Author Archives: Shauna Ward

Technical Writer

The Role The Technical Writer role is crucial to the success of producing the company’s high quality automation equipment for use in the Medical Device and Pharma industries. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced quality engineer/technical writer to work with the engineering project team. You will have the opportunity of working with leadingContinue Reading

New State of the Art Factory for Sligo!

Planning permission has been approved for a new state of the art manufacturing facility to be built in Sligo. Established in 1995, Ward Automation is a leading manufacturer of world-class automation equipment providing to the medical device, pharmaceutical and high end manufacturing industries. Growing demands for the company’s ingenious automation solutions has secured the needContinue Reading

Finisklin Charity Cup

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much!” – The statement fits perfectly when describing the Finisklin fundraiser event ran by Lotus Works. The team organised the “Finisklin Charity Cup” which took place on Wednesday, June 20th in the Showgrounds Astro Facility. It was wonderful to see so many Finisklin businessesContinue Reading

Achema 2018

This week Ward Automation engineers are at Achema in Frankfurt, Germany. ACHEMA is the world forum for chemical engineering, process engineering and biotechnology. Every three years the world’s major fair for the process industry attracts around 4,000 exhibitors from over 50 different countries to present new products, processes and services to 170,000 professionals from all overContinue Reading

Ward Automation Soap Box Team Thrill at RNLI event!

Our engineers were delighted to take part in the charity soap box event ran by Bundoran Lifeboat Station over the weekend. The Ward Automation Soap Box Team came out victorious once again with the Mark 2! Congratulations to all at Bundoran Lifeboat Station for delivering a fantastic event, raising funds for the voluntary organisation thatContinue Reading

Medical Tubing Cut, Coil & Band

Our Galway-based team have recently developed and installed a fully automated machine to cut, coil and cohesive band medical tubing for a major customer.  The machine also assembles pinch clamps onto the tubing.  The machine has flexibility to manufacture three configurations of coil, with flexibility to add future coil configurations. The machine is fully automated, includingContinue Reading

Bottle Loading Cobot

At our Sligo facility, we have developed and built another collaborative robot cell for a customer who is committed to keeping at the forefront of new technology. The machine can process different bottle sizes, it separates the bottles on a conveyor, picks the bottles at 50ppm and loads them into empty trays which are circulated on separateContinue Reading

Equipment Design Engineers

The Role The Equipment Design Engineer is a highly technical role that is crucial to the success of producing the company’s high quality automation equipment for use in the Medical Device and Pharma industries. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Design Engineer to work as part of the engineering project team. You willContinue Reading

Graduate Quality and Document Engineer

The Role The graduate Automation Controls Engineer will join a team of a highly skilled group of controls engineers. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate Engineer to develop programming skills in all aspects of machine control systems.  You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, visionContinue Reading

Graduate Controls Engineer

The Role The graduate Automation Controls Engineer will join a team of a highly skilled group of controls engineers. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate Engineer to develop programming skills in all aspects of machine control systems.  You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, visionContinue Reading