Noise/Acoustical Engineer Consultant
Tetra Tech
Boston, MA

About $75,000 - $100,000 a year

Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Do you want to do meaningful work that improves quality of life? At Tetra Tech, you will work with high-performing teams who are passionate about using their expertise to find solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

We are currently seeking a Noise/Acoustical Engineer Consultant, with an emphasis on underwater noise experience. Candidates in the greater Boston area, or on the West Coast would be most desirable.

The Noise/Acoustical Consultant will be working in challenging and variable environments that will include detail-oriented independent work and client interactions.

Capturing and analyzing noise measurement data (ambient, compliance, and source) using field equipment

Willing to travel and conduct field work in a range of environments from busy urban areas to remote locations, on land and at sea

Estimating sound levels of various types of sources (e.g., industrial, transportation)

Conducting underwater acoustic assessments, including modeling analyses to evaluate propagation and attenuation of underwater noise for use in determining potential impacts on marine mammals or other aquatic species

Conducting computer modeling of noise levels at a distance using CadnaA

Quantifying the effectiveness of noise mitigation, including barriers

Critically reviewing and interpreting local, state, provincial, and federal environmental regulations

Preparing reports and communicating results to clients

Managing projects and client relationships

B.S. or M.S. in an Engineering, Science, or Mathematics related major

At least 10 years of experience conducting environmental noise assessments

Strong written and oral communication skills

Solid spreadsheet, noise modeling, and software tool skills

Demonstrated capabilities in understanding and applying environmental regulations to real-world situations

Excellent analytical and organizational skills

Ability to work well independently and at remote job sites

Ability to work on several tasks at any given time

Ability to work well with a team

About Tetra Tech:
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.