Acoustician – Seattle, WA

Acoustician – Seattle, WA

Acoustician – ( 220003P2 )

Description

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

  • Stantec’s West Coast buildings group is looking for an Acoustician to join their growing team. This position will be located in Stantec’s Seattle, WA office.
  • Your Key Responsibilities
  • Coordinates with architects, engineers and other disciplines in the built environment.
  • Partners with the design team on architectural acoustics, mechanical systems noise and vibration control, and environmental noise control.
  • Builds and maintains client relationships.
  • Meets financial performance targets and delivers projects within budget.
  • Handles acoustic design development and document preparation.
  • Researches, prepares, and presents coordinated design options.
  • Reviews drawings and researches code issues to comply with city, state, and county regulations.
  • Communicates with manufacturers, design team, and contractors to address challenges and develop practical design options.
  • Provides input on the creation and editing of technical specifications for acoustical products.
  • Understands the technical background behind his/her own work
  • Wiling and capable to communicate designs and design requirements with clients.

Qualifications

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Professional experience specific to acoustical design and vibration control in a wide variety of project types, including, but not limited to, educational facilities, theatres for drama and music, healthcare facilities, commercial spaces, high-end multifamily residential, and environmental noise.
  • Ability to produce, project-related documents, including sketches, memos, and reports to appropriate standards.
  • Knowledge of applicable codes and standards applicable to the industry.
  • Familiarity with and ability to apply sustainable design principles within projects, including LEED and WELL.
  • Knowledge of related engineering standards.
  • Experience in the construction industry and/or in-depth knowledge of construction processes is preferred.
  • Ability to review detailed drawings.
  • Ability to research and present design options.
  • Ability to learn or basic familiarity with recent versions of AutoCAD; in particular, AutoCAD MEP and Revit MEP preferred.
  • Familiarity with SoundPlan, EASE, and sound and vibration measuring equipment preferred.
  • Strong working knowledge of office software.
  • Ability to learn and deftly navigate customized in-house database and software applications.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and act upon information included in specifications, submittals, RFIs, etc.
  • This position will report to and be required to work within the Seattle, Washington offices five days a week to start for onboarding. Presence in the Seattle, Washington offices is required a minimum of three days per week after onboarding.
  • Regional and out-of-state travel is required on occasion.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors’ degree in related field plus minimum of 5 years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. The related experience should predominantly be in building acoustics.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best!

Primary Location : United States-Washington-Seattle

Organization : BC-2048 Buildings-US Northwest

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Oct 28, 2022, 12:57:50 PM

Req ID: 220003P2

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

Apply online here.

Acoustical Consultant

Acoustical Consultant

About Thorburn Associates Inc:

Thorburn Associates is a professional service firm providing acoustical consulting, technology system engineering, and lighting design for the commercial, corporate, leisure, public, residential, and retail Industries. Thorburn Associates provides integrated collaborative designs for both new construction and renovations.

 

Job Summary:

We are looking for a full-time Acoustical Engineer at the Associate or Senior Associate rank to join us working remotely from home in the Charlotte metro. In this position you will consult on a range of project types using your expertise in room acoustics, sound isolation, HVAC system noise, and vibration control to enhance the design and solve unique acoustical challenges. This role is ideal for an acoustician interested in working on a broad range of architectural projects.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

    • Serve as clients’ main point of contact
    • Develop acoustical criteria for projects
    • Prepare reports with acoustical analyses and solutions
    • Review submittals during project construction
    • Conduct acoustic measurements
    • Estimate time required for project proposals

 

Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in acoustics, mechanical engineering, or related field
    • Excellent written communication skills
    • Good verbal communication skills
    • Must be self-directed
    • Proficiency in MS Office Suite
    • Experience in project management
    • Experience in Bluebeam, AutoCAD, and EASE preferred
    • Previous consulting experience preferred

 

Benefits:

    • Benefits start day one
    • Medical insurance fully paid by company
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Short term disability insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Simple IRA with 3% employer match
    • Paid time off and holidays

