AN ORDER ADOPTING A FOUR-DAY (COMPRESSED) WORKWEEK

WHEREAS, Civil Service Commission (CSC) Memorandum Circular #18, Series of 2020,
authorizes Local Government Units (LGUS) to adopt flexible work arrangements one of
which is the Four-Day (Compressed) Workweek;

WHEREAS, the rising cost of fuel adversely affected the cost of living of our constituents
in general and of our employees, in particular;

WHEREAS, the adoption of the Four-Day (Compressed) Workweek will promote cost-
efficiency in the operations of the LGU. Furthermore, it will result to savings to our employees and additional quality time with their families;

WHEREAS, the Four-Day (Compressed) Workweek was earlier pushed by the National
Economic Development Authority (NEDA) citing existing rules of the CSC;

NOW THEREFORE, I, EUGENIO G. REYES, Municipal Mayor of Buenavista, Province of
Guimaras, premises considered and by virtue of the powers vested in me by laws, do
hereby approve the adoption of the Four-Day (Compressed) Workweek as an
alternative work arrangement for Buenavista LGU, Monday to Thursday, ten (10) hours
daily exclusive of one (1) hour break, from 7:00 in the morning to 6:00 in the afternoon.

The Four-Day (Compressed) Workweek shall not apply to the following offices whose
employees will continue to report under the existing regular work schedules:
1. Municipal Social Welfare Services Office
2. Municipal Health Office
3. Local Economic Enterprise Office
4. Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office
5. Municipal Engineering Office (Field Workers)
6. Municipal Agriculture Office (Field Workers)

This order shall take effect on April 18, 2022 and shall remain in full force and effect unless amended and/or revoked in writing.
Done this 11th day of April, 2022 at the Municipality of Buenavista, Province of
Guimaras.

EUGENIO G. REYES
Municipa Mayor
Copy Furnished:
The Governor, Province of Guimaras
The DILG, Municipality of Buenavista
The DILG, Province of Guimaras
All Concerned
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