work shift


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Noun1.work shift - the time period during which you are at work
hours - a period of time assigned for work; "they work long hours"
workday, working day - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wage; "they work an 8-hour day"
go, spell, tour, turn - a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
trick - a period of work or duty
watch - a period of time (4 or 2 hours) during which some of a ship's crew are on duty
day shift - the work shift during the day (as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
evening shift, swing shift - the work shift during the evening (as 4 p.m. to midnight)
graveyard shift, night shift - the work shift during the night (as midnight to 8 a.m.)
split shift - a working shift divided into two periods of time with several hours in between
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The system can stage a full work shift of tablets and then automatically move and dump the barrels.
The design offers benefits to food processors including improved logistics and process efficiencies and labor savings of three-to-four full-time employees per work shift.
Just one work shift in a smoky Oregon bar led to increased levels of a biomarker for a carcinogen in the urine of bar wait staff, researchers from the Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Public Health Division have reported.
The employer shall maintain in the workplace copies of the required material safety data sheets for each hazardous chemical and shall ensure that they are readily accessible during each work shift to employees when they are in their work area(s).
You also are not required to pay employees additional compensation when they have to work a day that is not part of their regular schedule or to work longer than a certain regular shift, even if the employee has to work more than the hours during a single work shift.
Desperate to continue dancing, Koresh fought the army hierarchy, finally convincing a commanding officer to reassign him to a base closer to home and dance classes, He recalls how, after finishing each day's work shift, "I would climb through a fence, run to a highway, and hitchhike to get to the studio in Tel Aviv.
Prior to each work shift there is a detailed safety briefing, said Athey.
I might have cried on my mandatory work shift even if I hadn't been chopping bushels of pungent leeks while in the smoke from the kitchen fire.
Thirty-nine male boilermakers were monitored throughout a work shift.
All the modern machines are user friendly, are simple to operate and are comfortable to sit in through a work shift.
Discussions with supervisory personnel from the Spokane Police Department, as well as other experts, indicate that the minimum expected productivity of a traffic officer is 10 citations per work shift, regardless of other duties, such as responding to emergencies, testifying in court, conducting crash investigations, or providing motorist assistance.