How To: Create / Update Labor Schedules

Who does this?  Users who have been granted the privilege to create and update labor schedules after completing Labor Scheduler training. Transactions are restricted to the user's organization.

When?  There is a need to configure distribution ratios of employee salary transactions.

How?  Using the Labor Distribution module of the Oracle Financials application. Learn about getting access to the Labor Distribution module of Oracle Financials.

 

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Create a Labor Schedule (6 steps)

step 1

Launch the Labor Distribution module of the Oracle Financials application as a Labor Scheduler:

  1. Enter https://ofweb.stanford.edu/.
  2. Enter your SUNet ID and password if prompted.
  3. Click the SU LD Labor Scheduler Update link in the Navigator section.
step 2

Find the employee to schedule:

  1. Click Labor Schedules link in the center box.


  2. Note:  Do not close the middle window.

Mac Users:

  1. Click the Flashlight in the button bar.
  2. Enter the Full Name (Lastname, Firstname%).

  3. ~ OR ~
  4. Enter the Employee No.
  5. Click Find button.

PC Users:

  1. Press F11 function key on your keyboard.
  2. Enter the Employee No.

  3. ~ OR ~
  4. Enter the Full Name (Lastname, Firstname%).
  5. Hold Ctrl key and F11 to execute search.
step 3

Select the assignment to be scheduled:

  1. Click in the line showing the Assignment to be scheduled.
  2. Click Schedule Lines button.
step 4

Enter the labor schedule:

    Note:  The labor schedule will not account for 100% of an employee's salary if there are multiple assignments. However, each labor schedule must total 100% of the distribution for the assignment.

  1. Click the Assignment dot in the Schedule Hierarchy section (complete Step a and b for employees with no previous labor schedule).
  2. Click the Save icon in the button bar.
  3. Click an empty line in the Project column.
  4. Enter the Project.
  5. Enter the Task.
  6. Enter the Award.
  7. Enter ZZZZ for the Organization.
  8. Enter the Exp. Type.
  9. Enter the Start Date.
  10. Enter the End Date.
  11. Enter the Percent of the distribution.
  12. Repeat until the labor schedule accounts for 100% of the distribution to the assignment.
step 5

Double check the labor schedule and save:

  1. Click Refresh Display button to confirm that all of the lines in the labor schedule total 100% of the distribution.
  2. Adjust the schedule as needed.
  3. Click Save icon in the button bar.
step 6

Exit Labor Schedules:

  1. Close the Schedule Lines window.
  2. Close the Labor Scheduling window.
  3. Close the Navigator window.
  4. Click OK button to confirm exit.
  5. Close the Oracle middle window.
  6. Click the Logout link to exit Oracle Financials.
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Update a Labor Schedule (6 steps)

step 1

Launch the Labor Distribution Adjustments module of the Oracle Financials application as a Labor Scheduler:

  1. Enter https://ofweb.stanford.edu/.
  2. Enter your SUNet ID and password if prompted.
  3. Click the SU LD Labor Scheduler Update link in the Navigator section.
step 2

Find the employee to schedule:

  1. Click Labor Schedules link in the center box.


  2. Note:  Do not close the middle window.

Mac Users:

  1. Click the Flashlight in the button bar.
  2. Enter the Full Name (Lastname, Firstname%).

  3. ~ OR ~
  4. Enter the Employee No.
  5. Click Find button.

PC Users:

  1. Press F11 function key on your keyboard.
  2. Enter the Employee No.

  3. ~ OR ~
  4. Enter the Full Name (Lastname, Firstname%).
  5. Hold Ctrl key and F11 to begin search.
step 3

Select the assignment to be scheduled:

  1. Click in the line showing the Assignment to be updated.
  2. Click Schedule Lines button.
step 4

End date the active labor schedule:

    Note:  The labor schedule will not account for 100% of an employee's salary if there are multiple assignments. However, each labor schedule must total 100% of the distribution for the assignment.

  1. Enter or change the End Date for the schedule line to be updated.
  2. Click an empty line in the Project column.
  3. Enter the Project.
  4. Enter the Task.
  5. Enter the Award.
  6. Enter ZZZZ for the Organization.
  7. Enter the Exp. Type.
  8. Enter the Start Date.
  9. Enter the End Date.
  10. Enter the Percent of the distribution.
  11. Repeat until the labor schedule accounts for 100% of the distribution to the assignment.
step 5

Double check the labor schedule and save:

  1. Click Refresh Display button to confirm that all of the lines in the labor schedule total 100% of the distribution.
  2. Adjust the schedule as needed.
  3. Click Save icon in the button bar.
step 6

Exit Labor Schedules:

  1. Close the Schedule Lines window.
  2. Close the Labor Scheduling window.
  3. Close the Navigator window.
  4. Click OK button to confirm exit.
  5. Close the Oracle middle window.
  6. Click the Logout link to exit Oracle Financials.
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What Happens Next?

  • An email notification is sent to the individual with Labor Distribution Approval authority over the Task Owning Org for the affected PTA.
  • The next payroll disbursement will follow the new labor schedule.

Questions?

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