Full-Time Employee Benefits

Full-Time Employee Benefits 2017-10-05T16:49:02+00:00

As a full-time employee, you will enjoy a long list of benefits! Below are a  few, and many more are located on the Why Here? page.

Things to know about WATC benefits

  • Our Fiscal and Benefit Year is from July 1 – June 30.
  • You will receive 18-28 days of PTO days a year, in addition to 17 paid holidays for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. You will also have the opportunity to participate in an Extended Illness Bank.
  • Medical and Dental Insurance are available to you at a reduced cost.
  • Vision, additional Life and AD&D insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, and 457b Retirement plans are available.
  • You will participate in KPERS (Kansas Public Employees Retirement System), which includes Long-term disability insurance and 1.5 x  your annual salary in life insurance.
  • WATC pays for professional counseling for work, personal or family problems with an Employee Assistance Program through EMPAC.
  • The college pays 100% of short-term disability insurance and 1 x your annual salary in life insurance.
  • The college pays pays up to 8 hours of Volunteer Service leave for employees to participate in activities related to children’s academic success in grades K-12.

Check out the details of your benefits package!

Wichita Area Technical College
4004 N Webb Rd
Wichita, Kansas, 67226
Phone: 316-677-9400
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