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Origin of on-the-job
Words nearby on-the-job
Example sentences from the Web for on-the-job
With the right person in the right job, the need for on-the-job support is diminished.Hiring People With Disabilities Isn’t Just the Right Thing to Do—It’s Good for Business|Elizabeth Picciuto|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the process, we've shut down other, traditional sources of mobility, like on-the-job experience.
Human capital, for example, is built through public education, private education, and on-the-job training in the private sector.
Few workers have professional school training; most acquire their skills through short courses or on-the-job training.
On-the-job training, however, does provide a means for mobility within the industrial labor force.
It's just on-the-job training—you go out with old officers and learn how to dust for prints and take pictures and fingerprints.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
They found the on-the-job engineering office for the ship in a small dome half a mile from the construction dock.The Cosmic Computer|Henry Beam Piper
Idioms and Phrases with on-the-job
At work, busy, as in We've got three men on the job. [Late 1800s]
Paying close attention, alert, as in Trust Jim to find out the details—he's always on the job.