Project Technical Lead, Acoustics

Stantec Australia

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


Project Technical Lead, Acoustics - ( 2300001Y )


About the role

We are seeking an experienced Senior/Principal Acoustic Consultant to join our busy and friendly Acoustic team in Melbourne. We are currently working on a wide range of health care, commercial, retail, defence, industrial and educational building projects.

The Project Technical Lead, Acoustics will be a cultural, technical and strategic leader within the Acoustic Group. Operate in the Task Manager (TM) function and Project Manager (PM) function (as required) on projects and provide required support to staff assisting on your projects to ensure clear direction, acceptable financial outcome, QA adherence, risk management and team morale. Tailor personal marketing efforts to suit Group workload requirements. Comply with QA procedures and proactively complete all required reporting as required by the Group Leader and the Stantec Project Management Framework (PMF).

You’ll also play an important role in actively managing projects and client relationships.

Stantec has a strong culture of empowering individuals to take on greater responsibility and work to push their development. The role will enable the successful applicant to develop in a professional and personal sense and to forge a challenging and rewarding career path, in a successful global consulting organisation.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Build and develop your professional profile both internally and externally by consistently demonstrating an ability to successfully deliver projects. Earn the respect of your colleagues and Clients.

  • Contribute to Group strategic direction – Assist Group Leader in developing a strategic plan.

  • Proactive marketing of company services to obtain new commissions and develop industry relationships.

  • Operate as either a Project Manager or a Task Manager on projects, complete projects in terms of program, gross margin, risk management (contractual & technical) and overall Client satisfaction.

  • Strive to develop an area of technical expertise which is recognised and respected by colleagues. Assist and develop others in this area.

  • Skillfully and appropriately delegate tasks to resources and manage the process to ensure successful outcomes.

  • Facilitate knowledge sharing and proactively engage with your discipline in other offices.

  • Adhere to Stantec professional standards, ethics and Stantec quality procedures

To be successful in this role you'll need:

  • Excellent Acoustic technical experience and consistently demonstrating an ability to successfully deliver projects.

  • Show a genuine interest in investing personal time and effort in the training, support and development of other colleagues.

  • Hold a professional qualification in engineering, with approximately 10 years experience ideally gained in the buildings sector.

  • Local knowledge and experience in the Melbourne market would be an advantage

  • Contribute to the development of younger Acoustic Consultants.

  • Work independently on a wide range of projects with an ability to manage workload on several projects at different stages of completion.

  • Good consulting skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life.

Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

How to apply

If this position is of interest, please apply via the link below.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.



Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Organization : BC-3011 Buildings-AU Victoria

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Feb 28, 2023, 10:11:28 PM

Req ID: 2300001Y

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

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