Acoustical Consultant

Gannett Fleming

Baltimore, MD; Miami, FL; Fairfax, VA; Valley Forge, PA

Company Overview

Throughout our 100 year history, Gannett Fleming has been an innovator and leader at a global level, providing world class services in engineering, consulting, design, program and construction management. With more than 60 offices worldwide, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms.

Our people are our secret to delivering excellence as promised! We have fostered a culture promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex engineering challenges --- transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training, the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work life balance.  Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.

Since 1915, Gannett Fleming has played a major role in some of the most multifaceted and iconic engineering accomplishments in the world. Join us in our journey as we continue to provide thought provoking, customized solutions to our clients, improving and sustaining communities for the next 100 years!


Description/ Responsibilities

Gannet Fleming is looking for an Acoustical Consultant to contribute to a wide range of projects involving on a variety of environmental licensing, permitting and compliance to join our Noise, Vibration and Air Quality Acoustics Group in the Mid-Atlantic region. 

The successful candidate will assist with highway and rail transportation noise, environmental noise, industrial noise projects. The successful candidate will participate in sound level measurement programs, data collection, data analysis and report preparation. In addition, he/she will be involved in conducting research in a wide range of environmental acoustic areas including sound and noise source measurements, general and specialized modeling, soundscape, and transportation noise visualizations. Responsibilities involve applied acoustical research as well as interacting with clients, noise analysis modeling, and technical reporting. 


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Acoustics, Engineering, Engineering Science, Physics or a related field; Master’s Degree preferred
  • 2-5 years of experience working in a consulting environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency using sound level measurement equipment
  • Experience with the FHWA TNM2.5 model
  • Proficient and hands on experience using Microstation, AutoCAD or GIS
  • Computer programming skills are preferred
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a multidisciplinary project team
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience with industry standard transportation noise models and GIS analysis is preferred
  • Experience managing takes with an interest in leading projects, expanding current lines of work, and potentially exploring new areas of opportunities, will also be considered
  • Adept at interacting with clients, participating in business development activities, and writing proposals


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. 

No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


Date posted: Jun 20, 2017