job sharing


: a situation in which two people share the work, hours, and pay of one job
Job sharing is becoming more common.
a job-sharing arrangement

Examples of job sharing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And many businesses are offering more job flexibility and job sharing to keep their most experienced employees around. Sander Van ‘t Noordende, Forbes, 13 Nov. 2023 Programs that support innovators through role coverage, pay guarantees, job sharing, innovation stipends and incentives support all colleagues, but especially women who may find their prime innovation years are also caregiving years. John M. Bremen, Forbes, 7 Mar. 2023

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“Job sharing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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