Acoustic Consultant | Job Opportunity | Encon Associates | Nottingham

Encon Associates Limited is a multi-disciplinary company based in Nottingham offering sustainability consultancy to the construction industry. We are looking to employ a qualified Acoustician to expand our Building Compliance Division.

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The opportunity:

You will work as an acoustics specialist, within the environmental team. You will be involved in the assessment of noise for various types of projects, including residential, commercial and educational development.

You will undertake noise monitoring, modelling and assessment works to the relevant British Standards and be working on projects from inception through to completion including liaising with clients, other team members, and third parties such as local authorities and transport consultants throughout the process.


As the successful applicant you will have 2-4 years’ experience working in the field of acoustics.  You will need experience of noise monitoring and assessment procedures and be familiar and competent in the application of all regulations relating to residential and commercial development.  You will possess excellent report writing skills and have experience of noise modelling using relevant software packages, such as SoundPLAN or CadnaA.

You will have excellent organisational and numerical skills with experience of managing your own workload and have excellent communication skills and confidence to liaise directly with clients.


Educated to degree level in Acoustics or a related discipline and/or possess the Institute of Acoustics Diploma or a BSc/MSc in Acoustics/Noise Vibration, you will also be a member of the Institute of Acoustics (IOA).

As you will be working as part of the wider air quality, air tightness testing and building compliance division, experience in other disciplines would be an advantage.

A full driving license and access to a vehicle is required, although a company vehicle may be provided to the right candidate.

Career Progression:

We offer excellent career prospects in a friendly and supportive working environment with no restrictions on how far you can progress.  The aim of this appointment is to find a candidate with the ambition to grow this side of our business and will provide the opportunity for you to build on our existing client base and manage the new building compliance team based at the Nottingham office.

Salary will be consistent with your skills and experience. Please indicate your expectations for this role.

To Apply:

To apply for this job, please send us a copy of your CV together with a covering letter setting out your experience salary expectations the and reasons why you would be suited to this role.

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