Definition

Job scope

Job scope the number of different tasks required in a job and the frequency with which those tasks are repeated.

For instance, a dental hygienist’s job could be enlarged so that in addition to cleaning teeth, he or she is taking patients’ files, re-filling them when finished, and sanitizing and storing instrument.

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