Definition of 'supervisor'
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Others will be given training and jobs as store supervisors. The Sun (2013)They had been used by his factory supervisors for three years. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Being a good banking supervisor is not easy at the best of times. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The trouble is that setting performance targets for managers and supervisors gives a rather different picture. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Serving hot food rather than cold requires more lunchtime supervisor staff. The Sun (2016)It is the job of supervisors to get the best out of the people in their charge. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The retired factory supervisor can now make out shapes with his eyes closed. The Sun (2015)So what is the lesson for the manager or supervisor? Times, Sunday Times (2014) Managers and supervisors occupy a contradictory class location between the bourgeoisie and the proletariat. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)It is to merge its department manager and supervisor positions into a single group of team managers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We were able to say sorry but our supervisor says we have to take his van off him. The Sun (2010)Eurozone leaders agreed to fix the framework of a new banking supervisor by the end of the year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)How well do they transfer out to the workplace where managers and supervisors will be looking for improved performance? Training with N.L.P. (1994)In one school two bouncers were given permanent jobs as classroom supervisors but one was disciplined after clashing with staff. The Sun (2009)Popular at the factory where she worked as a supervisor, she also had a boyfriend. The Sun (2009)In addition to bringing us up, she worked as a supervisor in a nappy factory. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is the supervisor's job to be in the middle. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)The rest are managers, supervisors and other office staff. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The union called a meeting, during which members voted unanimously to refuse to work under those supervisors. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsIt wants to act as a Europe-wide supervisor to catch banking problems before national governments resort to bailouts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Purpose Asked if current requirement that all street work operatives and supervisors must hold specific qualifications could be removed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many are sent home because there is no one to watch them, or because supervisors refuse to work at weekends. Times, Sunday Times (2006)After retiring he worked as a supervisor of the national team and ran a car dealership in São Paulo. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A spokeswoman said: 'The firms should be able to provide feedback on how well you are doing your job as a supervisor. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'supervisor'
British English: supervisor /ˈsuːpəˌvaɪzə/ NOUN
A supervisor is a person who supervises activities or people, especially workers or students.
...a supervisor at a factory.
- American English: supervisor
- Arabic: مُشْرِف
- Brazilian Portuguese: supervisor
- Chinese: 导师
- Croatian: nadglednik
- Czech: dozor osoba
- Danish: tilsynsførende
- Dutch: supervisor
- European Spanish: supervisor
- Finnish: valvoja
- French: superviseur
- German: Aufseher
- Greek: επόπτης
- Italian: supervisore
- Japanese: 監督者
- Korean: 감독자
- Norwegian: veileder
- Polish: nadzorca
- European Portuguese: supervisor
- Romanian: supraveghetor
- Russian: руководитель
- Spanish: supervisor
- Swedish: handledare
- Thai: หัวหน้างานที่ควบคุมดูแล
- Turkish: amir iş
- Ukrainian: керівник
- Vietnamese: người giám sát
Definition of supervisor from the Collins English Dictionary
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