An example of employ is working in a school.
An example of employ is for a couple to hire a babysitter to watch their children.
An example of employ is to put writing skills to use to write a book.
Employed a pen to open the package; employed her skills in the new job.
To employ oneself in study.
Mining employs fewer men now.
The school district has six thousand teachers in its employ.
Yesterday our local garage employed a new mechanic.
Employed several months in learning Swahili.
In the employ of the city.
Origin of employ
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition