Acoustic Innovation Engineer at Salford University

Closing Date
23 November 2020

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Engineering graduate to fast-track their career development as a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) Associate. The successful candidate will undertake a 33-month collaborative project between Loughview Timber Ireland Ltd (Innovators in timber technology for architecture) and the University of Salford (Acoustics Research Centre, School of Science, Engineering and Environment).

This post is a dynamic role looking to embed a robust R&D function based on the science of acoustics, focused on creating sound absorbing timber panelling, utilizing recycled, environmentally friendly materials.

Based in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, you will be supported by the staff from the company and an academic team from the University of Salford whilst undertaking scientific research work. In addition to working in a commercial company in close contact with other staff, the Associate will gain experience of being a key player within the growth of the business.

This project will provide Loughview with the knowledge of how to employ measurement and prediction models to design innovative acoustic timber panelling. By embedding new innovative methods of modelling as a fundamental part of the company’s product development process, Loughview can continually innovate as the demands of the market change. Furthermore, this project will provide Loughview with the tools and capability necessary to maintain high levels of innovation critical to their growth aspirations and strategy in the longer term.

For further information on this post please contact Janet Morana at

Please note, this advert will close at 23:59 on the specified closing date.

Apply here.

Posted on 13th November 2020 in Job Opportunities in Acoustics