RS&H Talent Acquisition

Senior Noise Specialist

Job Locations US-NC-Charlotte | US-SC-North Charleston | US-GA-Atlanta | US-MD-Timonium | US-VA-Vienna | US-PA-Philadelphia
# of Openings
Environmental Consulting
Job Level

The Opportunity

RS&H is currently seeking a Senior Noise Specialist to join the Infrastructure Practice in our Infrastrucuture East Region. 



RS&H seeks a Senior Noise Specialist to join our team in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, Pennsylvania, or Maryland to work collaboratively with our Transportation Infrastructure team.  We provide noise and vibration analyses for a wide range of projects across these markets throughout the planning, engineering, and construction phases. In this role, you will have the opportunity to manage projects/lead noise studies, supervise and oversee work conducted by others on our noise and air quality team, conduct noise and vibration studies for a wide range of projects, prepare technical reports, represent RS&H at meetings with key clients, and support public outreach efforts to communicate study findings. 


The responsibilities for this role will include: data collection, noise monitoring, modeling, mitigation analysis, report writing, task administration and the ability to effectively deal with clients and the public as necessary for transportation improvement projects as part of larger NEPA environmental studies or as stand-alone projects (as project manager).


We are looking for an enthusiastic, dependable, self-starting team player who is organized and able to work effectively on multiple projects.  The successful candidate will be capable of working effectively in both the office and field, collaborate as part of internal multidisciplinary design teams, and engage directly with clients to maintain and build long-standing relationships.



  • Knowledge of state and federal (FHWA) noise policies and procedures
  • Experience on North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) projects preferred, specifically on TNR/DNR level projects.
  • NCDOT qualified for noise assessments on TNR/DNR level projects preferred.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong technical capabilities in noise analysis
  • Self-motivated
  • Team leadership experience
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience with other aspects of NEPA studies and analyses is a plus.
  • Experience with quantitative air quality modeling (MOVES) is a plus.



  • B.S. or M.S. in acoustics, engineering, transportation, environmental science, GIS or related field
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Proficiency in the Federal Highway Administration’s Traffic Noise Model (TNM)
  • Proficiency in ArcGIS (ArcMap, ArcPro), MicroStation and/or AutoCAD

The Team

From managed toll lanes and long-range corridor plans to complex interchanges, major roadway, and segmental bridge designs, our teams provide the highest quality planning, environmental and engineering design solutions to our clients.  Each day, we partner with transportation agencies and local governments across the country to keep our communities moving and improving the overall quality of life.   By joining our team, you too can lead the evolution of transportation.

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space.  We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.  With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms.  We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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