Member Services

Summer Beat the Peak

Market Pricing, Possible Blackouts & EECA

We are fielding many questions from our consumer-members from price increases to possible blackouts this summer. Please read the information below for more detailed data, explanations, and site references to learn more about EECA and our affiliates. Press Release from 6/14/2022: EECA Press Release 06-14-2022 How is EECA connected to the ‘grid’? Every consumer-member of […]

we're hiring tree trimmers

We’re Hiring Tree Trimmers!

Egyptian Electric Cooperative has immediate position opening(s) for permanent/full-time Apprentice or Journeyman Tree Trimmer(s) out of our Murphysboro headquarters location. Journeyman applicants will need to possess an Illinois Applicator Pesticide License. All tree trimming applicants must possess a valid Class A CDL, with airbrake endorsement at the start of employment. Tasks include but not limited […]

Summer Internship

Egyptian Electric Cooperative has an immediate position opening(s) for a summer internship opportunity out of our Murphysboro headquarters location. Submit completed job application, resume, and cover letter to or by mail to Brooke Guthman, 1732 Finney Road, Murphysboro, IL 62966. Application deadline is 4PM on Friday, June 10, 2022. For position description and application, […]

Annual Meeting Scholarship

Annual Meeting Scholarships Now Available!

Applications for our Annual Meeting Scholarship are now available! Eligibility is listed below. To view additional information on the Egyptian Electric Cooperative Annual Meeting, visit here. For questions regarding the scholarships, please contact Brooke at (800) 606-1505 or  Eligibility The applicant must be a member in good standing of Egyptian Electric Cooperative (EECA), or […]

St Francis CARE ORU winner

Operation Round Up Grant Winners Announced

Congratulations to our first two Operation Round Up grant recipients – $500 to Toys for Tots & $500 to St. Francis CARE! Both organizations were presented their $500 checks on May 9, 2022 with funds from our Operation Round Up 501(c)(3) charitable program. To sign up to contribute to our 501(c)(3) charitable fund (by rounding […]

market volatility

Market Volatility & EECA

You may have seen in the news that consumers purchasing electricity from an investor-owned utility (IOU) and/or through municipal aggregation programs, are being warned of significant upcoming rate increases as early as next month. Recent media reports are stating that these increases could be as high as double-digit in percentage. To learn more about these […]

CSR position opening

We’re Hiring! CSR Opening

Egyptian Electric Cooperative has an immediate opening for a full-time Customer Service Representative (CSR) at our Murphysboro headquarters location. A successful candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills, expandable computer knowledge, and the ability to multi-task and work well with other departments. To be considered, send resume and completed application by end of […]

Youth to Washington Winners

Congratulations to our YTW Winners!

Congratulations to seniors Madison Kribs of Chester High School and Ellee Doerr of Murphysboro High School, on being named the 2022 Egyptian Electric Cooperative Youth to Washington delegates! They will be joining nearly 60 other high school student delegates from Illinois cooperatives to represent our state on a nation level in Washington D.C. this June! […]

2022 Tree Trimming Locations

ROW Locations for 2022

The scheduled right-of-way (ROW) work for 2022 will be all circuits/lines serviced off five of our substations: Cutler, Campbell Hill, Pyatt, Murphysboro, & West Carbondale substations. The areas to which it will concern are the Pinckneyville, Dowell, Cutler, Campbell Hill, Ava, Vergennes, south of Murphysboro, and the west and south side of Carbondale areas.  If […]

Accepted not Accepted Items

Electronics Recycle & Shred Day 4/9/22

For 2022 we will be hosting a spring Electronics Recycling/Document Shredding Day here outside of our office on Saturday, April 9, 2022 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Visit, below to view the entire flyer and what is acceptable and unacceptable for electronic recycling. This is limited to non-business individuals, with a limit of 10 electronic […]