Careers at Lake Country Power
Lake Country Power is a progressive not-for-profit electric distribution company that provides power to nearly 43,000 members in beautiful northern Minnesota. We are a Touchstone Energy Cooperative. We are an equal opportunity employer. We offer employees a competitive salary and excellent benefits package.
Our company culture is member-driven with an emphasis on providing exceptional service. Employees at Lake Country Power deliver safe and reliable electric service, manage member resources wisely and serve to help our communities prosper. Our vision is to be a highly reliable, top tier performing system and the provider of choice for our members. We do this by having a financially strong, technology driven, resourceful and pro-active organization. We strive to be the employer of choice for our region.
Lake Country Power is a Touchstone Energy® cooperative with 49,000 services in northeastern Minnesota. We have an excellent opportunity for a full-time Accountant in our Mountain Iron service center. Duties will primarily consist of preparing and maintaining the Cooperative’s property records and related accounts payable. Additional duties will include bank reconciliation, payroll processing, general plant and fleet accounting, material inventory, and accounts receivable.
This position requires an associate degree with an emphasis in accounting plus two years of accounting experience OR a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field. Excellent problem-solving skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office, spreadsheets, and computerized accounting software are also required.
Lake Country Power offers a competitive wage and benefit package.
Application deadline: August 20, 2019
Lake Country Power is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabilities
Lake Country Power only accepts applications when the cooperative posts a job opening. Lake Country Power does not accept or retain unsolicited applications or resumes for employment. When Lake Country Power has a position opening, we post that opening in our local newspaper classified ads, on our Lake Country Power Facebook page, and on the websites for Lake Country Power, Minnesota Rural Electric Association and Minnesota Works.
A pre-employment physical and drug screening is required prior to hire date.
Employment applications are available online.
Additional career resources:
For additional career resources, you may also search for employment with other electric cooperatives across the nation by visiting the Minnesota Rural Electric Cooperative web site. Your portal to career opportunities in the cooperative network is also available at TouchstoneEnergy.jobs. If you're looking for a job with an electric cooperative, you'll discover a seamless access point to the many opportunities available at both Web site.
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