Noise Analyst, Planner IV: USA (Remote)

This position could be based anywhere in the country while working within our Great Lakes Practice.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Conducts transportation noise studies for highway and transit projects and formulates the results into concise, well-written documents.
  • Prepares environmental impact assessments and related studies.
  • Oversees and participates in development of highway and transit noise analyses and documentation.
  • Attends meetings with clients and responsible agencies and presents noise analysis methods and results.
  • Participates as a subject matter expert in public involvement activities, including presentations at public workshops and public hearings.
  • Coordinates and consults with Federal, State and Local regulatory agencies on scope and impact of project.
  • Researches, writes and prepares transportation planning studies, NEPA environmental documents, and associated environmental permits.

Additional essential responsibilities include:

  • Environmental analysis, data collection, preparing written documentation of data and analyses that will be reviewed by both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Coordinate with project team members, clients and government agencies assist with the interpretation of environmental regulations and permits
  • Direct, coordinate and review technical work performed by other environmental project team members, particularly subconsultants.
  • Perform quality reviews of environmental deliverables and plan sets to ensure mitigation commitments and client requirements are met.
  • Prepare scopes of work, fee proposals and respond to RFP’s.
  • Participate on design-build teams on the owner’s behalf or the contractor's behalf.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • 6 years related experience
  • 4 years related experience (with Master's degree in Planning or related)
  • RLA, RA, PE registration or AICP, CEP certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field.
  • PE registration or AICP, CEP or other related certification
  • Experience in highway or transit noise analysis and modeling is required. 
  • Experience in the use of FHWA and FTA noise modeling and related tools, including Traffic Noise Model (TNM), ArcGIS, MicroStation, and transit noise and vibration impact assessment.  
  • Experience in the analysis of the range of available data used to perform environmental analysis of highway and transit projects.
  • Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
  • Experience with air quality analyses and associated tools to support NEPA environmental documents

To Apply:

Contact Jennifer Kilian, Sr. Recruiter HNTB, or apply directly at:

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