Starting your professional life with SpanSet

Congratulations on passing their exams: All 8 trainees of SpanSet Group Germany celebrated their successful graduation. SpanSet is also offering interested young people training opportunities in a varied environment for the coming year.

Übach-Palenberg, 25.06.2021. Christine Graf and Stéphane Alary, training managers for industrial clerks at SpanSet GmbH & Co. KG and SpanSet Axzion GmbH, congratulate them on passing their final exams. Jana Jansen, Annika Wohland, Alper Yilmaz, Jannis Piepers, Timo Schumann and Tim Lehmann (SpanSet Axzion) were the graduates in the commercial area. Anil Karapinar successfully graduated as a warehouse logistics specialist and Aqib Rahi, graduated as a machine and plant operator, textile technology.

Jana Jansen can look forward to an additional award from the Aachen Chamber of Industry and Commerce as best in her year, with an overall grade of "very good". Annika Wohland will take up a position in the purchasing department of another company. Timo Schumann will be taken on by his training company. There he will strengthen the internal sales department with immediate effect. Jannis Piepers will stay with SpanSet as a business student and start a business administration degree at the RWTH Aachen. And Tim Lehmann and Alper Yilmaz will support the sales field service of SpanSet-Axzion GmbH in Langenfeld. Aqib Rahi will also stay with the company and support in the weaving department. Anil Karapinar will be taken over in logistics. SpanSet Group Deutschland wishes its former trainees all the best for their future careers.


v.l.: Jannis Piepers, Timo Schumann, Annika Wohland, Alper Yilmaz, Jana Jansen, Aqib Rahi, Anil Karapinar, Tim Lehmann.


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Many young people have successfully completed their vocational training at SpanSet in recent years. In addition to the professions mentioned above, the company also offers training opportunities for future industrial mechanics, machine and plant operators in textile technology, and IT specialists for system integration. In addition to day-to-day business and vocational school, there is a lot of varied project work on the schedule, such as organizing and conducting training fairs or organizing "taster days" for schoolchildren. SpanSet offers its trainees intensive training and further education with regular seminars and in-house lessons. Through in-house English classes, those interested can even acquire the extended additional commercial qualification. And students also have the opportunity to write theses at the company.

For this year, there are currently still apprenticeship positions available for machine and plant operators in textile technology and warehouse logistics specialists. On August 01, SpanSet will welcome 5 new trainees for the fields of industrial clerk, IT specialist for system integration and machine and plant operator textile technology. But there are still opportunities open for the coming year 2022. At you will find detailed information on the following apprenticeship positions:

  • Industrial clerk (m/f/d)
  • Machine and plant operator textile technology (m/f/d)
  • Industrial mechanic (m/f/d)
  • Warehouse logistics specialist (m/f/d)
  • IT specialist for system integration


Things to know about the company:

SpanSet GmbH & Co. KG, Übach-Palenberg, is a leading manufacturer in the field of lifting and load securing technology as well as personal protective equipment for height safety. Own companies in 14 countries on 5 continents offer customers worldwide service. More than 160 employees at SpanSet GmbH & Co KG in Übach-Palenberg weave, dye and make up approx. 750,000 meters of webbing and fabric hoses every month. In addition to the production and marketing of high-quality technical textiles, a comprehensive range of services complements the product offering. These include testing and repair services, consulting, expert opinions, certifications and technical seminars.