Lesjöfors AB

Successful apprenticeship program at European Springs & Pressings

Press Release   •   Dec 03, 2015 07:30 GMT

A good way of getting the right person at the right position in a company is to let young, ambitious people rotate through different areas of the business. European Springs & Pressings have great experiences in the field.

 European Springs and Pressings Ltd, a UK based company in the Lesjöfors Group, are leading experts in the field of spring manufacturing and high speed press technology. The company´s springs and pressings are used in major industrial environments all over the world. The assortment range from tension springs, torsion springs, extension and compression springs to wire forms and pressings.

Systematic rotation in the program

European Springs & Pressings Ltd are very pleased to announce three more apprentices have passed their apprenticeships with the company. All three have achieved a nationally recognised qualification in performing engineering operations; they have accomplished this by systematically rotating through all areas of the business in order to gain the relevant skills required. Now the apprentices have attained this level, they will specialise in the areas of the business where they showed most promise and interest, and continue to develop their skills as spring technicians.

Spring makers of the future

The apprenticeship program at European Springs & Pressings has been running since 2010. In total there is 10 young people that have successfully have gone through the 3 year long program.

“We are very proud to be producing spring makers of the future who are able to satisfy the ever-increasing requirements of our customers. In doing this we are strengthening our already wide skillset and setting foundations for future growth and development within the spring industry”, says Stuart McSheehy, MD of European Springs & Pressings. 

Lesjöfors is one of the leading spring suppliers with internationally well known customers. The products are demanded in many markets, in diverse industries. The assortment of springs (tension springs and torsion springs), stampings and pressings has a unique range, where one of the largest selections of standard springs are combined with high-tech, customized solutions.
Lesjöfors has both manufacturing and sales offices in several European countries, United States, Mexico and China.