Acoustics Survey Technician / Technical Consultant

About us

As one of the UK’s leading acoustic consultancies founded in 1984, we have been responsible for a large number of high-quality buildings and take great pride in our work. We are looking to take on a new member of the team who can support the current team with carrying out acoustics surveys.

About the role

The Technician will be involved in the acoustics survey procedures from start to finish. This will initially be supporting consultants and eventually carrying out of surveys on their own. We predominantly carry out environmental and building acoustics surveys. You will typically spend time;
preparing equipment, travelling to site, liaising with clients, deploying equipment, carrying our measurements in good practice based on our training, collecting equipment and processing data into technical reports.

The role is a hybrid mixture of working at home with some office days and site visits for
testing/inspections. Our testing kit is stored at our office in Brixton, London.

Your qualifications/Job specification

  • Degree in Acoustics
  • Self-motivated, confident, communicative and pro-active
  • Existing knowledge of Building Regulations or construction industry guidelines would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of basic electronics and audio would be an advantage
  • Excellent time management and calendar management skills
  • Flexibility with starting and finishing times, including potential overnight stays away from company premises with all company-related expenses covered
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Computer literate with good knowledge of MS Word, and Excel with good data collation skills
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Familiarity with noise/vibration measurement instrumentation would be considered an advantage
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Willing to undertake pre-completion sound insulation testing once qualified

What we offer

The successful candidate will be rewarded with:

  • a competitive salary depending on experience
  • pension scheme
  • 20 days annual leave rising year on year plus public holidays plus additional Christmas closure days
  • remote working
  • flexible working hours, 35hrs a week
  • being part of an award-winning acoustic company to develop skills and knowledge
  • interesting projects often working with award-winning architectural practices
  • a fun working environment with company entertainment/outings

All the required PPE and tools to complete your role effectively will be provided.

Please note that travel is not limited to the local surrounding area as total UK coverage is necessary and occasional work beyond.

If this description fits you and you are passionate about acoustics, please send your CV and a covering letter via careers@gsacoustics.org

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