Position: Senior Hydropower Engineer

Published date: 29/11/2018


Nepal Water and Energy Development Company (NWEDC) is developing the 216MW Upper Trishuli – 1 Hydropower Project in Rasuwa District/Nepal.In order to reinforce our business operation,NWEDC is looking for a qualified "Senior Hydropower Engineer" to be based in our head-office, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Duties and responsibilities

You will work under technical department and your key responsibilities will include, but not limited to following:

  1. Participate in design review, cost validation and preparation of technical specification;
  2. Review of contractual documents, invoices and other submittals from theOwner’s Engineer (OE), Lender’s Technical Advisor (LTA) and EPC Contractor and advise to the management;
  3. Regularly monitor and update the project critical activities and project schedule and advise to the management;
  4. Closely monitor the ongoing and upcoming project construction activities at site (review of site progress reports) and report to the management;
  5. Coordinate with the counterpart from the OE, EPC Contractor and local communitiesfor site related technical issues and report to the management;
  6. Any other jobs as required by management.

Role requirements

  1. MSc in hydropower, water resources, construction management other relevant fields with civil engineering background from the reputed university around the world;
  2. At least 3 years working experiences with master degree or 6 years after bachelor degree in hydropower sector;
  3. Good knowledge in design and scheduling tools (AutoCAD, MS project, Primavera etc.);
  4. Reasonable knowledge and experiences in management of the FIDIC Contracts;
  5. Good command in English (both speaking and writing) is a must;
  6. Flexible and responsive in changing work patterns and demands;
  7. Ability to work in multi-national and multi-disciplinary team.

We offer you to take a part in challenging hydro project in dynamic, team oriented and international company with a professional working environment. Furthermore, we offer the opportunity for professional and career development through continued learning and training. We offer the competitive salary package based on the individual's capabilities & experiences.

Interested candidates are requested to visit our for more detail about a company and the project.Please send your application (Cover letter and CV) using the key word "Senior Hydropower Engineer" together with your desired salary package, exclusively by email to no later than 15th December, 2018.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview process. Telephone enquiry shall not be entertained.


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Nepal Water and Energy Development Company Pvt. Ltd.

Block-B, Four Square Complex, House No: 605
Sama Street, Narayan Chour, Naxal
Kathmandu, Nepal

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