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Manager, Materials (Modular Yard 2) at KBR - Canada - Industrial Opportunities

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Updated: September 27, 2014
IRC #: /jobs/1508050-manager-materials-modular-yard-2/apply?tm_src=326
Requisition ID: IRC601

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When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.


With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.


Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.






KBR is seeking a Materials Manager to be based on Modular Yard 1. Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Overall responsibility to ensure Materials Site Plan Process and Procedures are adhered to.

  • Responsible for planning, budgeting, directing, supervising, and coordinating all materials operation functions.

  • Responsible for identification of material requirements, acquisition, and need dates and coordination of project management/operations and procurement to maximize material availability and minimize surplus.

  • Liaise with Client/Owner to understand site materials process and ensure that objectives are in line with KBR/Client procedures.

  • Liaise with internal Construction Management Team to advise and ensure understanding of Materials flow to jobsite and requirements of all to ensure adequate supply.

  • Responsible to ensure Tool Crib Stock and Roll program utilized with appropriate reporting as required.

  • Responsible to ensure adequate stock levels maintained in Tool Crib minimizing excessive quantities without jeopardizing safety of end users.

  • Responsible to ensure proper maintenance/inspection certification of both KBR and third party site equipment.

  • Ensure that site rental equipment aligned with budgeted quantities.

  • Work with Home office to ensure that internal objectives met with regards to rental equipment.

  • Communicate and report to site Construction Management team regarding ongoing actual vs. budgeted quantities of rental equipment on site.

  • Provide coaching and training to Materials Staff on an on-going basis.



·          Strong attention to detail in a fast paced work environment

·          Excellent communication (written and oral) and problem solving skills

·          Industry experience required.

·          Undergraduate degree in Procurement and Materials related subject and minimum of 8 years of related experience. (Equivalences will be considered.)

·          Strong MS Office skills required (Word, Excel and Outlook)

·          Familiar with materials tracking systems an asset.




KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which include an RRSP/DCPP plan with company match, medical, dental, life insurance, AD&D, short term and long term disability, paid time off and a flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.



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How To Apply

Interested applicants should submit their resume via our website: www.kbrjobs.com

Deep Roots. Endless Opportunities.

With more than 60 years of experience in the Canadian market, KBR has a deep rooted history in the region. When you join KBR, you join a strong company with opportunities for work on exciting projects. And, it doesn’t stop there. KBR also offers an opportunity for you to build your career.

Join us. Be part of something big.

KBR offers industry-competitive compensation packages.