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SENIOR ACOUSTICAL CONSULTANT - Kailua, HI

D. L. Adams Associates, Ltd. is seeking a senior acoustical engineer to fill the position of Senior Consultant in our Kailua, Hawaii office. A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a field of engineering or science with 5+ years of experience in architectural acoustics and environmental noise is required.
Working under the direction of the Principal Consultants, A Senior Consultant conducts field measurements and develops recommendations for room acoustics, airborne and structure-borne sound insulation, and HVAC system noise and vibration control engineering. The Senior Consultant will serve as Project Manager for many of the firm’s projects and be responsible for preparing design documents, writing reports, participating in project design team meetings, coordinating with other design team members concerning acoustical design details, developing acoustical criteria for different types of facilities, and preparing proposals for new work. A working knowledge of acoustical modeling software such as EASE, Cadna-A, AIM, and TRANE is definite plus. Experience in the use of sound level instrumentation is essential. The ideal candidate will maintain client relationships and provide efficient design coordination with owners and other design professionals. Excellent verbal and written skills are a must and exceptional people skills are essential.
Some travel can be expected. Salaries are competitive, and our employee benefits are exceptional. The potential for substantial, performance-based bonuses is great.
Send your resume together with a letter of interest explaining why you should be hired for this position and specifying that you are applying for the position in Kailua, HI to David Adams at DenverJob@dlaa.com.

Contact
David Adams
denverjob@dlaa.com

D.L. Adams Associates, Ltd.

When responding, reference ad number 1220
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Acoustical Consultant

Mei Wu Acoustics is seeking an acoustical consultant with mechanical engineering background to work on noise and vibration control projects.
Mei Wu Acoustics is an acoustical consulting firm located in San Francisco Bay Area. Our projects range from hospitals to office buildings, mixed-use residential, research laboratories, teleconference rooms, recording studios, auditoria, environmental noise monitoring, mechanical system noise and vibration control, and construction and transportation noise.
BS in mechanical engineering or related fields is required. Good written and oral communication skills are essential.

Contact
Mei Wu
meiwu@mei-wu.com

Mei Wu Acoustics
http://www.mei-wu.com
1650 Borel Place, Suite 234
San Mateo, California 94402
United States
650-592-1675

When responding, reference ad number 1219
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Staff Consultant

Eilar Associates, Inc., an acoustical and environmental consulting firm located in Escondido, San Diego County, CA, is currently reviewing resumes of qualified candidates for an entry level, full-time Staff Consultant to assist Acoustical Consultants on many projects doing a variety of tasks in the areas of Noise Modeling, Acoustic Measurements, and Reporting. Familiarity with building construction and reading architectural plans is preferred, education in acoustics and excellent communication and organizational skills are strongly desired. Knowledge of noise monitoring equipment as well as computer literacy in Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel would better qualify the candidate. Room for growth with the company.

Forward your resume, letter of interest and supporting information to: info@eilarassociates.com.

Contact
Melissa Counts
info@eilarassociates.com

Eilar Associates, Inc.
http://www.eilarassociates.com

When responding, reference ad number 1218
Posted:


Senior Acoustical Consultant

Eilar Associates, Inc., an acoustical and environmental consulting firm located in Escondido, San Diego County, CA, is reviewing resumes to fill an immediate vacancy for a Senior Environmental Acoustical Consultant.
Key responsibilities include acoustical consulting, project management, supervision and mentorship of assigned staff, and assistance with business development.
A minimum of three years acoustical consulting work experience, high professional standards, and excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Acoustics, or other acoustics-related field of study
• Minimum of three years of work experience in Acoustics and/or Noise Control
• Practical knowledge and experience with architectural, environmental, engineered acoustics, and vibration issues as related to commercial, educational, healthcare, infrastructure and residential projects
• Experience working with architects, engineers, developers, and contractors
• Experience with building codes, acoustical standards, and engineering aspects of acoustics
• Proficiency or strong familiarity with modeling tools, such as, INSUL, Cadna/A, and Traffic Noise Model (TNM version 2.5)
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office software
• Ability to produce and review project documents, including technical reports, drawings, and acoustical specifications
• Demonstrated experience and comfort speaking in public and delivering presentations

