Article 24 - Vacation leave with pay

ARTICLE 24

VACATION LEAVE WITH PAY 

Accumulation of Vacation Leave Credits

 

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24.02 An employee shall earn vacation leave credits at the following rate for each calendar month during which the employee receives pay for at least seventy-five (75) hours:

 

(a) nine decimal three seven five (9.375) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate until the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s eighth (8th)  fifth (5th) year of service occurs; (fifteen (15) days per year)

 

(b) twelve decimal five (12.5) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s eighth (8th)  fifth (5th) year of service occurs; (twenty (20) days per year)

 

(c) thirteen decimal seven five (13.75) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s sixteenth (16th) fifteenth (15th) year of service occurs; (twenty-two (22) days per year)

 

(d) fourteen decimal three seven five (14.375) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s seventeenth (17th) year of service occurs; (twenty-three (23) days per year)

 

(e) fifteen decimal six two five (15.625) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s eighteenth (18th) year of service occurs; (twenty-five (25) days per year)

 

(f) sixteen decimal eight seven five (16.875) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s twenty-seventh (27th)  twenty-fifth (25th) year of service occurs; (twenty-seven (27) days per year)

 

(g) eighteen decimal seven five (18.75) hours at the employee’s straight-time hourly rate commencing with the month in which the anniversary of the employee’s twenty-eighth (28th) year of service occurs; (thirty (30) days per year)

 

(h) leave will be scheduled on an hourly basis with the hours debited for each day of vacation leave being the same as the hours the employee would have been scheduled to work on that day or portion thereof;