Gray Collar Worker

An employee who has both a desk job—white collar work—and performs physical labour—blue collar work
Example Construction supervisors
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Those are the jobs of gray collar workers - the plumbers, electricians and pipe fitters who can transfer their skills from other industries to new green technologies.
This finding is important for carriers and producers," says Brazzell, "because the factors that motivate professional and managerial employees to buy are somewhat different from those given by blue and gray collar workers.
They are generally blue or gray collar workers who are privately employed subcontractors or corporate employees on per diem allowances or restricted expense accounts.