A career with Southern Steel

-it's a lifelong journey

Southern Steel's strong growth is directly attributed to our people. We're always on the look out for exceptional, talented people and high achievers committed to excellence to grow with us.

A career with Southern Steel does not encompass "just another day at work", but a lifelong opportunities for learning, growth, and making an impact towards the steel-making industry.

While being the biggest producer of wire products in Southeast Asia, we pride ourself in being among the top producers of a wide range of high quality steel products in Malaysia, delivering service quality at the highest standard in whatever we do and wherever we do.

If you share the same beliefs as we do, we would most definitely like to hear from you.

How will you grow with us?

- the sky is the limit

We hire and develop talents both locally and internationally. What sets us apart is how we are committed in ensuring our talents are the best trained and the most knowledgeable, all-rounder workforce in the industry.

Our internal promotion, career mobility and rewards system are purely based on merits, and a high performance work culture is what we strive for continuously.

Join us for a rewarding career. You will be inspired to raise the bar of your performance and that of Southern Steel.

We are always passionated about meeting talented individuals looking to grow and do things differently, whether you are a Fresh Graduate or an Experienced Professional looking to embark on a new challenge with us, do write in to us at the below

Group Human Resources

Southern Steel Berhad

2723 Lorong Perusahaan 12
Prai Industrial Estate
13600 Prai, Penang.

Phone : +(604) 390 6540
Fax : +(604) 390 8060
Email : recruitment@southsteel.com

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Current Vacancies

Company: Southern Steel Mesh Sdn Bhd_Klang. 

Job Description 

      (a) Banking and Treasury functions 

  • Tracking AD (Actual Debt) and meet ADC (Actual Debt Ceiling)
  • Prepare Daily Cash Float, prepare Repo placement and Oversea Payment
  • Prepare BA, BG and LC documents and submit to banks
  • Monitoring and offsetting raw material payment
  • Prepare treasury reports and submit to SSB Corporate Finance and HL Finance
  • Prepare monthly forecast and budget cash flow
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliation and submit to SFM and HL Finance

       (b) Assets Management 

  • Monthly assets closing and provide depreciation cost
  • Track and verfity CER (Capital Expenditures Request) and analyse payback
  • Prepare and compile for CAPEX budget listing
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly report and submit to SSB Corporate Finance

      (c) Insurance and others 

  • Review annual insurance premium
  • Report cases if any and follow up with the claim
  • Track and monitoring for licensing and contract's due date and make renewal
  • Establish Document Library System
  • Frequent review of policy and ensure compliance

Qualifications & Skills

  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor in Accounting, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent. 
  • Audit experience will be an added advantage. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in professional accounting firm / manufacturing industry 
  • Good analytical skills, able to work independently as well as lead a team. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills with the ability to work well with all levels. 


Company: Southern Steel Berhad_Prai,Penang 

Job Description 

  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual group consolidation.
  • Coordinate with all the operating companies finance department for Group information Analysis.
  • Compilation of data from all the subsidiaries for group reporting purpose.
  • Assisting in monthly group reporting, quarterly announcement and annual report.
  • Preparing of group forecast / Annual budget.
  • Preparing financial analysis.
  • Assisting with preparing and monitoring budgets.
  • Validation of information to ensure accuracy.
  • Assisting in group credit control function.
  • Continuous improvement on reporting process.
  • Ad hoc assignment.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor Degree in Accounting / ACCA or equivalent. 
  • Minimum of 3 years of working experience, preferably in Audit Firm. 
  • Strong ability to work independently under tight deadlines and good organization skill. 


Company: Southern Steel Mesh Sdn Bhd_Kapar,Klang 

Job Description

  • Provide HR advice and support to senior managers and employees on HR policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Work with management to define staffing needs and develop recruitment strategies
  • Manage recruitment activities such as preparing job descriptions, interviewing candidates, and making job offers
  • Develop and implement employee retention strategies
  • Analyze employee engagement surveys and develop plans to improve employee retention
  • Conduct employee performance evaluations in collaboration with managers
  • Manage employee benefits such as health and retirement plans
  • Analyzes trends in compensation and benefits; researches and proposes competitive base to ensure the organization attracts and retains top talent.
  • Creates learning and development programs and initiatives that provide internal development opportunities for employees.
  • Ensure compliance with HR laws and regulations.

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration or any related field
  • 5 years of HR generalist experience with a focus on payroll, employee relation, recruitment, and retention
  • Strong knowledge of HR laws and regulations
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build positive relationships with employees at all levels
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret and analyze data to drive decision making
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and in a team environment

Company: Southern Steel Mesh Sdn Bhd_Prai,Penang 

Job Description 

  • Coordinate all truck arrangements and follow up on deliveries to ensure timely and efficient delivery of goods.
  • Perform all logistic administrative tasks in accordance with established procedures, including the GR (Goods Received) and GI (Goods Issued) of raw materials, to maintain accurate stock levels.
  • Oversee weighing activities at the weighing bridge to ensure accurate measurements and recording of materials.
  • Liaise with the planning and production departments to ensure the timely readiness of goods for delivery and resolve any issues that may arise.
  • Maintain proper document filing procedures and ensure compliance with all relevant rules and regulations, including record-keeping and document retention policies.
  • Carry out any other duties as directed by the Company Management, which may include but are not limited to training, team management, or project coordination.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Certificate / Diploma in Logistic, Supply Chain or a related field.
  • At least 5 years of experiences in logistic operations, with at least 2 years in a supervisory role.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.


Company : Southern Steel Berhad_Prai,Penang

Job Description

  • Responsible for software programming especially for web base application development.
  • Work with functional team and other developer to design software logic and flow.
  • Recommend standard for coding and produce clean, efficient code based on specification.
  • Integrate software components and third-party program.
  • Verify and deploy program/system.
  • Enhance, debug or upgrade existing software
  • Create technical specification (TS) for development job done.
  • Design and develop interface program to integrate with machine/PLC.
  • Install and support plant automation system.
  • Support and maintain plant computers, network and infrastructure.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Candidate must possess at least Diploma / Bachelor Degree in Information Technology / Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • Prefer with working experience in the related field. However, fresh graduate also encourages to apply.
  • Strong team player and able to work independently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact well at all levels.
  • Technical skills required:
    • Operating System, PLC, sensor, network, wireless access point, scanner, PC panel, etc,
    • Programming Language: PHP, NodeJs, Javascript, HTML, CSS.
    • Database: MSSQL, MYSQL