jobsworth
jobsworth
Noun
1. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
he's a real jobsworthes muy cuadriculado en su trabajo
jobsworth [ˈdʒɒbzwɜːθ]
noun
(Britain) empleado excesivamente legalista con respecto a las normativas que rigen su trabajo
A surly jobsworth alerted security I made this suggestion on a BBC radio programme recently and the BBC jobsworths edited it out
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