Harris Corporation Material Handling in Queensland, Australia

Material Handling 4/6/18OperationsAustralia - Queensland - Brisbane




Job ID: CS20180304-24143


Job Title – Material Handling

Job Location – Australia-Queensland-Brisbane

Job Code – CS20180304-24143

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

  • Responsible for providing logistical support to Harris Communications Australia PTY LTD customers for multi-phased projects for the ADF that will enhance its battlespace communications capability through seamless connectivity across all tactical systems.

  • Plans and/or controls inventory of finished goods for CMCA within Warehouses, Distribution Centres, and factory mixing points to meet rotational demands. Analyses inventory levels, inventory positioning, and planned production. Develops and maintains inputs to inventory systems. Communicates directly to the end user level to coordinate the Return Stores Group (RSG) processes. Coordinates Disposal and transfer of stock to reflect cost, age, and demand. Coordinates with traffic, Maintenance planning, and warehouse personnel to ensure appropriate routing, scheduling, and storing of goods. Examines, stocks and distributes materials in inventory.

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in the coordination of inventory return for repair functions both internally and externally IAW with current procedural guidelines

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in the co-ordination of inventory levels, inventory positioning and maintenance/production

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in the maintenance of inventory systems (MILIS) within the HCLC

  • Pick/Pack and freight consignment preparation of Inventory for Domestic and International consignments including Dangerous Goods

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in the conduct of Disposals IAW current COA Directives and Harris Communications NFW procedures

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in the completion of Stocktaking and Assurance compliance checks,

  • Assists the Inventory Controller in ongoing compliance and adherence of Export and ITAR Regulations,

  • Ongoing equipment serviceability and maintenance duties and the first in first out (FIFO) policy for stock rotation,

  • Assists when required with Warehouse functions commensurate with all duties of subordinate position of Material Handler

  • Understudy the Inventory Controller Level duties where applicable.


  • High school diploma with 8 years experience or Associate’s degree with 4 years experience.

  • Current Australian NEG VET 1 security clearance as a minimum

  • Warehouse experience

  • Current License to Perform High Risk Work (LF) Forklift license

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • A highly experienced Warehouse Store person with a strong background in military communications and attention to detail who can work independently or as part of a team, with the little to no supervision.

  • Military Integrated Logistics Information System (MILIS) Qualifications for Warehousing

  • Dangerous Goods qualifications (IATA/DGR)

  • Communications Equipment experience.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to Australian citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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LocationAustralia - Queensland - Brisbane