Agency/Distributor & Employment Opportunities

Welcome to our career opportunity page. Here you can view any current vacancies at The Steel Ball Company and find out more information about working in collaboration with/for the UK’s only hot rolled grinding media ball manufacturer.

Agents & Mining Supply Distributors: We are currently seeking additional reputable agents / mining supply distributors to further extend our global reach and sales worldwide. Specifically, we are looking for experienced people or companies who know their local markets and will be able to effectively engage with relevant customers. We strive for mutually beneficial alliances, providing our business partners with high quality grinding media products with competitive pricing, marketing and sales support to achieve a good market share and excellent economic results plus technical co-operation to adapt our products and services to meet the specific needs of your customers.

If you are interested in acting as an agent/mining supply distributor for The Steel Ball Company then please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us.

Direct Employment with The Steel Ball Company: To apply for any current vacancies highlighted below, you will need to send a copy of your curriculum vitae (CV) together with a brief structured covering letter to John Wraith. Email:

Electronic application is encouraged and preferred, or alternatively this may be by post to John Wraith at the following contact address: John Wraith (Operations Director), The Steel Ball Company, Alwood House, Grange Lane, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN16 1BT

Latest Vacancies:

We are sorry but there are no current vacancies at The Steel Ball Company Ltd.

The Steel Ball Company is a highly market-focused business renowned for also providing a dynamic and challenging environment for all of our employees. One of our core values at The Steel Ball Company is to recognise and reward our staff as our greatest asset. We strive to ensure that everyone within The Steel Ball Company is treated fairly, with respect and that the opportunities we provide are open to all. Our large site in Scunthorpe provides a safe, supportive and friendly setting for our entire workforce. We operate a Staff Review and Development scheme, which is designed to enhance work effectiveness and facilitate career development. In addition, we’re sure that you will find that working for an organisation with an impressive 90+ year history and reputation will enable you to gain a wealth of experience to assist you in your chosen work vocation at The Steel Ball Company.