Sound Insulation Testing Assistant – £9/hr (as and when required)

Required to help acoustic consultants during sound insulation testing. From our Biggleswade office you will accompany consultant to site, where you will be required to move heavy testing equipment around the construction site and assist throughout the testing. Working hours are typically between 2-8pm.

No particular experience is necessary but you must be physically fit, able to remain focussed, flexible with your hours and available at short notice. You must have a high level of English and have the legal right to work in the UK. This position might suit a fit retired person, possibly with an engineering or technical background.

Full job description and application details are available here Sound Insulation Testing Assistant – Job Description

Graduate/Postgraduate Recruitment

At Spectrum we are proud of our Graduate/Postgraduate Training Scheme for acoustic and noise consultants which is a key element in our staff development programme. To qualify for consideration on this scheme, you need to have a 1st degree (min 2.2) or a Masters degree in acoustics/acoustical engineering/audio technology/noise technology from a well-regarded University.

Experienced Acoustic and Noise Consultants

Spectrum will also consider applications from those already with some experience of acoustic or noise consultancy, provided they also have an engineering or scientific first or higher degree from a well-regarded University. For exceptional candidates who join us we will financially assist them in seeking to undertake further part-time qualifications in acoustics, including at MSc level.

Year-Out Acoustic and Noise Consultancy Industrial Placements

For those currently at University studying acoustics at undergraduate level and seeking a year-out industrial placement, Spectrum offer the opportunity to experience consultancy first-hand in our Biggleswade office. The number of places for this is however limited, and applications should be received by 20 February for those commencing their one year industrial placement July-September the same year.

We welcome suitably qualified applicants from the EU.

All enquiries should be made in the first instance by email to

Spectrum is an equal opportunities employer.

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