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Engineer Project

Albany, New York, United States
October 13, 2016

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Nirmal Kumar Acharya

* ****** ***, ******, ** ***10,, 714-***-****, US Permanent Resident


Seeking positions in civil engineering, construction supervision, estimating & costing and contract management


10+ years of experience in building construction supervision, contract management and dealing with consultants and contractors

Excellent knowledge in blue print reading, quantity takeoff, cost analysis, construction scheduling, site supervision/inspection

Excellent knowledge in contract document preparation, bidding meetings conduction, bid evaluations and negotiations with contractors and vendors

Excellent knowledge in data collection, data analysis and report writing

Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, Power point), Primavera and SPSS


Master of Science in Urban Planning, Tribhuwan University, Nepal 09/1998-01/2001

Bachelor in Civil Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal 09/1986-04/1991


Walmart Associates (Survival Job), Latham, NY 12110 06/2015-Present

Project Development Manager/Lead Project Engineer, Butwal Power Company Ltd., 01/2009-08/2014

Kathmandu, Nepal

(Prominent Hydropower developer and distributor in Nepal. Performed multitasking at the same time)

Prepared bid packages, conducted pre- bidding and bidding meetings, minuted bidding decisions, evaluated contractors’ bid and recommended for appointment

Assessed consultants’ reports and reported to Company management

Prepared cost estimates and project schedules

Inspected construction progress ensuring procedures and material comply with specifications

Observed work in progress to assure conformance with requirements and acceptable workmanship, maintained inspection records

Reviewed contract plans and specifications for compliance with appropriate construction codes, contract documents and project requirements

Reviewed and responded to shop drawing submittals

Executed Job Order Contract (JOC)

Coordinated with consultant, contractor engineer and job site personnel for quality and timely job execution

Monitored conformance to quality, performance and code requirements by performing inspection duties

Responded to request for information, clarifications, proposals and change orders

Monitored and enforced safety measures in construction sites

Updated schedules and tracked the progress with updated schedules

Checked and confirmed the Contractors’ bills (quantities) and payments

Observed testing (concrete, steel, aggregates etc.) and reviewed test results for conformance with technical specifications

Verified project completion milestones and carried out contract closeout/commissioning

Engineering Unit Chief /Sr. Construction Instructor

Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training, Sanothimi, Nepal 02/1994-01/2009

(Construction of 5 new technical campuses in different parts of Nepal under Asian Dev Bank and Swiss Contact loan)

Interpreted contract documents, prepared proposals and cost break downs

Prepared bid packages, evaluated contractors’ bid, recommended appropriate contractors and vendors for project support

Coordinated with procurement department, vendors and contractors for consolidated priced bill of materials

Performed Field visits, supervised construction works for quality assurance

Updated schedules and tracked the progress with updated schedules

Checked contractor’s running bills and recommended for payment

Carried out Annual Maintenance Contract (AMC)

Tracked quality assurance progress

Verified project completion milestones and carried out contract closeout/commissioning


Construction Manager, Donga Engineering India Ltd. (A South Korean Contractor Company), 06/2007-08/2007 Rampur Hydroelectric Project, Himanchal Pradesh, India

Construction Engineer, Bohyun Construction, Busan, South Korea 09/2006-03/2007

Deputy Instructor (Civil Engg), Tribhuwan University, Nepal 09/1986-02/1994

Construction Supervisor, Vocational Training Campus Construction in Eastern part of Nepal 01/1981-09/1986


1.Bharat Thapa

Highway Engineer

CDM Smith, Albany Office, NY


2.Surya Poudel

HVAC Engineer

NYS Office of General Services, Albany, NY


3.Amy Campion

Department Manager

Walmart Super Center, Latham, NY


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