You will be required to undertake :
Calculation, prediction and assessment of noise from sources such as railways, roads, power & energy projects and construction
Noise and vibration measurement surveys
Mitigation of noise and vibration from operational infrastructure and from construction and industrial sites
Prediction, measurement and assessment of acoustics within buildings
Preparation of noise input to environmental assessments
Preparation of reports
Good communications with other team members, other disciplines and stakeholders.
For this role you should have a strong combination of the following :
Degree or similar in acoustics / vibration related field
Proven technical ability in terms of problem solving and analytical thinking
Ability to manage time and resources effectively
Associate or full membership of the Institute of Acoustics
Working in an engineering consultancy or research
Experience in transport, industrial and / or buildings acoustics multi-disciplinary environment
Commitment to CPD
Working towards IEng Accreditation
Willing and able to work within team environment and involve others where necessary
Experience in developing relationships with colleagues and clients
Able to contribute to technical reports including accurate reporting of surveys
Understanding of acoustic modelling, calculations, surveys, report writing, use of MS Word and Excel
Acoustics affects many aspects of our daily lives, including the comfort and performance of buildings for education, healthcare, arts, business or residential.
Mott MacDonald helps clients manage acoustics, noise and vibration in their buildings in the residential, commercial, transport, education and health, municipal, sports and leisure and performing arts sectors.
We also undertake noise and vibration impact assessment for transportation schemes such as road and rail.
Our services include :
Modelling, prediction, investigation and design services to minimise noise and vibration
Assessment and appraisal of infrastructure schemes at all stages
Facade design to control external noise intrusion
Sound insulation design to achieve client’s privacy requirements
Architectural acoustic design to optimise acoustic comfort
Electro-acoustic design to enhance intelligibility of life safety communication systems
We also assist with all stages of the procurement process : encompassing initial concept, design delivery, planning, procurement and construction, assessment and mitigation of noise and vibration in new build and refurbishment, remedial works and expert witness.
We are now embarking on a period of growth for our acoustics team, and require an experienced acoustic engineer. You will be collaborating with a large team of talented acoustic engineers working on a wide array of projects mainly in the UK;
some may have an international focus. We focus on career development and look to develop our employee’s abilities and skills.