WORKTERRA BenAdmin Chosen by Austin Industries

Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — WORKTERRA, a leading provider of Human Capital Management software solutions, announces that Austin Industries has selected WORKTERRA BenAdmin as their benefit administration and enrollment application. WORKTERRA BenAdmin provides a streamlined and simplified application designed to increase efficiency, promote user engagement and greatly reduce costs.

WORKTERRA’s cloud-based application delivers a simple, easy-to-use interface designed to promote employee self-service and increase user engagement. The cloud-based solution offers Austin Industries’ 6,000 employees access anywhere, anytime from any web browser and on a wide range of mobile devices. By eliminating the purchase requirement of hardware, software, or a database, we are able to provide our clients a lower cost, reliable application; while providing a more flexible, scalable, user-friendly solution.

WORKTERRA BenAdmin provides Austin Industries’ HR administrators with a highly configurable dashboard offering real-time access to manage the complete benefit enrollment process including new hire enrollment, open enrollment, life events, dependent data, and much more. Administrators can easily track and monitor enrollment activity and employee elections with the help of our ad-hoc reporting tools. Drag and drop functionality provides a simple process to create, automate and schedule custom or standard reports for immediate download or delivery.

The employee dashboard delivered through WORKTERRA BenAdmin is designed to promote employee self-service, increase user engagement and improve overall satisfaction of the benefit enrollment process. Various decision support tools, such as plan comparisons, paycheck modeling and benefit calculators, assist employees in making informed and educated decisions on their benefit plan elections.

About Austin Industries – Austin Industries evolved from Austin Bridge Company, which was founded in 1918. Before then, the Austin name had been well known in the Texas bridge building business since 1889. Today, Austin is one of the largest and most diversified construction organizations in the United States. The formation of Austin Industries in 1974 was a major step in seeking a fresh identity for the corporation. Austin Industries provides nearly every type of civil, commercial and industrial construction services, capitalizing on the depth of expertise in our three operating companies – Austin Bridge & Road, Austin Commercial and Austin Industrial. Austin Industries is one of the 10 largest general contractors based in the southern half of the U.S. and is the third largest merit shop contractor in America. The company is consistently ranked in the top 50 of Engineering News Record (ENR) magazine’s Top 400 contractors.

About EBS – WORKTERRA Founded in 1987, Employee Benefit Specialists, Inc. (EBS) provides state-of-the-art online enrollment and benefit administration and services. In 2005, EBS used its considerable experience in benefits administration and technology knowledge to create its proprietary WORKTERRA™ online eligibility system. WORKTERRA Human Capital Management is a HIPAA compliant, SSAE16 certified, cloud based platform that utilizes the latest technology to bring together all functions of talent management into one application. Our proprietary, flexible approach supports automated integration to carriers and payroll systems, which creates a single key, paperless environment for our clients. It allows clients to manage their human resource functions more smoothly in an easy-to-use, technologically advanced system.

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Jennifer Gibson


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