Acoustic Consultant - Colchester

We have a fantastic opportunity for a commercially aware Acoustic Consultant to join a successful team of specialists in their Colchester office. The company looking to recruit is a leading multidisciplinary consultancy specialising in building and architectural acoustics. They are involved in a number of high profile projects predominantly in the education, healthcare and residential sectors.


MSc/BSc Acoustics/Noise and Vibration


Highly organised and IT literate

Exhibit excellent communication skills

Ability to write fluent and intelligible reports, placing a high emphasis on accuracy and consistency

Ideally Personal experience of Noise Modeling using a recognized software package

Commercially aware and team player

Good communication and client liaison skills

Specialist understanding of the required standards and regulations

Full driving license


Measurement surveys and reporting

Predominantly assessments in accordance with acoustics in the built environmental e.g. BB93

Advice on legislation

Planning conditions – compliance and negotiation

Noise Impact Assessments (including Environmental Impact Assessment)

Liaise with consultants, engineers and architects

Write high quality reports

Façade design to control external noise intrusion

Sound insulation and measurement

Mechanical services noise assessment

Consultation with Environmental Health Officers including advising on appropriate use of planning conditions

Assessments in accordance with (PPG) 24 and BS4142

Sound insulation testing and advice on remedial treatment

Assessment of internal acoustic performance of buildings

Undertake noise assessment site visits all over the UK


Delivering a number of exciting and substantial projects within the education, healthcare, leisure, residential and commercial sectors.


In-house training

Highly competitive salary

Friendly and flexible work environment

Continuing professional development

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, South East, Colchester, Essex.

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This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

published: 27 September 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.