This Agreement for Employment
is made on this _____ day of _______ (month), ___ (year), by and between
_________________________ (hereinafter referred to as "Employer") and
________________________________ (hereinafter referred to as "Employee").
The Employer shall employ
Employee subject to the following terms and conditions.
1. Employment for the above Employee shall commence on ___________
2. The following duties and responsibilities shall be competently
performed by the Employee: _____________________________________________________________________
In addition to the duties
stated above, the Employee shall perform such further and other
duties required by the
3. The Employee shall work _______ through _______ from ____ A.M. to
____ P.M. and such additional hours as
are required by the Employer for the Employee to competently
perform the duties of his
position. The Employee shall use his or
her best efforts on behalf of the Employer.
4. The Employee shall comply with all stated standards of
performance, policies, rules, and regulations.
A company manual containing a more complete explanation of many of these
standards has been given to the Employee.
At this time, Employee acknowledges receipt of this Company manual. The Employee shall also comply with such
future Employer policies, rules, regulations, performance standards and manuals
as may be published or amended from time to time.
5. Employment under this Agreement shall commence on ________
(date), and shall
terminate on _______ (date),
unless terminated prior to such time for cause.
6. The Employer shall make payment to the Employee a set amount as
compensation for services rendered. The
Employee agrees to accept the sum of __________ ($______) per year, payable
[choose one] (weekly, biweekly, monthly, bimonthly) in the amount of
___________ ($______). In addition to
the above compensation, the Employee will be entitled to the following
7. This contract of employment may terminate upon the occurrence of
any of the following events: (a) the death of the Employee; (b) the failure of
the Employee to perform his duties satisfactorily after notice or warning
thereof; (c) for just cause based upon nonperformance of duties by Employee;
(d) economic reasons of the Employer which may arise during the term of this
Agreement and which may be beyond the control of the Employer.
8. The Employee shall not, at any time during the period hereof, and
for ____ years from the date of termination of this Agreement, directly or
indirectly, within a geographic area of _____ miles, engage in, or become
involved in any business competitive or similar to that of the Employer.
9. This Agreement may not be assigned without prior notice by either
party. Such assignment is subject to
the mutual consent and approval of any such assignment.
10. This Agreement constitutes the complete understanding between the
parties, unless amended by a subsequent written instrument signed by the
employer and employee. Any dispute
under this contract shall be required to be resolved by binding arbitration of
the parties hereto. Each party shall
select one arbitrator and both arbitrators shall select a third. The arbitration shall be governed by the
rules of the American Arbitration Association then in force and effect.
Employer’s Signature Employee’s Signature