Tool Application Specialist


Power Line Supply Company is one of the largest independent distributors of electrical products in the country. Focused specifically on serving electrical utilities and the contractors that work for them, PLS has a history of providing innovative solutions to the industry which has helped the company experience exceptional growth over the last two decades.

With facilities situated to serve the customer base from New Jersey to Nebraska and from Michigan South to Kentucky, Power Line Supply is positioned for continued growth.

Power Line Supply Company is a subsidiary of Utility Supply and Construction Company. As part of this utility focused holding company, Power Line Supply offers solutions and services unique in the industry.



The Tool Application Specialist is a key position reporting directly to the Vice President of Lab Services.

This position is considered a part of the lab services team and is expected to provide guidance, support, scheduling and supporting outside sales in tools sales and tool programs in all regional service territories.

Additionally, this position will participate in expanding tool sales and services in the utility and contractor markets. Support the tool division on account management, quotes and orders.


The principal duties and responsibilities of the Tool Application Specialist consist of, but are not limited to the following: 

Expand tools sales and services in the utility and contractor markets through the creation of innovative solutions for our customers.

Support outside sales in tools sales and tool programs in all service territories.

Work closely with Tool Division CSR and Repair Facility to ensure customer needs.

Support all Trade/Safety shows including tool trailer when applicable.

Support PLS tool division on account management, quotes and orders.

Scheduling of tool trailer and demonstrations with account managers.

Vendor relations with tool manufacturers on updated products.

Create and perform presentations with end users on tools and our tool programs.

Ability to Pull 26 ft Tool Trailer.

Willingness to travel 75% of the time primarily in Midwest.

Complete Daily, Weekly and Monthly reports as required.

All other duties as assigned.





Preferred:        Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in a related field.

Required:       High School Diploma or equivalent   



 Required:        5 to 7 years of experience in a supply chain management role.


SKILLS:         Must be able to interact and communicate with internal/external customers and vendors. Must be able to prioritize workload and shift work activities in order to meet business needs and department goals. Possesses the ability to independently arrange and organize work efforts on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis. Works well under stress and maintains tight deadlines. Possesses the ability to multi-task on a consistent basis. Able to conceptualize and implement performance objectives that meet established requirements. Able to demonstrate a high degree of personal and professional ethics and integrity. Ability to work independently and prioritize schedules to meet deadlines and accommodate our customer’s needs. Willingness to travel in order to get the job done in the most efficient and effective manner. Able and experienced in pulling a 26ft trailer to different locations when needed.


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