Acoustic Consultant – Woking

£25000 - £28000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our Client, a leading engineering and environmental consultancy, specialising in property, transport and environmental projects are experiencing a high increase in workload and currently have an urgent requirement for a suitably qualified Acoustic Consultant to assist their team based near Woking. This multidisciplinary consultancy provides a wide range of acoustic services including planning and noise assessments, architectural and building and noise and vibration support for construction sites. The successful applicant will have previous acoustic consultancy experience and a strong background in Building and/or Environmental Acoustics. In return, you will have access to a prestigious client base both in public and private sectors across the UK and abroad and join one of the largest global teams of acoustic specialists in the field.

Minimum of 2 years experience in the field of Environmental and/or Building acoustics
Highly organised and IT literate
Exhibit excellent communication skills
Ability to write fluent and intelligible reports, placing a high emphasis on accuracy and consistency
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
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)
Public Inquiries- expert witness presentations
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
Sound insulation testing and advice on remedial treatment
Assessment of internal acoustic performance of buildings
Undertake noise assessment site visits all over the UK
Contribute to group expansion and develop and maintain business through networking, contact nurturing and presentations

Delivering a number of exciting and substantial projects within the divisions of transportation, construction, manufacturing, retail, waste disposal, recycling and gas/energy.

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, Woking, Surrey.

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This is a permanent role.
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