Material Planner

Location: Richardson, TX, United States
Job ID: R5949
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a Material Planner responsible for the day-to-day coordination and procurement of equipment, consumables and materials as dictated by project needs. As the Material Planner you will manage material on-hand and sustain active supplier relationships to maintain a reliable source of supply. Your experience supporting diverse projects allows you to build strong internal customer relationships working closely with the operations personnel to help meet project requirements.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Manages materials on hand supporting multiple warehouses and project yards simultaneously
  • Arranges and coordinates material transfers of surplus on hand materials
  • Ensures that all items purchased and managed adhere to the policies and procedures of Ledcor
  • Expedites items as required
  • Researches and identifies purchasing opportunities to ensure that the lowest total cost of ownership is achieved for Ledcor
  • Maintains relationships with existing suppliers to ensure that they are committed to supporting our long-term needs
  • Assists operations personnel to help meet the project requirements in regards to equipment, materials or other procured needs
  • Works closely with accounting to ensure timely payment of all supplier invoices occurs
  • Provides assistance to the all departments in obtaining quotes for purchasing needs


  •  3+ years’ experience in a similar environment, with specific experience with JDE Purchasing and/or other computer procurement programs
  • Computer literate with proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Internet
  • Strong analytical, organizational and mathematical skills
  • Capable of processing large volumes of paperwork in a timely and efficient manner with few errors
  • Able to project a friendly, open manner and communicate well with management, co-workers, internal customers, suppliers, and client representatives
  • Adaptable to changing environments and rapid pace
  • Able to work well under pressure on a number of tasks with imposing deadlines
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good work ethic, self-motivated, and effectively works independently or within a team environment

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply. 

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Apr 28, 2021

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411 W Arapaho Rd, Richardson, TX, United States