essential job functions

Definition of "essential job functions"
  1. The basic duties that are vital to perform a job, which an employee, with a disability or not, must be able to do, even if reasonable accommodations are needed as per the Americans with Disabilities Act
How to use "essential job functions" in a sentence
  1. Though the candidate had a visual impairment, she was capable of performing the essential job functions.
  2. Under the law, a reasonable accommodation should be provided so an employee can fulfill the essential job functions.
  3. Despite his disability, he was able to complete the essential job functions of his job.

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