Employment Opportunities

Benton REA is an equal-opportunity employer. With Headquarters in Prosser, Wash., and a regional office in West Richland, Benton REA is within commuting distance of the Tri-Cities, Yakima and the many smaller communities nestled in-between.

Our Mission at Benton REA, a member-owned and operated cooperative, is to provide affordable, and reliable energy and other member-driven compatible services that enhance the quality of life for all of our members. Our mission will also provide a stable, safe, competitive career-oriented work environment for the cooperative’s employees. Our mission is being pursued through the highest ethical standards using progressive marketing in conjunction with sound financial and management principles.


Benton REA is accepting applications for a full-time Accountant. Responsibilities include all payroll functions, accounts payable, tax reporting, reconciling bank accounts, preparing financial reports and numerous accounting and financial functions.

The successful candidate must have a Bachelor's (four-year) degree in Accounting or in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Candidates must have at least one year of personal computer experience and must be proficient with Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Microsoft Outlook email functions. Payroll experience is preferred.

Please submit a cover letter, résumé, and Application for Employment by no later than 5 p.m. January 27, 2021, to Benton REA, Attn: Justin Waldron, HR Administrator, P.O. Box 1150, Prosser, WA 99350. Benton REA offers a competitive salary and benefit package along with a work schedule of 4-10s or 5-8s. Benton REA is an equal opportunity provider and employer providing a drug-free workplace.