Employee Updates

Department of Finance Operational Status

The County of Sacramento’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is active due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. At the current time, the Department of Finance is continuing its operations and staff are scheduled to report to work either on-site or remotely.

COVID-19 Trainings & Return to Work Plans:

Coronavirus Resources for Employees

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)


Employee Information Phone Number:  (916) 874-4444 

The Divisional messages will be updated daily by 8:00 a.m when EOC is activated. The above phone number is not capable of receiving voicemails. If an employee is not available to work, they should contact their immediate supervisor directly.

All County employees are designated by law as Disaster Service Workers ("DSW"). When the County declares a County-wide emergency, County employees may be called upon to serve as DSWs.


Time-Sheet Guidance:

All staff and supervisors, please follow the below deadlines and coding:


All Staff enter/release time byThursday, 10/22/20 by noon
Supervisors approve time byFriday, 10/23/20 by noon
Submit absence requestsFriday, 10/23/20 by 3:00 p.m.
Time correctionsMonday, 10/26/20 by Noon (will reflect on the 10/30/20 paycheck)

Pay period 22 timesheet submission will cover 10/11/2020-10/24/2020


  1. If you are taking regular vacation or sick leave, please use the leave codes as usual for those types of leaves.

  2. If you are on Emergency Sick Leave, please use:

  • Z125 Emergency Sick Lv-Self if:
  • You are subject to a federal, state or local quarantine or isolation order related to COVID-19.
  • You have been advised by a health care provider to self-quarantine due to concerns related to COVID-19.
  • You are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and are seeking a medical diagnosis.
  • Z126 Emergency Sick Lv-Care if:
  • You are caring for a person who is subject to a quarantine or isolation order or who has been advised by a health care provider to self-quarantine due to concerns related to COVID-19.
  • You are caring for their son or daughter whose school or place of care has been closed, or whose childcare provider is unavailable, due to COVID-19 precautions.
  • You are experiencing any other substantially similar condition as specified by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, in consultation with the Secretary of Treasury and the Secretary of Labor.

5. If a holiday falls in the pay period, please use code Z150 – Paid Holiday.

If you are unsure on which leave types apply to you, please contact your supervisor.


Accessing​ Time-Sheet Remotely (Instructions):

You must opt-in from your County PC before being able to access your timesheet from home. If you have trouble accessing your timesheet, please contact your supervisor for further assistance.