Jacobs Senior Acoustician in Croydon, United Kingdom

Senior Acoustician

Description

JACOBS is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors. It is a leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy and advice, supporting projects at all stages from initial conception through to construction and maintenance, across the UK and internationally.

At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we’re looking for the most talented and passionate individuals out there to be our next generation of leaders.

Our Environment, Maritime and Resilience business provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 1000 staff based predominantly in the UK, but with reach into the Middle East and in India.

To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking fora Senior Acoustician.The successful individual will support a range of projects for clients in major public and private sector organisations and willbecome part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who are seeking reduced hours contract s and those returning from a career break. We offer flexible working patterns and will discuss these options and the support available with candidates at interview.

Position Summary

To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for an experiencedAcousticsConsultant.The successful candidate will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities

As anAcousticianyou willpredominately work on environmental acoustics projects (infrastructure, commercial/industrial, renewable energy, etc.) but there are also opportunities for involvement in buildings acoustics projects.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Briefing, planning, delivery and technical quality of acoustics assessments

  • Provide advice direct to external clients and internal clients.

  • Build upon and develop relationships with both existing internal and external clients.

  • The development of more junior staff (depending upon experience)

Position SummaryTo meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for an experiencedAcousticsConsultant.The successful candidate will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunitiesAs anAcousticianyou willpredominately work on environmental acoustics projects (infrastructure, commercial/industrial, renewable energy, etc.) but there are also opportunities for involvement in buildings acoustics projects.Responsibilities will include:Briefing, planning, delivery and technical quality of acoustics assessmentsProvide advice direct to external clients and internal clients.Build upon and develop relationships with both existing internal and external clients.The development of more junior staff (depending upon experience)

Qualifications

Essential:

  • First degree in relevant subject (2.1 Hons minimum), Second degree in a relevant subject

  • Experience of bidding/tendering for internal and external opportunities and strong commercial awareness

  • Engagement and negotiation with statutory agencies

  • Highly developed report writing skills

  • Strong collaborative skills and experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team

  • Commercial awareness with good client facing skills and the ability to price work, evaluate risk and prepare proposals

Desirable:

  • Experience in building acoustics to enable involvement in this business stream.

  • Experience at presenting evidence at Public Inquiry or similar formal hearings

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you’ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Croydon

Other Locations United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Milton Keynes, United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Bristol, United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Glasgow, United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Shrewsbury, United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Manchester

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