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English translation: Standby

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German term or phrase:Springer
English translation:Standby
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11:56 Apr 11, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Springer
from a reference: Springer fuer die Aufgabengebiete Fertigungssteuerung und Disposition...
Thanks for any help
johanna
shop runner ? standby man?
Explanation:
I think I'm correct in assuming that this refers to a job description? My Jeep dealer calls his go-for guys "shop runners" (these are the guys who drive customers back and forth, pick up parts, basically run any errand that needs to be run).

And Schäfer, Hyperbook Wirtschaftsenglisch, lists
Springer m
(IndE) standby/swing . . . man

See if either fits into your context. HTH!
Selected response from:

Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:29
Grading comment
"Standby"- sounds just like the right thing. Many thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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shop runner ? standby man?


Explanation:
I think I'm correct in assuming that this refers to a job description? My Jeep dealer calls his go-for guys "shop runners" (these are the guys who drive customers back and forth, pick up parts, basically run any errand that needs to be run).

And Schäfer, Hyperbook Wirtschaftsenglisch, lists
Springer m
(IndE) standby/swing . . . man

See if either fits into your context. HTH!


Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:29
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
Grading comment
"Standby"- sounds just like the right thing. Many thanks!
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