Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative!

We currently have an open position in our Paxton location for a Journeyman Line Worker.

Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative serving 11,000 members in east central Illinois, has a journeyman line worker position open at the Paxton location. The position is responsible for the construction, repair, and maintenance of the Cooperative’s electrical transmission and distribution system, and outage restoration, in a safe and efficient manner.

Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be certified as a Journeyman Line Worker through an approved apprenticeship program or have a degree in electric utility line work. Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a valid Class A Illinois Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). A pre-employment physical and drug screen are a required condition of employment.

Eastern Illini offers an excellent wage and benefit package. Please complete the employment application and send the completed application to Human Resources, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, PO Box 96, Paxton, IL 60957, or human.resources@eiec.coop. Application deadline is June 14, 2019.  Eastern Illini is an equal opportunity employer.


EIEC Statement of Nondiscrimination

EIEC is an equal opportunity provider and employer. The person responsible for coordinating EIEC’s nondiscrimination compliance efforts is the President/CEO.

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