Location: Sidney, OH


If you are an ENGINEERING professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!  Based in our SIDNEY, OH location, you will provide support to Research, Product Engineering, and Manufacturing related to compressor technology. Our Sound and Vibration Engineering team utilizes state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and the latest technologies in modeling, testing, and analytical tools to reduce compressor/system structural vibrations and radiated sounds. Our S&V Engineering team is experienced and talented in the field of Acoustics and Structural Dynamics working globally with other Engineering Centers to ensure the goals of the company are met. 


  • Actively engage with Design Engineering teams to understand the impact of design changes on our products S&V performance. 
  • Work closely with Design Engineering teams to improve S&V performance during new product development programs.
  • Provide guidance and consultation to Manufacturing teams related to the effects of assembly process changes and manufacturing process variability on our products S&V performance. 
  • Provide expert level S&V consultation to our Application Engineering teams and our customers related to utilization of our products in customer systems.
  • Partner with customers to identify and resolve S&V issues related to the use of our products in their systems.
  • Develop new and improve existing tools and analysis procedures in support of our laboratory, engineering, and manufacturing teams as well as our customers. 


You work in collaboration with other sound and vibration staff members to test and analyze compressors for Product Engineering. You will provide guidance on compressor design as it relates sound and vibration to meet or exceed marketing targets. You will be part of a large team that cultivates innovation for purpose of noise reduction and/or improved sound quality.


  • Master's degree in acoustics, mechanical engineering, or related field
  • Two (2) years of related experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the laws that govern the generation, propagation, and control of sound and vibration
  • Solid understanding of the theory of noise and vibration control
  • Ability to effectively use analytical and experimental tools to find practical solutions to real problems or new design concepts
  • Familiarity with tools related to general sound and vibration measurements, signal processing, modal analysis, numerical modeling, basic analytical modeling.
  • Ability to travel up to 5% for the role. 
  • Legal Authorization to work in the United States – Sponsorship will not be provided for this role


  • Five (5) years of related experience
  • Experience in FEA (Static and Dynamic)

Flexible Work Schedule – Remote Work Option and Core Hours
Our Sound and Vibration Engineers are typically onsite in our office and laboratory 3-5 days a week.  The days they work remotely are considered fixed but flexible enough to allow them to come into the office/laboratory when needed.

Emerson places a high value on ensuring that employees have a good work-life balance. We provide access to a competitive benefits package, including the following: medical insurance, dental and vision coverage, 401k participation with a competitive immediate match, fitness center, tuition reimbursement, parental leave, and an online wellness rewards program. Immediate vacation and holiday leave available, including a shutdown from December 24 through New Year’s Day. Employee resource groups, including a very active Diversity and Inclusion committee, ensure that the Emerson values are incorporated into everyday employee life.

Why Work in the Greater Miami Valley Area
Our facility is located in Sidney, OH conveniently located within driving distance to several larger cities, such as DaytonTroy, and Columbus. The area’s generally low costs of living, excellent school systems and low crime rates create a family-friendly environment. The area is home to several growing communities with restaurants, festivals, shopping, and arts scenes that make them exciting places to live and work.

About our Location
The newly renovated Sidney campus has 1M square feet of manufacturing floor with an additional 120k square feet of leading-edge lab facilities. This location is the headquarters for the air conditioning and cold chain businesses. Through our 30 years of scroll compressor expertise, our air conditioning related products help bring comfort and convenience in commercial, industrial and residential spaces. The cold chain business helps ensure that food safely and efficiently travels from farm to fork. Approximately 1600 employees work in Sidney, who all support a multitude of business functions. With the blend of businesses and functions represented under this one roof, there are many opportunities for advancement within the Sidney location.



Our Commitment to Our People

Across the globe, we are united by a singular Purpose: We drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable.

We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills, and competencies to bring this Purpose to life while competing and leading in a global economy.

Our training programs focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership.

Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities, and the world through our unwavering focus on environmental, social, and regulatory progress. Learn more about us!

Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and more. We also provide you flexible time-off plans, including paid parental leave, vacation, and holiday leave.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives – and that reflects the world around us. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company’s values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson.

Work Authorization

Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, please contact: idisability.administrator@emerson.com.   


Emerson is a leading global technology, software and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs.

Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

We help customers in the world’s most essential industries solve the biggest challenges of modern life.

Every day, our global workforce fulfills our unified Purpose and lives out the Values we hold close as an organization: Integrity, Safety & Quality, Support Our People, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration, and Innovation.

Our Causes – Planet, Humanity, Champion, Inclusion and Future – shape, define and fuel Emerson’s culture while inspiring our innovative spirit and driving our focus.

Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or recently received your master’s degree, you’ll find opportunities with us. Join our team and start your journey today!

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