Company: Peterson
Skills: Logistics Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Materials Controller

Job Description

Material Controller to receive and check materials for onshore and offshore operations. Assist with the coordination and control of materials by preparing, loading, shipping and manifesting outbound cargo, while ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction are maintained.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Assist with the coordination and control of materials
  • Assist with the manifesting for shipping
  • Assist with the management of the backload cargo dispatch process.
  • Ensure safe-working practices at all times.
  • Participate in toolbox talks as and when required - ensuring all relevant personnel are fully aware of the job task prior to commencement of work.
  • Empowered to "stop the job" if an action is considered unsafe and report to line supervisor.
  • Comply with all relevant company work instructions and procedures for each job function. Suggest any improvements to improve service delivery and amend work instructions.
  • Ensure good working relationships and communication with Warehouse Supervisor and colleagues.
  • Liase with clients and colleagues to ensure excellent service levels are provided and received.
  • Maintain yard tidiness and general warehouse duties
  • Performance will be measured by customer satisfaction, service delivery and safety performance work instructions.

Requirements Assistant Materials Controller

Performance Measures

  • Previous Experience and forklift Licence up to 12 tonne.
  • Understanding of manual handling
  • Dangerous goods by sea
  • Previous experience in the oil logistics industry preferred..
  • Computer literate including MS office, Excel.
  • Banksman Slinger certificate preferred but not essential• Communication - Ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels within organisation• Personal Integrity - Builds trust and respect and maintains standards of honesty and integrity• Reliability - Takes responsibility for personal performance• Commitment to Safety - Takes responsibility for both their own safety and that of their colleagues • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines


  • Adaptable to changing circumstances
  • Change
  • Long View
  • Effective insight
  • Applied Learning
  • Fair Gain
  • Winning Partnerships
  • Personal Responsibility

Organised and able to priortise competeing demands

Job Specific Competencies

• Results Oriantation - Striving to improve or meet a standard of excellence

• Team Working - Ability to work within a team and on own initiative

• Customer Focus - A commitment to providing a good customer service


Peterson (United Kingdom) Ltd reserves the right to amend or change the above to enable business needs to be met.

Job Type: Temporary

Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.