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1 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 1 PLUS 8 Employee Handbook please read each section carefully and ensure you fully understand your obligations before starting work with PLUS 8 you must also read the full version of the PLUS 8 Occupational Health and Safety Manual please download a copy from the website

2 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 2 What We Do We seek, employ and hire talent to West Australian (GMT+8) hospitality sites, whether remote, regional or metro. PLUS 8 has developed an extensive state-wide and national network, enabling us to find and attract quality staff to work on an immediate basis, no matter where in the country they are located. With over 1200 employees recruited over the last 5 years, we have the scale to ensure our clients’ staffing requirements are met whilst always ensuring prompt, personalised service. The recruitment portfolio is divided into two divisions. Permanent placements for Metropolitan and Remote regions and Labour Hire for Metropolitan and Remote regions. Our consulting division specialises in restaurant and hotel management consultancy and mining camp facility management.

3 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 3 PLUS 8 Organisation – Write Down These Numbers Speakeasy Australia Pty Ltd Trading as PLUS 8 Recruitment PLUS 8 Consulting Hospitality Consulting Facility Management PLUS 8 Hospitality Labour Hire & Recruitment Temporary Labour Hire Permanent Placements PO Box 74 Scarborough WA 6019 www.plus8.com.au T: 08 9468 0480 F: 08 9245 2625 E: info@plus8.com.auinfo@plus8.com.au Emergency: 0414 887 258 0416 988 787

4 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 4 Occupational Health and Safety PLUS 8 recognises its moral and legal responsibility to provide a safe and healthy work environment for employees, contractors, clients and visitors to site. This commitment extends to ensuring that operations do not place the local community at risk of injury, illness or property damage. Our OHS objective is to actively work towards elimination of injuries and fatalities. Our target is to have a 0 % of all injuries and incidents. Responsibilities Management are committed to: Integrating OHS into all aspects of PLUS 8 operations Compliance with legislative requirements, current industry standards and co-operation with Regulatory bodies, as far as is reasonable. Exceeding legislative requirements and aiming for best practice systems of work Measurable targets to ensure continued improvement reflected in accountability/key performance indicators at all levels.

5 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 5 Occupational Health and Safety (continued) Provision and maintenance of a work environment that is safe and without risks to health. Consultation with employees and other parties to improve decision-making on OHS and environmental matters. Development, implementation and review of written safe work procedures Distribution and communication of safety information and safe work procedures Information, instruction, training and supervision to employees, contractors, clients and visitors to ensure safety Support and assist employees in effective injury management and rehabilitation. Review and assessment of OHS policy

6 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 6 Occupational Health and Safety (continued) Employees are expected to: Take reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and others at work; Co-operate with PLUS 8 to enable compliance with OHS legal obligations Participate in consultative arrangements Assist management to meet OHS targets/key performance indicators Participate in return to work programs The PLUS 8 Occupational Health and Safety Plan is detailed in the PLUS 8 OHS Manual which you can request at any time and must request should you not have received (or downloaded it) and reviewed it.

7 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 7 General Anti-Discrimination Policy We are committed to the principle of respecting and valuing diversity in our workplace. We achieve this by preventing discrimination on the basis (amongst others) of race, colour, sex, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, religion, political opinion, national extraction or social origin. Any dispute concerning this issue will be dealt with under the dispute resolution procedures contained in the relevant policy outlined in this Handbook. Whilst it would be preferred that you allow us the opportunity to address any concerns, nothing in this provision should be read as preventing you from taking action in the appropriate anti-discrimination jurisdiction without accessing the dispute resolution procedures contained in this Handbook. Responsibility Each manager or supervisor is accountable, as part of his or her responsibility in directing the work of others, and for taking action to prevent discrimination of any type in his or her area. Failure to ensure compliance with this obligation is a serious issue and will result in disciplinary action where it can be established that supervisory staff have not acted in accordance with this policy.

