Iron and Steel

Iron and steel industry is made up of companies engaged in production and refining of iron and steel. The iron and steel Industry is the basic industry since all the other industries — heavy, medium and light, depend on it for their machinery.

List of Major Profile, Desired Experience and Tentative Salaries Offered for this Industry in India-


Metal, Steel and Iron Industry Scenario in India

India is the world’s second-largest steel producer with the ultimate production of 111.2 million tones. Whether it’s steel market or construction industry, metal and iron are the base of every industry. The rise in infrastructure development and automotive production are a driving growth. Indian metal and iron market also get benefitted by its demographic location, which enables convenient export to grow in the fast-developing Asian markets. 

The Market Size and GDP Share of Metal, Steel and Iron Industry

India is the largest producer of Direct Reduced Iron (DRI), and is the 3rd largest producer of crude steel in the world. The steel sector contributes approximately 2% to the country’s GDP, and also the steel market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 7% over the next ten years. India’s steel consumption grew at a value of CAGR of 5.2 per cent during FY16-FY20 to reach 100 MT, and increased to 108.5 MT, and 101.03 MT in FY20P, respectively.

Major Hub of Metal, Steel and Iron Industry in India

With more than 50 iron and metal steel industries in India, the best places that are known as the hub of metal, steel and iron industry are Jamshedpur, Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Jharkhand.

Job Profiles in Metal, Steel and Iron Industries in India


As technology runs, more and more companies of Indian metal and steel industries are also progressing in terms of skills and employment. Training and advancing in steel industries are becoming more important to anyone, who wants to enter this industry. They should have skills, an advanced course in iron and steel manufacturing field. There are also diploma courses in metal and iron industries for newbies.

The list of job roles in the Metal, steel and iron Industry is provided below. You can also consult GCS- Gweka Consulting services for a better understanding of your choices. 

Work Profiles                Average Salary Per Annum (INR)Click Here to Apply
Blacksmith Jobs2,00,000Apply Now
Steel Assembler Jobs5,58,798Apply Now
Senior Manager Jobs5,58,768Apply Now
Site Supervisor Jobs4,05,889Apply Now
Purchase Executive Jobs1,40,000Apply Now
Senior Production Manager Jobs2,26,524Apply Now
Stores Executive Jobs2,10,732Apply Now
Metalic Engineer Jobs4,08,921Apply Now
Steel Fixture Jobs5,78,693Apply Now
Iron worker Jobs2,34,000Apply Now

Sources:Glass door, jobted

Note: All the salaries are subjected to experience level and are approximate in amount.


Top 10 Metal, Steel and Iron Industries in India

With appropriate steps taken by the government like focusing on infrastructure, enabling in metal and iron industry, is ensuring more and more major investments in the future. The reason being the employment rates going up in this industry, more skilled workers are needed and approx. 6 lakh people are already employed and will keep growing in the coming years.

Below is the list of top 10 companies in the metal and steel iron industry in India. If you are still in a dilemma then contact GCS services for detailed info, we are always there for you and your bright career.

Companies NameHeadquarters
JSW steel India (JSW Steel Jobs)New Delhi
Essar Steel India Ltd (Esar Steel Jobs)Haryana
Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL Jobs)Haryana
Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (Jindal Steel Jobs)New Delhi
Ispat Industries Ltd (Ispat Jobs)Mumbai
JSL Ltd (JSL Jobs)Haryana
ISMT Ltd (ISMT Jobs)Pune
Monnet Ispat and Energy Ltd (Monnet Ispat Jobs)Chattisgarh
Electrosteel Steel Ltd. (ESL Jobs)Kolkata
Visa steel (Visa Steel Jobs)Kolkata
Facor steel (Facor Steel Jobs)Mumbai

Upcoming Trends in Metal, Steel and Iron Industries in India

Strategic alliances and many new factors are key drivers for the success of metal and steel industries in India.
  • Construction and automotive sectors are expected to dominate since they are in great demand. Increasing usage of steel sheets in automotive applications and pillars in the construction sector have raised the bar and the demand for the steel market.
  • More and more usage of electric arc furnace (EAF), in comparison with the traditional blast furnace that helps in the production of crude steel has grown over the years in the process of costing less and being more efficient, which in turn reduces the overall energy usage.
  • Steel, iron and metal are fundamentals used in buildings & construction, owing to its superior properties such as durability and ductility, thus being more in demand in upcoming years also.
Want to explore more in the metal, iron and steel world then do connect with GCS- GWeKa consulting services today.

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