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  • On-the-Spot Interviews UMass Amherst is offering on-the-spot interviews for full time positions with benefits in the following areas: Dining, Facilities, Grounds, Maintenance, Landscaping, and Skilled Trades. Join our high energy, dynamic, and diverse team! Where:...
  • No GIC, Non-Unit Dental or Post-Doctoral Health Insurance Premium Deductions Scheduled for 08/05/2022 Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission (GIC) and Post-Doctoral health insurance & Non-Unit Dental insurance premium deductions are not withheld when payments are made for the third payperiod ending in a month. As a result, the August 5, 2022 pay statements (for the third payperiod ending in...
  • Retirement Information and Zoom Workshops University Human Resources offers “Retiring from the State Employees’ Retirement System” workshops monthly through Workplace Learning & Development (https://www.umass.edu/wld/workshops). Workshop topics include: Retirement income...
  • Misleading UMass-Benefits-Related E-mails Many UMass Amherst employees have received an e-mail from "peraprotects.com" entitled "University of Massachusetts Amherst Retirement Education" & "finalcarereview.com" regarding "Life Benefit Enrollment Meetings" and "Benefit Assistance". Neither organization is affiliated with, or endorsed by...
  • 2021 W-2 Forms Active employees: 2021 W-2s for active employees are available in HR Direct on January 20, 2022. If you haven’t opted for electronic-only delivery in HR Direct the W-2 will also be mailed to your home by the end of January 2022. Current employees who have signed up for ...

Employee Service Center

Employee Service CenterThe Employee Service Center is located in room 325 Whitmore
Administration Building. Click on the link above for hours of
operation.