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Rajiv Wadhwa

Candidate ID: 2028139

Career Summary

B. Tech (Power Engineering - Electrical) + MBA / Management Post Graduate with 17+ years experience in Energy /Nuclear /Solar /Power/ Electrical Engineering functions, including 5.5 Years Experience in TATA Power Delhi Distribution Ltd. (Power Distribution Company) in New Delhi, India.

Skill Set

Electrical Engineering / Substation Projects Installation, Testing, Commissioning & Maintenance

Professional Information

Total Experience : 17

Nationality : India

Qualification Level : MBA / Management Post Graduates

Job Function : Engineering

Work Location Preference : Oman, Saudi Arabia, UAE

Detailed Profile

Result oriented, proactive and hard working professional with a B.Tech Degree in Power Engineering with specialization in Electrical Engineering and an M.B.A. (Marketing & International Business) Degree and 17+ years of experience in Power/Electrical Engineering Industry. Presently Head (Operations & Business Development) in an Electrical Contracting Company (Electrical Contractor License issued by Govt. of of Delhi, India), having hands-on experience in heading and managing a team of Electrical Engineers & Technical Professionals to execute works related to Design, Planning, Surveying, Supply, Engineering, Installation, Testing, Commissioning And Annual Maintenance Contracts (AMC) of High Voltage (HV) Electrical Substations as well as Low Voltage (LV) Electrical Systems in Metropolitan City of New Delhi and other adjoining States. Understanding of all aspects governing Electrical Design Engineering related to Substations, Building Electrical Systems (Large Industrial & Commercial Establishments), Electrical Panels & Control Systems As Per The Regulations/ Guidelines, Codes & Standards; Supervision of Installation, Testing & Commissioning Activities at site. Excellent client and vendor management skills, innate ability to build strong, lasting and mutual relationships. Hands-on experience of handling Key Accounts in Power Distribution Company, Technical Data Analysis related to Energy Meters (Consumption & Billing), Distribution Transformers, High Voltage Circuit Breakers, Numerical Relays, Compact Substations, etc.

Professional Strengths include:
1) Managing Installation, Testing, Commissioning Electrical Substations & Systems in Various Projects
2) Project Management & Cost Control
3) Knowledge of Electrical Software Modules such as AUTOCAD
4) Coordination with Clients & Vendors
(Customer Relationship Management & Vendor Management)
5) Excellent Liaisoning & Coordination Skills for Various Govt. Inspections & Approvals
6) Preparation of Single Line Diagrams, Schematics, Layouts related to Electrical Substations & Systems
7) Preparation of Detail Engineering, Design Calculations & Detail Tender Specifications for Electrical Substations & Systems
8) Excellent Drafting Skills for Techno-Commercial/Techno-Legal Documents
9) Annual Maintenance Contracts (AMC) of Electrical Substations
10) Excellent Interpersonal, Networking,
11) Team Management & Communication Skills
12) Inspection & Pre-Dispatch Testing of Electrical Substation Equipment at Manufacturer’s Works
13) Knowledge of Regulations & Standards Related to Electricity Distribution


Master of Business Administration (MBA – Marketing Management) (2014-2016)
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India

B. Tech (Power Engineering - Electrical) (2002-2006)
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi, India

LL.B. (Bachelor of Laws) (2007-2010)
University of Delhi, India

Professional Certifications

• “Certificate of Competency Class-I Electrical Supervisor” issued by Govt. of NCT of Delhi, India
• Certificate Course in “Electrical System Design” (EHV Substation Design) from Advance Electrical Design & Engineering Institute, New Delhi, India
• Certificate Course in “LV Switchboard Design” from Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Switchgear Training Centre, New Delhi, India
• Certificate Course in “L&T C-Power Air Circuit Breaker Maintenance” from Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Switchgear Training Centre, New Delhi, India

Professional Experience

PLVK Power Engineers Pvt. Ltd. : New Delhi (India) (2012 – Present)

Head (Operations & Business Development)

• Successfully handled Operations related to HV & LV Electrical Substations EPC Turnkey Projects (More than 150 No.s) within a period of 12+ years (in time-bound manner with utmost focus on quality and economy)
• Successfully supervised Design & Quality Control related to Manufacturing of all kinds of LV Electrical Panels related to EPC Projects undertaken by the company
• Supervision for preparation of Detail Engineering, Cost Estimation, Tender Specifications, Design Calculations including Equipment Rating Selection, Single Line Diagrams, Bill of Material, Inspection of Routine/Type Testing at Manufacturer’s Works, Relay & Metering Schemes & Diagrams, Foundation Drawings, Substation Layouts, Load Flow & Fault Level Calculations using computer software, equipment/lighting/grounding/lightning protection layouts, tender evaluation, review of vendor drawings & documents, etc.
• Resposible for Planning & Implementation of Preventive & Break-Down Maintenance Schedules as part of Annual Maintenance Contracts (AMC) for HV & LV Electric Installations
• Planning, Surveying, Design, Supply, Engineering, Installation, Testing, Commissioning And Maintenance (AMC) of High Voltage (HV) & Low Voltage (LV) Electrical Substations & Installations in Metropolitan City of New Delhi.

TATA Power Delhi Distribution Limited : New Delhi (India) (2006-2012) (5 Years & 7 Months)

Assistant Manager

• Responsible for handling Key Accounts / Consumers (Bulk Electricity Consumers) in the entire geographical region of operation (510 Square Kilometers; 12 Districts) in Metropolitan City of New Delhi, India
• Responsible for managing revenue of Rupees 300 Crores (US $ 50 Million) per annum for the organisation through 1000 Key clients (Bulk Electricity Consumers)
• Part of team responsible for implementation of SAP software module for Key Consumer Group, as well as
• Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) Data Analysis and Billing Software
• Successfully implemented Customer Relationship Management Programmes for approximately 1000 Key consumers
• Part of team responsible for load growth analysis and network planning and augmentation.
• An active member of core team for Tata Business Excellence Model (TBEM) and Integrated Management Systems (IMS) Process for Key Consumer Group
• Achieved reduction in costs and time period for completion of power projects through process innovation.
• Preparing Technical Specifications & Standards for Procurement of Assets such as Distribution & Power Transformers, Relays, HV & LV Panels, Compact Type Substations, Ring Main Unit (RMU), Metering Cubicle, HV & LV Power Cables & Conductors, Meter Boxes, Current Transformers (CT), Potential Transformers (PT), etc.
• Inspection, Quality Assurance & Statutory Compliances with respect to HV & LV Electrical Installations as per relevant Regulations related to Electricity Supply & Safety

Personal Details:
• Date of Birth: 08.10.1983
• Marital Status: Married

Additional Information: Willing to Relocate to UAE/Oman/Singapore