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In excess of 2,500 people visited ESB International’s Carnsore Point Wind Farm in Wexford as part of the open day organised to mark Global Wind Day 2009.

The SeaGen device is the world's first commercial scale tidal power generating device, deployed in Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland.

Amorebieta Power Plant (Bizkaia Energia Limited) is located near Bilbao in the Basque Region of Northern Spain

ESB International owns, operates and maintains Coolkeeragh Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

ESB International -  Europe's leading engineering and consultancy organisation.

Who are we?

ESB International (ESBI) is a growing international energy company and one of Europe's leading engineering and consultancy organisations. We are responsible for the non-regulated businesses in ESB and operate across a wide area of the energy industry.

What do we do?

We invest in, build, own and operate power stations nationally and internationally, as well as trade and supply electricity in competitive energy markets. In addition, ESBI provides engineering design, construction management, and strategic consultancy services to clients in Ireland and to the power sector worldwide.

Why are we different?

  • ESBI has served the international power sector for over 35 years.
  • Employs over 1,300 staff between our offices in Ireland (Dublin city centre) and abroad.
  • Completed projects in over 115 countries.
  • Currently operates in over 20 countries.
  • Has an annual turnover of over €800 million.
  • Investments in more than 2300MW of installed plant.
  • Has a further 2500MW of power plant in development.
  • 121MW of Renewable plant installed, 98MW under construction and a further pipeline of 600MW planned for Ireland, UK and Spain.


Why join us?

Challenging & rewarding work

In ESBI you will have the opportunity to tackle challenging projects spanning a huge range of commercial and technical areas. You could work on anything from Renewable programmes, like wind farms; combined heat & power plants; environmental studies and viability research on emerging technologies; and power units to sub-stations, asset management, high voltage networks design and power plant facility management. Not to mention strategic consultancy, energy trading and generation supply.

In ESBI you will always work to deliver the highest standards.

Working in a technical specialist role, you will work alongside the brightest and the best, who will push you to innovate and stretch yourself to apply your knowledge in ingenious ways.

Excellent rewards and benefits

At ESB International we recognise that providing an excellent benefits package plays an important role in attracting and retaining the best people.

To achieve this, we offer you a strong combination of financial and non-financial benefits including, annually benchmarked salaries, performance related bonuses, promotional paths, discounts and allowances, travel schemes and a range of health and well being incentives. 

ESB International has established a number of initiatives to promote and integrate diversity at every level within our company, for example:

  • Equality & Diversity briefings
  • Traineeship for People with Disabilities
  • Foreign Language programmes
  • Respect & Dignity initiatives  
  • Female networking events
  • Women in Engineering programme


Dedicated career supports

Our mission is to provide performance-enhancing solutions that support your professional development and help to achieve both your individual and business goals. Our learning experience begins the first day you walk through the door with;

*Dedicated business buddies

*Staff induction and orientation programmes

*A tailored training and development plan

Your first impressions will definitely last throughout your career because at ESBI we strongly believe in the value of learning and development. Our technical programmes and project assignments are second to none.

As part of this commitment we also offer staff ESBI sponsored programmes, role specific mentoring, performance coaching, and management development programmes, in addition to a dedicated Graduate Development programme.

Innovative in equality & diversity

ESB International operates globally. To date we have accumulated project experience in over 115 countries. Our people and clients come from a variety of cultures and at ESB International we are committed to building, maintaining and expanding our inclusive environment. This is central to the company’s ongoing success.

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