• Title
    Noise Consultant
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Asset Operations & Consultancy
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood's vibration, dynamics and noise consultancy is a global market leader in vibration, pulsation, and dynamic analysis and are involved in a range of sectors including, renewable energy, oil & gas and transmission & distribution.  Their Noise team are looking for suitable candidates to be based in the Glasgow office.


    Responsibilities are as follows:

    • Attend noise measurements in accordance with BS4142 and ETSU-R-97
    • Predict noise from wind turbines using WindPro
    • Predict machinery noise using spread sheets
    • Supporting business development activities such as preparing project proposals
    • Providing technical and general support to clients and internally to other business units
    • Conducting project site visits in the UK and overseas

    Skills / Qualifications

    Essential Criteria:

    • A degree in a numerate discipline
    • The ability to produce and review high quality reports to predefined deadlines
    • The role is client facing and so must be a confident communicator with smart appearance
    • Applicants must demonstrate a high level of problem solving ability and initiative
    • A flexible and proactive approach to work
    • Attention to detail, reliability and good organisational skills are paramount
    • Driving licence valid for use in the UK
    • Strong IT skills particularly in MS Word and Excel


    Desirable Criteria:

    • A degree of experience in acoustics or similar
    • Knowledge of BS4142, ETSU-R-97, IEC 61400-11 and ISO 9613-2
    • Experience of renewable energy industry
    • Language skills
    • Willingness to travel in the UK and internationally

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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