blue-collar worker

(redirected from Blue Collar)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Idioms.
Related to Blue Collar: White Collar Worker

blue-collar worker

American synonym for a manual worker. The contradistinction involved is with WHITE-COLLAR WORKER.
References in periodicals archive ?
This is why during todays Blue Collar Caucus meeting with General Motors and Toyota, I was pleased to have the opportunity to discuss the importance of these jobs, the industrys vision for the jobs they will offer in the future, and how to ensure blue collar workers are not left behind as our economy continues to compete on a global scale.
According to the minister, the jobs created were mostly blue collar jobs, which is the main hub in the present day employment generation.
TPT Global Tech (OTCBB: TPTW) announces it has partnered with Blue Collar Productions, Inc.
In his book Working Class: Challenging Myths about Blue Collar Labor, Jeff Torlina explores how different workers answer these questions, along with many others relating to blue- and white-collar workers, and seeks to provide ideas to form the basis for new norms from which a more equal class system may emerge.
Other branches of SmartLife include: SmartIdol, a platform to identify talented artists, dancers and singers in Dubai's workforce, SmartCup, a cricket tournament that helps bridge the dichotomy between blue collar and white collar workers, and the Sapna Project, which grants scholarships to children of blue collar workers.
IBN-Lokmat brings to you the unseen, miserable story of the South Asian blue collar workers living in the Gulf Countries in 'khatatil Vethbigari' on Reportz on 3rd of August, Sunday, at 11:30 am and 8.
The company hired Blue Collar Interactive to give the brand a fresh look and voice.
com is a web and mobile based startup dedicated to bringing job opportunities to the informal blue collar job sector.
We want to be an advocate for any effort to end breed discriminatory legislation and educate the public about the plight of this breed at the hands of abusers,” said Kristin Waters, Co-Founder, Project Blue Collar.
Escueta, said the amendment focused on the replacement from the three sets of t-shirt for PNP personnel on bike patrol - set A: blue gray with dark blue collar worn on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays; set B: navy blue with dark blue collar worn on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays; and, set C: white with dark blue collar worn on Sundays, to the PNP patrol shirt.
The new scheme aims at providing a social security net to around five million blue collar Indian workers employed in 17 (ECR) countries.
Most blue collar workers in the Persian Gulf Arab states are migrant laborers hired on a contract basis from South Asian countries such as India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal, and strikes are rare.