Acoustic Consultant

We currently have a requirement for an Acoustic Consultant with a strong academic background in acoustics to join a well established, independent acoustic consultancy specializing in environmentalcoustics with a thriving office based in Brighton. Covering all aspects of acoustics, noise and vibration they provide renowned services for railways, highways, offices, industrial, recycling and waste management, construction and commercial developments.

Qualifications
BSc/MSc Acoustics/Noise and Vibration
Full driving license

Experience
acoustic consultancy experience of both environmental and building acoustics
Technically competent and IT proficient
Commercially aware and team player
Good communication and client liaison skills
The ability to produce technically accurate reports
Ideally an understanding of the required standards and regulations
Resourceful and ambitious with the ability to self manage

Duties
Environmental noise/vibration assessments
Measurement surveys and reporting
Assessment in accordance with Planning Policy Guidance (PPG) 24 and BS4142
Advice on legislation
Prediction and measurement of transportation noise
Planning conditions – compliance and negotiation
Noise Impact Assessments (including Environmental Impact Assessment)
Liaise with consultants, engineers and architects
Writing high quality reports
Façade design to control external noise intrusion
Sound insulation and measurement
Industrial and commercial noise control
Consultation with Environmental Health Officers including advising on appropriate use of planning conditions
Undertake noise assessment site visits all over the UK

Projects
Transportation noise and vibration (including railways and highways)
Industrial noise
Environmental noise impact assessment
Construction noise and vibration
Planning & Noise
Recycling and waste Management
Residential developments
Sound Insulation design and testing

Benefits
Competitive salary
Comprehensive Benefits package
Flexible and friendly work environment

For more information or for further vacancies within the Acoustics or Air Quality sector please contact Amir Gharaati of Penguin Recruitment directly on 01792 365 007. Alternatively you can email your CV in and we’ll call you back. Emails to: amir.gharaati@penguinrecruitment.co.uk

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 Coast, Brighton.

published: 12 February 2020     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.