Acoustical Consultant, Atlanta, GA (0-2+ years experience)
Newcomb & Boyd, a multi-discipline engineering firm in Atlanta, Georgia is looking for an Acoustical Consultant for an entry or early career level position. Thanks to the best and brightest engineers in our industry, we have provided innovative engineering solutions to shape the world for more than 95 years. We realize the importance of work-life balance on not only your success in the office, but for your home life, health, and overall satisfaction. Our team-focused environment encourages employee growth and development, offers responsibility to those willing to accept it, and provides technical coaches to help you engineer success.
- Gather and analyze acoustical data including field measurements of reverberation time, sound transmission, impact isolation, vibration, and mechanical noise.
- Design for Architectural Acoustics, Sound Isolation, Equipment Noise and Vibration Control, Environmental Acoustics, Industrial Noise Control, Forensic Site Investigation, and Computer Modeling and Auralization.
- Coordination with other disciplines both in-house and out-of-house, including architectural, interior design, audio visual, MEP and structural
- Prepare drawings, sketches, and reports to document findings and convey recommendations
- Availability for travel (10-20%).
- Participation in the Acoustical Society of America (ASA) or Institute of Noise Control Engineers (INCE) is encouraged.
- Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Acoustics, Engineering, Physics, or a related field.
- Coursework in architectural acoustics and noise and vibration preferred.
- Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
- Experience with AutoCAD, REVIT, INSUL, EASE, ODEON, or AIM beneficial
- Must prioritize effectively, have good follow-through, and practice self-implemented quality control measures.
- Able to listen and communicate well in writing, as well as verbally
Be a Part of Our Team
In addition to acoustical design, Newcomb & Boyd caters to the needs of clients and owners through the design of MEP systems with the integration of additional services including commissioning, audio-visual, communications, building automation, theatre systems, security, and lighting design. Our portfolio comprises work across many market sectors, including aviation, civic & cultural, corporate, government, health care, academic, science & technology, and sports.
Newcomb & Boyd is a firm member of the National Council of Acoustical Consultants (NCAC)
We offer a flexible work schedule, 401(k) plan with company match, employee and family social events, health and fitness programs, and many additional benefits. We believe our purpose is to provide engineering solutions to shape the world.
Come shape the world with us.
Newcomb & Boyd
303 Peachtree Center Av NE, Suite 525
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
When responding, reference ad number 1242
Metropolitan Acoustics, LLC, located on the 19th floor of 8 Penn Center in Center City Philadelphia, is a nationally-recognized consulting firm specializing in acoustics and vibration. Established in 1990, our core services include architectural acoustics, noise and vibration control, sound and vibration monitoring, sound masking and sound modeling design. Recently, Metropolitan Acoustics has been a recipient of the Philadelphia 100 Award, a distinction given to the top 100 fastest growing companies in the Philadelphia area. We are seeking talented college graduates to join us as we grow.
Position Title: Staff Consultant
Position Type: Full-time
• Analyze project documents such as drawings and specifications.
• Create acoustic computer models.
• Develop recommendations for clients to achieve acoustical design intent.
• Coordinate with team members inside and outside the company to produce design details.
• Conduct acoustical and vibration field measurements.
• Compose clear and concise reports to present technical information.
• Work with other consultants to refine and develop tools.
• Participate in professional development opportunities such as authoring technical papers, attending conferences, and participating in committees.
• Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Acoustics, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Mathematics, or relevant field.
• Detail-oriented, organized, and highly motivated with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Proficient with MS Office.
• Experience with Adobe Acrobat or Bluebeam Revu and AutoCAD.
• Up to 2 years of experience in acoustics consulting or internship, or related field.
• Experience with SketchUp and Revit.
• Experience with acoustical modeling software such as EASE, INSUL, Noise 3d, and/or HVAC noise modeling software.
Compensation and Benefits:
Metropolitan Acoustics is employee-owned and offers competitive salaries commensurate with each candidate’s qualifications. Benefits include over four weeks of paid time off, eight holidays, a flexible work schedule, work from home days, health and dental insurance, health flexible spending account, 401K/profit sharing, professional development, commuter benefits, bonuses, and stock options.
Metropolitan Acoustics provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States; however, we are not able to sponsor visas.
