AFSCME & SEIU Extra Help MOU Section 7.1: Authorization

All compensable overtime must be authorized by the department head or his/her designated representative in advance of being worked. If prior authorization is not feasible because of emergency conditions, a confirming authorization must be made on the next regular working day following the date on which the overtime was worked. Overtime worked must be in the job classification in which the person provides extra-help services, or in a classification for which the extra-help employee is authorized higher pay for work in a higher classification.