Overtime, worked beyond the duration provided for in the employment contract, opens the right to certain benefits in return. Additional hours, on the other hand, concern only part-time employees and are increased only under certain conditions. Find out how they work in our file.
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Overtime is performed by the employee outside the legal working hours. These hours are better remunerated, but their annual volume is limited. Under certain conditions, they allow the employee to benefit from compensatory rest.
Additional hours concern employees who do not work full time and do not allow the employee to exceed the legal working time. Additional hours worked beyond a volume of 10% of the working time provided for in the contract are increased.
In this file, you will find all the details you need to fully understand how the overtime scheme and the overtime system work.