graveyard shift


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graveyard shift

[′grāv‚yärd ‚shift]
(industrial engineering)
The shift of workers that begins at or around midnight; the last shift of the day.
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How many of us realize, however, that many of these same consequences (and many others) affect those who work a regular 40 hour week on graveyard shift? One of the primary reasons for this pertains to our body's need to maintain a delicate balance of chemicals for good physical and emotional health.
The school, which was featured in the movie "Good Will Hunting" as the location where Robin Williams' character is an instructor, offered free coffee, tea and chocolate chip cookies during the first graveyard shift class.
So will this be enough to keep your delegates awake and attentive during the 'graveyard shift'?
One day during class, I got a message that the fire department needed a dispatcher to fill in on the graveyard shift. Naturally, I jumped at the chance.
The school's first-of-its-kind graveyard shift class is the result of the request of instructor Jason Caudill and some of his students.
CASE FACTS: Edean Sizar, an LVN, worked for E.&J Gallo Winery (Gallo) at its medical facility on the "graveyard shift" from 11:45 p.m.
It's possible, even probable, that nighttime noise and light changes benefit staff working the graveyard shift, creating a more stimulating environment that helps workers stay awake.
Apples threw down a few back lips, frontside nosegrinds and front lips on a gap to bench in Martin before watching the graveyard shift street cleaners pack up and the birds bathe in sidewalk pavement puddles.
Then, on the graveyard shift, the swing-shift supervisor would remain, while the day-shift supervisor went home for her day off, and the security director reported in as the fresh supervisor.
Lastly, Boyd argued that the eating options to graveyard shift employees were not as plentiful.
While working the graveyard shift 45 to 80 feet below Hollywood Boulevard in 1994, he saw a glint of white through dirt flying from his tunnel-digging machine.