8 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 8 Sexual Harassment Policy Sexual harassment of any employee is totally unacceptable and will not be tolerated under any circumstances. We are committed to ensuring that your working environment is free from sexual harassment and will take disciplinary action against any employee (or agent) who engages in conduct that breaches this policy. Sexual Harassment is Against the Law Conduct that constitutes sexual harassment has the potential to breach both State and Federal legislation and may result in significant financial penalties and compensation be awarded against perpetrators and their employer. Application of this Policy This policy applies to everyone working with us, including consultants, managers, supervisors, temporary workers, contract workers, full-time, part-time and casual workers. This policy extends to and includes conduct that occurs in any work-related context, including conferences, work functions, office Christmas parties and business trips

9 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 9 Sexual Harassment Policy (continued) Objective of this Policy We aim to: 1.create a working environment which is free from sexual harassment and where all members of staff are treated with dignity, courtesy and respect 2.provide an effective procedure for complaints, based on the principles of natural justice 3.treat all complaints in a sensitive, fair, timely and confidential manner 4.encourage the reporting of behavior which breaches the sexual harassment policy 5.promote appropriate standards of conduct at all times. What is Sexual Harassment Sexual harassment has been defined as any unwanted, unwelcome or uninvited behavior of a sexual nature which makes a person feel humiliated, intimidated or offended. Sexual harassment can take many different forms and may include physical contact, verbal comments, jokes, propositions, the display of offensive material or other behavior which creates a sexually hostile working environment.

10 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 10 Sexual Harassment Policy (continued) Examples of Sexual Harassment The following are some examples of conduct that may be considered as sexual harassment: uninvited touching; uninvited kisses or embraces; smutty jokes or comments; making promises or threats in return for sexual favours; displays of sexually graphic material including posters, pinups, cartoons, graffiti or messages left on notice boards, desks or common areas; repeated invitations to go out after prior refusal; "flashing" or sexual gestures; sex-based insults, taunts, teasing or name-calling; staring or leering at a person or at parts of their body; unwelcome physical contact such as massaging a person without invitation or deliberately brushing up against them; touching or fiddling with a person's clothing; requests for sex; sexually explicit conversation; persistent questions or insinuations about a person's private life; offensive phone calls or letters; stalking; and offensive e-mail messages or computer screen savers. What is not Sexual Harassment Sexual harassment is not behaviour which is based on mutual attraction, friendship and respect. If the interaction is consensual, welcome and reciprocated it is not sexual harassment.

11 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 11 Sexual Harassment Policy (continued) Procedure for Making a Complaint Any employee who has a complaint of sexual harassment by anyone, including supervisors, co- workers, or visitors has the right to complain and take action. It should be remembered that accusing another person of sexual harassment is a serious matter. However it is important that if you think or believe that you are being sexually harassed, or that another individual employed by us is being sexually harassed, you bring the problem to the attention of your supervisor or the directors. Any complaint will be handled in a confidential, impartial and sympathetic manner. Allegations of sexual harassment will be fully and impartially investigated and we will take appropriate action to ensure that any sexual harassment found to exist does not continue. This may include appropriate corrective or disciplinary action being taken against an offender, and in serious cases termination of employment. We will retain in confidence information and documentation of all allegations and investigation, except when disclosure is necessary in connection with legal or other administrative proceedings.

12 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 12 Sexual Harassment Policy (continued) Consequences of Breaching this Policy Any breach of this policy will result in disciplinary action. Depending on the severity of the case, consequences may include an apology, counseling, demotion or dismissal from your employment. Any employee that victimises or retaliates against a person who has complained of sexual harassment will be subject to immediate and serious disciplinary action Responsibility Each employee has an obligation to play their part in ensuring that sexual harassment does not occur in the workplace. If you believe that another employee is being sexually harassed you should bring the problem to the attention of your supervisor or the proprietors. Each manager or supervisor is accountable, as part of his or her responsibility in directing the work of others, and for taking action to prevent the occurrence of sexual harassment in his or her area. Failure to ensure compliance with this obligation is a serious issue and will result in disciplinary action where it can be established that supervisory staff have not acted in accordance with this policy.

