"On the clock" refers to when one is getting paid by the hour and any setbacks are viewed in a positive light, because the longer the job takes the more you get paid.
Ryan: "dammit, we've hit every single red light on the way!"
Kevin: "don't worry about it chief, we're on the clock!"
Ryan: "nuff said."
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