Acoustic Consultant - Manchester

Our Client, a large, international consulting business with multidisciplinary expertise across a diverse range of environmental engineering fields and offices spanning the UK and overseas currently has a requirement for an Acoustic Consultant to join their office in Manchester. This is an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Acoustic Consultant with a leaning towards environmental acoustics and experience ideally in the energy markets to rapidly develop their skills within a well developed team. The successful candidate will contribute to the delivery of major projects in the power, mining, transportation, waste management and development sectors in the UK and overseas.

Qualified to BEng/BSc level or equivalent
IOA Membership
Full driving license

Thorough understanding of noise and vibration principles, current standards, guidance and best practice.
Proven track record of business development.
Ability to demonstrate effective project and people management. Good interpersonal and communication skills, self motivation, organised and an aptitude to advise team members from other professions/technical backgrounds.
Technically competent and IT proficient.

Overall project management responsibilities for projects of various sizes.
Noise Impact Assessments and Vibration Assessments.
Construction and Demolition Noise Monitoring and Control.
Planning and Noise (PPG 24) Assessments for residential developments.
Proven technical ability in terms of problem solving and analytical thinking.
Ability to manage time, resources and projects effectively. Develop and secure new business, negotiating with clients and contractors to develop existing relationships and to forge new business relationships

Oil and Gas
Commercial and retail
Defense and Security
Sports, Leisure and tourism
Waste Management

Excellent Salary
Contributory Pension
Life assurance
Health Insurance
Private Health Insurance
Flexible Holidays
Childcare Vouchers
Bicycle Scheme

KEY WORDS - Acoustics, Acoustic consultant, Noise, Sound, Vibration, CADNA-A, Noise monitoring, Noise modelling, IOA, sound reduction index testing, amioa, mioa, ppg24, BB93, ppg24, end 2002/49/ce, bs4142, ISO 17025, South East, Brighton. Section 61, Noisemap, Cadna-a. Manchester, North West.

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.

published: 24 September 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.