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Workers in short-term employment

Workers who hold explicit or implicit contracts of employment which are expected to last longer than the period used to define “casual workers", but shorter than the one used to define "regular employees".
Source Definition
ILO 1993 - Resolution concerning the International Classification of Status in Employment.

Travailleurs à court terme

Personnes titulaires d’un contrat de travail explicite ou implicite qui est supposé durer plus longtemps que la période utilisée pour définir les «salariés occasionnels» mais moins longtemps que celle utilisée pour définir les «salariés réguliers».
Source de la définition
ILO 1993 - Résolution concernant la Classification internationale d’après la situation dans la profession.

Trabajadores a corto plazo

Trabajadores que tienen contratos de trabajo implícitos o explícitos con una duración prevista mayor a la establecida para definir a los «trabajadores ocasionales», pero más corta que la utilizada para definir a los «asalariados regulares».
Fuente(s) de la definición
ILO 1993 - Resolución sobre la Clasificación Internacional de la Situación en el Empleo.