Break Rules take care of paying and recording breaks taken by employees while they work. Breaks can be awarded automatically based on the number of hours worked, or Time Clocks can be used to verify and record the break time taken during a shift.
New Break Rules can be created and setup in a few steps:
Time and Attendance > Installation & Maintenance > Break Rules.
Create a new break by pressing
Insertand entering the settings for the new Break Rule.
Save the new Break Rule by pressing
Attaching breaks to shifts
Break Rules must be attached to a shift in order to function. When attached, the Break Rules of that shift are used to determine when a break will be applied.
To add a Break Rule to a shift, follow these steps:
Time and Attendance > Installation & Maintenance > Shifts.
Shiftto add the break rule to.
Shift Breakstab of the shift and add the new Shift Rule for to the shift by pressing Insert.
Enter the options for the break:
Break Rulethat will be used.
Enter the period of time when the break can be earned into the
Save the shift by pressing
Each Break Rule can only be used once per shift, but multiple different rules can be assigned.
Specifying an optional
If the threshold number of hours for a break has passed and is within the active period of time for that break, the break will automatically be applied.
Given a break that is active between
However, if another employee begins working at