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Material Planner

Company: Oceaneering
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

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).

Duties & Responsibilities Complete the Material Planner Qualification Card.
Assist the Material Planning Supervisor in coordinating a team of material planners in the development, review, delivery, and changes to Job Material Lists (JMLs) supporting contracted work.
Develop JMLs through review of applicable drawings and technical references as invoked by the applicable statement of work. Interface with Purchasing Department to provide written material quotes and determine total material cost for bids/quotes when directed.
Conduct all necessary research, to include reviewing source material, using the ATIS application software, working with other subject matter experts (SMEs).
Review TGIs/TWDs, and JMLs for administrative and technical accuracy and quality.
Participate in the Bid and Proposal process by working with an Integrated Project Team to develop material lists and costs, and Engineering Estimates from Statements of Work (SOW) and Requests for Proposals (RFQs). Review and analyze historical data, lessons learned, and other associated information to generate material costs and Engineering Estimates for future work.
Assist the Material Planning Supervisor in the updating of ISO metrics, Engineering Department performance metrics, and other oversight metrics or reports to improve engineering personnel performance, identify training gaps, reduce cost, and maintain organization standards.
Demonstrate a broad and detailed knowledge, understanding and application of requirements in the OII-MSD Submarine & Deep Submergence Systems Quality Assurance Manual, Submarine safety Certification Boundary Book(s) (SSCB), SUBSAFE Requirements Manual (SSRM), Submarine Level 1 Material Identification and Control (MIC) Boundary Book, and OII-MSD Process Instructions.
Review and maintain various internal databases supporting development and maintenance of engineering products.
Provide oversight during the Development of TGIs and JMLs through review of applicable drawings and references.
Interface with technical staff and reviewers to resolve discrepancies and conflicts while TGIs are in the review and approval process.
Read, understand and interpret blueprints, drawings, schematics and specifications to validate content of engineering products and determine testing requirements.
Interface with Purchasing Department, Technical Staff and vendors as required to ensure the technical adequacy of requested material. Assist with determining acceptable material substitutions when required.


Education: BS in engineering discipline; or AS in engineering discipline with additional vocational courses in pipefitting, plumbing or hydraulic systems practice and theory; or High School/GED with Apprenticeship Diploma; or ten years military and/or civilian experience with shipboard systems repair, modification or installation in a repair department or shipyard.

Experience: Minimum of five years military and/or civilian experience with shipboard piping systems.
repair, modification or installation in a repair department or shipyard. In-depth working knowledge of the following: shipboard piping systems (repair/installation practices, procedures, alignments, troubleshooting, etc).

Additional Information

Oceaneering Marine Services Division can only hire "US Citizens" who are not dual citizens of any other country to work at its' facilities. You can verify your citizenship with the Self-Check through E-Verify ( , if available in your state of residence.

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.
Must have, or be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance issued by the US DoD.

Closing Statement

AdTech COVID Vaccine Requirement:

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. Oceaneering joins the federal government in its effort to decrease the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, decrease worker absence, reduce labor costs, and improve the efficiency of work performed for the federal government.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, effective January 18, 2022, all new Oceaneering employees supporting federal government contracts must be fully vaccinated before their start date, except in the limited circumstances where an employee is legally entitled to a medical or religious accommodation. Unless entitled to an accommodation, applicants selected for hire must provide a copy of their COVID vaccination card.

Keywords: Oceaneering, Chesapeake , Material Planner, Other , Chesapeake, Virginia

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