Acoustic Engineer

Acoustic Engineer

Centrax are seeking an experienced and qualified Acoustic Engineer to deliver engineering solutions within a professionally managed level of risk to meet project, business and contractual requirements to the defined budget and schedule.

This role will be primarily based in Newton Abbot.

Job Purpose

Responsible to the Engineering Manager to deliver Engineering solutions within a professionally managed level of risk to meet project, business and contractual requirements to the defined budget and schedule. Engineers are technically accountable to the Engineering Manager through the Deputy Engineering Manager.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To be the Acoustic Engineering focal point for the assigned aspects of an allocated Project.
  • To take ownership for the professional delivery of Project tasks.
  • To take ownership for the professional delivery of other tasks including baseline tasks under the guidance of the relevant Lead Engineer.
  • To deploy engineering processes, methods and tools and ensure that these are consistently applied across projects.
  • To deliver Engineering project requirements that meet the needs of interfacing functions as well as project contractual and business requirements.
  • To ensure the flow down, change control and integration of engineering project plans to result in a co-ordinated approach to project delivery.
  • To manage project and technical risk providing risk mitigation plans where required.
  • To provide all necessary evidence and documentation to support the requirements of the Project, certificating authorities, directives and standards.
  • To work with technical interfaces (internally and externally) to ensure that all engineering project issues are completed prior to the installation phase.
  • To establish the Acoustic and Balance of Plant Engineering plan to meet the Project requirements.
  • To ensure delivery of the Acoustic and Balance of Plant Engineering plan to schedule.
  • To provide performance data to meet Project KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators).
  • Where an engineer has project ownership, ensure that work carried out by other team members meets business and professional standards.
  • Where an engineer has project ownership, ensure that work carried out by other team members is completed on time.
  • To provide project programme updates and/or metrics as necessary with detailed recovery action where required.
  • To ensure that all technical direction/ decisions made gives due consideration to the available budget.
  • To identify risks associated with the Project and establish and deliver mitigation plans where required.
  • To deliver projects to allocated budget and schedule.
  • To provide technical assistance, guidance and where appropriate fully worked solutions to interfacing functions.
  • To provide training and share knowledge with other members of the team where required.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Experience of working with power generation equipment and or rotating machinery.
  • Experience of working with acoustic noise reduction solutions.
  • Experience with noise analysis and implementation of solutions for noise reduction.
  • Experience with Civil and structural design and analysis.
  • Experience with Syteline.
  • Ability in a second European Language.
  • Chartered or working towards Chartership.
  • A qualified Engineering professional with a recognised Engineering degree.
  • Proactive, well organised and effective at prioritising tasks.
  • Methodical, logical and accurate in their approach to work.
  • IT literate.
  • Flexible and willing to travel.

Benefits

  • Pension Scheme
  • Bupa Health Insurance
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Secure Parking
  • 25 days holiday plus Statutory Bank Holidays

Salary will be dependent on experience and is non-commission based.

Please provide a full CV when applying and also provide an explanation for any gaps in your employment history where applicable, along with your salary expectations.

Closing Date for applications: Friday 29 October 2021

Whilst applications from any suitable person are invited, applicants must be working in the UK or already have the right to do so.

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