13.01 Salary Scale
The salary scale applicable to employees shall be set out hereinafter in the Wage Schedule. The Employer may start a newly hired employee at a rate above Step 1 of the Wage Schedule in the event that the new employee has previous and recognized experience and/or education, provided the rate for the newly hired employee is not greater than another employee with equivalent and/or comparable education or experience.
13.02 Payroll Deductions
Current deductions shall be made as required by federal and provincial legislation and no other deduction may be made without written consent of the employee concerned except as otherwise provided for in this Agreement.
13.03 Payroll Errors
Any payroll error shall be rectified as soon as practical.
13.04 Increment Date
(a) Full-time employees shall be eligible for increments annually from their date of fulltime employment.
(b) Part time and casual employees shall be eligible for one full increment upon completion of one thousand eight hundred and twenty (1820) hours worked.
(c) Part time and casual employees, in addition to 13.04(b), shall have their hours worked on standby count towards an increment.
(d) For the purposes of calculating standby hours towards increment advancement, the number of hours on standby per week shall be divided by three (3). That number shall be added to the total in (b) above.