Orion Consortium offers a generous employee benefit package available to all full-time employees.

Vacation & Holiday Pay

  • You accrue PTO hours each paid period. Calculation for accrual is PTO allowance divided by 24 pay periods.
  • Vacation is use or loose, you can carry over up to 40 vacation hours from one year to the next.
  • Ten paid Federal Holidays in addition to your annual leave entitlement.
  • 2021 Holiday Calendar

Bereavement & Jury Duty

  • Orion Consortium will evaluate requests on a case by case basis.
  • Jury Duty documentation must be submitted to Director of Administration.

Group Insurance Benefits


  • Basic Plan
  • Mid-Level Plan
  • Top-Level Plan
  • Offered through CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Your monthly insurance cost varies by plan selected and dependents.
  • More information can be found at orionconsortium.com/healthcareplans/

Dental & Vision

  • Offered through CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Life, short-term & long-term disability insurance

  • Provide at no-cost to employee

Supplemental short term disability

  • This elective benefit supplements Orion’s short term disability plan
  • Open to all employees

Financial Benefits


  • This elective 401k program is available to all full-time employees.
  • Waiting period of 6 months before employee may start contributing.
  • Orion provides a 2% match on contributions to your 401k.

Tuition/Certification Reimbursement Plan

  • Orion Consortium offers reimbursement for tuition and certifications relevant to position requirements on a case by case basis, pre-approval is required.
  • All requests will be evaluated and approved based on client justification.

Direct deposit & credit union

  • Direct deposit is available to all Orion employees.
  • As an added bonus employees are eligible to join Tower Federal Credit Union and take advantage of a full range of quality financial services.
  • Learn more about Tower Federal Credit Unions benefits and sign up online! https://www.towerfcu.org/

Employee Bonus Program

Referral Bonus

  • Employee referral bonuses are based upon the position and contract the referral is hired for.
  • The bonus will be paid after the referred employee is hired by Orion Consortium and completes a trial period of 120 days.
  • Payment will be made at the end of the trial period in the form of 2 payments included with your regular scheduled payroll.

Employee Rewards Program