Site Architect

Posted 2 years ago

Site Architect

Society for Innovation and Development (SID), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore requires a Site Architect for its proposed multi-storied office building, to monitor the design and construction process from conception-to-construction-till-occupancy stages.


  • Interact with the Chief Executive of SID and prepare detailed space requirements for the proposed new building
  • Assist the Chief Executive in preparing a call for an architectural competition by creating necessary documents and drawings required towards this.
  • Plan and schedule the competition, and attend to the queries from the participants
  • Co-ordinate and communicate for SID to IISc’s Centre for Campus Management and Development, the Architect’s firm, and contractors from the proposal stage till occupancy.
  • Monitor the performance of the Contractors, Sub-contractors, and vendors to ensure adherence to the tender specifications, identify and raise any quality issue to the Chief Executive.
  • Maintain project records, and document the progress at every stage.
  • Review accuracy of calculations, estimates, and certify the quantities and measurements of the bills submitted
  • Attend, co-ordinate and schedule project meetings, field reviews, and on-site meetings.
  • Identify any needs, concerns or issues related to the project and bring to the notice of the Chief Executive

Desired Candidate Profile:

  • B.Arch degree.
  • 2-5 years of experience in academic or office building projects.
  • Well-rounded knowledge and understanding of architectural standards, regulations, site planning, and structural design.
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD/Revit for preparing drawings, and plotting in appropriate sheet sizes.
  • Good working knowledge in Rhino, Adobe Photoshop or other 3D visualization software to create 3D views and renderings.
  • Must be skilled in MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English.
  • Must be proactive, work as per timelines, and be able to carry out tasks independently.
  • Must have good managerial skills, and be able to communicate effectively with colleagues.

 Compensation Package:  

Salary will be competitive and commensurate with the qualifications, experience, and suitability of the candidate; to be fixed based on a technical evaluation and interview by the Search and Selection Committee.

Period of Contract:

Initially Three years.  Based on the requirement and performance, SID will have the discretion to extend the contract on a yearly basis.  The contract can be terminated at any time with one month’s notice on either side.

Other Benefits: 

Since this is a contractual appointment, benefits available to permanent employees of the Institute will not be applicable.

 Interested candidates may apply with their CV and other supporting documents to by the 19th of January, 2018.

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