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Experienced Engineer

We are always on the lookout for Engineers with experience in machine design and are looking for a challenge. At KAON every machine presents a new challenge, and there are no two days at KAON that are alike.

Why join KAON Automation?

KAON Automation gives you the opportunity to challenge yourself by working on innovative bespoke projects as part of a highly skilled team. Be empowered by taking on new responsibilities and quickly progress your career through continuous learning and new opportunities in a growing business.

Employee Benefits

What you get in return when you join our team

Attractive remuneration
Training and Development
Pension Scheme
Life Assurance
Sports and Social Club
Refer a Friend Scheme
Free On-site Parking
Bike to Work Scheme
Locations that maximise your work life balance
Meet Piotr – Controls Engineer Team Lead
Piotr moved from Poland, to Sligo in 2020 to take up the position of Controls Engineer at KAON Automation. With his proactive attitude and demonstrated experience, Piotr was quickly promoted to Controls Engineer Team Lead, where he now oversees a team of controls and electrical design engineers while also participating in day-to-day activities such as programming PLCs, hardware selection for new projects and mentoring young engineers

“No two days are ever the same, there are always new challenges to solve, allowing both young and senior engineers to progress quickly toward becoming confident and well-rounded engineers”

Outside of work, Piotr is passionate about car mechanics and electronics.

Your Questions Answered

1. What does a day in the life of an experience engineer look like?
No two days are every the same. There is always a variety in the work and new challenges to be faced
2. Are there any development opportunities?
Our engineers’ skillsets are quickly developed since they are often exposed to a variety of new and intriguing challenges throughout their work on varied projects.
3. Who are your customers?
Kaon Automation have worked with dozens of international customers across the world since 2005 and successfully delivered hundreds of machines.
4. How long has the business been operating?
Since 2005, we’ve been providing custom-designed automation systems to major manufacturing companies around the world, and we’ve established a track record of delivering creative and flexible solutions with a strong focus on increasing productivity and efficiency.
5. How do I apply?
Email your CV to

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