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Noise Specialist

Company: R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited
Location : Mississauga,ON
Company Profile

Founded in 1970, R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited is a progressive Canadian owned multi discipline engineering and environmental consultancy firm with over 345 staff and a proven track record of providing the highest service to clients in the Public, Private, International and Aboriginal sectors.

We have 11 offices across Ontario, Manitoba and Alberta and work on projects throughout Canada and the Caribbean.

Burnside’s traditional focus has been infrastructure engineering, including water supply, sewage treatment, surface water and resources and storm-water management, roads and bridges and agricultural drainage. Services have been expanded to include specialty areas in hydrogeology, environmental assessment and planning, monitoring and compliance, site assessments, remediation and cleanup, solid waste management, structures and building services, and transportation.

We take pride in our people and the company has a strong reputation as being a great place to work.  We are always interested in speaking with talented people who wish to share their careers with us at any of our offices.

We offer excellent compensation and benefits, including RSP and Profit Sharing Plans, Fitness Benefits, Flexible Hours, Career Development Opportunities, Mentoring, Continuing Education, Social Activities and a working environment second to none.

Job Description

R.J. Burnside & Associates Limited is currently seeking a Noise Specialist with a minimum of 5 years of experience to join our Air and Noise team in our Mississauga office.

Role Specifics

As a member of the Air and Noise group, you will be involved in a variety of projects such as preparation of Acoustic Assessments for a wide range of municipal, industrial and commercial clients.  Duties will also include project management, technical support and review of Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) and Environmental and Activity Sector Registry (EASR) applications, and peer review of Environmental Assessments (EA’s).

More specifically, the position will involve carrying out the following tasks:

  • Measure Noise sources;
  • Modelling Noise propagation and comparing to criteria;
  • Preparing Acoustic and Vibration Assessments for ECA, EASR, residential developments and EAs;
  • Peer Review of Acoustic Assessments;
  • Training others in the above; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

The following qualifications, experience and skills are required:

  • Degree in Chemistry, Physics or related technical program
  • Skills in acoustics/noise with some familiarity with air quality and air emissionsStrong attention to detail, mathematical aptitude and an in depth understanding of MS Excel
  • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and function in a fast paced, multi-disciplinary consulting environment

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace and we welcome or consider resumes from all qualified candidates.

Burnside will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the entire recruitment, assessment and selection process, as required.  If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation during these processes, please contact our Human Resources department.

We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.