Shri Rajesh Kumar Chandel, Chief Engineer is heading Project Planning & Monitoring Department, Project Environment Department & Project Store Department at Tumlingtar, District Sankhuwasabha. He is also holding additional charge of liaison office of SJVN Arun-3 Power Development Company (P) Ltd (SAPDC) at Kathmandu.
Prior to joining SAPDC, he has worked in Wangchhu HEP in Bhutan and joined SAPDC on 19/03/2016. He holds Diploma in Civil Engineering, AMIE (Civil) from the Institution of Engineers, India and MBA (Human Resources).
He joined SJVN on 05/05/1994 as Junior Engineer. He has been associated with construction of Main works of Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Electric Project from 05/05/1994 to 02/08/2002 at different levels in different capacities. In August 2002, he has been transferred to Corporate Head Quarter, Shimla and worked in Corporate HR Department, Corporate Monitoring & Co-ordination Department, Construction of Corporate Head quarter Building Departments at Shimla at different levels in different capacities. He also worked as Manager (Technical) to Director (Civil). With a vast experience of more than 25 years, he has been associated in construction of Nathpa Jhakri HEP, Planning- Scheduling- Monitoring of all SJVN Projects namely Rampur HEP, Luhri HEP, Devsari HEP, Naitwar Mori HEP, Dhaulasidh HEP, submission of monthly reports to Ministry of Power, GOI & GoHP . He has also been involved in preparation & clearance of DPR of Wangchhu Hydro Electric Project with CEA & Govt of Bhutan in Bhutan.