Material Expediter - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Lexington Park
United States

Material Expediter


The Material Coordinator coordinates and expedites flow of material, parts, and assemblies within or between departments, contractor and government locations (such as ships and shore facilities) in accordance with production and shipping schedules or department supervisors' priorities. In this job, the Material Coordinator reviews schedules (e.g., production, vendor, shipyard and depot, etc.) and confers with department supervisors to determine material required or overdue and to locate material, requisitions material and establishes delivery sequences to departments according to job order priorities and anticipated availability of material; arranges for in-house and external transfer of materials to meet schedules, and with department supervisors for repair and assembly of material and its transportation to various departments, and examines material delivered to production departments to verify if type specified. This Worker may monitor and control movement of material and parts along conveyor system, using remote-control panel board, compute amount of material needed for specific job orders, applying knowledge of product and manufacturing processes and using adding machine; compile report of quantity and type of material on hand, move or transport material from one department to another, using hand or industrial truck; may compile perpetual production records in order to locate material in process of production, using manual or computerized system, and maintain employee records.


High School diploma or GED

At least two (2) years of experience to include coordinating and expediting flow of material, parts, and assemblies within or between various buildings in accordance with program and project priorities, and packaging, handling transportation, and storage of materials. Arranging transfer of equipment and materials to meet production schedules; examining material to verify type specified for current project. Experience maintaining electronic records of equipment, parts and material movement in, out and around facilities.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering, Technology, & Science

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1080315