nine-to-five job

nine-to-five job

a job with normal daytime hours. I wouldn't want a nine-to-five job. I like the freedom I have as my own boss. I used to work nights, but now I have a nine-to-five job.
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He doesnt work a typical nine-to-five job, so he understands how people want to have options for celebrating if they cant make it work on Feb.
IANS Gaurav (Sidharth Malhotra), an Indian boy settled in Miami, with a secure nine-to-five job, his own sprawling house and mini-van, is every inch the"sundar and susheel" boy any parent would want for their daughter.
It's not a nine-to-five job, so expect shift work, including early mornings, evenings and weekends.
RECORD numbers of people are turning away from a nine-to-five job in favour of more flexible and independent ways of working, a study finds.
It's more common than ever to have friends who not only have a nine-to-five job but who have a five-to-nine gig too.
In today's business world, you can't have a nine-to-five job in which you just show up and get your work done.
com/bhutanese-jewelry-designer-celebrating-bhutanese-art/) Yeewong in February, Rabgye said that she left her regular nine-to-five job to make her foray in designing.
For some time it did not dawn on me how little, in those days, the often harrowing and hazardous work of social workers was valued - not until I realised that young receptionists in the department who had a nine-to-five job were on a higher grade and received a larger salary than a social worker.
She said: "They have the same passion and commitment over there and they're animal lovers, too, It's not a nine-to-five job so you couldn't do it if you didn't enjoy it - you have to be committed.
Meet social services team on call night and day to solve our problems SOCIAL workers don't have a nine-to-five job and are on call to deal with emergency requests throughout the day or night.
Farming never was a nine-to-five job, and now with the economic situation, it's even worse.
Its members exist to fight wars, pure and simple, and the normal rules of a nine-to-five job simply do not apply.
Dubai Vera Corneille has a nine-to-five job at the moment, but that was not the case three years ago.
But outside of his nine-to-five job he can be found pounding the beat in uniform.