Employee Benefits

When you join the Messina Group as a temporary or contract-to-hire employee, you enjoy the following benefits:

ASSIGNMENTS THAT USE YOUR SKILLS WHILE CHALLENGING YOUR CREATIVITY

Whether you are a full-time freelance professional or in between permanent positions, we are thrilled to have you as part of our team! We strive to carefully match your skill set with the client’s needs, so that it’s a great fit for both parties. You will find that careers through Messina Group are well paid and offer opportunities to stretch your skill base.

HEALTH CARE

Messina Group contract employees who average more than 30 hours for the previous six months are eligible to enroll in one of our competitive health care plans.  We offer Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois coverage as a PPO, HMO and HSA.  Coverage is available to both you and your eligible dependents. The cost is deducted from your weekly paycheck on an after-tax basis.

DENTAL, VISION, DISABILITY AND LIFE INSURANCE

Messina Group contract employees who are eligible for Health Care Insurance are also eligible to purchase Vision and Dental insurance from Delta Dental and Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability and Life Insurance from MetLife.  Coverage is available to both you and your eligible dependents. The cost is deducted from your weekly paycheck on an after-tax basis.

PAID HOLIDAYS

After you have worked 30 days of employment, you are eligible for holiday pay for that position. Messina Group recognizes the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

DIRECT DEPOSIT

Direct deposit means one less trip to the bank. When you use direct deposit, your paycheck is automatically delivered to your bank account on payday. If you would rather receive a paper copy, we are more than happy to mail one to you.

RESUME REVIEW

We always want you to look your best. If you are looking for a full-time position, we are more than happy to review your resume and let you know where we see your strengths and where you may want to tweak a phrase or two.