EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Huta Stalowa Wola

Company/Organisation:
Huta Stalowa Wola

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Rzeszowsko-tarnobrzeski; Podkarpackie; Wschodni
Location of affected unit(s): Stalowa Wola

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment
25.4 - Manufacture of weapons and ammunition
Group: Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-02-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 17-02-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Steel mill and defence contractor Huta Stalowa Wola (HSW), a subsidiary of Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ, Polish Armaments Group), has announced that it will create 100 new jobs in the city of Stalowa Wola in 2021. The company is looking for constructors, technologists, welders, CNC operators, electrical fitters, locksmiths, mechanics, electronic and automation staff as well as specialists in IT, accounting, controlling, quality control, sales and marketing.

The source also reports that the steel mill created over 130 jobs in 2020.

Founded in 1938, HSW is a defence contractor and steel mill located in Stalowa Wola. Currently, HSW is part of PGZ, the biggest Polish defence enterprise and the main arms supplier for the Polish Armed Forced and the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Administration. PGZ was established by the Polish government to unite state-owned defence companies; the group comprises over 30 companies.

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