Employee Benefits Technician
Attention: Effective February 2023 - December 2024, Monroe County full-time employees will receive a $1,000 quarterly retention payment. Apply today. Another great reason to join the Monroe County workforce!
Description of Duties
This is a technical position responsible for developing, implementing and analyzing a variety of benefits for employees, retirees and retiring employees. The employee also assists with benefit activities for employees. Responsibilities include interpreting and applying new and existing Federal, State and local laws, rules and regulations governing benefits in order to provide appropriate benefits, identify alternative benefits, address conflicting laws, and ensure compliance. The employee works closely with state and local benefit providers, and other department staff in order to develop and establish new and revised programs, and administer existing programs. The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of an administrator with wide leeway allowed for the exercise of independent judgment.
Candidates must be permanently employed in the competitive class of a Monroe County Department and must have served continuously on a permanent basis for twelve (12) months holding the position of Personnel Assistant - Monroe County or Assistant Employee Benefits Technician immediately preceding the date of the written test.