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TECO Energy Reviews

Updated August 1, 2018
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  1. "Theft investigation via data analysis"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TECO Energy (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Freedom to grow as a professional through small projects. Allowed for growth in project management as well as training and data analysis

    Cons

    Not many cons. Building could use upgrades to improve aesthetics. Lacks a strong family atmosphere. Could be worse but far from perfect.

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. "Runnnnnn"

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    Former Employee - CSP
    Former Employee - CSP
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at TECO Energy full-time

    Pros

    The pay isn’t too bad

    Cons

    Micromanage, doesn’t care about employees, management created their own rules, talks down to employees.

    Advice to Management

    Do unto others as you would like done to you.

  3. "Customer service specialist"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at TECO Energy full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Salary one extra dollar for bilingual css's

    Cons

    By far the worst company and the most traumatic and awful experience I've had at any job in my twenty something years working.

    Advice to Management

    A company whose mission statement is "safety, integrity , respect, achievement and customer satisfaction " you need to make it a point for some of the supervisors who because they have been working there for so long, feel the need to treat employees or in my case new recruited employees with lack of respect and total dishonesty. These "supervisors " have do not know what integrity or ethics really mean. For employees and customers.


  4. "Customer Service"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at TECO Energy full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits

    Cons

    Unethical and unfair business practices.

    Advice to Management

    Treat everyone the same across the board. Release the supervisors/coaches which do not have interpersonal skills and are not fair and confidential with their employees.


  5. "Filled with oppurtunity"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Recommends

    I have been working at TECO Energy full-time

    Pros

    -great work environment
    -room to grow
    -great pay

    Cons

    -different departments have different rules and sometimes can be contradicting


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Gas Technician"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at TECO Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great health care and benefits, training, and work

    Cons

    Too much meaning less meetings, management doesn't have a clue, pay is low for the work you do, better ways to handle call out.

    Advice to Management

    Stop putting all the work on your techs to fix your mess, and get organized about training and operations.


  7. Helpful (2)

    "Great place if you like to be treated like a small school child"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at TECO Energy full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, that's all I can think of.

    Cons

    MICROMANAGEMENT! If you like to be treated like a kindergartner than this is the place for you! Wouldn't surprise me if employees needed to start raising their hands just to use the bathroom

    Advice to Management

    The Miami office is such a poorly run location. The management there borders between incompetent and sadistic, TECO/EMERA really needs to clean house there and lose the current managers in that office.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company & Great People - Unsure Future"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TECO Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, great benefits! Most employees are happy to be part of the TECO family.

    Cons

    If you're not an engineer, there's not a lot of succession. The recent acquisition by Emera leaves many worried about the future.

    Advice to Management

    Establish succession/progression plans for all positions


  9. Helpful (4)

    "Was better before Canada"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Everyone is pleasant and willing to say hi or help. Schedules are flexible. People treat eachother like family. Gym, food, and snacks are great benefits. Pension.

    Cons

    Not a hometown company anymore since being sold out to Canada which is very disappointing. I joined TECO to work for my neighbors, and now they work for Canadians who are always on a fire drill. What was once a laid back, slow paced, family environment, is now a stressful, burnt out, scared for your job environment.

    Advice to Management

    Stop overworking employees! Not everything is a fire. Also, Emera needs to allow for more resources that are needed in certain areas. Some departments don't have enough work to do while others are working overtime every day and it's burning everyone out. Prepare for higher turnover.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "TECO is sadistic except to family (nepotism)"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Tampa, FL
    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Tampa, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    None unless hired and family member already works there.

    Cons

    Purely sadistic and self serving

    Advice to Management

    Make amends now in your best interest


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