13 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 13 Workplace Bullying Policy We consider bullying an unacceptable form of behaviour which will not be tolerated in the workplace under any circumstances. What Constitutes Bullying Workplace bullying is repeated, unreasonable behaviour directed toward an employee, or group of employees, that creates a risk to health and safety. The following types of behaviour, depending on the circumstances, may be considered to be bullying: verbal abuse belligerence or rudeness towards another employee excluding or isolating employees psychological harassment intimidation assigning meaningless tasks unrelated to the job giving employees impossible assignments deliberately changed work rosters to inconvenience particular employees deliberately withholding information vital for effective work performance

14 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 14 Workplace Bullying Policy (continued) The list is not exhaustive and other types of behaviour may also constitute bullying. Bullying can result from one instance of this type of behaviour such as an incident of verbal abuse; however, it is more commonly a course of conduct over a period of time. Bullying is the work used to describe certain types of unacceptable behaviour. Unacceptable behaviour makes the workplace uncomfortable, unpleasant and often unsafe. What is not Bullying Bullying is not managers or supervisors carrying out their required responsibilities in relation to the investigation of complaints or the management of unsatisfactory performance. Bullying does not include reasonable and legitimate actions of your employer in managing your or another employees performance, workload, or other duties.

15 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 15 Workplace Bullying Policy (continued) Procedure for Making a Complaint You should report the matter to your supervisor or the proprietors who will deal with your complaint. Any complaint will be handled in a confidential, impartial and sympathetic manner. Allegations of workplace bullying will be fully and impartially investigated and we will take appropriate action to ensure that any workplace bullying found to exist does not continue. This may include appropriate corrective or disciplinary action being taken against an offender, and in serious cases termination of employment. We will retain in confidence information and documentation of all allegations and investigation, except when disclosure is necessary in connection with legal or other administrative proceedings.

16 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 16 Workplace Bullying Policy (continued) Consequences of Breaching this Policy Any breach of this policy will result in disciplinary action. Depending on the severity of the case, consequences may include an apology, counselling, demotion or dismissal from your employment. Any employee that victimises or retaliates against a person who has complained of bullying will be subject to immediate and serious disciplinary action. Responsibility Each employee has an obligation to play their part in ensuring that bullying does not occur in the workplace. If you believe that another employee is being bullied you should bring the problem to the attention of your supervisor or the proprietors. Each manager or supervisor is accountable, as part of his or her responsibility in directing the work of others, for taking action to prevent the occurrence of workplace bullying in his or her area. Failure to ensure compliance with this obligation is a serious issue and will result in disciplinary action where it can be established that supervisory staff have not acted in accordance with this policy.

17 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 17 Environmental Policy - Summary PLUS 8 is committed to conducting our business in an environmentally aware and responsible manner. We seek the co-operation of our employees and business partners in ensuring our organisational practices are conducted with minimal environmental impact. Objective To work with employees, contractors, visitors and business partners to achieve compatibility between economic development and the maintenance of the environment to minimise harm. PLUS 8 will endeavour to minimise impact on the following: 1. Atmospheric emissions 2. Site contamination and spills 3. Noise Emission and Vibration impacts 4. Damage to flora and fauna 5. Storm water management 6. Unnecessary energy consumption

18 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 18 Employee Code of Conduct Whilst employed with PLUS 8 it is necessary for you to familiarise yourself with our Code of Conduct and abide by its requirements at all times no matter where you are on assignment. You agree to: Behave honestly and with integrity in the course of your employment with PLUS 8 Act with care and due diligence in the course of your duties towards yourself and colleagues Comply with any lawful and reasonable direction given by a PLUS 8 manager or a Client who has the authority to provide such direction Behave and conduct yourself in a way that upholds the values, integrity and good reputation of PLUS 8 Report any accidents or hazards to the relevant safety representative on site as soon as possible

19 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 19 Employee Code of Conduct (continued) Conduct yourself in a professional and reasonable manner at all times whilst at work and socially Adhere to the Client’s Code of Conduct regarding dress standards and requirements for travelling to and from site any rules and regulations regarding residing and working on the Client’s premises Conduct yourself in an orderly and contained manner when frequenting wet mess facilities (if allowed), being mindful and responsible regarding the level of any alcohol consumed and at all times ensuring the safety of yourself and your colleagues. Keep any PLUS 8 and Client information confidential at all times. Such information is provided to you in order to ensure you can perform your role and must not be used for any other purpose. Disciplinary action may result should any employee fail to follow and adhere to the above Code of Conduct. If such breach of the Code of Conduct is found to be of a serious nature then the employee’s assignment may be terminated with immediate effect.

