Electrician - Circet ESB Smart Meter Program

Location Kildare
Discipline: Engineering
Job ref: 009002
Published: about 1 month ago

As an Electrician working on the Circet ESB Smart Meter Program, your role is crucial in the successful installation and maintenance of smart meters for ESB customers. You will be responsible for executing electrical work in accordance with safety standards, project specifications, and customer requirements. Your expertise and attention to detail will contribute to the efficient implementation of the smart meter program.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Installation and Maintenance: Perform electrical installations, repairs, and maintenance activities related to smart meter installations for ESB customers.
  • Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety guidelines, codes, and regulations while working on electrical systems and smart meter installations.
  • Technical Expertise: Demonstrate proficiency in electrical systems, equipment, and tools, ensuring accurate and efficient installation and troubleshooting of smart meters.
  • Customer Service: Interact professionally and courteously with customers, addressing their inquiries, explaining installation procedures, and providing guidance on smart meter usage.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of all work performed, including meter installations, replacements, and repairs.
  • Quality Assurance: Conduct quality checks on installed smart meters, ensuring they meet specifications and functionality requirements.
  • Problem Solving: Troubleshoot electrical issues, identify root causes, and implement appropriate solutions to ensure smooth functioning of smart meters.
  • Collaboration: Coordinate with team members, supervisors, and project managers to ensure timely completion of assigned tasks and adherence to project schedules.
  • Training: Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and best practices related to smart meter installations, attending training sessions as required.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Work Performance: Execute electrical tasks efficiently, ensuring compliance with project specifications, safety standards, and quality requirements.
  • Customer Satisfaction: Provide excellent customer service by addressing customer queries, concerns, and providing appropriate guidance on smart meter usage.
  • Safety Adherence: Follow all safety protocols, guidelines, and regulations to prevent accidents or hazards during electrical work.
  • Documentation Accuracy: Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all installations, repairs, and replacements carried out.
  • Collaboration: Cooperate and communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, and project managers, contributing to a harmonious and productive work environment.
  • Professional Development: Enhance your technical skills and knowledge through continuous learning and staying updated with industry advancements.



  • Electrical Qualifications: Possess a valid electrical trade qualification/certification or relevant electrical license.
  • Experience: Demonstrate prior experience in electrical installations, repairs, or maintenance, preferably in a smart meter or similar program.
  • Knowledge: Solid understanding of electrical systems, wiring, and safety regulations.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Ability to identify electrical issues, troubleshoot problems, and implement effective solutions.
  • Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact professionally with customers and collaborate with team members.
  • Attention to Detail: Strong focus on accuracy and precision in electrical work, ensuring compliance with standards and specifications.
  • Safety Consciousness: Deep commitment to following safety protocols and guidelines to maintain a secure work environment.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to adapt to changing project demands, schedules, and locations as required.
  • Valid Driver's License: Possess a valid driver's license to travel to various work sites.