CONTINGENT EMPLOYEE By N., Sam M.S. - 0 a worker which is employed on a short-term basis to work on certain jobs. CONTINGENT EMPLOYEE: "Her resume was full of jobs, for all of which she was a contingent employee." Related Psychology Terms MONOTONY Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL MUSIC AND WORK Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development PMDD: Can It Be Cured? ADOLESCENCE (Theories) LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "CONTINGENT EMPLOYEE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contingent-employee/ (accessed December 5, 2022).