No matter where they do business throughout the country,HVAC contractors routinely encounter the same personnel challenge: a shortage of qualified service technicians and installers. The arrival of summer’s heat—when more people are needed to meet customers’ emergency needs—simply exacerbates the year-round staffing problem.
Question: I am inquiring about overtime requirements for Flat Rate Pay (i.e. piece meal). Is overtime supposed to paid to employees that are paid on a flat rate per job basis if they work over 40 hours? If so how is overtime calculated?
When asked what our purpose in life is, we tend to think of a calling or what we can be committed to. Some examples are being a great parent or making a contribution to your community; that is, some difference you want to make in the world. Sometimes that difference you want to make in the world requires more than yourself, so you form an organization to accomplish that purpose.
Undoubtedly, the tumultuous election cycle of the previous months has left many companies wondering what the results would mean to the building products industry. While we are still far from understanding all of the changes to come, we are starting to see proposed shifts in spending and policy that may have an effect across the country.