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3423 EMPLOYMENT AGENTS AND LABOUR CONTRACTORS
 


    Employment agents and labour contractors match jobseekers with vacancies, find workers for employers and contract labour for particular projects at the request of enterprises and other, including government, institutions, or find places for jobseekers for a commission.

    Tasks include -

    (a) matching jobseekers with vacancies known to government job placement offices, or advising on training schemes;

    (b) finding workers for vacant posts against a commission from the employer or worker;

    (c) discussing with enterprises/organisations the needed skills and other characteristics of the workers to be employed or contracted:

    (d) finding workers with appropriate skills, etc., and undertaking the necessary formalities according to national or international regulations and requirements;

    (e) ensuring that the employment contracts meet legal requirements and signing them;

    (f) performing related tasks;

    (g) supervising other workers. Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Agent, employment

  • Contractor, labour

  • Officer, job placement


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.