 

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Thorburn Associates is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and seek to create an inclusive environment. Our team represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. A diverse workforce is central to our success as the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Please apply here.

https://ta-inc.com/

 

Acoustical Consultant – Kailua, Hawaii

Acoustical Consultant – Kailua, Hawaii

CENSEO AV+Acoustics is an acoustical engineering and audiovisual design consulting firm founded in 2012, with headquarters in Kailua, Hawaii and mainland locations in Denver, Colorado and Seattle, Washington. As our firm expands and grows, we seek the ideal candidate to join our team of engineers. We are seeking an experienced Acoustical Consultant in our office located in Kailua, HI. The position includes a diverse range of projects including civic, commercial, educational, government, healthcare, military, performing arts, residential, resorts and hotels, worship spaces, and others.

The ideal candidate will have 3 years of experience conducting acoustical analysis, acoustical field tests and measurements, building acoustical and system computer models (such as CadnaA, EASE, etc.), and consulting on a wide range of acoustical and AV design projects.

Our new team member will be responsible for system designs, data analysis, field testing, and client interaction. The Consultant will gather information directly from clients and implement into design drawings. Our consultants are involved with the full Project Management process from proposal to final check-out.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Acoustical Design
  • Prepare reports and communicate directly with clients
  • Analyze and collect acoustic, noise, and vibration data
  • Prepare calculations, design drawings, and system specifications
  • Project management and successful implementation
  • Follow CENSEO’s protocol and quality standards
  • Participate in marketing and business development efforts
  • Commit to working knowledge and small business growth

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the field of Acoustics
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, acoustics, or a closely related field
  • Passion for AV and acoustics, building/construction, and design
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines and manage projects
  • Desire to contribute to and grow with our CENSEO team
  • Project experience in room acoustics, sound isolation, and noise and vibration control
  • Understanding of acoustics standards and measurements
  • Experience interpreting building drawings and specs
  • Proficiency in Auto CAD, Revit, CadnaA, EASE, other sound modeling software, and Microsoft Suite

CENSEO’s portfolio includes a wide range of project types with local and global reach. Our team has been awarded Pacific Business News “Fastest 50” and has been recognized for leadership, quality, a healthy work environment. We remain involved in many professional organizations and promote a positive work-life balance.

CENSEO affords equal employment opportunities to all individuals according to the U.S. Department of Labor Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policy. We offer competitive salaries and highly desirable benefits including PTO, 401K, medical/dental insurance plans, and many other benefits. Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. For more information about CENSEO, please visit www.CENSEO.design.

Qualified applicants, please submit cover letter and resume to: Todd Beiler, President recruiting@CENSEO.design. 

Sr. Acoustical Consultant

Sr. Acoustical Consultant

Jaffe Holden wants to hire another talented person for our team!
We are hiring a Senior Acoustical Consultant who is excited about working on world-class projects and has approximately seven or more years’ experience working in acoustical design consulting. This person may work remotely from within the continental U.S. or from our Norwalk, CT office and will join our team of passionate acoustic and audio/video consultants.

Our company is a leader in the acoustic design of performing arts centers, higher education buildings, world-class museums, houses of worship, and other buildings where the users are passionate about sound. Our clients look to Jaffe Holden for creative solutions to complex projects, and our team members are the best in the business. If you are a team player, a good communicator, and are passionate about becoming a leader in designing acoustic solutions for complex projects, we want to hear from you!

Our ideal candidate will have a college degree and at least seven years of experience in the field of acoustical design.                  The candidate will work with our team to:
· Assist in conducting client programming/needs analysis and developing basis of design documentation
· Work directly with principals on the design of the acoustics for a wide range of projects
· Prepare reports and diagrams; run acoustic models
· Attend meetings with clients, remotely or on site (mainly U.S. and Canada, but other international travel may be required).
· Conduct CA work including site visits and testing, and attend tuning concerts with live musicians

When you work at Jaffe Holden, you work with and learn from the very best in the industry. We encourage employees to develop a work-life balance and proudly offer benefits including a collaborative working environment; flex time; company-paid life insurance; company-paid health insurance that includes all premiums for employees, spouse, and family; a company-funded health reimbursement account to cover out of pocket medical expenses; company-paid long and short term disability insurance; 401(k) plan with company contribution of five percent of employee’s salary, with no need for any match by the employee; company-paid dental care up to $1,000 annually; flexible spending plan; and a great compensation package. Jaffe Holden is an equal opportunity employer. Great Place to Work awarded Jaffe Holden a “Great Rated” review!

