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Job application vocabulary

Life skills vocabulary
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marital status
Whether you are married, single, divorded, or widowed
widowed
This means that your husband or wife has died
felony
a serious crime
area code
The first three numbers in a phone number. For example (323) 993 1700. 323 is the __________
zip code
five numbers in an address that helps mail get delivered. For example, The ________for Hollywood is 90028
dependents
People in your family who need you to help them, such as children.
employer
The person or company that you work for is your ______________.
notify
To let someone know something or to give information.
position
A job title or responsibility, such as manager, clerk, chef, etc...
previous
Happening before
experience
The skills and knowledge you have gotten from your past
gender
male or female
shift
The amount of time you work in a day. For example, you may work the 9 to 5 ________.
present
Something that is happening now
duty
work that you are supposed to do. Your responsibility.
supervisor
A person in charge, such as a boss or manager
WPM
Means "words per minute." The number of words a person can type in a minute.
references
People who know you well enough to recommend you for a job
social security number
the number given to you by the government in order to provide you with services, such as unemployment benefits and welfare.
full time
working 32 or more hours in a week
part time
working less than 32 hours in a week
salary
The amount of money a person makes (by hour, week, month, or year)
previous
happening before
expiration
the date when something ends.
promotion
moving up to a better position in your job.