Benefits Generalist (simplicityHR by ALTRES)

Aug 31 2022
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time
Job Description

simplicityHR by ALTRES, Hawaii's largest HR company, is seeking a full-time Benefits Generalist to add to our growing team in Portland Oregon. We are looking for a motivated, sharp, and critical thinking individual to handle the administration of various employee benefit plans and assist with settling unemployment claims. If you think you might be a good fit for this position, don't hesitate to contact us today.

ALTRES offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical insurance, dental insurance, paid time off, state and federal holidays, employer 401(k) match and more!


Full-time, Monday to Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm


Honolulu, Oahu


  • Enroll, cancel, and change health plan memberships.
  • Monitor and track monthly health plan eligibility.
  • Handle COBRA administration and compliance, including issuing election forms and processing elections and payments.
  • Receive and respond to unemployment claims.
  • Gather data, obtain documentaries, and extract details.
  • Assist with client and employee inquiries regarding all aspects of employee benefits, leaves of absence, and unemployment.
  • Read and analyze general business journals.
  • Conduct research for unemployment hearings.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree or 2-4 years of combined education and experience.
  • Strong leadership qualities and excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Outlook.
  • High level of customer service.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Personal integrity and responsibility.
  • Detail-oriented and able to meet deadlines.