Active Employee Benefits Info

UTILITY PRE-CRAFT TRAINEE (UPCT)
SPECIAL OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD – HEALTH & DENTAL PLANS
September 9, 2022 – September 16, 2022
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Current employees in the Utility Pre-Craft Trainee (UPCT) classification are now eligible to join a LADWP and/or IBEW, Local 18 sponsored health and dental plan. A special open enrollment has been scheduled for September 9, 2022 – September 16, 2022. Benefits elected during this special open enrollment period will be effective November 1, 2022.

Informational Webinars will be held Monday, August 29, 2022
Informational webinars have been scheduled with several health and dental insurance carriers. This will be an opportunity to learn about the insurance carrier’s plan benefits and to ask any questions. The informational sessions are scheduled as follows:

Date Insurance Carrier Time Webinar Link
Monday,
August 29, 2022
Anthem Blue Cross
(IBEW Local 18)
8:00am to 9:00am https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=mb45610f9e8d19573f377968f66940b6f
Guardian Dental
(IBEW Local 18)
9:00am to 9:30am https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=m7d31e3e56075ab54cb952475439bef51
Optum Behavioral Health
(IBEW Local 18)
9:30am to 10:00am https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=m0e807e195654a259dbf19de9af1dd660
United Concordia Dental
(LADWP-Sponsored)
10:00am to 11:00am https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=ma9a4128f060207df2e6a72d186ec977e
Delta Dental
(LADWP-Sponsored)
11:00am to 12:00pm https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=ma5ae503f1fed54987cb02d8d9f6479e3
UnitedHealthcare
(LADWP-Sponsored)
1:00pm to 2:00pm https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=m3dee70abe629154fdcd511d357cf8c0e
Kaiser Permanente
(LADWP-Sponsored)
2:00pm to 3:00pm https://ladwp.webex.com/ladwp/j.php?MTID=m14ca8495ea5691f470201e59e25d1e26

ENROLLING IN A LADWP-SPONSORED PLAN:

  • Enroll by making your election with the eBenefits website at https://ebenefits.ladwp.com (note: the eBenefits website is only accessible with the LADWP intranet or with a LADWP‐issued VPN); OR
  • You may enroll by downloading, completing and submitting the enrollment forms to the Health Plans Administration Office by e-mail (healthplans@ladwp.com), fax (213) 367-2078 or US Mail: LADWP Health Plans Administration Office, 111 North Hope Street, Room 564, Los Angeles, CA, 90012. The enrollment forms may be downloaded at the following website: https://ebenefits.ladwp.com/Home/Forms.
  • For questions or help with your enrollment/changes, please call the LADWP Health Plans Administration Office at (213) 367-2023 or (800) 831-4778.

ENROLLING IN AN IBEW, LOCAL 18-SPONSORED PLAN:

  • Enroll online at www.mybenefitchoices.com/local18
  • For questions or help with your enrollment/changes, please call the IBEW Local 18 Benefit Service Center weekdays at (818) 678-0040 or (800) 842-6635 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., and 12:45 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., email Local18@mybenefitchoices.com.

NOTE: If you decide to opt into a LADWP and/or IBEW, Local 18-sponsored health and dental plan, you will forfeit the current Health and Welfare contribution (currently paid at $7.74 per hour worked (fixed)).


Active Employee Health and Dental
Open Enrollment Carrier Presentations
Active Employee Summary of Benefits 2022-23