Wage Length of Service (Wage Experience Credit Sample Clauses
Wage Length of Service (Wage Experience Credit. Period credited to an employee in the application of the wage schedule for his/her job classification. Generally, the wage length of service of an employee whose entire service has been continuously in the same job will be his/her total length of service. If one is employed at a starting rate higher than the normal starting rate on account of previous telephone or other experience or special training, the wage length of service will include such credit as is given at the time of employment or re-employment, plus service accumulated thereafter. In paid absence cases under the short-term disability program, only the first month of such absence is included in computing wage experience credit, except that employees absent as a result of, and who receive payments for, accidents arising out of, and in the course of, employment shall accumulate wage experience credit during the time of such absence and payment.