20 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 20 Inductions and Other Testing Requirements All staff must complete a drug and alcohol test with a pre work medical. PLUS 8 will deduct the testing cost out of your first wage. You must disclose any form of medication that may conflict with the test to both PLUS 8 and the medical clinic. This will NOT influence your employment with PLUS 8 in any way. You will be required to complete some inductions that allow you to work on mine sites and some metropolitan sites. These induction cards are yours to keep and you will cover the cost of the induction. PLUS 8 will deduct any induction costs out of your wages. Federal Police Clearance is required for some sites and you are encouraged to have this certification as it will provide more job opportunities with PLUS 8 through our clients. It is of importance to have this clearance requested as soon a possible due to the time it takes to obtain the clearance. A GSDU form is required should you be placed on a gold or diamond site. This document is similar to a Police clearance and will check to see if you have committed any criminal offence within Australia and/or your native country.

21 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 21 Administrative Items

22 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 22 Timesheets, Payroll and Employment Census PLUS 8 requires all staff to (i) complete the Employee Census form (ii) complete a tax file number declaration form (iii) acknowledge contents of this handbook; and (iv) sign the PLUS 8 OHS manual before commencement of work. Your Work Visa (if applicable) and Photo ID is also required before commencement of any work with PLUS 8 You must be legally allowed to work in Australia. You must be over the age of 18 You must be able to pass a drug and alcohol test as well as a pre work medical. Timesheets are to be filled out as demonstrated on the next page and are available for download from the PLUS 8 website. All time sheets (signed by Client and Employee) are to be faxed or emailed through to PLUS 8 head office by 12:00 noon Monday PLUS 8 payroll is processed weekly, every Tuesday.

23 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 23 Timesheet Completion - Example PLUS 8 Dean McGlynn 0414 887 258 Weekly Time Sheet with Breaks dean.mcglynn@plus8.com.au Employee name:JOHN SMITH FAX: 08 92452625 SITE:PANNAWONICAWeek ending: 15-05-2011 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday DATE Start8:00 AMTotal Hours8:00 AMTotal Hours7:00 AMTotal Hours8:00 AMTotal Hours9:00 AMTotal Hours8:00 AMTotal Hours8:00 AMTotal Hours Finish2:00 PM6.002:00 PM6.002:00 AM7.002:00 PM6.001:00 PM4.001:00 PM5.0012:00 PM4.00 Meal Break Start2:30 PMTotal Hours2:30 PMTotal Hours2:30 PMTotal Hours2:30 PMTotal Hours2:30 PMTotal Hours1:30 PMTotal Hours Finish8:00 PM5.508:00 PM5.508:00 PM5.508:00 PM5.508:00 PM5.509:00 PM7.50 4.00 Total Hours11.50 12.5011.509.5012.504.0073 hours ml Employee signature Date Manager signature Date

24 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 24 Uniforms All staff working in remote areas must have steel cap boots with laces (no slip-on boots) Chefs: (i) chequered or black pants (ii) white chef Jackets with long sleeves.(iii) chef hat, flat tops or beret caps and bandanas are not acceptable). (iv) white, black or blue stripe apron. Cleaners and Utilities Remote: (i) two tone high visual long sleeve shirts (colour depending on site) (ii) light weight pre-shrink drill pants (blue) (iii) steel cap boots with laces. Kitchen hands and dining room attendants: (i) PLUS 8 polo shirt (ii) light weight pre-shrink drill pants (blue) (iii) steel cap boots with laces. Housekeeping Metro: Hotel required uniform or PLUS 8 housekeeping uniform depending on establishment. Housekeeping and uniforms required for remote areas are to be purchased by the staff, you will be reimbursed for the cost of your uniforms when they are returned to PLUS 8 in good and well laundered condition.

25 www.plus8.com.auConfidential PLUS 8 Recruitment ABN: 65 127 864 297 25 Acknowledgement I have read the PLUS 8 Employee Handbook and furthermore have read the full PLUS 8 Occupational Health and Safety manual (available for download online) and fully understand my obligations and responsibilities whilst employed by PLUS 8 Recruitment. Acknowledged By: Date of Induction:


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