Electricity Supply Board

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Electricity Supply Board Reviews

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    Very good company, nice staff, excellent job security

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)

    I worked at Electricity Supply Board full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Job Security
    Multiple business units providing diversity and interesting work
    Large project implementations
    Competitive Utility market has brought challenges into the company
    Excellent benefits and work/life balance.

    Cons

    Promotion difficult based on a high number of employee years service.
    Certain technical skills not promoted / considered as highly as the external market
    Inequality between staff on different contracts

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    No opinion of CEO

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Electricity Supply Board in April 2009.

    Interview Details

    Very very formal company, prior to the interview you will receive from HR a detailed description of the interview. ESB use 4 different core competencies, you need to have current examples no more than 2 years old. you also need the usual bit at the beginning fairly well.

    Interview Questions
    • what do you like / dislike about your current position   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    none it was through an agent
    Accepted Offer
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Website www.esb.ie
Headquarters Dublin, Ireland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Electricity Supply Board (ESB) is a leading electricity utility in Ireland, providing electricity generation, distribution, and supply. The state-owned company has several divisions that operate independently in the electricity market. Its ESB Power Generation unit operates 13 power stations in Ireland. Its generation plants have an installed capacity of more than 4,650 MW and serve a customer base of about 2 million. The group's ESB Networks owns the high-voltage transmission network and other distribution systems. ESB International develops power projects, including... More

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