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SUPERVISOR. An overseer; a surveyor.
     2. There are officers who bear this name whose duty it is to take care of the highways.

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If appropriate, the case manager, employee, employee's supervisor and doctor discuss the possibility of the employee performing alternative duties until he or she is ready to assume regular duties again.
target frontline supervisors as your most important communication priority
Others of more importance to the supervisors were added.
If a supervisor knows of any change, or if questions about the original standard arise, a simple phone call to the analyst should bring sufficient information to quickly resolve the issue and/or get a current analysis started.
For the purposes of this study, a natural support approach refers to enhancing or linking individuals to existing social supports in the work environment that are available either informally (from co-workers and peers on the job) or formally (from supervisors and company sponsored training programs).
In a county as large as Los Angeles, constituents, businesses and even local governments rely very heavily on the supervisors to help solve problems and address concerns if bottlenecks occur," said George Passantino, a senior fellow at the Reason Institute.
In Ellerth, the plaintiff alleged that she was subjected to numerous and repeated offensive remarks and boorish behavior on the part of a supervisor in the company for which she worked.
In other states there are one or more full-time people, while in still other states there is one person identified, but that person is only a guidance and counseling supervisor part of the time because of other duties assigned.
The employer objected claiming that, under the National Labor Relations Act, the six registered nurses employed at Caney Creek were supervisors and not eligible to be included in a collective bargaining unit.
The Court found that all nurses who direct lesser skilled employees in the performance of their duties may be considered to be supervisors, and are therefore not protected by Federal labor law.
1987) who noted three primary response modes in ethical decision-making: (a) non-conscious awareness, where the individual responds without awareness of the ethic involved; (b) conscious self-awareness, where the counselor thinks about the ethic involved; or (c) consultation, where the counselor refers to a code of ethics, or consults with a colleague, supervisor, or professional group.
Antonovich said the Board of Supervisors was to blame for the problems because it had not adequately funded the Sheriff's Department in prior years.

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