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New Employee Information

Whether you are beginning your career in public service, or are returning having worked previously for an employer covered under the retirement system, we welcome your membership and look forward to serving your retirement benefit needs. Maine Public Employees Retirement System (MainePERS) administers the following benefits to eligible employees:

  • Retirement Plans
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Disability Retirement

Our New Member Handbook provides an overview of your retirement, group life insurance, and disability retirement programs. For more detailed information about the benefit provisions described in this brochure, please refer to your plan specific booklets, available in the Publications section of the site. You may also contact us for more information.