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Fitness CenterEmployees are allowed access to the College’s state of the art physical fitness facilities.
Health and Wellness FairThis annual event features representatives from various health fields and is a valuable source of health and wellness information for employees. Employees are offered an array of health assessments that include blood pressure screenings, glucose testing, and body fat analysis.
Walking ClubIf you are interested in walking your way to a healthier heart this group may be for you. Convert your lunch break to a ‘health’ break by walking indoors in the winter months and outdoors in warmer weather. Contact the Human Resources Department to register.
The College offers the convenience of direct deposit of paychecks for all employees. Our workplace banking programs with Bank of America and Wells Fargo offer free banking services. For employees’ convenience, a Bank of America ATM is located on the 2nd floor of the Main Building.
Cafeteria offer a variety of meals which may be eaten in the cafeteria or taken out.
Each year a number of events including concerts, lectures, plays and exhibits are hosted by campus organizations and departments. Many events are free and open to the public.
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Service AwardEach year in the Fall, Essex County College hosts a special Employee Recognition Ceremony to honor employees with employment milestones of five, ten, fifteen, twenty, twenty-five, thirty, thirty-five, and forty years of service. Employees are formally acknowledged by the college President and Board of Trustees.
Perfect AttendanceEssex County College recognizes the importance of good attendance among its employees. Full time Security, Support Staff and Police personnel who do not use a sick day in a given contract year are rewarded with an extra personal day at the start of the following contract year.
During the summer months of July and August the College operates under a four-day work week schedule. Employees work from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Thursdays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The College is closed on Fridays.
Six Flags Great AdventureTicket sales begin in April. For more information, please visit: www.sixflagsgreatadventure.com
Dorney Park Wild Water KingdomTicket sales begin in May and are available from the Human Resources Department. For children 3 and older who are under 48 inches tall in shoes and anyone age 62 or older. For more information, please visit: www.dorneypark.com
Enterprise Rent-A-CarEnterprise Rent-A- Car offers corporate discounted rates to College employees. Corporate account features include free pick-up and drop off at Essex County College, 24 hour emergency roadside assistance, discounts good for personal and business use, out of town reservations made through www.enterprise.com or 1-800-593-0505. To use this service mention Business Rental ID # CP5065. To reach the downtown Newark location, call (973) 639-1911.
The Buyer’s EdgeThe Buyer’s Edge is a consumer buying service that offers low prices on most major appliance purchases for its 4 million members in the tri-state area of NY, NJ, CT and greater Philadelphia. Through the convenience of toll-free numbers, you can call vendors direct and talk to a “live” specialist who has product and service expertise and can arrange delivery straight to your door.
PerksConnectThe PerksConnect merchant network can save College employees thousands of dollars annually on dining, local attrations, travel, shopping, gift cards and more!
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