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NW - Construction Supervisor, HV/MV Lines & Cables

Vacancy Number:  22364
Craft/Technical - Other
Job Type:  Full-time

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 almost 8,000 employees 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.


Position Description


The role of the Construction Supervisor, HV/MV Lines & Cables includes responsibility for delivery of work as assigned in the areas of Project Delivery.



Key Responsibilities


The key responsibilities of the role will include:


  • Planning and prioritising for the delivery of work programmes.
  • Scheduling work and tracking and reporting on performance.
  • Managing productivity.
  • Managing costs.
  • Ensure a safe working environment for staff, contractors and the public.
  • Safety Auditing and Auditing quality of work.
  • Lead and develop the team.
  • Managing (subcontractors including interfaces with internal teams).
  • Managing stakeholders.



Knowledge, Skills and Experience




  • Knowledge of Network Assets
  • Project Management
  • Understands and applies the relevant Quality Management Standards
  • Demonstrates knowledge of ESB Networks Safety Rules
  • 5+ Years relevant experience





Either a 3rd Level qualification or equivalent work experience is essential.





This position is based in Wilton, Co. Cork / flexibility of location within South Region may be considered.



Reporting to


The successful candidate will report to the HV Contracted Projects Project Leader.





Starting from €54,000 per annum.



Closing Date


29th March 2023 


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