Commissioners' Personnel Department
Check-in Here on Facebook
226 Middle Ave., 4th Floor
Elyria, OH 44035
Ph: (440) 329-5227
Fx: (440) 329-5459
The Personnel Department is a public service human resources agency that is committed to providing quality, professional support and leadership in employment, benefits, compensation, safety, training and employee relations, while fostering the Board of Commissioners' vision that Lorain County is indeed "lighting the way" in County Government.
Safety-Risk Management Office
Jonette Jackson - Safety Risk Manager
Ph: (440) 329-5227 • Fx: (440) 329-5459
The Safety Risk Office handles a variety of duties for Lorain County; Workers Compensation Claims, General Liability Insurance (including renewal, providing certificates of insurance for agreements, events, files insurance claims); and secures bonds for elected and appointed Officials. This office also handles ergonomics in the County offices. Safety-Risk holds Safety Committee Meetings bi-monthly and offers some training for various topics.
If your department needs proof of insurance, they can request a Certificate of Insurance for the vendor or person requesting the information, from the Safety Risk Office.
Payroll Management Office
Brenda Varady - Payroll Specialist
Ph: (440) 329-5150 • Fx: (440) 329-5459
The Payroll Management Office ensures that the payroll is done accurately and timely for the employees that report directly to the Lorain County Commissioners. This department is also responsible for maintaining accurate personnel records, new hire paperwork / orientation and also employees’ accumulated, accrued, and used time. Any payroll or personnel questions can be referred to this department at the number listed above.
Benefits & Insurance Office
Julie Steele - Benefits & Insurance Coordinator
Ph: (440) 329-5578 • Fx: (440) 329-5459
Gilda Arzuaga - Healthcare Clerk
Ph: (440) 329-5616 • Fx: (440) 329-5459
The Benefits & Insurance Office provides information on eligibility for the Lorain County Health Plan and life insurance for employees and their dependents. This includes administering the flexible spending accounts, which is a pre-tax benefit to the employee. We also administer the COBRA for eligible participants.
This department is also the focal point for all eligibility questions and concerns regarding their benefits. Currently, we have approximately 1835 participants on the plan. For more information, please contact our Employee Benefits Goup (CGI).
Campana Insurance, LLC
David (Rocky) Campana Jr.
6155 Park Sqre. Dr., Ste. 7
Lorain, OH 44053
Ph: (440) 984-2531
Fx: (440) 984-2542
Campana Insurance is Lorain County's Representative for FSA, Dependent Daycare Accounts, & Cafeteria Plan (Section 125).
NEW! Benefits information is available online about Take Care - WageWorks for Employees including...
• Animal Control
• Commissioner Pages
• Lorain County Transit
• Board Appointment
• Commissioner News
• Passport Services
• County Jobs
• Photo Contest