In May 2021, most residential electricity customers in Alameda County were placed on Time of Use rates as part of a statewide transition to support more renewable energy. The transition included a year of bill protection, which has now concluded.Learn more
Life at East Bay Community Energy
Diversity, equity, and inclusion is embedded in our culture. As a public agency in the East Bay whose mission is to provide customers with low carbon, cost-effective electricity that integrates innovative energy services and maximizes local benefits through the development of local green energy projects, jobs, and investment opportunities, we know that we can only serve our members effectively if our team and environment reflects that mission and is reflective of our community.
At EBCE, we…
Lead through innovation
Prioritize our community and serve our customers equitably
Collaborate through partnership and welcome diversity
Deliver with transparency and act with integrity
Employee Perks and Benefits
|Healthcare coverage and much more…||We provide medical, dental, and vision coverage as well as disability insurance, life insurance, mental health support, travel assistance, wellness support, a remote work stipend, and more!|
|Time Off Holidays, & Leave||Strong Paid Time Off (PTO) plan providing 15 days per year for new hires and increasing a day per year each year. EBCE provides Sick Time, parental and other leave, and 12 paid holidays plus 5 additional floating holidays per year.|
|Financial Wellness (Retirement)||Our retirement benefits are structured to help you meet your retirement goals. EBCE provides two retirement accounts for employees, a 401a and 457b. Starting on day one, EBCE contributes 8% of your payroll to your 401a in lieu of social security, regardless of any individual contribution you make. This means you do not pay any social security taxes, and we contribute to your retirement on your behalf. Additionally, EBCE will also match up to 6% of your 457b contribution beginning after 90 days of employment.|
|Team Building Experiences||Whether it’s a team gathering for food and drinks, a paddle board trip, an A’s game, or another adventure, our team knows how to have a good time.|
EBCE is committed to complying with applicable laws, including the Americans with Disability Act and Fair Employment and Housing Act, ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability. EBCE prohibits unlawful discrimination based on age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), genetic information or characteristics, gender identity, gender expression, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, creed, marital status, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, or on any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local laws.