Acoustical Consultant

  • Fulltime

  • 13 January 2023

  • REF5457I

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We believe that diversity is a strength and that differences between people add value to our organization and allows us to play our part in creating sustainable societies.


Facts about Ramboll
16,500 employees worldwide

300 offices across 35 countries

1.899 billion Euros in Revenue

6 Markets: Buildings, Transport, Energy, Environment & Health, Water and Management Consulting

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Overland Park KS

Flexible Locations, USA/Canada

Ramboll is looking for candidates for full-time Acoustical Consultant positions located in the United States and/or Canada. The Acoustical Consultant will be working in a challenging and variable environment that will include detail-oriented independent work and client interactions. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States or Canada on a full-time basis. No sponsorship is available for this position.

Join our Environment & Health department

Our team is growing to meet the expanding environmental noise and vibration assessment needs of clients across various sectors – including infrastructure, renewable energy, ports, transportation, and data centers. As our new Acoustical Consultant, you will be part of a dynamic team providing state-of-the-art scientific, technical, and strategic risk management knowledge to an international client base. Your key tasks and responsibilities will potentially include:

  • Capturing and analyzing noise measurement data (ambient, compliance, and source) using Ramboll field equipment.
  • Conducting field work in a range of environments from busy urban areas to remote locations.
  • Estimating sound levels of various types of sources (e.g., industrial, transportation).
  • Conducting sound propagation modeling using specialized software.
  • 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

Required Qualifications: Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

  • B.S. or M.S. in an Engineering, Science, or Mathematics related major
  • 0 to 5 years of experience conducting environmental noise assessments
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Solid spreadsheet, noise modeling, and software tool skills
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to work well independently and at remote job sites
  • Ability to work well with a team

Helpful Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience, education, or training in industrial noise control, building acoustics, airport noise, ground-borne-vibration, or underwater noise.

Inviting bright minds

Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative, and empowering culture? You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave a positive impact on societies, companies, and people around the world.

Welcome to our Environment & Health division

Ramboll develops innovative, scientifically sound solutions that help increase livability by reducing pollution and restoring natural environments. One of the world’s leading environmental and health consultancies, our bright minds are trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues.

Ramboll in Americas

Ramboll has nearly 2,000 experts working across 50 offices in the Americas applying their passion to deliver innovative solutions within Environment & Health, Water, Energy, and Planning & Urban Design. Founded in Denmark, Ramboll is a people company. We invite you to contribute to a sustainable future working in an open, collaborative, and empowering culture.

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application and cover letter!

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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