Acoustic Consultant - Newcastle

Tyne and Wear
£24000 - £30000 per annum
25 Dec 2013
22 Jan 2014
Hannah Meredith
Job Type
Due to an increase in workload and an expanding client base, our client, a leading acoustic consultancy based in Newcastle has an urgent requirement for an experienced Acoustic Consultant. You will be tasked with leading and growing a team of noise professionals, architects and contractors in all areas of acoustics, noise and vibration and enjoy a prestigious portfolio of diverse projects across the UK.

Salary: Up to £30K dependent on experience

MSc/BSc Acoustics/Noise and Vibration
Institute of Acoustics Membership
Full Driving License

Minimum of 5 years consultancy experience preferably in the fields of Environmental or Buildings Acoustics
Proven track record of strong project and people management
Exhibit excellent communication skills
Ability to write fluent and intelligible reports, placing a high emphasis on accuracy and consistency
Highly organised and IT literate
Woking knowledge of Cadna/A, CATT, and Bastian software

Supervise and co-ordinate the work of others
Build client relationships, respond to enquiries, communicate with clients to establish their needs and draft fee proposals
Provide technical guidance and mentor junior members of the team
Contribute to group expansion and develop and maintain business through networking, contact nurturing and presentations
Resolve complex acoustical engineering issues assuring compliance with statutory bodies
Summarise data interpretations and provide conclusions

Typical projects include education, healthcare, office, residential, retail, leisure and industrial developments

Competitive, negotiable salary
Lively, flexible working environment
Full benefits package

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.