Career Opportunity: Material Control Engineer

Friday January 6th, 2017 TAGS: ,

ASV Ltd is seeking a Material Control Engineer, based in Portsmouth, who will plan, monitor and control the material process for a large project(s). This will initially be a short-term contract of twelve months duration, with potential for long term employment.

Job title:

Material Control Engineer

 About ASV Ltd:

We are a fast paced, rapidly expanding, world leading company, specialising in the design, build and operation of unmanned maritime vehicles and control systems. We operate in the Military, energy and research sectors and build innovative, technologically advanced products to solve difficult problems.

Our UK offices just outside Portsmouth, Hampshire provides a perfect location for the development and testing of our products.  We solve the problems that others can’t.

Our success is due to the people we employ – if you’re smart, adaptable, highly productive, a team player and relish the challenge that comes with solving difficult problems then ASV Ltd is for you.


Portchester, Hampshire UK

 Key responsibilities:

  • Establish stakeholder relationships within the project environment.
  • Support the Supply Chain procurement process
  • Support and track the goods receipt system.
  • Allocate unique parts identification and record status.
  • Maintain relationship with the Bill of Materials (BoM)
  • Release materiel to production.
  • Maintain a materiel serialisation and marking system.
  • Develop and maintain a two-way traceability system.
  • Support the Integrated Logistics System (ILS) requirements.
  • Administer and maintain the Certificates of Conformance (CofC) for materiel.
  • Provide input to regular project meetings and reports.

This role may require some UK travel from time to time to engage with the supply chain as necessary.



  • Background in a defence environment – not essential
  • Knowledge of marine mechanical, electrical and electronic systems
  • Strong organisational abilities, oral & written communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-directed, organised, systematic, punctual, and goal-oriented.
  • Familiarity with procurement
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Some experience of stores management
  • Personal interest in marine activities

Responsible to:

Project Manager


Dependent on experience

To apply:

CV’s with covering letter to

Downloadable PDF available here. 

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