Frequently Asked Questions
Depending upon the Client Company with whom you are placed, your time sheet will likely be submitted electronically for you. If a manual timesheet is required, then you may fax or email same to our Human Resources Department no later than noon of the Wednesday that follows the close out of the pay period.
You can be paid via direct deposit, or you may opt for us to mail your check directly to you. A direct deposit form can be found under the General Employment Forms menu. Your Earnings Statement can then be viewed on-line from any location where you have internet access. If you choose a paper check, then that check will be placed in the regular mail to you on the Thursday that immediately precedes the pay Friday.
EMPLOYEE REFERRAL FEE PROGRAM
CONTRACT EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
The E Group’s available consultant benefits are set forth in the attached “Benefit Option Form”.
As a preferred vendor of The Southern Company, The E Group employees are eligible for membership in the APCO Employee Credit Union. APCO offers favorable interest rates on savings accounts, auto loans and certificate of deposits. In addition, APCO has a line of retirement savings products such as Roth IRA, Traditional IRA, Coverdell Savings Accounts and more. For details on all APCO’s financial products and on how to become a member, go to https://www.apcocu.org/
The E Group offers STD at group rates through MetLife. There is no open enrollment for Short Term Disability; if interested, you must enroll in Short Term Disability within your first 30 days of employment.
A MetLife Enrollment Form is attached hereto. Premiums depend upon your age and the amount of coverage you desire. A rate schedule and plan details are contained in the “STD Plan Summary” (attached). The rates reflected in the attached schedule specify the amount of per pay period deduction.
The E Group offers two  different health and prescription drug coverage (PPO) plans at group rates. A Bronze Plan and a Gold Plan through Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama. For information on co-pays, deductibles, and coverages for each plan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The E Group offers a Group Dental Plan at reasonable rates through Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama. For information on co-pays, deductibles, and please contact email@example.com
In order to take advantage of group discounts on hotels, car rentals, and various tickets (movie tickets, travel, Disney, etc.), The E Group has partnered with ticketsatwork.com.
The E Group offers two  different health and prescription drug coverage (PPO) plans at group rates. A Bronze Plan and a Gold Plan through Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama. For information on co-pays, deductibles, and coverages for each plan, please emailed firstname.lastname@example.org