Position Title:Acoustics and Vibration Scientist

Company:Crown Commercial Service

Location:Leeds, England, UK

Job Description:

The Institute of Naval Medicine, in Gosport, is the Royal Navy’s centre of excellence for occupational health advice, information, training and research. The unique opportunities offered within are varied, challenging and exciting and support Navy Command’s role to generate and operate forces for today and to ensure we are ready for tomorrow by developing and delivering the Navy of the future.

Navy Command provides an open, flexible, and inclusive work environment where civil servants and Armed Forces personnel work together in a wealth of interesting and challenging jobs in areas ranging from finance; legal services; personnel and HR; project planning and managing contracts, to media and communications.


  • To perform within this role, you should have a good knowledge of the human aspects of exposure to noise and vibration, and the principles of noise and vibration measurement and exposure control.
  • You will have a degree or equivalent in a science-based subject or hold the IOA (Institute of Acoustics) Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control.
  • Desirable: Membership of the IOA and a full UK Driving Licence.


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Our aim is to ensure that the UK’s Armed Forces have the training, equipment and support necessary for their work, and that we keep within budget.