MAWSS offers our employees a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide benefits coverage that meets the needs of you and your family.
Benefits are available to employees and their dependents, including children and spouses. Benefits are effective 60 days after hire date.
Health and Dental Plan
Health Plan and Dental Plan coverage is provided to all full-time employees through a preferred provider option (PPO) with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama. The employee and the Company share the cost of this benefit. The employee's contributions are before-tax contributions.
Life Insurance Plan & AD&D Insurance
Life insurance coverage is provided to all full-time employees based on their base pay. The Company pays the cost of this benefit.
Accidental Death/Dismemberment Insurance is included with the life insurance plan.
Vision coverage is available. The employee and the Company share the cost of this benefit. The employee's contributions are before-tax contributions.
Flexible Spending Plan
Health Care Spending Account A flexible spending account that is designed to help pay for out-of-pocket health and dental expenses.
Dependent Care Assistance Program
A flexible spending account which allows employees to set aside up to $5,000 pre-tax for child care expenses.
Employees are covered for 60% of employees' base pay after 60 days of total disability. The Company pays the cost of this benefit.
Employees are covered for 60% of employees' base pay after 6 months of total disability. The Company pays the cost of this benefit.
New Year’s Day
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Mardi Gras - 2 days
Columbus Day (floating holiday)
Veteran’s Day (floating holiday)
Thanksgiving - 2 days
Christmas - 2 days
The Retirement Plan is a defined benefit retirement plan with the State of Alabama Retirement Systems. For detailed information on the retirement plan, visit the State of Alabama Retirements Systems homepage at www.rsa-al.gov.
457 (b) Deferred Compensation
(Contributions and earnings may be pre-tax, post tax or a combination of both.)
Contributions may be made through Empower Retirement Solutions, Nationwide Retirement Solutions, or RSA-1. Employees may enroll at any time during their employment. Payments are made through payroll deductions.
Employee Assistance Program
This program is available at no cost to the employee. This program provides assistance for employees and their immediate family members in the event of an emotional, family, legal, medical, substance abuse and/or financial problem.
Education Assistance and Reimbursement Program
The Education Assistance and Reimbursement Program provides financial assistance for employees to support endeavors in acquiring additional knowledge and skills. Reimbursement for all approved courses of study, books and fees will be at 75% of the appropriate costs less any grants or scholarships received by the employee. There will be a maximum reimbursement of $5,000 per year, per employee.
Mobile Area Water and Sewer System is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
MAWSS Onsite Wellness Clinic
This facility treats both chronic and acute conditions, all at no cost. Wellness Center can dispense 150+ select generic medications, provide annual physicals, health coaching, lab work, disease management and much more.