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Acoustics Engineer

Advertiser: Mott MacDonald3.3182 out of 53.3 overall rating (22 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Nov 2020
Location
Sydney
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Building Services Engineering

Acoustics Engineer

Acoustics affects many aspects of our daily lives, 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 noise and vibration impact of infrastructure
schemes at all stages
* Facade design to control external noise intrusion
* Architectural acoustic design to optimise acoustic comfort
* Electro-acoustic design to enhance intelligibility of life safety communication
systems

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

We are looking for experienced individuals who wants to develop their career by joining our growing acoustics team and to contribute to some of the most exciting buildings, highways and transportation infrastructure projects in ANZ as part of our wider Building Sciences sector. We are looking for Acoustics Engineers in Sydney.

What you will be doing:
* Calculation, prediction and assessment of noise and vibration associated
with transportation, power and energy, utilities, buildings
* Directing and undertaking noise and vibration measurement surveys
* Calculation, prediction, assessment and mitigation of noise and vibration from civil engineering construction, industrial sites and maintenance
operations
* Calculation and assessment of buildings acoustics
* Preparation of noise input to environmental assessments
* Preparation of reports
* Supervision of junior staff
* Business development activities
* Project management

What we are looking for:
* Degree or similar in acoustics/vibration related field
* Proven technical ability in terms of problem solving and analytical thinking
* Software capability using Soundplan, EASE, INSUL
* Ability to manage time, resources and projects effectively
* Transport and/or buildings acoustics experience ideally in Rail and Roads
* Willing and able to work within team environment and involve others where
necessary
* Supervision and mentoring of junior staff
* Experience in developing and managing relationships with clients
* Ability to write technical reports
* Essential competencies / skills:
* Acoustic modelling
* Noise surveys
* Report writing
* Use of MS Word and Excel
* Presentation of complex acoustic issues to non-specialists at project and
client meetings and workshops
* Driving licence
* Desirable competencies / skills:
* Use of GIS software
* Public exhibition/inquiry/expert witness
* Familiar with acoustic requirements of complex building projects
* Understanding of project management requirements in a multi-disciplinary
consultancy

The position will suit an experienced individual who wants to develop their career by joining our growing acoustics team and to contribute to some of the most exciting buildings, highways and transportation infrastructure projects in ANZ.

There's no time like the present to make a change.

Acoustics affects many aspects of our daily lives, 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 noise and vibration impact of infrastructure
schemes at all stages
* Facade design to control external noise intrusion
* Architectural acoustic design to optimise acoustic comfort
* Electro-acoustic design to enhance intelligibility of life safety communication
systems

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

We are looking for experienced individuals who wants to develop their career by joining our growing acoustics team and to contribute to some of the most exciting buildings, highways and transportation infrastructure projects in ANZ as part of our wider Building Sciences sector. We are looking for Acoustics Engineers in Sydney.

What you will be doing:
* Calculation, prediction and assessment of noise and vibration associated
with transportation, power and energy, utilities, buildings
* Directing and undertaking noise and vibration measurement surveys
* Calculation, prediction, assessment and mitigation of noise and vibration from civil engineering construction, industrial sites and maintenance
operations
* Calculation and assessment of buildings acoustics
* Preparation of noise input to environmental assessments
* Preparation of reports
* Supervision of junior staff
* Business development activities
* Project management

What we are looking for:
* Degree or similar in acoustics/vibration related field
* Proven technical ability in terms of problem solving and analytical thinking
* Software capability using Soundplan, EASE, INSUL
* Ability to manage time, resources and projects effectively
* Transport and/or buildings acoustics experience ideally in Rail and Roads
* Willing and able to work within team environment and involve others where
necessary
* Supervision and mentoring of junior staff
* Experience in developing and managing relationships with clients
* Ability to write technical reports
* Essential competencies / skills:
* Acoustic modelling
* Noise surveys
* Report writing
* Use of MS Word and Excel
* Presentation of complex acoustic issues to non-specialists at project and
client meetings and workshops
* Driving licence
* Desirable competencies / skills:
* Use of GIS software
* Public exhibition/inquiry/expert witness
* Familiar with acoustic requirements of complex building projects
* Understanding of project management requirements in a multi-disciplinary
consultancy

The position will suit an experienced individual who wants to develop their career by joining our growing acoustics team and to contribute to some of the most exciting buildings, highways and transportation infrastructure projects in ANZ.

There's no time like the present to make a change.

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