Acoustic and Air Tightness Engineer

Bristol, UK

A well established acoustic consultancy with offices in Bristol, currently have an urgent requirement for an Air Tightness/Acoustic Engineer to compliment their team of engineers. You will be responsible for carrying out air tightness and acoustic testing across the South West England area for a number of high profile public and private sector clients. This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to further develop their career within a highly successful engineering company where professional development is promoted and training provided.


Qualified in an engineering discipline


Background/previous experience in engineering, surveying, building, construction etc.

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal as report writing will be one of the key aspects of this role

An understanding and knowledge of a building’s anatomy

Computer literate


Responsible for carrying out air tightness testing across the Midlands area.

Responsible for end-to-end management of client engagement; arranging site visits, pre-engagement with the site manager to ensure pre-site checks had been conducted, explaining design features and faults to the site manager, explaining where improvements can be made to the design of the building;

Undertake design reviews with Site Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Architects and Regional Managers.

Identify potential problems and/or weakness with the building design

Suggest cost effective ways to improve the energy efficiency of the building.

Undertake pre-test audits

Produce detailed technical reports to identify potential leakage areas

Compliance with Part L Building Regulations


Types of properties include Public and Private sector buildings ranging from single house tests to large scale development testing.

Interested in this or other roles in Acoustics? Please do not hesitate to contact Amir Gharaati on or call 01792 365 007. 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.

Key words – Air, tightness, engineer, compliance, part L, part E, Sound, Insulation, testing, sustainability, consultant, construction, building, services, monitoring, site, development, testing, pre completion, market, South West.

published: 28 September 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.