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1

munkaközvetítőnél regisztrál

to register at a job centre

A classmate of mine did not want to register at a job centre, but when he did, he found a job in two weeks with their help.

2

előmeneteli kilátások

prospects of promotion

Although the prospects of promotion are not great if you work as a teacher, quite a few people still choose teaching as a career.

3

átképzésen vesz részt

to retrain

When my sister lost her job as a teacher, she retrained as a gardener, but she hasn't found a job yet.

4

rövid időre alkalmaz

to hire

Since I had been unemployed for a long time, I was happy to be hired to paint my neighbour's walls.

5

kineveze vkit vminek

to appoint sb as sth

My father was appointed head of department after having worked for two years at his present job.

6

elégedett a munkával

job satisfaction

I think it is true that job satisfaction increases productivity, so the employer should pay a lot of attention to it.

7

cég/társaság

firm/company

Though big firms may offer better job security, many people would like to work for a small company in a more relaxed atmosphere.

8

éves értékelés

yearly appraisal

Yearly appraisals can help an employee to develop, and they also provide useful information for the employer.

9

állást elfoglal

to take up a post

Taking up your post is a great joy if you have been unemployed for a long period.

10

egyéni vállalkozó

self-employed

A lot of hairdressers and painter-decorators are self-employed, partly because they want flexible working hours.

11

állásinterjú

job interview

At my sister's job interview at a call centre, she had to answer the phone in two foreign languages, in addition to Hungarian.

12

nyugdíjba küld vkit

to pension sb off

When there's a recession, some state employees, like teachers, police officers, and postal workers may get pensioned off.

13

nettó/bruttú jövedelem

net/gross earnings

At the very beginning of their careers, some people mistake their gross earnings for their net earnings, and get into debt.

14

munkahelyi légkör

working atmosphere

Even the most boring jobs are easier to do if the colleagues are nice and there is a good working atmosphere.

15

jövedelemadót fizet

to pay income tax

When you work, you have to make sure that you pay your income tax.

16

alkalmi munka

casual work

When unemployment is high, a lot of people can only find casual work, if any, especially in the poorest regions.

17

munkáltatói juttatások

fringe benefits

Some people get mobile phones or cars as fringe benefits, but most firms give luncheon vouchers.

18

végkielégítést kap

to get redundancy pay

My uncle got substantial redundancy pay when he was fired, and bought a bakery.

19

kihívásokkal megbírkózik

to meet challanges

When choosing a career, many consider meeting exciting challanges more important than salary.

20

alapképzettség

basic qualifications

In modern western societies jobs that only require basic qualifications are often filled by immigrants.

21

fizetett szabadság

paid holiday

It would be hard to cope with work without paid holidays which offer the chance to relay and recharge your batteries.

22

nyugdíjat kap

to draw a pension

Those who draw their pensions earlier than the retirement age, usually get a reduced amount.

23

jutalom, prémium

bonus

Giving a bonus is quite an effective way to motivate employees, especially if it is combined with a positive appraisal.

24

megélhetési költségek

cost of living

Although salaries and wages are often higher abroad, the cost of living,g especially housing costs, can be prohibitively high, too.

25

felelősség, feladatkör

responsibility

Hiring and firing is the responsibility of the HR manager, so it's quite a stressful job.

26

szűkített listára felvesz

to shortlist

I was shortlisted last week, so I hope to get the job I applied for.

27

bizonytalan/biztos munka

insecury/steady job

My cousin says he is very happy to be a traffic warden because, though the job is neither comfortable nor glamorous, it is a steady job.

28

jelölt/pályázó

candidate/applicant

At a job interview the applicants usually have to talk to a panel of interviewers.

29

szülési szabadság

maternity leave

After a year on maternity leave, it was quite difficultl for me to make up for the lost time at my workplace.