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Kent Recruitment

Material Controller

Brisbane - Australia
Materials and logistics
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About the role:

The Materials Controller is required to provide support from the supply chain procurement team to the engineering, QA and construction team delivery. The role will be working to implement materials tracking system. Initially may be manual but leading to deployment of Aveva ERM in Q4 2023.

The MDS will become conversant in the materials data portion and provide coaching and advice to all aspects of the business that interface / use materials data. There will be a significant amount of data entry as well as loading/maintaining data in the role.

The responsibilities will include:

  • Work on the implementation and ongoing materials data management tracking system.
  • Liase with engineering / construction departments/ warehouse team on materials controll functions.
  • Work with above departments to develop processes, workflows to encompass Aveva ERM into our projects.
  • Assist warehouse teams process goods receipts.
  • Working with the site construction team on their MTO material allocation runs.
  • Create MTO delivery reports and generate delivery request lists.
  • Create delivery picking lists and follow through with warehouse team.
  • Generate and interpret system analysis reports as required.
  • Effectively communicate with internal customers to support the site delivery team.
  • Continually improving planning, scheduling, data management and job reporting systems to increase planning effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Understand long lead time plans to ensure all materials are processed to not delay execution.
  • Provide administrative support to the Materials Manager when required.


  • Attractive salary & benefits
  • Work/Life balance friendly workplace
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team
  • Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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