The standard work week for full-time employees consists of forty (40) hours unless otherwise specified by the Board of Supervisors. The appointing authority shall fix the hours of work with regard for public con­venience and State and County laws. Part-time employees shall work such hours and schedules as the Board and the appointing authority shall prescribe.

Except as provided below, the regular workweek shall consist of forty (40) hours within a seven (7) day workweek which begins Sunday morning at 12:00 a.m., and ends Saturday night at 11:59 p.m.

For employees working a 9/80 work schedule (with a regular day off every other week), each employee’s designated work week shall begin exactly four (4) hours after the start of their eight (8) hour shift on the day of the week that corresponds to the employee’s alternating regular day off.