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Material Controller - South32, Wessels Mine

Date: 24-Nov-2022

Location: Hotazel, Northern Cape, ZA, 8490

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.


  • The role is for a capital Material Controller with warehouse experience in the project and construction environment who will work closely together with the Project Managers, Construction Managers and the appointed contractors, reporting to the Project Superintendent.



  • Candidate will be have Grade 12 with Mathematics & Science  and N3 Technical Certificate experience in operations, warehouse, or project environment;
  • Experience with SAP and MS Excel is essential.



  • Facilitate the creation of reservations and requisitions in 1SAP and keep duly record of all purchase orders being created within the project cost tracking report;
  • Conduct material planning for at least a 3 month forward looking period;
  • Follow-up requisitions with supply and buyers to establish commitment dates for delivery;
  • Receive, issue and dispatch of project related consumables and free-issue items to the appointed contractors;
  • Weekly stock reconciliations of material stock on hand;
  • Maintaining the project “Free-Issue” material data base;
  • Organising and defining processes in all aspects relating to the capital yard and its operation.


Please apply online by entering the preferred position reference nr at our website

(Preference will be given to applicants from designated groups)


Applications close 7 December 2022 at 17H00.                        

South32 has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility