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File #: 18-0106    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 1/9/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 1/23/2018 Final action: 1/23/2018
Title: Human Resources recommending the Board: 1) Approve and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 005-2018 to amend the Salary Schedule effective December 23, 2017 (Pay Period 1) for the classifications of Mental Health Driver-X Help, Park Operations Assistant-EH, Probation Transport Driver, and Transportation Officer-X Help, to be in compliance with the new California minimum wage rate, which took effect January 1, 2018; and 2) Authorize Human Resources and the Payroll Division of the Auditor/Controller’s Office to implement retroactive pay to any affected employees. FUNDING: Various.
Attachments: 1. Executed Resolution 005-2018, 2. A - Min Wage Reso 2018 01-23-18
Related files: 14-0936
Title
Human Resources recommending the Board:
1) Approve and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 005-2018 to amend the Salary Schedule effective December 23, 2017 (Pay Period 1) for the classifications of Mental Health Driver-X Help, Park Operations Assistant-EH, Probation Transport Driver, and Transportation Officer-X Help, to be in compliance with the new California minimum wage rate, which took effect January 1, 2018; and
2) Authorize Human Resources and the Payroll Division of the Auditor/Controller’s Office to implement retroactive pay to any affected employees.

FUNDING: Various.
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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION
Human Resources Department recommending the following:
1) The Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Resolution to amend the Salary Schedule effective December 23, 2017 (Pay Period 1) for the classifications of Mental Health Driver-X Help, Park Operations Assistant-EH, Probation Transport Driver, and Transportation Officer-X Help, to be in compliance with the new California minimum wage rate, which took effect January 1, 2018.
2) The Board authorize the Human Resources Department and the Payroll Division of the Auditor/Controller’s Office to implement retroactive pay to any affected employees. (Note: this will impact one employee who is being hired in Pay Period 2 and will result in a 15 cents per hour increase.)

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
On April 4, 2016, the Governor of California signed legislation raising the minimum wage for all industries (Senate Bill 3, amending section 1182.12 of the California Labor Code). Effective January 1, 2018, the minimum wage in California increases from $10.50 per hour to $11.00 per hour.

On December 5, 2017 (Legistar Item 14-0936), the Board approved to amend the Salary Schedule effective December 23, 2017 (Pay Period 1) for two (2) Extra Help classifications that were paid the minimum wage at step 1, Student Intern - X Help and General Trainee - X Help. Due to an oversight of the Human Resources...

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