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day labor

n.
Labor hired and paid by the day.

day laborer n.
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Seller states current workload can be handled by owner with occasional day labor when required.
Bulgarian Parliament has approved the one day labor contracts specifically for seasonal agricultural work.
In recent months, he had been known to frequent parks near the Eugene Mission as well as local day labor pickup and drop-off sites, Mueller said.
Another group that focuses on worker issues among African Americans and Latinos is Humboldt Park's San Lucas Workers Center, which organizes day labor workers.
Request for Proposals: Temporary / day labor services
The intervening two years were a nightmare familiar to the working poor: makeshift living quarters, frantic attempts to keep self and family together, patched-up and unreliable old cars, part-time jobs augmented by day labor and futile efforts to stay ahead of the bill collectors.
We're now building local leadership teams that can organize at day labor corners, in motels and hotels, and in communities.
Organic farming is an all day, every day labor intensive job, but it is without purpose if Georgia consumers don't value the effort enough to pay a realistic price for this commitment.
These alternative unions generally represent workers "at or below the poverty level" who toil in various trades and industries, including food service, home health care, domestic work, manufacturing and day labor.
217) Evictions and the transition to seasonal day labor proved a threat to the stability of this rural culture, though Whayne unfortunately gives little content to the "customs and rituals" sharecroppers and tenants were reluctant to abandon.
com can allow individuals to buy cheap local help, whether it be a house cleaner, gardener, general day labor or local movers to make everyday chores easier and less expensive than hiring a professional.
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