Noise Specialist: Irvine, CA

LSA’s Irvine office is seeking a Noise Specialist with 3 to 5 years of professional experience and a B.S./B.A. in an engineering, science, environmental, or urban planning field. The candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent writing, presentation, interpersonal, and time management skills in addition to an active interest in planning issues and environmental review. The Noise Specialist will perform acoustical/noise modeling and field studies, conduct research, and prepare environmental assessments/documents and technical studies.

Knowledge of the following is required:

  • Fundamentals of noise, characteristics of sound, and noise regulatory guidelines
  • Working knowledge of noise models, including Traffic Noise Model (TNM) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) noise prediction model
  • Working knowledge of Microstation, AutoCAD, and ArcMap GIS
  • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Guidelines, and assessment requirements

LSA Associates, Inc. (LSA) is a diversified environmental, transportation, and community planning organization. We are recognized as innovators in the field of environmental impact assessment, and we have developed a reputation among clients and professional peers in both the public and private sectors as being thorough, innovative, and objective. 

LSA's employee-owners are its most valuable resource. LSA fosters professional development and personal growth in an environment that offers opportunities for training and enrichment. LSA takes great pride in its work and looks for talented, dedicated professionals to join its team. We are always looking for energetic and enthusiastic people. If you enjoy working with clients and colleagues to plan and manage projects, we would like to hear from you. 

LSA offers competitive pay, and for all eligible employees medical, dental, vision, long term disability, long-term care, group life/AD&D insurance plans; vacation, sick, and holiday pay; an Employee Stock Ownership Plan; and a Profit Sharing and Savings Plan (with 401k and company match).

To apply online, and to see more details about our employee benefits package, please visit our Careers Page on our company website

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