Metropolitan Acoustics, LLC
1628 JFK Blvd., 8 Penn Center, Suite 1902
Philadelphia, PA 19103
When responding, reference ad number 1241
WJHW has immediate openings for acoustical consultants in our Dallas, TX office. The job requires the application of the principles and techniques of physics, engineering, and mathematics to the assessment, design, testing, and development of acoustical plans for architectural room acoustics, architectural sound isolation, mechanical noise and vibration control, and environmental noise.
The prospective employee will possess the following qualifications and experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in technical field such as engineering or architecture or similar
• 0-5 years experience
• Knowledge in the application of acoustical principles to building and environmental acoustics
WJHW is looking for motivated individuals interested in the acoustics profession. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with a group of acoustical consultants and technical systems designers in a variety of projects including sports venues, education, corporate office, civic buildings, hospitality, and environmental projects. The position includes the development and implementation of acoustical design as well as testing/analysis/modeling of acoustic systems. WJHW provides advancement opportunities for individuals that are self-motivated, show strong communication skills, and possess skills in acoustics and consulting.
Submit resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to (972) 934-3720 Attn: HR, or mailed to our office. WJHW will contact selected applicants to complete an application and schedule a formal interview. All applicants must be United States citizens or otherwise be legally allowed to work in the United States without our sponsorship (legal green card status, etc...).
WJHW is an Equal Opportunity Employer. WJHW does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, disability, sex, age, ancestry, medical condition, marital status or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
WJHW is a drug-free workplace. The manufacture, distribution, dispensing, possession, sale, purchase, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana on company or clients’ property is prohibited, including the use, possession or selling of drug paraphernalia. Employees who violate this policy are subject to appropriate disciplinary action up to and including termination.
3424 Midcourt Road, Suite 124
Carrollton, TX 75006
When responding, reference ad number 1240
AKRF, Inc. is seeking to add a senior acoustical consultant to its New York City acoustics, noise and vibration group. Applicants should have 5 to 10 years experience and be self-motivated, innovative, highly driven, and have the desire work on a wide range of acoustics, noise and vibration projects related to environmental sources (e.g., transportation, industry, energy, infrastructure, etc.); construction; architectural, structural, and MEP systems review; and interior design. Responsibilities would be project management, acoustics/noise/vibration field measurements, acoustical computer modeling (TNM, FTA, CadnaA, INSUL, EASE), reviewing architectural/MEP/structural drawings, HVAC ductwork and equipment noise calculations, vibration isolation recommendations, engineering calculations, and recommending practical design solutions. Additional experience with Environmental Assessments and Environmental Impact Statements, the CEQR Technical Manual, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development noise standards, and Noise (E) designations with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Environmental Remediation would be beneficial.
Applicant should have a degree in one or more of the following: acoustical engineering, physics, mechanical, electrical or architectural engineering, and/or noise and vibration. In addition, outstanding written and verbal communication skills, well organized/detail oriented, project management and client relationship skills are keys to success in this role. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
AKRF, Inc. enforces a policy of equal employment opportunity in our daily operations. The firm has a demonstrated history of hiring, training, developing, promoting and retaining minority group members and women. All employment-related decisions are based solely on relevant criteria and without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, sexual identity, caregiver status, military/veteran status or citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
AKRF offers a friendly, casual but hardworking environment, great opportunities for personal growth, long-term career development, and excellent benefits. Send letter, resume and salary requirements to: careers@AKRF.com or to Human Resources, AKRF, Inc., 440 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10016. EOE.
When responding, reference ad number 1239
A leading multi-discipline consulting engineering firm located in the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Area is seeking a highly motivated Acoustical Engineer/Consultant to join their growing team of professionals.
The ideal candidate will have work history that includes consulting services for external and internal clients utilizing acoustical engineering technical skills. This opportunity is for the candidate who can work well as a team player in a new acoustical group.
• Bachelors in a technical field related to Acoustics (Acoustical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, etc.)
• Masters degree (preferred, but not required)
• 10+ years of experience in Acoustical Engineering or Acoustical Consulting
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Evaluating and developing solutions to noise and vibration control problems
• Working as part of a multidisciplinary engineering design team to incorporate design and detailing appropriate for acoustical purposes as the project evolves
• Acoustical modeling, analysis, and testing
• Business development acumen
• Project schedule and budget management
• Client management
• Managing the efforts of staff engineers and technicians
708 Foothill Drive
San Mateo, CA 94402
When responding, reference ad number 1237