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Navigation: Jim2 Functions > Jobs > Job Footer > Labour Tab

Add Labour to a Job

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To quickly add labour to an object (in this example, job), locate the job and click Edit. Now select the Labour icon in the job footer.


add labour


A screen similar to the one shown above will open. Click Add Labour. If necessary, you can adjust the start and end times (including the date), the Performed By name and the type of labour. You can also add an optional comment.


Add new labour


You can also quickly add labour time by selecting the blue bar in the Labour grid and dragging it to the time you require:


labour slider



When first opened, the New Labour screen shows the default labour entry (hours) that you have pre-defined in Options.



Spell checker is usable within key text entry areas such as the Comment grid and New Labour screens.


Among the auto-correct options is the ability to turn on or off the auto-complete function.



Right click options in Comment grid


autocorrect options



Spellcheck settings are per user.


Further information:

Labour Types


Labour Tab

Labour Entry Screen

Add Labour to a Job

Add Billable Labour to a Job

Include Labour in Cost When Manufacturing

Export Actual Labour

Export Labour Hours from a Job

Labour Timers