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SSAB Iowa Inc.

Muscatine, Iowa



Production of Steel Coil  up to 120" wide and 80' long


  • Skelp for tubing and pipe products
  • Pressure tanks for oxygen, acetylene, natural gas
  • Tillage tools for agricultural equipment, tractor parts, auger tubing
  • Concrete mixer drums, storage tanks, trailers, truck boxes
  • Line Pipe—gas, oil and water pipelines
  • Ship Building—oil tankers, bulk cargo carriers, barges
  • General construction and Civil Engineering - industrial plants, medium and high-rise buildings, storage tanks, boilers, bridges
  • Industrial and Mechanical Equipment—heavy earthmoving equipment, farm equipment, machines for mechanical handling, cranes, mounts for large motors, blast furnaces, ladles

Impacts & Awards

  • Strong Community Presence—supports the following organizations: Junior Achievement, Make-a-Wish Foundation, United Way, Greater Muscatine Community Foundation.
  • Winner of GE Return on Environmental Leadership Award by identifying an alternative solution of bypassing the weak acid cationization filters by using clarified water saving approximately 40 million gallons of supply water per year and reducing discharge water by that same amount.
  • Employees volunteer their time as Board members on numerous local, statewide and industry boards including the Iowa Association of Business and Industry, the United Way of Muscatine, Junior Achievement, Make-A-Wish Foundation of Iowa, Humility of Mary Housing, Big Brothers and Big Sisters
  • Multi-year recipient of the Steel Manufacturing Association's "Achievement in Community Involvement" Award

Careers & Opportunities

Careers: Manufacturing—we have 495 full time positions in the steel mill of which 365 positions are working in production or maintenance of the mill.

SSAB encourages education and training. For employees working in production or maintenance positions in the steel mill SSAB will add $2,000 per year to their base pay if they have an Associate Degree or $4,000 if they have a Bachelor’s Degree. For those who don’t have a college degree, SSAB’s tuition assistance program can cover up to 100% of the cost for tuition and course materials.

SSAB offers a comprehensive package of benefits including profit sharing and an incentive plan.

SSAB’s Montpelier steel mill is located in Muscatine County approximately 17 miles from the city of Muscatine and 22 miles from the Quad Cities. Both Muscatine and the Quad Cities are home to most of the employees who work in Montpelier.

Located in East Central Iowa along the picturesque banks of the Mississippi, Muscatine is a city rich with history and a business sense. With a population of 23,000, it is located just 15 miles south of the nation’s only East/West transcontinental interstate highway, Interstate 80, and astride U.S. 61, a major North/South route through the central United States. It is an easy half-day drive from Minneapolis/St. Paul, Omaha and Indianapolis, while being just hours from Des Moines and Chicago. 

The Quad City area, with a combined population of nearly 425,000, brings you all the excitement of a big city with the hospitality of a small town. The Quad City region is made up of the riverfront cities of Davenport and Bettendorf in Iowa and Moline and Rock Island in Illinois.