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Co-Op/Alternate

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: North Ruskin, Florida, US, 33570

Company: TECO

Title: Co-Op/Alternate 
Company: Tampa Electric Company 
State and City: Florida - North Ruskin
Shift: 8 Hr. X 5 Days

 

 

Co-Op/Alternate-TPA Engineering
Full-time (40 hours/week) Engineering Student Positions (Mechanical & Chemical)
available at TECO Energy
The TECO Energy Cooperative Education Program offers college degree-seeking students
the opportunity for professional growth while meeting the business needs of the company.
The program is an extension of the educational process, providing practical experience to
complement formal classroom work. The co-op program recruits students from colleges to
give them an opportunity to work in a professional environment related to their field of
study. Work assignments are consistent with the work needs of the department and the
company and provide meaningful and challenging work to the student. These engineering
co-op positions will report to Energy Supply engineers and support a variety of technical
projects ranging in complexity, scope and time spans.
Requirements for this position:
• Enrolled in an ABET accredited university or college and enrolled in the Chemical,
Electrical or Computer Engineering programs.
• If participating as a co-op student, enrollment in the university’s co-op program is a
must.
• Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
• Classification: Junior year or higher
• Degrees: Bachelors or Masters
• Satisfactory progress in school and on the job
• Typically, in addition to office work, students will work 50% of the time in the
power stations and service areas, and will need to be hands on and be willing and
able to work at heights on raised walkways, etc., and to work in industrial
environments which can be dirty
• Students must be willing and able to work in any of our services areas and power
stations including:
o Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, FL
o Bayside Power Station
o Polk Power Station
• Student must have their own vehicle to drive to any of our sites
• Full time 40 hours per week will be within a Monday – Friday typically within a
7:00AM – 6:00PM schedule
Benefits of the position:
• Real hands-on work experience in a professional corporate and industrial
environment.
• Competitive salaries that increase after 640 hours worked
• Paid corporate holidays and some paid time off (PTO)

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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