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HSAS & North East EMS: April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2026

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ARTICLE 14 – STATUTORY HOLIDAYS

14.01     The Employer agrees to recognize the following Statutory Holidays:

New Year’s Day               Labour Day
Good Friday                     Thanksgiving Day
Easter Sunday                 Victoria Day
Remembrance Day         Canada Day
Christmas Day                 Saskatchewan Day
Boxing Day                       Family Day

and any other day proclaimed as a public holiday by the Provincial Government.

14.02     Full-Time Employees

               (a)     Public Holiday on A Scheduled Work Day

Employees required to be on duty on any of the aforementioned holidays shall be paid at the rate of one and a half times (1½) their regular rate of pay for the regular hours worked, plus time off with pay equal to eight (8) hours. Such time shall be granted within four (4) weeks before or after the week in which the holiday occurs. If time off is not practical, the Employee shall receive payment in lieu at their regular rate unless it is mutually agreed between the Employer and Employee to extend the period in which the holiday may be taken.

               (b)     Public Holiday on Day Off/Vacation

Where a Public Holiday falls on an employee’s day(s) off, or during the employee’s annual vacation period, such employee shall receive an additional day off with pay in lieu thereof.

Wherever possible, a day off in lieu of a Public Holiday shall, unless otherwise requested by the employee, be taken with regular days off, as mutually agreed upon by the Employee and the Employee’s Supervisor.

14.03     Part-Time and Casual Employees

                (a)     Public Holiday on a Scheduled Work Day

Part-Time and Casual employees required to work on a Public Holiday as set out in Article 14.01 shall receive:

(i)     one and one-half times (1½) their regular rate of pay for the hours worked that day: and

(ii)     holiday pay calculated by using the average of the daily hours worked in the preceding four weeks.

                (b)     Public Holiday on Scheduled Day Off/Vacation

Where a public holiday falls on a Full-Time or Casual Employee’s scheduled day(s) off, or during the employee’s annual vacation period, such employee shall receive holiday pay in accordance with 14.03(a)(ii) above.

14.04     Overtime Pay on a Public Holiday

An employee required to work in excess of the regular hours of work on the day of a public holiday shall be paid at two (2) times the regular rate of pay.

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