Acoustic Consultant - Smethwick

£23000 - £30000 per annum
17 Oct 2013
14 Nov 2013
Hannah Meredith
Job Type
A global multidisciplinary consultancy is currently seeking to recruit an experienced Acoustic Consultant to join them in their West Midlands office. My client has built up a strong reputation globally; within the engineering and environmental sectors.

For this position we would be looking for a candidate with a thorough understanding of noise and vibration principles, current standards, guidance and best practice; who can work independently and as part of a successful team. You will hold a degree in a relevant scientific discipline and will (ideally) have an IoA Diploma or MSc in Acoustics or Noise and Vibration. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential for this position, as you will be expected to write high quality reports and to liaise effectively with clients and regulators on a regular basis.

As an Acoustic Consultant your responsibilities will include:
*Overall project management responsibilities for projects of various sizes.
*Noise Impact Assessments and Vibration Assessments.
*Construction and Demolition Noise Monitoring and Control.
*Provide advice on Sound Insulation and Architectural Acoustic Design.
*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.

You will receive a highly competitive salary, along with an impressive benefits package including; generous annual leave, private healthcare, pension contributions.

Interested in this or other roles in Acoustics? Please do not hesitate to contact Hannah Meredith on or call 01792 365101. 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**