Who We Are

Electric Ireland is the retail division of ESB (Electricity Supply Board). Recognised as Ireland’s leading energy provider, Electric Ireland supplies electricity and energy services to over 1.2 million households and 95,000 businesses in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

ESB is a purpose led company striving to create a brighter future for the customers and communities we serve, leading the transition to reliable, affordable, low-carbon energy. Today, we operate one of the most progressive electricity systems in the world, with activities spanning electricity generation, transmission, distribution and supply in Ireland, Northern Ireland and Great Britain, and an international energy consulting business.

With 8,000 employees and revenue of over €5bn per annum, we invested €1bn in infrastructure last year, contributed over €2bn to the economies we operate in and distributed over €2m across a range of community initiatives. This requires us to bring the best of our capabilities together to deliver innovative and value-driven solutions that enable our customers to live low-carbon lives. ESB strives to foster an effective and inclusive culture where people engage, challenge and feel connected to our purpose, colleagues, customers and community.

Current Vacancies

We offer a wide range of exciting and rewarding careers. Learn more about our current vacancies here.

Why Work for Us

Want to be rewarded with an attractive and unique set of benefits? We have competitive rewards, flexible leave options and much more. These include:

  • Attractive compensation package
  • Pension plan with a competitive employer contribution
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Life assurance and disability benefits
  • Flexible and hybrid working
  • Wide variety of generous life and career leave
  • Work life balance
  • Weekends off
  • Health and wellbeing support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Commuter saver schemes including Cycle to work
  • Free and secure parking
*Your benefits may vary depending on your role

Our Values

We're Courageous

Each of us is prepared to challenge the way we’ve always done things, stand up for what we feel is right and try better ways of working


We put customers current and future needs at the heart of what we do and we keep ourselves and others safe and healthy


We bring passion and persistence to what we do every day, innovating and collaborating to meet the challenges and opportunities ahead


We each play our part, taking ownership of our responsibilities seeing the job through and protecting our own health and safety as well as others

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