Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Materials Management
Experience: 30 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Chesapeake, Virginia, United States

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Our Marine Services Division has more than 30 years experience in providing full-service ship repair capabilities for the US Naval Vessels including submarines, surface ships and crafts and deep submergence systems. Operating from state-of-the-art facilities in Chesapeake, Virginia, we are certified in Submarine Safety (SUBSAFE) and Deep Submergence System Scope of Certification (DSS-DOC) repair activities, and specialize in the design, repair, maintenance, modification, and installation of hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) systems.

For more information please go to and click on Products & Services, then click Marine Services Division (MSD).

Position Summary

Manage and control the receipt, storage, and distribution of material purchased by the company and/or received from the Government (Government Furnished Material). Process material receipts and shipments, receive and distribute material in accordance with project requirements, and maintain various lists, databases and programs related to material control, storage, receipt and shipment. Occasional overtime and travel may be required.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Coordinates with project personnel for matters related to material shipping and receiving (e.g., status, inspection, material segregation and control, etc.), storage, and distribution.
  • Segregates and processes material receipts by Contract and Project/Job Order number. Maintains storage, shipping and receiving areas clean and well organized to store and process incoming and outgoing material.
  • Properly stores and distributes material, maintains an accurate inventory, and records all inventory issues and returns in the inventory control system on a daily basis.
  • Maintains electronic records and logs for the receipt and issue of materials to project personnel.
  • Maintains the security of all materials, supplies and company property under the custody and control of the Material Handler.
  • Packs and ships items as required. Ensures all outgoing shipments are packaged correctly, do not contain any Hazardous Material, and are ready for shipment by the designated time.
  • Follows proper procedures to receive, warehouse, control, and distribute Government Property.
  • Ensures Non Ready-For-Issue (NRFI) Depot Level Repairables (DLR) are turned in to the ATAC/government representative for credit in a timely manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



High School Diploma/GED


Minimum four years of experience working with programs related to warehouse operations, material control and distribution, material handling tools and equipment. Must have excellent computer skills and familiarity with word processing, spreadsheet and database software, the ability to interface and communicate effectively with personnel inside and outside the organization. Prior military or Government contractor experience desired.


Must be a U.S. citizen who is not a dual citizen of any other country.


Must have, or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance issued by the U.S. DoD.

Additional Information


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The shipyard/base/manufacturing work environment; the site may contain mobility barriers with uneven ground level and obstructed pathways. Climatic and environmental conditions at the job site will be indoor/outdoor climate environment with various temperatures and noise levels caused by various tasks normally accomplished in an industrial setting, tools, machinery, equipment, and etc.

Employee may be required to do the following: ability to access and work in confined spaces,reaching in all directions, handling and manipulating objects and materials; coordinating the movement of eyes, hands and fingers to operate machines and equipment; lifting 50 lbs from ground level, waist level, and/or overhead; carrying objects, etc.; ascending/descending inclined ships gangways; climbing ladders, standing; crawling, squatting, bending, sitting; walking; seeing with or without correction; hearing with or without correction; following set procedures and standards; applying basic mathematical skills; following oral and/or written directions; reading; writing; ability to recognize and report safety hazards. Protective equipment will be required to be worn at all times. This is Medium work.

(Exerting up to 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or 10 to 25 pounds of work frequently and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors.

Closing Statement

As COVID-19 continues to significantly impact employees, workplaces, families and communities, many of Oceaneering's clients are requiring that all individuals working at their sites be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, including employees of Oceaneering and other contractors. Accordingly, only individuals who are, or are willing to be, fully vaccinated before their start date are eligible for this position. Any applicant selected for this position will be required to prove that they are fully vaccinated prior to their start date.

Oceaneering pushes the frontiers of deep water, space and motion entertainment environments to execute with new, leading-edge connections to solve tomorrow’s challenges, today.


As the trusted subsea connection specialist, our experience combined with the depth and breadth of our portfolio of technologies allows us to engineer solutions for the most complex subsea challenges. From routine to extreme, our integrated products, services, and innovative solutions safely de-risk operational systems, increase reliability, and enable a lower total cost of ownership.


We are connecting what’s needed with what’s next as the world’s largest ROV operator and the leading ROV provider to the oil and gas industry with over 300 systems operating worldwide. With our safety-focused and innovative approach, we responsively and decisively react to subsea challenges while providing solutions swiftly and efficiently.