Employment Opportunities


Oconto Electric Cooperative, is looking to hire a Seasonal Utility Worker, to assist with a variety of utility day-to-day tasks during the construction season. A graduate of the Electric Power Distribution Course a plus. Knowledge and/or working experience in a utility or construction atmosphere required.  Must possess a valid Class A-Commercial Driver’s License.

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Please send application and/or cover letter with resume to Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 168, Oconto Falls, WI  54154

Deadline to apply: Thursday, September 26, 2019


Help Wanted: Collections & Accounting Specialist

Oconto Electric Cooperative (OEC) a Rural Electric Distribution Cooperative has an immediate opening for a full-time qualified individual who will be responsible for processing collections and accounts payables, including data entry duties.

Candidate must possess good customer service and communication skills. Must be detail oriented, organized, and able to enter data accurately. Candidate must be able to work both independently and effectively in a team environment.

Education/Qualifications: A minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Accounting with three (3) years related work experience is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered. Computer skills in Excel and Word required. A valid driver’s license also required.

Applicants interested in this position should submit a cover letter with their resume to Oconto Electric Cooperative, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 168, Oconto Falls, WI 54154  or email:

Deadline for applying: October 4th, 2019

Oconto Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with Federal and State equal employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, non-job related disability, or any other protected group status.

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Charles Van Sickle Scholarship

2019 Charles Van Sickle Scholarship 

The Federated Youth Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce that it will award the third Charles Van Sickle Scholarship in 2019. The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a pre-law or law student who has an interest in cooperative law. The scholarship is made possible by an endowment established in 2013 to honor Wisconsin’s renowned electric cooperative lobbyist and attorney, the late Charles Van Sickle. The scholarship will be awarded during the Spring 2019 semester.

Applications should be submitted by April 5, 2019 to Federated Youth Foundation, P.O. Box 148, Baraboo, WI 53913.

Charles Van Sickle Scholarship Application