EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION 2016 EMPLOYEE SERVICE AWARDS DATE Friday, May 6, 2016 TIME 8:30 a.m. Breakfast9:30 a.m. Ceremony PLACE Richardson Performance HallDel Mar College, East Campus Recipients of the employee service awards may bring one guest to the awards function. Breakfast will be provided through Del Mar College Campus Dining Services PURPOSE Without the talents, expertise, and loyalty of the Faculty, Staff, and Regents of Del Mar College, the College’s mission of providing access to quality education could not be successfully accomplished. These individuals deserve to be recognized and honored for their years of service. RECOGNITION The College will host an Employee Service Awards Banquet each Spring. Employees beginning at five years of cumulative regular service and every five-year milestone beyond are honored and recognized for their service to the College. Recipients are provided a choice of specially designed Service awards. The presentation to the employee by their supervisor is the centerpiece of the ceremony. Five (5) years service. . . . . . . . . . . . . No Stone Gold Filled Ten (10) years service. . . . . . . . . . . . Red Stone Gold Filled Fifteen (15) years service. . . . . . . . . . Blue Stone Gold Filled Twenty (20) years service. . . . . . . . . Green Stone Gold Filled Twenty-Five (25) years service. . . . 1.5 Point Diamond 10K Gold Thirty (30) years service. . . . . . . . . . 3 Point Diamond 10K Gold Thirty-Five (35) years service…….. 5 Point Diamond 10K Gold ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Awards will recognize regular employment and Board of Regent service. COMPUTATION OF YEARS OF SERVICE The current year will count, provided an individual is employed prior to September 30 of the school year and has continued employment through March 1. If a former employee returns to regular employment, previous employment at the College will count. RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibility for the coordination of the employee service awards process is assigned to the Office of Human Resources. RETIREMENT An appropriately inscribed plaque will be awarded to all regular employees at the Employee Service Awards Banquet each Spring upon their retirement from Del Mar if they have completed a minimum of ten (10) years of service.