Materials Controller

Added 8 February 2024

Materials Controller

Job Type: Full Time; Permanent

Salary: DOE

Sector: Technical and Freelance

Location: Hull

About this Role

Mech Tech Professionals are currently recruiting for a Materials Controller to be based in Hull.

The Role:

The Material Controller is directly responsible for the supply and storage of material in support of the Company’s engineering activity associated with multidisciplinary maintenance work – this includes engineering materials, tools, consumables and hired plant.

Key Activities:

Activities include, but are not limited to the following (additional tasks may be given to the Material Controller at the discretion of the Maintenance Manager if deemed appropriate):

  • Maintaining registers of material stock and material in transit
  • Arranging statutory and other inspections of company owned and hired equipment
  • Setting stock levels for consumables, tools and safety equipment to support engineering activity.
  • Procuring materials and consumables to maintain required stocks or to satisfy call-off lists and one-off requirements
  • Utilise the Client’s CMMS (SAP) for the electronic management of materials
  • Directing the activities of labourers, drivers, storekeepers and other workers involved in the control of materials
  • Ensuring that essential safety requirements are in place, and that rules and procedures are followed.
  • Ensuring that facilities are in place and used for the storage of any hazardous material, and that environmental protection and clean-up measures are in place.
  • Engage in internal audit programmes in support of the contract
  • Ability to work challenging timelines and have the agility to readily switch focus when priorities change
  • Demonstrate a pro-active approach to the role through the identification of improvement opportunities
  • Maintaining storage areas in an orderly and safe condition, ensuring that materials are stacked securely and that racking systems are fit for purpose and regularly inspected for defects

Experience Required:

  • Experience of material controlling duties within the Process, Oil & Gas, Plant or Power Generation industries
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working in a self-directed role.
  • Proactive and flexible work approach.
  • Worked within performance contracts before.
  • IT use (Microsoft Office package) and SAP



A Materials Controller will have qualifications appropriate to the materials or plant and equipment under his control. The Materials Controller should possess a Level 2 NVQ qualification in a related discipline, or will have previous experience in the Materials Controller or other supply based role.


  • CCNSG Safety Passport.
  • ISOH Managing Safety Cert
  • IT Training – Microsoft & SAP

Please apply on the link below

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