Latest ESBNET News @ : 22/04/2021 14:23:48
Thursday 22nd April 2021 14:23
Farewell & Thanks
Arthur Hutchinson is retiring soon / Adrian Kelly
After 40 years of dedicated service Arthur Hutchinson will be retiring from ESB on the 7th May 2021. Arthurs last day in his “home office” will be Friday 26th March 2021.
Arthur joined ESB in September 1980 as a Graduate engineer in Civil Works Department and worked on several engineering projects including site engineer for the Moneypoint 400Kv lines. In 1986 Arthur joined a small team to support the establishment of ESBI Computing. He enjoyed many years developing and supporting a range of commercial software products, particularly in the area of Computer Aided Design and GIS. In 2001 he was appointed to the role of IT & BP manager for Customer Supply and was responsible for the delivery of the Market Opening IT Programme for Customer Supply. Following a number of years as Billing & Payments manager in Customer Supply Arthur moved to Shared Services in 2008. Between 2008 and 2017 Arthur held several senior management roles across Share Services and ITS. In 2018 he was appointed to the role of People Operations Manager. Arthur, during his career, has made a significant and positive contribution to the success of ESB.
Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, we are unable to celebrate Arthur’s retirement in person. However a Zoom event is organised to mark the occasion on 7th May at 4pm and the link below can be used outside of ESB systems https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83928919815?pwd=Q1RRYWNFdi9GM1Y0cjRuWFcycXVaQT09
Arthur has made many good and long-standing friendships across ESB and will be missed by all. We wish Arthur and Mary every happiness and success long into the future. .
Death of Joe Connors, father of John, ESB Networks Loughrea / Frank O Neill
The death has occurred of Joe Connors, Father of John Connors ESB Networks Loughrea on 21st April 2021. “May his gentle soul rest in peace”
Due to current restrictions and Government guidelines Joe’s funeral will take place in private for family only. Joe’s funeral cortege will arrive at St Patrick’s Church in Derrybrien on Friday, April 23rd 2021, for Requiem Mass, at 12 midday and burial afterwards at Derrybrien Cemetery. Family flowers only by request, donations, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society.
Death of Tim Brett, father of Joyce & FIL of Barry, Networks Ballycoolin / Frank Coyne
The Death has occurred of Tim Brett (Ballymadrough, Donabate) – April 20th, 2021 (peacefully) at Beaumont Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Mary and brother of the late Anna. Sadly missed by his loving daughters Ros and Joyce, sons-in-law Aidan and Barry, grandchildren Tillie, Eoin and Luke, brother Sean, sister-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. May He Rest In Peace.
Due to government advice regarding public gatherings, a private family funeral will take place on Thursday (April 22nd). You can view the Funeral Mass live on webcam from 10 a.m.