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

• Manage and mentor assigned staff in performance of their acoustic related duties
• Ensure that site visits and testing are performed per approved company protocols
• Prepare and edit final reports for clarity and accuracy
• Coordinate with teams, architects, contractors, and manufacturers to develop practical design solutions and alternatives for clients
• Research and review regulatory issues regarding local, state, and national codes
• Contribute to projects during schematic design (SD), design development (DD), and construction document (CD) phases
• Prepare bid proposals and project cost estimates
• Manage job budgets and review invoices
• Conduct, develop, and/or direct site testing, with sound measurement instrumentation
• Use computer modeling and results to develop design options and solve project challenges
• Prepare letter reports, technical documents, graphics, and acoustical specifications
• Develop marketing tools and approaches to win new projects and clients

Salary will be negotiated based on experience.
Comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, sick and vacation time accrual, paid holidays, and 401(k) Retirement.
Eilar is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

Forward your resume, letter of interest and supporting information to: info@eilarassociates.com.

Contact
Melissa Counts
info@eilarassociates.com

Eilar Associates, Inc.
http://www.eilarassociates.com

When responding, reference ad number 1217
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ATS Consulting

About us
ATS Consulting is an innovative small company working to improve the performance of transit systems. We help communities by minimizing the negative impacts of noise and vibration associated with railways and highways. The field of transportation acoustics continues to grow as major cities turn towards public transit to address the transportation challenges of the modern world. ATS offers the possibility of working alongside motivated and intellectually curious coworkers while receiving direct mentorship from our senior staff. ATS gives entry-level staff the unique opportunity and responsibility of leading projects and having direct contact with clients. Working on a project from beginning to end, we learn and refine a broad set of skills while looking for the answers to challenging new questions.
Current projects include several new and existing rail transit systems, developing procedures to use noise to prioritize track maintenance efforts, addressing issues from highway noise, and conducting research related to sound and vibration from roadway, rail, and aviation sources. We conduct field testing, use numerical methods including finite elements, and use applied math and physics to help answer our clients’ questions and find solutions that work for them. We are looking for forward thinking individuals who are interested in learning new technical areas, will enjoy working as part of a team to solve problems for our clients, and want to challenge and expand the state-of-the-art of our industry.
We work internationally in the field of noise and vibration for rail transportation systems and have a strong foothold in North America where our work includes all areas of surface transportation. We have projects in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Seattle, Montreal, Toronto, and Chicago, as well as many other major North American cities.
Desired Qualifications and Interests
• A BS or BA in acoustics, mechanical engineering, structural engineering, or related field. Advanced degrees are highly desirable.
• Interest in working as a consultant as a key member of a team of co-workers. Tasks required by current ATS Consulting projects include detailed noise and vibration testing of prototype and in-service rail transit vehicles, identifying noise sources at a large freight rail classification yard, design of noise and vibration mitigation measures for new rail transit systems, and noise analysis for updates to a major freeway interchange.
• Interest in the fields of transportation, acoustics, vibration, rail transit and railroads, field work, and computer analysis and modeling.
• Excellent skills in communications and qualitative evaluations. The position requires both verbal and written communication with non-technical and technical clients.
• Ability to represent ATS Consulting at meetings with clients and at professional society meetings.
• Computer savvy with substantial experience using MATLAB, Excel, and Word. Experience with other computer tools (e.g. MySql data bases, ArcGIS, LabVIEW, Optram, and finite element method software) is desired but not required.
• Experience with data science and programming is a plus.
• Availability to travel to meet with clients and perform field tests (expected travel time ~10%).
• Brings enthusiasm and excitement at becoming part of a small innovative company.
• Legally authorized to work in the US.

Benefits and Perks
• Direct involvement as a key member of projects soon after starting at ATS.
• Paid sick and personal time.
• Nine holidays per year (eight fixed, one floating).
• Health insurance.
• Simple IRA plan.
• Opportunities to attend and present at peer conferences and seminars.
• Flexible schedules.
• Possibility to travel to major cities around the United States and Canada.
ATS Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We pay competitive rates commensurate with education and experience.

Contact
Linda Saurenman
lsaurenman@ATSConsulting.com

ATS Consulting
http://www.ATSConsulting.com
215 North Marengo Avenue, Suite 100
Pasadena, CA 91101
United States
6267104400

When responding, reference ad number 1216
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