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personnel department Line breaks: per¦son|nel de¦part|ment

Definition of personnel department in English:


The part of an organization concerned with the appointment, training, and welfare of employees.
Example sentences
  • Policymakers designed seminars to educate the country's top management and their personnel departments about aging workers.
  • Accommodation officers at local universities and colleges, and personnel departments at big employers in your area will often help find someone suitable.
  • It used to be that staff in personnel departments talked to people.

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