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Synonyms for unskilled

Synonyms for unskilled

lacking the qualities, as efficiency or skill, required to produce desired results

Synonyms for unskilled

not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency

lacking professional skill or expertise

not doing a good job


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The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has defined unskilled workers as those employed in 'elementary' occupations.
In the first situation, the individual is offered the theoretical opportunity of working as an unskilled worker.
Sinha told 7DAYS: "The painful part is the plight of unskilled labourers.
In the Philippines, laborers and unskilled workers in the labor force account for the biggest portion of the employed -- some 12.
Abdullah Al-Sagheer, a Saudi associated with the small and medium enterprises sector, told Arab News that many expatriates buy visas for unskilled professions.
As the state government and local health districts hurtle towards a model of replacing skilled staff with unskilled staff, I am astounded by the speed at which the issues brought up by the Garling Report have been forgotten.
The proposal is based on three major issues and the official institutions have been invited to give their views on the possibility of introducing a quota system based on nationalities, limiting the number of unskilled labour and putting a cap on the number of years foreigners can spend in the country.
Whereas immigrants in the past became entrepreneurs often out of necessity due to a shortage of suitable labor market opportunities in view of their limited skills and discrimination against them, the recent waves of highly-skilled immigrants with advanced degrees, especially in the fields of science, technology, mathematics and engineering, the so-called "STEM" disciplines, while not immune from discrimination, have achieved enormous success because their motivations for becoming self-employed are typically vastly different from those of their unskilled counterparts.
Unskilled workers in many developed countries and especially in the United States have seen a significant decline in their relative wages, while at the same time international trade increased considerably.
Summary: A top Ministry of Interior official has denied media reports of a ban of tourist visas for unskilled workers.
The Bahrain Labour Union Free Federation (BLUFF), which was formed last Wednesday, wants separate pay grades for skilled and unskilled Bahrainis and expats.
This paper discusses the large reductions in full-time employment among unskilled Australian males that began in the 1970s and continued over the next three to four decades.
Dubai, Feb 18 (ANI): India's Ambassador in UAE MK Lokesh has said that the Indian Government is soon expected to set minimum wages for skilled and unskilled workers, wanting to work in the United Arab Emirates.
She outlines the unique pregroup processes of socially unskilled populations and provides a methodology for advancing social competence.
In the first stage, differentiated business services are combined and transformed into an aggregate service, which, together with unskilled labor, is used to produce the final good in the second stage.