Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative!


Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, an electric distribution cooperative located in Paxton, Illinois, is seeking qualified candidates for an accountant.  The accountant provides assistance to the controller for the financial reporting of the Cooperative’s business units, including preparation of standard and general journal entries, accounts payable, miscellaneous receivables, bank reconciliations, and capital credits.

Qualified candidates must have a four-year college degree with emphasis in accounting.   Qualified candidates should possess an effective working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles in utility accounting and general corporate accounting practices.  Qualified candidates should also be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word, have strong communication skills and a positive attitude.

Pre-employment background check, physical and drug screen are required.

Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative offers competitive wages with excellent benefits.   Applications are available at www.eiec.coop.  Send completed application to Human Resources, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, PO Box 96, Paxton, Illinois 60957 or human.resources@eiec.coop.  Deadline for applicants is October 19, 2018.   Eastern Illini is an equal opportunity employer.