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2023 University Graduate (U.S.) - Noise Control Specialist

Requisition ID:  264347

Requisition Posting End Date: [[req_postingEndDate]]


Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our engineers use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers.


Position Summary

  • Plan and conduct independent work, using sound judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Devise practical approaches to solving noise issues.
  • Coordinate technical issues with other departments on projects including constructability requirements and reviews.
  • Travel to support activities at construction sites, supplier's works or in other engineering offices.
  • Takes the initiative to coordinate the detailed design development of a system with other engineering disciplines while managing workload and meeting schedule due dates.


Typical Activities

  • Develop noise models and technical specifications for noise control.
  • Support engineering disciplines in preparation of data sheets and requisition packages.
  • Support project environmental permitting activities.
  • Assist in reviewing noise content in technical bids.
  • Review acoustic insulation requirements.
  • Provide post award technical support to requisitioning engineers.
  • Support the project through construction and commissioning phases.
  • Develop expertise in the use of commercial noise modelling software (e.g. CadnaA).
  • Become familiar with equipment associated with petroleum refineries, petrochemical plants, and power plants.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Acoustical Engineering or relevant technical degree from an accredited college or university within twelve (12) months of graduation date or anticipate obtaining in the next 12 months
  • Ability and willingness to relocate and/or travel to domestic and/or international project jobsites
  • Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check


Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed relevant coursework with a strong GPA
  • Prior co-op or internship experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.


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