Office Administrator


Stanton, TN, US

Company:  DTE Energy Services, Inc.
Job ID:  13099

DTE is one of the nation’s largest diversified energy companies. Our electric and gas companies have fueled our customer’s homes and Michigan’s progress for more than a century. And as Michigan’s largest source of renewable energy, we’re creating a cleaner, healthier environment to power our future. We’re also serving communities beyond Michigan, where our affiliated businesses offer renewable energy, emission control technologies, and energy services to industries in 19 states.  But we’re more than a leading energy company... and working at DTE is more than just a job. At DTE, we take great care of each other and our customers, and we use our energy to be a force for growth and prosperity in our communities.  When you join us, you’ll be part of a team that welcomes, recognizes, and celebrates differences, and values everyone’s health, safety, and wellbeing.  Are you ready to make that kind of difference? Bring your energy to DTE. Together, we can achieve great things.

Job Summary

Locations: Stanton, TN

This position is responsible for providing administrative support to the Plant Manager and other site employees within the newly constructed Central Utility Plant located at Ford’s Blue Oval City complex. Work is performed under direct supervision of the Plant Manager while having a matrixed reporting relationship to a Senior Administrative Assistant. Performance is reviewed against an established set of goals and Company policies and procedures.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provides general administrative support to the plant team
  • Maintains records and files for the plant including documentation associated with purchasing, operations, and correspondence
  • Reviews and verifies employee timesheets for accuracy, as well as entering time via SAP, and creating time evaluation reports
  • Assists with the development, implementation, and updating of operations and maintenance programs and data
  • Assists in the preparation of training sessions, safety committee meetings, and other meetings as necessary
  • Interfaces with suppliers and vendors regarding requests for quotes, purchase orders and invoicing
  • Understands and utilizes DTE Vantage Administrative Guidelines and ensures plant compliance
  • Maintains a safe working environment, including good housekeeping practices
  • Participates in assigned continuous improvement efforts as directed
  • Performs all other duties as assigned

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Five or more years of administrative experience

Other Qualifications


  • Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures
  • Knowledge of corporate policies including expense reporting, travel, and cellular phone programs.
  • Experience with SAP would be considered a plus
  • Demonstrated proficiency in business correspondence, spelling, grammar, and basic accounting
  • Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and intranet/internet research and departmental database management


Other Requirements: 

  • A valid driver’s license will be required at certain locations
  • Ability to efficiently handle competing priorities and tasks, remain organized and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisor, coworkers, management, and the general public
  • Ability to establish goals, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills coupled with a welcoming, cooperative, and supportive demeanor

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

The physical demands characterized here epitomize those that must be met by an employee to properly perform the integral functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In order to properly perform the integral functions of this job, the employee is required to: 

  • Stand or walk and stoop or kneel. Frequently, the employee is required to sit  
  • Talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use wrists, hands and/or fingers in a repetitive motion; and reach with hands and arms extensively
  • Lift objects of up to 10 pounds in weight
  • Use computers with exposure to video display terminals; and some repetitive motion associated with data entry, the use of a computer mouse, and while using other office equipment 
  • Vision requirements for this position include close vision, color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus 


The employee may perform job duties in a work from home capacity, and/or from a climate-controlled office environment, with a moderate noise level, where noise levels and environmental conditions may vary when outside of the office area.

Additional Information

Incumbents may engage in all or some combination of the activities and accountabilities and utilize a variety of the competencies cited in this description depending upon the organization and role to which they are assigned. This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents in this job. It is not intended as an all-inclusive list of accountabilities or responsibilities, nor is it intended to limit the rights of supervisors or management representatives to assign, direct and control the work of employees under their supervision. 


At DTE Energy, we are committed to providing an inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome and a sense of belonging. We seek individuals with a heart for service, a passion to help our communities prosper, and ideas to help shape the future of energy. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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