Paid Holidays are the actual days these holidays fall on:
- New Year's Day
- Alberta Family Day
- Good Friday
- Easter Monday
- Victoria Day
- Canada Day
- Heritage Day (civic holiday)
- Labour Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Remembrance Day
- Christmas Day
Where a paid holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the paid holiday will be observed on the following Monday. These are considered 'Designated Paid Days Off' and are treated as a 'Rest Day' under the terms of the Collective Agreement. Visit Statutory Holidays and Winter Closure for this years' dates.
Department Responsibilities: Holiday Pay
The department will have to determine whether an employee qualifies for holiday pay. In doing so, the department will determine the following;
- regular day of work
- regular days pay
For all Operating Funded Support Staff:
(Paid Holiday and Meal Allowance and Breaks)
Working on a Holiday
Meal allowances and breaks are not applicable when the employee works on the statutory holiday.
Working on the Designated Day Off
Treated as a Rest Day and the OT rates plus meal allowance and breaks apply.