Bard College, a liberal arts college on the Hudson River, is a
private institution working in the public interest.
Employer Website: http://apply.interfolio.com/92106
Bard College Architecture is seeking a dedicated person to
supervise the daily operations of the architecture studio/workshop.
As the newest program on campus, the studio and workshop are still
in formation and the contribution of the S/W Supervisor will be
crucial in its establishment and expansion.
Initially this post will be a part-time position in the
Architecture Program (15 to 20 hours per week), but we expect this
to increase as the program grows and as our space and suite of
equipment expands. The schedule is negotiable based on candidate’s
availability. This position reports directly to the co-directors of
the architecture program.
The main responsibilities of the candidate will be to maintain and
supervise the studio and workshop equipment, which includes laser
cutters, 3D printers, a CNC milling machine, foam cutters, as well
as carpentry tools, casting equipment, and various others tools. In
addition, the supervisor will facilitate the use of printing
equipment and coordinate the stock of general studio materials
throughout the academic year.
The candidate will work closely with students and faculty using the
studio as a stage to provide periodic technical training to ensure
use of equipment and supplies as well as to offer basic technical
guidance to students as they move from digital drafting to model
making to printing and fabrication.
The ideal candidate will be a recent architecture graduate that is
proficient in architectural representation from digital drafting to
image production to model making, and who enjoys the exploration of
spatial ideas through various media. The candidate must be well
We are also interested in candidates who would like to explore
alternative materials and supplies that are sustainable or
A strong skillset in CAD and Adobe Creative software is
- Must be able to sit for extended periods of time and work in
standard office environment
- Must be able to occasionally lift 20 pounds
- Must be able to work occasional weekends and evenings as
Candidates should submit the following materials through the
interfolio link: http://apply.interfolio.com/92106
- Cover letter
- Current CV
- List of 3 references with contact details
We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible, so
applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the
position is filled.
The compensation will depend on the candidate’s experience and
qualifications. In addition to the benefits stipulated by Bard
College, the position will include a dedicated time for researching
materials and training preparation. We are also welcoming
candidates who may be interested in developing self-standing
teaching workshops, which will be remunerated separately.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome
applications from those who contribute to our diversity. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, mental, or physical
disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, familial status, veteran status, or genetic
Bard is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and
reasonable accommodation for all individuals in employment
practices, services, programs, and activities.