JOURNEYMAN LINE WORKER
Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative serving 11,000 member/owners in east central Illinois, has positions open for a journeyman line worker at both the Paxton and Pesotum locations. This 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 Lineman 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 License (CDL). Pre-employment physical and drug screen are required.
Eastern Illini offers an excellent wage and benefit package. Applications are available at www.eiec.coop. Send completed application to Human Resources, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, PO Box 96, Paxton, IL 60957, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Application deadline is August 24, 2018. Eastern Illini is an equal opportunity employer.
VEHICLE SERVICE TECHNICIAN
Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, an electric distribution cooperative located in Paxton, Illinois, is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time vehicle service technician. The vehicle service technician maintains, repairs, and services cooperative vehicles, and all support equipment performing all work in a safe manner. Cooperative fleet includes cars, light to medium duty trucks and trailers, aerial man-lifts and derricks with gas and diesel engines, hydraulic systems, hydraulic tools, and small engine equipment. The technician also maintains, repairs and services cooperative buildings, including heating, air conditioning, mechanical and electrical equipment. We are very safety oriented due to the types of equipment.
Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, plus technical school degree (in automotive and truck repair from an accredited institution) and a minimum of three years’ experience in a related training field. Qualified candidates should possess an effective working knowledge of hydraulics and heavy truck maintenance; the ability to read and understand schematic drawings, diagrams and instruction manuals; strong communication skills and a positive attitude.
The successful candidate must have (or obtain in 3 months) a CDL Class A driver’s permit and must pass the driving test within the first 90 days of employment. Pre-employment physical and drug screen are required.
Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits. Please send resume to Human Resources, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, PO Box 96, Paxton, Illinois 60957 or email@example.com. Deadline for applicants is August 24, 2018. Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity employer.