About the Graduate Programme

The aim of the Graduate Programme is to develop the best and brightest engineering talent to become the future leaders of Kirby.  We will ensure that our graduates receive real, challenging work assignments and quality personal, professional, project management and commercial training.

Within Kirby you will be part of a multi-skilled and adaptable workforce, ready for any challenge and prepared to take on a wide variety of national and international engineering projects.

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Graduate Programme participants will receive

  • A competitive salary
  • A structured rotation through different areas within the Kirby business
  • The experience of working on-site and in professional office environments
  • An opportunity to work locally, nationally and internationally
  • Exposure to develop design, construction and commissioning processes
  • The opportunity to attain Lean Green Belt Certification
  • A structured development programme (25 days) focussing on personal, professional/technical and leadership development
  • Access to a Kirby senior business leader as a personal mentor
  • The opportunity to progress your career with Kirby

What we are looking for

Kirby are looking to recruit graduates from mechanical and electrical engineering courses from top-tier Universities and Institutes of Technology – talented individuals with a natural flair for engineering and a real interest in developing into technical, people and commercial leaders.

We want candidates who are looking to really push themselves in their career; to learn from the best; and to understand how to create a successful project, the ‘Kirby way’.

We want you to be enthusiastic, energetic and organised and to ensure that your work and presentation is always top quality.  Graduates will be working in a team environment so having good interpersonal skills and the ability to get along with your colleagues is a must!

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For more information

Call: +353 (0) 61 226060

Email: graduate@kirbygroup.com

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