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Labour Relations Act, 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995)

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Building Bargaining Council North and West Boland

Extension of Amendment of Main Collective Agreement to Non-parties

4. Clause 10: Remuneration

 

 

Substitute the following for subclause (1):

 

"(1)        Basic wage:

 

The basic wage in the Industry shall be as follows:

 

Category of employee

From the date of commencement of this Agreement

 

Area 'A'

Area 'B'

Area 'C'

Area 'D'

R

per hour

R

per hour

R

per hour

R

per hour

(a)

Cleaner

13,57

13,57

9,68

12,92

(b)

Beginner Labourer/Prefabricated concrete wall Labourer

13,57

13,57

9,68

12,92

(c)

Labourer

14,93

14,93

10,90

14,22

(d)

General worker

16,42

16,42

12,11

15,64

(e)

Builder worker & Learner Category 4

18,06

18,06

13,57

17,20

(f)

Builder worker & Learner Category 3

19,87

19,87

15,13

18,92

(g)

Builder worker & Learner Category 2

21,85

21,85

16,94

20,81

(h)

Builder worker & Learner Category 1

24,04

24,04

18,89

22,90

(i)

Artisan: Carpet/Floor layer, Crane operator, Painter and Waterproofer

26,44

26,44

20,34

25,18

(j)

(1)

Artisan in all other trades

29,09

29,09

26,44

27,70


(2)

Artisan in all other trades

32,00

32,00

29,09

30,47


(3)

Artisan in all other trades

35,20

35,20

32,00

33,52


(4)

Artisan in all other trades

38,72

38,72

35,20

36,87


(5)

Artisan in all other trades

42,59

42,59

38,72

40,56


(6)

Artisan in all other trades

46,85

46,85

42,59

44,62


(7)

Artisan in all other trades

51,53

51,53

46,85

49,08


(8)

Artisan in all other trades

56,69

56,69

51,53

53,99



per day

per day

per day

per day

(k)

Guards (full time) Per day (9 hours)

134,34

134,34

122,11

127,95



 

per day

 

per day

 

per day

 

per day

(l)

Drivers of motor vehicles and operators which are required to be in possession of a code: Per day (9 hours)

 

 

 

 


(1)

B licence

162,56

162,56

136,15

154,81


(2)

C1 licence

178,81

178,81

152,49

170,30


(3)

C or EB or EC1 licence

196,69

196,69

170,03

187,33


(4)

EC licence

238,00

238,00

206,06

226,66

 

Provided that the aforementioned wages shall not be less than those prescribed in terms of the Manpower Training Act, 1981, or the Skills Development Act, 1998: Provided further that the wages specified above for drivers/plant operators shall be payable if such employees have worked 42 hours in any week. If such employees have, however, worked less than 42 normal hours in any week, their wages for that week shall be calculated as follows: The above specified wages divided by 42 hours, multiplied by the actual number of normal working hours worked."

 

Substitute the following for subclause (7):

 

"(7)        Accommodation

(a) An employee who, in the performance of his duties, is required to work away from his ordinary place of residence at a place of work so situated that such employee is unable to return to his normal place of residence, shall in respect of every night he spends away from his ordinary place of residence, be afforded suitable sleeping facilities, suitable bath facilities, separate toilet facilities, cooking facilities and hot water. The place of residence should be well ventilated with windows and doors, and should have a solid floor (not a soil floor). It should be free of charge to the employee. All transport required shall be provided free of charge by the employer.
(b) In respect of each night that such an employee spends away from his usual place of residence a living away allowance will be paid to the employee of R22.50 per night."