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I've been doing on average 17 hrs overtime every week bar

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I've been doing on average 17 hrs overtime every week bar holidays for the last 4 years. When do the overtime hrs become part of my contract
JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Northern Ireland
JA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?
Customer: No
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.
Customer: I work 37hr week and do 2 1/2 hrs overtime mon -Thursday 3 hrs Fri and 4 hrs sat. I am a weighbridge Operator
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Employment Lawyer should know?
Customer: Yes because I took a grievance against council employer to do with holiday to include overtime they are now going to cut the overtime
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: UK Employment Law
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 11 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** am a qualified lawyer and it is my pleasure to assist you with your question today.

Expert:  Ben Jones replied 11 months ago.

Does your contract mention overtime hours at all? If so, please can you tell me what it says regarding this.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
It's states this post will require evening,weekend and bank holiday working
Expert:  Ben Jones replied 11 months ago.

OK, thank you for your response. I will review the relevant information and laws and will get back to you as soon as I can. Please do not respond to this message as it will just push your question to the back of the queue and you may experience unnecessary delays. Thank you