Marin County Employees' Retirement Association

Retirement Benefits Technician
Marin County Employees’ Retirement Association
Marin County, San Rafael, CA
 $5,241 - $6,321 / Month
The Retirement Department is responsible for the administration of the Marin County Employees’ Retirement Association (MCERA). MCERA is announcing the recruitment for one (1) full-time vacancy for a Retirement Benefits Technician.  
The Retirement Benefits Technician plays a central customer service role by counseling members of MCERA on a range of retirement benefit services, plan options, medical and supplemental benefits and disability retirement. They also perform the more difficult, complex and specialized retirement benefit calculations. In addition, this team member may use knowledge of retirement calculations, decision points and issues to serve as the primary Front Desk contact to assist members and retirees in person, by telephone or by mail/email or to act as the Department’s Disability Coordinator.
Our Highly Qualified Candidate possesses experience with retirement benefits administration for a public agency and has worked with retirement administration database management systems. We are looking for someone whose strengths are in mathematics and enjoys using spreadsheet software to perform moderately complex calculations with an eye towards detail and accuracy. Additionally, this individual possesses a strong commitment to customer service and working collaboratively with other team members.
Minimum Qualifications:  Any combination of education and experience that would provide the knowledge and abilities listed in the class specification. Typically, completion of two years of college coursework in any field AND two years of experience in accounting, finance, bookkeeping, payroll, accounts payable and/or budgetary support; OR two years of technical experience in processing retirement applications and counseling employees regarding employee retirement benefits.
Filing Deadline: This recruitment will close on Monday, October 28th at 4:00pm. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of County application and supplemental application form. Apply online at:  For any questions, please contact the Marin County HR Dept at or call (415) 473-2126.  EEO/TTY