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Supervisor Stores

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Mulberry, Florida, US, 33835

Company: TECO

Power up a career with us. Our people are our greatest investments. 


Be the light to help us keep our customers connected.  If you are interested in a career and not just a position, Tampa Electric is the place to be! Tampa Electric offers competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunities for growth and development in a friendly and professional work environment. We embrace diversity and the inclusion of all. We believe our differences, unique perspectives and talents are our strengths and integral to the success of our company.


We’re honored to serve approximately 780,000 customers across West Central Florida and safely provide them with clean, affordable and reliable electricity. We’ve been doing it for more than 100 years, and there’s so much more ahead.  


Join our team of energy experts as we build on that legacy through innovation, continued solar investments, cost-effective and sustainable energy solutions all while keeping top-notch customer service at the center of all we do. 


Tampa Electric is a subsidiary of Emera Inc., a family of energy companies which also includes TECO Peoples Gas and New Mexico Gas Company. Emera provides energy to residential and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean, with career opportunities available in all of these locations. 




The Supervisor Stores - Polk is responsible for the safe, proper, and cost-effective operation of Polk Warehouse.  This position will require extensive experience in power plant and or heavy industrial Warehousing, to include inventory process’s, shipping/receiving, material handling, knowledge of plant equipment and operations in order to maximize productivity, unit availability and station reliability while maintaining warehouse business operations.



Warehouse Operations

  • Establish Contractor work schedules to ensure proper staffing levels
  • Respond to plant needs with 24/7 coverage as required
  • Coordinate unloading of incoming shipments, orderly storage of material, and picking and staging of outbound material requests
  • Direct the physical inventory of stock items within the required cycle times.  Review short stock and research issue errors assigning correct Work Orders
  • Ensure optimal utilization of space through warehouse consolidation
  • Conduct operations in accordance with OSHA and SDS Standards
  • Coordinate Warehouse and training programs to maximize productivity and optimize cross-training. Ensure employees are trained and certified as required for operation of forklift equipment and off-road vehicles
  • Ensure Safe Work Practices are adhered to. Complete and file safety reports, and ensure all employees are in compliance with all safety training requirements. Ensure EPA regulations are followed in the storing, handling, shipping, and disposing of hazardous materials/waste. Ensure all transportation of material is performed in accordance with DOT regulations
  • Oversee tool room functions and budgets
  • Track consumable costs and provide appropriate reporting


Plant Support and Problem Solving

  • Work with Purchasing and Plant Personnel in expedition of parts and or materials as required.
  • Work with Vendors and Plant Personnel regarding material problem resolution


Investment Recovery

  • Work with Plant Personnel in identification of potential obsolete inventories
  • Direct disposition of obsolete equipment and materials for temporary storage and transportation to recovery locations




Required: High School diploma or equivalent

Preferred: College degree in Business or Engineering  from an accredited institution



Required: Minimum of 7 years warehouse experience in a power plant or heavy industry environment


  • Proficient in the use of SAP software, Workman, Inventory Barcoding,  and ToolHound program
  • Experience in reading and understanding drawings, flow diagrams, instruction books, etc.
  • Experienced in Power Plant operations, maintenance, and procedures


Supervisory Experience

Preferred: 5 years supervisory experience supervising covered or craft employees




  • This position requires an understanding of power plant or industrial process operations
  • This position also requires the ability to direct and/or collaborate with others to operate, maintain, and resolve technical and process issues
  • The ability to lead and motivate team members to meet company/station goals and personal development needs is also required
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills are necessary


Work will be in an office environment, as well as "hard-hat" areas (dust, noise, heat, and cold).  Much of the work is performed on an industrial site and may be exposed to loud noise, moving equipment, and be in proximity to high voltages and currents.  Conditions will require employee to wear safety equipment such as hard-hats, eye and hearing protection.  Extended periods of either sitting or standing/walking.  Examples of the physical requirements may include:

  • Walking up or down numerous flights of stairs.
  • Communicate verbally and in writing with a need to be able to hear both speech (radio or face-to-face) and alarms.
  • Ability to perform physical work while bending, stooping, squatting, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting up to 50 pounds, and/or carrying up to 20 pounds.

Position involves travel between warehouse locations and other Tampa Electric locations.



  • Builds Strong, Collaborative Relationships
  • Develops People and Teams
  • Speaks Up on Safety, Health, and the Environment
  • Takes Ownership & Acts with Integrity
  • Thinks Strategically & Exercises Sound Judgment


TECO offers a competitive Benefits package!!


Competitive Salary *401k Savings plan w/ company matching * Pension plan * Paid time off* Paid Holiday time * Medical, Prescription Drug, & Dental Coverage  *Tuition Assistance Program * Employee Assistance Program * Wellness Programs * On-site Fitness Centers * Bonus Plan and more!



STORM DUTY REQUIREMENTS....Please make sure to read below!!!  Responding to storms will be considered a condition of employment.


TECO Energy and its companies serve a role in providing critical services to our community during an emergency. Team members are required to participate in the response/recovery activities related to emergencies/disasters to maintain service to our TECO Energy customers. Team members are required to work in their normal job duties or other assigned activities. Proper compensation will be made in accordance with the company's rules and procedures.


TECO Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


TECO Energy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law, except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational requirement and the individual is unable to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodations.


In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all individuals, employment decisions at TECO Energy will be based on skills, knowledge, qualifications and abilities.


Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


ADA policy

It is the policy of TECO Energy to provide reasonable accommodation for all qualified disabled individuals who are employees and applicants for employment, unless it would cause undue hardship. The corporation will adhere to applicable federal and state laws, regulations and guidelines, including, but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1970s.



Application accommodations

Applicants may request reasonable accommodation in the application process five business days prior to the time accommodation is needed.


Pre-employment physical exams may be required for positions with bona fide job-related physical requirements regardless of disability. 

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