Acoustic Senior Consultant

Shen Milsom & Wilke

Location:  NYC NY

 

Shen Milsom & Wilke is a global technology design consulting firm dedicated in providing guidance and creative technology solutions. You will join our professionals of Security, AV, Medical Equipment Planning and Acoustical engineers to collaboratively provide client focused consultancy services.

Shen Milsom & Wilke is seeking a Senior Acoustical Consultant for our NYC, NY office. The Consultant will work on a diverse range of high-profile projects by conducting field measurements, building acoustical computer models, and consulting on solutions to optimize acoustical performance and mitigate unwanted noise and vibration.

Ideal candidate would be experienced in acoustical consulting, acoustical engineering with a thorough understanding of acoustic principles and real-world application of building and environmental acoustics. The candidate must possess expertise with sound and vibration test equipment and the ability to measure and analyze the impact of noise and vibration from interior and exterior sources. You will be responsible for field noise and vibration measurements, data analysis and evaluation. Design capabilities in numerous vertical markets, including education, healthcare, government, commercial and hospitality, is a must.

Project management experience to include multi-discipline coordination in an architectural design environment is a plus. Essential quality and experience include mentoring staff, maintaining and continuing to build on a strong heritage of client service and management.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Acoustical Design: Provide acoustical consulting in architectural & mechanical acoustics, audiovisual systems & environmental noise control and vibration isolation projects.
• Manage all aspects of your assigned projects and work closely with each discipline in the development of projects from beginning to end, focusing on budget, scheduling, design, client and consultant communication and coordination.
• Collect and analyze noise and vibration data. Perform calculations and site surveys/construction administration.
• Prepare reports, memorandums to communicate acoustical project issues.
• Development and design of project drawings in AutoCAD/BIM, EASE and Sound Plan.
• Manage a team of acoustical and technology staff and provide mentorship to aid in grown and development.
• Play an integral role in the systems implementation process, acting as the primary point of contact between the systems vendor, the project team, and the client to ensure a successful implementation
• Interact with systems vendors to negotiate contract bids and awards.
• Assist in preparation of marketing materials and presentations, cultivating active and potential client relationships. Experience in marketing and business development
• Serve as a technical resource for others throughout the firm, providing thought leadership and subject matter expertise.
• Develop a working knowledge of the various disciplines to facilitate and increase in overall knowledge of the SM&W business.
• Up to 10-15% domestic and international travel will be required.

Skills and Qualifications:
• 8+ years’ experience
• BS in Acoustics, Physics, or other engineering degree.
• INCE certification preferred
• Strong knowledge of Architectural drawing and technology.
• Fully proficient in most recent version of EASE and Sound Plan preferred.
• Fully proficient in most recent version of AutoCAD, BIM, EASE and Sound Plan.
• Competency in Microsoft Suite

Opportunities to Grow: Tremendous opportunities to grow within an organization that is amongst the most recognized, innovative and trusted multidisciplinary consulting service firms in the world. We are a firm that values and respects our staff, fosters an environment that encourages learning and growth, and is committed to the success of our employees.

Benefits / Work life balance: At SM&W, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. We encourage our employees to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include:
• Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Program
• Short & Long Term Disability
• Generous Paid Time Off Program (PTO)
• Flexible summer work schedules

Professional Development: We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future. As part of the firm’s commitment to licensure and professional development, SM&W offers:
• Training and professional development programs and incentives
• Professional Development Incentive Bonuses

Contact Information: For immediate consideration, please e-mail your resume and salary expectations to careers@smwllc.com

Ref: AC NYC

Shen Milsom & Wilke, LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Acoustic Senior Consultant

Shen Milsom & Wilke

Location:  Chicago IL

 

Shen Milsom & Wilke is a global technology design consulting firm dedicated in providing guidance and creative technology solutions.   You will join our professionals of Security, AV, Medical Equipment Planning and Acoustical engineers to collaboratively provide client focused consultancy services.

Shen Milsom & Wilke is seeking a Senior Acoustical Consultant for our Chicago, IL office.  The Consultant will work on a diverse range of high-profile projects by conducting field measurements, building acoustical computer models, and consulting on solutions to optimize acoustical performance and mitigate unwanted noise and vibration.

Ideal candidate would be experienced in acoustical consulting, acoustical engineering with a thorough understanding of acoustic principles and real-world application of building and environmental acoustics. The candidate must possess expertise with sound and vibration test equipment and the ability to measure and analyze the impact of noise and vibration from interior and exterior sources.  You will be responsible for field noise and vibration measurements, data analysis and evaluation.  Design capabilities in numerous vertical markets, including education, healthcare, government, commercial and hospitality, is a must.

