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clerk

1. clerk to the justices (in England) a legally qualified person who sits in court with lay justices to advise them on points of law
2. an employee of a court, legislature, board, corporation, etc., who keeps records and accounts, etc.
3. Brit a senior official of the House of Commons
4. a cleric
5. US and Canadian short for salesclerk
6. Archaic a scholar
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Employers agent (incorporating quantity surveying, Clerk of works and cdmc/pd service), Colville phase 2 - variation of contract
Billy Cook "He was clerk of works at the Duke of Buccleuch's estate after he came out of the RAF.
Within 10 years he was clerk of works to the school board and supervised the building of the Central School, Calf Close Schools in Jarrow, and Hebburn Quay School.
About five years ago while employed as clerk of works for Stockton Council, I was approached by a tenant asking if her second bedroom window could be altered.
Class 1 trade courses last about 6 months, and Soldiers identified as having technical aptitude are then considered for clerk of works training.
The clerk of works for a major pounds 3m renewal scheme on the A55 in North Wales was killed last August when he inexplicably stepped through cones into a live lane of traffic and was hit by a car.
Her colleague Bob Baker, is a licenciate of the Institute of Clerk of Works.
They moved to Huddersfield in the 1960s, when Mr Parkin became clerk of works in the highways department of the former Huddersfield Borough Council.
Seamus's ghost-busting efforts followed a bet from Brian Grennan, Wicklow County Council's clerk of works on the restoration.
Gray said of his working relationship with Duda: "I did some clerk of works for him when he built a development in Dumbarton Road when I was operating as an independent private clerk of works.
The City of Edinburgh Council wishes to appoint up to 10 organisations who deliver Clerk of Works Services to provide professional consultancy services for an undefined programme of construction, alteration, repair and maintenance works.
And he became clerk of works for the building of a new dairy for Reece's - part of the Lewis's group of companies - which was built behind the Adelphi Hotel.