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Acoustics Noise and Vibration Engineer

Date: Jul 3, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20565 

Job Category: Engineering 

 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Position Summary

Hatch is seeking a licensed P. Eng in the Greater Toronto area with 8-15 years experience in the consulting industry to support environmental and occupational noise and vibration impact compliance studies. The candidate will be assessing the community impact of industrial noise and vibration in accordance with MECP, MTO, CEAA, and IFC  guidelines. The candidate shall demonstrate knowledge and  experience completing environmental and occupational noise and vibration exposure studies with a comprehension of modeling community noise, room acoustics, and ground borne vibration propagation with the capability of providing recommendations for effective mitigation measures.

 

The successful candidate will be a member of the Noise and Vibration team as part of the Mechanical Project Delivery Group.  The team operates independently on specific Noise and Vibration projects for a wide assortment of clients and as part of larger multi-discipline projects where there is a Noise/Vibration component.  As a team member, the candidate will have opportunities to implement novel analysis and control techniques, engage with clients and projects around the world, recommend evaluation processes, design mitigation solutions, manage projects, and interact with a diverse cross section of engineering professionals within Hatch across the Mining/Metals, Energy and Infrastructure sectors.

 

Responsibilities

The candidate shall act independently as a Senior Acoustics, Noise and Vibration Engineer with direct supervision from the Noise and Vibration lead and shall have, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities;

  • Complete noise and vibration measurement studies independently.
  • Perform impact studies and outline mitigation recommendations.
  • Perform noise and vibration assessments in support of rail and transit projects.
  • Modeling of room or building acoustics (STI, RT60 Calculations).
  • Traveling and conducting field work globally across a range of environments
  • Critically review and interpret local environmental and occupational  regulations.
  • Management of small projects and client relationships.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or environmental science (or an equivalent).
    • A Master’s degree is considered an asset.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in the consulting industry.
  • Professional registration as an engineer in Ontario
    • Consideration will be given to candidates with registration in a jurisdiction transferrable to Ontario.
  • Certified Industrial Hygenist is considered an asset
  • Current member of the following associations;
    • INCE
    • CAA
    • CMVA or VI
  • Familiarity with industrial noise control specifications (i.e. Silencers, Mufflers and Attenuators)
  • Industrial field experience with noise measurements (i.e Sound pressure and sound intensity)
  • Familiarity with environmental noise compliance assessments (MECP, MTO, CEAA and IFC)
    • Understanding of GO and TTC protocols is considered an asset.
  • Completion of associated impact studies with effective mitigation recommendations 
 

 

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 


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