Careers

NEARLY 7 MILLION TONS of coal mined annually.

1,600 MEGAWATTS
of power.

PROVIDING
2.5
MILLION

families with electricity every day.

$785
MILLION

in economic activity contributed annually.

$1 BILLION
invested in the Best Available Control Technology (BACT).

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Opportunities

Prairie State employees work within one of three general areas of concentration: coal mining, power generation, and corporate support services. Please click on the "Apply Online" tab to see a listing of our current opportunities.

Prairie State has worked with the following educational institutions to promote training programs and develop career opportunities for their students. If you are interested in working within the coal industry, you may want to take a look at the following schools: