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Jacobs is building its acoustics capabilities across Australia and New Zealand and we currently have an excellent opportunity within our Acoustics Team for a Principal Acoustics Consultant. The role will provide technical and professional leadership to our current strong pipeline of work and assist in developing the Acoustics Team across ANZ. The role requires a strong client management and business development focus, with the ability to network with new clients and maintain positive relationships with existing clients both internal and external to Jacobs to identify key project and growth opportunities across Australia and New Zealand.
The opportunity exists for the Principal Acoustics Consultant to be located in any of Jacobs’ ANZ offices. Office locations include but are not limited to: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Hobart, Wellington and Auckland. #LI-LM1234 #ANZEnviro
Here’s What You’ll Need:
You will have experience in assessing environmental and / or building acoustics and experience as an acoustical consultant. Skills and requirements for the role include:
- Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline. Post graduate qualifications are well regarded
- Well-developed business development skills, ability to maintain positive relationships with existing clients as well as the skills to win new clients. Existing relationships with government or private infrastructure organisations would be well regarded
- Principal level experience with proposals and project management
- Experience in assessing building acoustics (Not essential)
- Membership to Professional Acoustical Association (Not essential)
- Technical competency and the ability to develop strategies for project execution
- Recent experience in reviewing acoustic assessments and noise models (SoundPLAN) for large scale infrastructure projects. Experience with CADNA A / R would be beneficial.
- Skilled people leader able to communicate difficult concepts and negotiate with others to adopt a different point of view
If you are passionate about acoustics and want to work with great people, for great clients and on great projects, then we would love to hear from you!
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