Intermediate Noise Engineer/Scientist
Golder Associates
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

At Golder Associates we strive to be the most respected global company specializing in ground engineering and environmental services through technical excellence, innovative solutions and award winning client service. Today, our clients span the world's major economic drivers: Oil and Gas, Mining, Manufacturing, Power, Transportation and more. Employee owned since being founded in 1960, our 7,000 people, operating from 160 offices worldwide, deliver deep technical understanding, cross-disciplinary thinking and a passion to help our clients succeed.

Awarded Canada's 50 Best Employers & Canada's 50 Best Managed Private Companies.


The Calgary office is actively seeking an intermediate environmental noise specialist to join our Air Quality and Noise Group as a permanent, full-time employee. This position is a good opportunity to further your experience through exposure to a wide range of noise assessment techniques for numerous industrial and government clients. The responsibilities associated with this position include:

  • play a key role in the development, execution and completion of noise assessments;
  • complete technical work for various types of developments including mines, oil and gas facilities and other industrial operations;
  • manage small to intermediate size noise assessments as stand-alone projects or as a component of multi-disciplinary environmental assessments;
  • ensure adherence with Golder's project management and QA/QC protocols;
  • contribute to the development of technical skills for assessing noise;
  • prepare technical reports, proposals and other communications;
  • liase with clients and regulators; and
  • supervise, train and mentor junior staff.

  • Qualifications

    Golder is a strong advocate of the team approach to undertaking projects and problem solving. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be expected to interface with and work on multi-disciplinary teams where the contribution of each member is valued. Areas of expertise should include but are not limited to outdoor acoustics, sound measurement, determination of acoustic source emission levels and environmental assessment as related to industrial clients. The preferred candidate will possess the following:

  • BSc. or Masters in engineering or physics;

  • 5 years of experience in the environmental industry;

  • proven project management skills;

  • ability to thrive in an atmosphere that requires cooperation and team work to provide quality, solution-oriented consulting services;

  • an understanding of federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations pertaining to noise issues;

  • proven leadership skills and experience;

  • strong technical writing skills; and

  • strong interpersonal, communication and critical thinking skills.

  • Interested applicants are encouraged to apply on-line at in the Career/Canada section. No phone calls please, only those candidates whose background closely matches the opportunity will be contacted for an interview.

    Competition will close when a suitable candidate is found

    Thank you for your interest in Golder Associates Ltd.

    Posted 12/20/2010

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