Jaffe Holden is a full-service acoustic and audio/video consulting firm with a desire to exceed client, end-user, and employee expectations. The firm provides consulting services for facilities of all types including academic learning environments, performing arts centers, houses of worship, museums, and auditoriums. Since 1968, we have provided clients with the technical services and project management expertise that is essential to the successful completion of world-class projects.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter including salary expectation to:
Kristi L. Weierbach, Ph.D., SPHR, SHRM SCP, Human Resources
HR@jaffeholden.com
www.JaffeHolden.com
Jaffe Holden is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Acoustical Consultant

Acoustical Consultant

D.L. Adams Associates
Location: Denver, CO or Kailua, HI

DLAA is seeking an acoustical consultant/engineer for a position in the firm’s Denver, Colorado or Kailua, Hawaii office. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field of acoustics, engineering, architecture or science. All levels of experience in acoustical consulting are encouraged to apply.

The consultant will be an active member of our technical staff and will work under the direction of the firm’s Senior and Principal Consultants. He or she will be responsible for the following:

  • Conducting field measurements (sound transmission loss, impact noise insulation, reverberation time, environmental noise, etc.)
  • Conducting acoustical analyses and developing recommendations for room acoustics, airborne and structure-borne sound insulation, and HVAC system noise and vibration control engineering.
  • Preparing design documents, writing reports, participating in design team meetings, coordinating with other design team members concerning acoustical design details, and developing acoustical criteria for different types of facilities.
  • A working knowledge of acoustical modeling software such as EASE, Cadna-A, AIM, and TRANE is a definite plus.

Participation in professional organizations, such as the Acoustical Society of America (ASA), the National Council of Acoustical Consultants (NCAC), the Institute for Noise Control Engineering (INCE), the Audio Engineering Society (AES), etc., is encouraged.

Salaries and benefit packages are exceptional, including health coverage with dental and vision, 401(K) matching, and profit sharing. For more information about D. L. Adams Associates, check out our website at www.dlaa.com.

Submit resume and cover letter to denver@dlaa.com.

Consultant

Consultant

Colin Gordon Associates is a small but internationally recognized vibration and noise control consulting firm. In addition to projects covering a full range of vibration, acoustics, and noise control, we specialize in the design of low-vibration and low-noise buildings for the microelectronics, nanotechnology, imaging, and research communities, and are seen as a leader in this environment. This is an opportunity to participate in an area of expanding importance, developing unique solutions to new and interesting challenges in noise and vibration control. We are seeking applicants for a consultant to join our team.

Applicants should have a BS degree or higher in civil/structural engineering, mechanical engineering, or physics, with a MS degree preferred. Candidates with a broad range of technical backgrounds will be considered. Familiarity with measurement instruments, DSP, general theory of acoustics and vibration, and/or building design and construction are desirable. Previous consulting experience or other work in vibration and noise control is preferred. The position will involve computer modeling for vibration and acoustics analyses, which could include finite element analysis (FEA) of structural systems, building acoustics modeling and ray tracing, and/or environmental noise modeling. Prior coursework in, experience with, or interest in learning such software is ideal.

Good written and oral communication skills are required. The applicant must be able to work in a team environment, but also independently, as travel and field measurement work is required. Candidates local to the San Francisco Bay Area of California are preferred.

We offer excellent salaries and benefits (health, 401(k)/profit sharing, etc.). CGA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Send an email to HR@colingordon.com with resume and cover letter attached. Telephone calls will not be accepted.