We like to deal with people who don’t want to be boxed into a routine; while working at KAON Automation you will have the flexibility to gain exposure to all elements of your discipline, as well as the antomomy to take on challenging and complex projects employing cutting-edge technology.

Our Graduate Program

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
Brian – Graduate Design Engineer
Brian joined us in 2021 after completing a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from NUIG and now is applying the technical work he learned in designing bespoke machines for customers. Brian – a Graduate Mechanical Design Engineer at KAON – uses CAD software to design and detail mechanical parts. He follows each machine on its entire journey from conception to fully tested.

“The work is hands on, and I get involved in testing the equipment as well as designing it. I get to see the machine go from concept to fully tested while being involved in everything along the way.”

Outside of work Brian enjoys hurling, football and reading

Your Questions Answered

1. What does a day in the life of a graduate 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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Our Locations

Unit 10
Rathrippon Business Park
Collooney, Sligo
Ireland, F91 HPP9

Unit 20
Euro Business Park
Little Island, Cork
Ireland, T45 CF10

Get in Touch

Kaon Automation Limited
Registered Address: 10 Rathrippon Business Park, Collooney, Co Sligo, F91 HPP9, Ireland.
Registered in Ireland. CRO number: 428472. VAT / EORI number: IE9577549D.

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