Senior Acoustic Consultant

Bristol, UK

An excellent opportunity exists for a candidate with acoustic consultancy experience to further develop their career with one of the world’s largest, most diverse multidisciplinary consultancies. Our client has extensive knowledge across a broad spectrum of professional technical services and offers a vast range of consultancy support in both public and private sectors worldwide.
You will take up the role of Acoustic consultant carrying out a range of acoustic related duties on a variety of interesting and prestigious projects.

Within the division of Acoustics you will be working alongside and guiding a team of highly qualified, committed consultants specialising in noise impact assessments within the building, vibration, occupational and entertainment fields.

MSc/BSc Acoustics/Noise and Vibration
Full driving license

Salary dependent on experience

Minimum of 5 years consultancy experience in either Environmental, Buildings or Industrial Acoustics
Good communication and client liaison skills
The ability to produce technically accurate reports
Knowledge of Acoustic equipment, measurement procedures and CADNA-A modeling experience.
The ability to learn quickly be self motivated and work independently to deadlines
A proven track record in effective project and financial management
Ability to use and instruct others in the use of sound and vibration meters
Highly organised and IT literate

Working as a team member and managing projects and finances on a number of large projects
Providing acoustic design input as a member of a design team
Preparation of reports and specifications
Project and client meetings
Resolving complex acoustical engineering issues assuring compliance with statutory bodies
Training and organization of junior consultants,
Managing current and future assessment projects,
Overseeing and contributing to the planning and execution of acoustics, noise and vibration projects
Managing noise issues related to the planning process
Summarising data interpretations and providing conclusions
Supervising and co-ordinating the work of others and co-ordinating work with engineers of other disciplines
Managing project teams to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines, financial forecasting and control of projects to ensure that they remain within budget

Highway Schemes
Industrial Developments
Renewable Energy Projects
Railway developments

Friendly working environment
Competitive salary with increase potential
Extensive paid holidays
Contributory pension scheme
Exciting career development opportunities in keeping with the status of a global engineering, management and development consultancy.

KEY WORDS Acoustics, Acoustic consultant, Noise, Sound, Vibration, CADNA-A, Noise monitoring, Noise modeling, IOA, sound reduction index testing, amioa, mioa, ppg24, BB93, ppg24, end 2002/49/ce, bs4142, ISO 17025

Interested in this or other roles in Acoustics please do not hesitate to contact Amir Gharaati on 01792 365007. We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

published: 30 August 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.