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Title:  Material Coordinator


Norwich, NFK, GB

Department:  Material & Production Control
Date:  20-Feb-2021

Material Coordinator, Norwich, Norfolk 


Part of the Production team working directly to ensure that Manufactured/Assembled components are produced in accordance with the Quality, Cost and Delivery targets. Drive the business forward, making improvements to uptime and efficiency of machines/equipment/processes ensuring Hurricane Way Producion can support both Lotus & other 3rd party customer requirements, securing future growth and prosperity.


Role responsibilities 


  • Operating various types of lifting equipment; Counterbalance FLT, Multi-directional Combi-Lift, electric pallet trucks and other pedestrian lift trucks etc.
  • Handling and processing manufacturing orders from raw material/extrusion picks to receipt of finished goods, liaising with Team Leader & Material Planners.
  • Removing empty packaging/stillages etc from line and return to storage areas
  • Daily checks of FLT & other material moving equipment as required.
  • Maintain a safe working environment for all staff by adhering to Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) procedures.
  • Monitor stock accuracy by use of cycle counting when required.
  • Operate using FIFO system.
  • Support continuous improvement activities.
  • Expedite parts to ensure stock levels are maintained and achieve customer schedules.
  • Loading & Un-loading of vehicles.
  • Delivery paperwork validation and the timely booking in of manufactured components and goods received.


Essential Critea 


  • Good understanding of English language required to follow written and verbal instruction.
  • Worked in manufacturing environment with C/Balance FLT license.
  • Goods Inwards / Despatch.
  • Numerate with ability to read & understand written instructions / documentation.
  • Ability to work under strict time allocation. Computer Literate
  • Warehouse or logistics experience.
  • Honest, trustworthy, flexible, enthusiastic and able to communicate well with others.
  • Can work unsupervised and as part of a team.




  • ITSSAR or RTITB qualified. Knowledge of industry standards and logistical processes.
  • Ideally MRP system knowledge.
  • Preferably Supply Chain experience. Combilift multi-directional trained.
  • Productive worker with solid work ethic who exerts optimal effort in successfully completing tasks.
  • Previous Supply Chain experience working within an Automotive / Aerospace envirnonment
  • Highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative. Good attention to detail & willing to learn new skills.



  • Early finish on a Friday
  • 25 days holiday + bannk holidays
  • Bonus scheme 
  • Pension