RSG is seeking an experienced Acoustics consultant to join our growing consulting firm. This position will be based in one of the following RSG office locations: White River Junction, VT, Burlington, VT, Chicago, IL, or Arlington, VA.
AS A SENIOR CONSULTANT
You work with a team of acousticians who provide noise control engineering services for clients in a variety of sectors including energy (e.g. wind power generation and electric transmission), transportation, mining, government, recreation and tourism, commercial, industrial, and architecture. You perform noise assessments, sound monitoring, and acoustics modeling, develop mitigation plans, and provide expert testimony related to environmental permitting.
Manage all stages of the project cycle including project design/scoping, data management, analysis, and mitigation planning.
Manage all phases of development work, including nurturing and developing strategic client relationships and the preparation of proposals and budgets.
Communicate complex technical materials in concise and meaningful ways to project team members, clients, and project stakeholders
Develop and implement innovative approaches to acoustical engineering
Ensure work product for assigned projects are delivered on time and in accordance with RSG business standards
Mentor and manage staff assigned to projects
Develop project plans, including timelines, inputs, and outputs at various stages
Contribute to strategies to grow existing and develop new business lines
Identify potential roadblocks throughout the project life cycle and work with team leadership to develop contingency plans to mitigate risk and ensure project deliverable deadlines are met
Bachelor’s degree in acoustical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, mathematics, or a similarly relevant field of study
8+ years of Acoustics-related work experience
4+ years demonstrated experience working with clients in a consulting (or similar) environment
Adept at using sound propagation modeling software such as CADNA A or SoundPLAN
Microsoft Office 365
Audio editing software
Knowledge of acoustics equipment and standards
Efficient manager of workflows and processes with the proven ability to manage multiple competing projects, priorities, and deadlines
Effective leading teams and managing staff
Demonstrated drive and ability to lead the development of new innovative processes in emerging fields.
Demonstrated professionalism and poise
Accomplished in technical and business writing
Interest in developing business
Willingness and ability to travel
Master’s degree or advanced degree (or equivalent work experience) in acoustics, engineering, physics, or mathematics strongly preferred
INCE Board Certification
Proficient with using R, Python, and/or VBA
PMP or other project management certification/training
Remaining in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods.
Operates a computer and other office machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine or computer printer
Frequently communicates with colleagues and clients. Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.
Ability to sit at a computer terminal for extended periods of time.
Ability to uphold the stress of traveling
Ability to hike to remote locations carrying equipment up to 50lbs.
Periodic travel is required. EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled.
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55 RAILROAD ROW
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, VT 05001
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