Accountant I/II

Job Summary

Working independently and collaboratively with others, this position plays an integral role in executing CRPUD’s mission, philosophy, and commitment to providing safe, reliable power to our community and exceptional service to our internal and external customers. All employees are also expected to maintain a high level of trust, integrity, and ethical standards.

Accountant I:

Perform general accounting activities under the direction of the Accounting & Finance Manager. Assist in the preparation and maintenance of financial statements, journal entries, and various subsidiary records and ledgers. Provide support for work order, job costing, and fixed asset functions. Assist with financial audit preparations and payroll processing. Serve as primary back-up for the Accountant II and Senior Accountant positions as necessary.

Accountant II:

Perform general accounting activities under the direction of the Accounting & Finance Manager. Assist in the preparation and maintenance of financial statements, journal entries, and various subsidiary records and ledgers. Audit, prepare, and process documents for payroll. Provide support for work order, job costing, and fixed asset functions. Assist with financial audit preparations. Serve as primary back-up for Senior Accountant as necessary.

Qualifications

Accountant I:

Required:

  • Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or other relevant Business degree, with a minimum of two years combined experience in Accounting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid driver’s license. Other driving-related requirements may apply depending on the nature and scope of responsibilities associated with driving on behalf of CRPUD.

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business with at least three years progressively responsible accounting experience.
  • At least one year FERC utility accounting experience.

Accountant II:

Required:

  • Associate’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or other relevant Business degree, with a minimum of five years combined experience in Accounting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid driver’s license. Other driving-related requirements may apply depending on the nature and scope of responsibilities associated with driving on behalf of CRPUD.

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business with at least five years progressively responsible accounting experience.
  • At least one year FERC utility accounting experience.

Application Materials

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Salary

Accountant I: $29.21 – $41.66 per hour depending on qualifications
Accountant II: $32.84 – $46.83 per hour depending on qualifications

How to Apply

Complete and submit a CRPUD Employment Application, the Supplemental Questions for the Accountant I/II, and Veteran’s Preference (if applicable) to:

Human Resources Department
Columbia River PUD
P.O. Box 1193
St. Helens, OR 97051
Fax: (503) 397-5215
Email: jobs@crpud.org

Incomplete and/or late applications will not be considered.

If you require accommodation to participate in our application process, please contact Human Resources at (503) 397-1844. Columbia River PUD is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental or physical disability, age, veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status or activity in accordance with applicable law. Veteran’s preference is available by completing the Veteran’s Preference Form and providing the required supporting documentation.

Job Details

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Status
open
Closing
September 30, 2021, 5:30pm