ILLUSTRATIVE WAGE CALCULATOR
Sectoral Determination 6 - 5(1):
An employer shall not require or permit an employee to work more ordinary hours of work than provided for from the date of implementation of this determination (a) a security officer, - (i) 48 in any week; and (ii) subject to sub-paragraph (i) 12 hours on any day. (b) Any other category of employee; - (i) 45 in any week; and (ii) subject to subparagraph (i), in the case of an employee who normally works on - (aa) not more than five days in a week, nine (9) on any day; and (ab) more than five days in a week, eight (8) on any day.
Sectoral Determination 6 - 5(2):
Despite sub clause (1), the ordinary hours of work and overtime of an employee may be averaged over a period of up to four months, in terms of a written agreement. (a) An employer may not require or permit an employee who is a security officer to work more than - (i) an average of 48 ordinary hours of work in a week over the agreed period; and (ii) an average of ten hours overtime in a week over the agreed period . (b) Any employee whose hours are averaged in terms hereof must be paid at the premium hourly rate in respect of all work performed on a Sunday or public holiday, as per clauses 7 and 8. (c) Any employee whose hours are averaged in terms hereof will still take, and the employer shall grant, a weekly free period of at least 36 hours or a fortnightly free period of at least 60 hours in terms of sub clause (10).