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Egon Teunissen (A.Hak Infranet) with ‘his’ students

Towards sustainable employability Research is underway at A.Hak Infranet. Its objective is to map work processes and job roles. One organisational interest these results will satisfy, is obtaining better insights in job role specifics to accommodate job reintegration. Absenteeism is difficult for all parties involved. Difficult for staff members who cannot carry out their work due to health complaints, and for the employer who misses his staff members and must pay increasing absenteeism costs. A successful reintegration, during which recovering staff members may carry out work appropriate to their temporary capabilities, is an important step on the way to returning to the job. Or, if that proves impossible, to a suitable alternative position. In a large organisation like A.Hak, there are laws of supply and demand. While one company searches

for a position to reintegrate a recovering staff member, another team might be looking for (temporary) reinforcement. A.Hak@work connects this supply and demand. A prerequisite of that is in-depth job role information. For instance, could a foreman at an A.Hak company easily support another A.Hak company in a similar capacity, or do these positions vary too much between companies? A team of students at the HAN University carried out a pilot survey at A.Hak Infranet. The reasoning for the foreman example, is to ask: what does a foreman in one company do, and how does this relate to the positions of the people with whom he works together? The overview this creates, helps our organisation to find suitable (temporary) positions for returning staff members, while also offering opportunities to those with a distance to the labour market.

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