• Payroll Specialist

    Location US-MO-Chesterfield
    Job ID
  • Overview

    Aegion Corporation is looking for a Payroll Specialist to join our team.


    Aegion Corporation and its family of companies shield and protect the world's infrastructure from degradation and corrosion with a variety of technologies. Aegion's businesses comprise sewer, drinking water and energy and mining pipeline rehabilitation and corrosion protection for and strengthening of bridges, tunnels, buildings, waterfront, metal and concrete structures. Our companies provide cost-effective solutions to remediate operational, health, regulatory and environmental problems resulting from aging and defective pipelines and infrastructure.


    • Responsible for verification of the receipt of all daily and weekly time collected
    • Start-to-finish payroll processing and verification of payroll registers and journals for accuracy
    • Balance total hours received with total hours loaded into payroll system and the verification of all overtime rule calculations
    • Perform employee maintenance for new hires, terminations, union deductions, and wage assignments/garnishments as needed
    • Determine and apply prevailing wage rates to hours worked where necessary
    • Required to assist other Payroll Specialists as needed in a team environment, and handle other related duties assigned by the Payroll Manager


    • High School diploma or equivalent required. 5+ years of solid payroll experience, with strong fundamental payroll knowledge.
    • Ability to understand basic principles associated with gross to net calculations, as well as basic tax computation skills.
    • JD Edwards or other in-house system experience required.
    • Experience with unions, prevailing wage and certified payrolls is strongly preferred. Canadian payroll experience is a plus.
    • Ability to work with complex spreadsheets, databases, and presentation software, and the ability to learn new applications quickly is required. Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, etc.) is necessary for this position.
    • Must be detail oriented and possess the ability to multi-task.
    • Payroll tax withholding/filing experience preferred.
    • Ability to perform under strict deadlines is a must. At times, the candidate may have to work extra hours with little to no advance warning.


    Our company offers a Competitive Salary with Career Growth Opportunities and a Full Benefits Package including Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Matching 401k, Tuition Assistance, paid Vacation and Holiday time, and much more.


    Aegion Corporation and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


    VEVRAA compliant – priority referral Protected Veterans requested


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