Danchenko Svetlana Anatolyevna – Candidate of Psychology, lecturer of the Department of Psychophysiology and Psychology of Labor in Special Conditions, Humanitarian Institute, G.I. Nevolskoi Marine state University (Vladivostok).
The results of investigations into structural - cognitive, motivational and emotional - components of attitude that personnel in the customs service take towards labor are presented in the article. Data collected experimentally and analyzed can become both a base for following studies of problem areas in labor relations among government employees and good experience for practicing psychologists.
Key words: human labor activity, attitude to labor, structural components of attitude to labor.