Acoustic Consultant - Solihull

£25000 - £35000 per annum
17 Dec 2013
14 Jan 2014
Hannah Meredith
Job Type
Due to the winning of a number of projects predominantly in the rail and infrastructure sector, our client an award winning engineering consultancy present in a vast number of offices across the globe with an international team of acoustic designers working globally on projects in the performing arts, museum, broadcasting, aviation, commercial, education, healthcare, highways, planning and rail sectors have an urgent requirement for a suitable qualified and experienced Acoustic Consultant. Successful candidates will possess considerable acoustic consultancy experience particularly relating to infrastructure/rail developments.

Salary: £25K-£35K pro rata dependent on experience

Qualified to degree level in acoustics or acoustics related discipline
Full driving license

Considerable post graduate experience in environmental and/or building acoustics.
Previous experience of acoustic consultancy of infrastructure including rail projects
Good written, verbal and presentation skills
Be numerate, literate and familiar with IT and software appropriate to the project tasks
Good working knowledge of all relevant codes of practice and industry standards
An ability to communicate effectively
Be commercially aware
Be highly motivated, conscientious and diligent with attention to detail
Flexible and prepared to take on a new challenge.
Ideally previous project management and business development experience

Contribute/Manage a number of high [profile infrastructure projects
Provide technical lead to help develop less experienced consultants, providing support and advice as needed.
Develop the business, negotiating with clients and contractors in order to develop existing relationships and to forge new business relationships in order to develop the acoustics sector within the business.
Responding to enquiries, communicating with clients to establish their needs and drafting fee proposals

Typical projects include train stations, sports stadia, theatre venues, airport terminals, concert halls, museums, office buildings, music venues, schools, hospitals and road schemes.

Competitive Salary
Generous Holiday allowance
Career Development Opportunities

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

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