Senior Acoustic Consultant – Manchester

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Client is an increasingly expanding international consultancy with multidisciplinary expertise in a vast range of sectors including infrastructure, transportation, residential, medical, offices, leisure and retail. Due to a continual increase in service demand an experienced Senior Acoustic Consultant with a strong background in building acoustics is required to further develop the acoustic business and contribute to a number of exciting and challenging projects throughout the UK and abroad.

Qualifications Qualified to degree level in Acoustics/Noise and vibration

Experience

Proven relevant building acoustics experience gained working in an acoustics consultancy on building projects (including schools, commercial and residential developments)

A full, clean UK car driving license would be preferred

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.

Duties To undertake acoustic input to building and engineering projects

Attend design team meetings and advise architects and engineers on design issues relating to acoustics, noise and vibration.

Assist with business development activities and client relationship management.

Resolve complex acoustical engineering issues assuring compliance with statutory bodies

Contribute to group expansion and develop and maintain business through networking, contact nurturing and presentations

Projects

Examples of projects include road schemes, bridges, harbors, schools, sports stadia, offices, hotels, hospitals, tall buildings, buildings for performance, airports, convention centres and high quality residential and commercial developments.

Benefits

Comprehensive benefits package

Competitive salary

Career progression

Challenging portfolio of high profile projects across the globe

For more information or for further vacancies within the Acoustic sector please contact Amir Gharaati of Penguin Recruitment directly on (Apply online only). Alternatively you can email your CV and we'll call you back. Emails to:

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