November 24, 2014

Store/Materials Officer   DAL/ENG/SO/1114

Job Title:
Reports To:

Store/Materials Officer
Manager engineering materials & contracts


Purpose Statement:

Maintain operational control of DAL’s Technical Stores Facilities;  Ensuring the proficient storage and logistics of aircraft spares, as to maintain an acknowledged flying operation, in accordance with the NCAA and other regulatory bodies’ requirements and updating the store inventory


Key Accountabilities:


  • Develop, implement and measure plans for the receipt, storage and issuing of Aircraft Spares and Tools for effective and efficient operation of the Technical Stores
  • Assisting in the development of the Technical Stores areas by means of maintaining industry awareness, materials handling techniques and storage methods as to maximise storage areas to their full potential
  • Ensure that the inventory control levels (re-order levels, minimum order quantities etc.) are set for ultimate efficiency on expendable items to prevent overstocking and stock out actual in the Technical store
  • Ensure there are sufficient spares and tooling coverage at all outstations to support DAL’s operation and meet agreed service levels and maximise overall cost efficiency of the entire DAL’s fleet
  • Advise Production, Technical Services and Maintenance Planning with relation to aircraft pre-loads and deferred defect requirements to ensure the availability of all necessary spares


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • This position requires a graduate with a University degree / HND level in Sciences / Engineering Minimum with 2 years Airline Materials Planning experience
  • An excellent working knowledge of NCAA is essential while EASA, UKCAA, FAA, Inventory control systems will be an added advantage
  • Material and Purchasing procedures and the ability to understand Manufactures IPC documents and technical drawings are essential
  • Must have a good knowledge of computerized stock control system and be commercial savvy
  • Must be eligible to work and keep to tight deadlines and prioritise accordingly


Method of Application:


Interested candidates whose skills, capabilities & competencies match the job profile should send their CV subject: “Buyer/Planner” - DAL/ENG/SO/1114” to note that CV’s sent should be in applicant’s name.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Take down date:


December 8, 2014


Best regards,


For: Discovery Airways Limited

Human Resources Department