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We are an organization that has been serving our members since 1930 with stability, demonstrated growth and success! We have grown 40% in the last 5 years, offering our employees amazing career opportunities and potential. On average, 22% of our employees are promoted or change roles each year.

Our culture inspires innovation, hard work, collaborative working relationships and the ability to make an impact in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

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What makes us different as an employer?

We care about our employees and strive to offer the best opportunities, benefits, flexibility and work environment. We truly listen to ideas from employees of all levels, we work together to solve problems and we deliver results across the organization. We work hard, reward our employees, have fun and treat each other and our members like family.

We hire people who want to grow and are committed to providing exceptional service to our members. Take a look at our open opportunities! We want enthusiastic people who believe in great service, doing what's right and having fun!

We're the Total Package!

We have an awesome culture and offer excellent benefits, competitive pay, and a flexible work environment. Here's a peek at some of our benefits:

Health/Dental/Vision Insurance - CCU offers multiple health and dental plans. We also offer a low-cost vision plan. CCU covers a significant portion of our employee's health and dental plan contributions.

Paid Time Off and Holidays - Above average paid time off that starts accruing on your first day - new hires accrue up to four weeks in their first year! Also 10 paid company holidays, and paid time off for volunteer activities.

Tuition Assistance - Per calendar year, CCU reimburses up to $2,500 for undergraduate studies and up to $5,000 for graduate studies for eligible employees.

Two Retirement Plans - CCU offers both a 401k plan that includes a company match as well as a pension plan that is fully funded by CCU.

Free Life Insurance - CCU fully pays for the cost of life insurance equivalent to one year's salary at no expense to the employee.

Short Term and Long Term Disability - These programs are 100% employer sponsored and no cost to the employee.  If you become ill or suffer an injury that prevents you from working, this form of disability insurance replaces a portion of your income for a defined maximum period of time.

Onsite Fitness Center - Free to employees, located in our Gurnee Administrative building.

Bonuses - Member facing employees receive incentives for product and service sales. All employees may receive an annual bonus based on financial results.

Recognition & Rewards - We believe in regularly rewarding and celebrating our employees for the above and beyond efforts they provide to our members. Sales contests, employee appreciation week, and summer cookouts are just a few examples.

"Dress for Your Day" Work Environment - If you work at our administrative buildings in Gurnee or Schaumburg or are there for training, jeans are just fine as long as you don't have external meetings. If you work at a branch or talk to our members via video, business casual is best.

Training and Development

Training isn't a first day formality, it's a journey based on your career path. We have an in-house team of training and development experts who will kick off your experience with us during a three-day orientation session. Onboarding continues with job specific training as needed to prepare you to exceed our members' expectations. Throughout your career with us, we are focused on developing you based on your personal career goals.

Internship Opportunities

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Equal Opportunity Employer

CCU complies with the requirements and spirit of the law in the implementation of all facets of equal opportunity in employment. There will be no discrimination on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, genetic information, military status (including unfavorable discharge from the military), criminal or arrest history (unless job related), crime victim status, or any other protected characteristic in the recruitment, selection, training, utilization, promotion, termination, or any other employment actions or term and condition of employment. CCU complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which CCU has facilities.

Reasonable Accommodations

We are committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process please contact our Human Resources team at [email protected].