Project management experience to include multi-discipline coordination in an architectural design environment is a plus.  Essential quality and experience include mentoring staff, maintaining and continuing to build on a strong heritage of client service and management.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Acoustical Design: Provide acoustical consulting in architectural & mechanical acoustics, audiovisual systems & environmental noise control and vibration isolation projects.
  • Manage all aspects of your assigned projects and work closely with each discipline in the development of projects from beginning to end, focusing on budget, scheduling, design, client and consultant communication and coordination.
  • Collect and analyze noise and vibration data. Perform calculations and site surveys/construction administration.
  • Prepare reports, memorandums to communicate acoustical project issues.
  • Development and design of project drawings in AutoCAD/BIM, EASE and Sound Plan.
  • Manage a team of acoustical and technology staff and provide mentorship to aid in grown and development.
  • Play an integral role in the systems implementation process, acting as the primary point of contact between the systems vendor, the project team, and the client to ensure a successful implementation
  • Interact with systems vendors to negotiate contract bids and awards.
  • Assist in preparation of marketing materials and presentations, cultivating active and potential client relationships. Experience in marketing and business development
  • Serve as a technical resource for others throughout the firm, providing thought leadership and subject matter expertise.
  • Develop a working knowledge of the various disciplines to facilitate and increase in overall knowledge of the SM&W business.
  • Serve to take ownership of the Acoustical department within the Chicago office, working closely with the director and partner in the office.
  • Up to 10-15% domestic and international travel will be required.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 8+ years’ experience
  • BS in Acoustics, Physics, or other engineering degree.
  • INCE certification preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Architectural drawing and technology.
  • Fully proficient in most recent version of EASE and Sound Plan preferred.
  • Fully proficient in most recent version of AutoCAD, BIM, EASE and Sound Plan.
  • Competency in Microsoft Suite

Opportunities to Grow:   Tremendous opportunities to grow within an organization that is amongst the most recognized, innovative and trusted multidisciplinary consulting service firms in the world.   We are a firm that values and respects our staff, fosters an environment that encourages learning and growth, and is committed to the success of our employees.

Benefits / Work life balance:   At SM&W, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design.  We encourage our employees to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Generous Paid Time Off Program (PTO)
  • Flexible summer work schedules

Professional Development:  We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.  As part of the firm’s commitment to licensure and professional development, SM&W offers:

  • Training and professional development programs and incentives
  • Professional Development Incentive Bonuses

Contact Information:  For immediate consideration, please e-mail your resume and salary expectations to careers@smwllc.com

Ref: AC CHI

Shen Milsom & Wilke, LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

 

Acoustics Group – Staff-level Engineer/Scientist

Epsilon Associates, Inc.

Location: Maynard MA

 

Acoustics Group – Staff Engineer/Scientist

Employer: Epsilon Associates, Inc. (www.epsilonassociates.com)

Epsilon Associates, Inc. is a highly regarded mid-size engineering and environmental consulting firm based in Maynard, MA with extensive experience in providing a wide range of acoustical services to the energy, industrial, transportation, mining, construction, and real estate sectors.

Position: Acoustics Group – Staff-level Engineer/Scientist

Job Summary and Key Responsibilities:

Epsilon is seeking a full-time staff-level engineer or scientist to work as part of the Epsilon team on a wide range of environmental licensing, permitting and compliance projects. This position will encompass work primarily in the Acoustics Group.

In the Acoustics Group, the successful candidate will assist with community sound level measurement programs, meteorological data collection, data analysis, shadow flicker analyses from wind turbines, sound level modeling, and report preparation. This position requires regular field work as well as overnight, out-of-state travel for renewable energy projects.

Candidate Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have:

1. 0-3 years of experience in a consulting environment,
2. Experience in using sound level measurement equipment,
3. B.S. in Acoustics, Engineering, Engineering Science, or Physics,
4. Superior written and verbal communication skills,
5. Ability to work cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary project team.

The successful applicant will also have strong organizational skills and be detail oriented. Expected computer skills include facility with MS Word and MS Excel, as well as a working familiarity with AutoCAD or GIS. Experience in the energy industry, wind industry, materials handling business, and with modeling software such as Cadna/A, WindPro, and FHWA TNM is a plus.

Salary Range: Epsilon offers a collegial environment and the opportunity to participate in a range of challenging projects. Our team members enjoy regular opportunities for professional growth, an attractive work environment, a competitive base salary, 401k plan with a generous company match, profit sharing, an annual performance bonus program, health insurance and a full benefits package.

To apply: Qualified candidates should send a resume and an expression of interest to the attention of:

Karen Roth
Human Resources Director
Epsilon Associates, Inc.
3 Mill & Main Place, Suite 250
Maynard, MA 01754
kroth@epsilonassociates.com
(Please no phone calls)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws. Applicant’s must have all necessary paperwork to work in the USA.

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