The Department Head may assign employees to “on-call” status. Effective the first full pay period following Board approval of a successor MOU, employees shall be paid an hourly rate of five dollars and forty cents ($5.40) for time in which they are required to be in an on-call status. Employees receiving call-back pay shall not be entitled to on-call pay simultaneously.

Criminalists shall be assigned “on-call” status for one (1) week at a time and shall bid for “on-call” weeks based on Classification seniority. Classification seniority shall be defined as time in the existing classification plus time in a higher classification.