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Acoustics Consulting Intern (Various US Locations)


Acoustic Consultant Internships Available in 2017
Start your career at Arup, an independent engineering and consulting firm of 13,000 people in 42 countries around the world. Founded in 1946, we are the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment, including the Sydney Opera House, the London Eye, and the Beijing National Stadium (aka the Bird's Nest). Current North American projects include Fulton Street Transit Center in NYC, California High-Speed Rail, 2015 Pan Am Games stadiums in Toronto, and the Las Vegas Observation Wheel.

During your internship at Arup, you’ll have the chance to work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment

We are seeking Acoustic Consulting Interns for 2017. As an Acoustic Consultant Intern, you will take part in the following activities:

• Crucial aspects of measuring, quantifying and analyzing sounds, noise and vibration
• Key acoustical design software skills (3D CAD modeling, 3D acoustics models and acoustical analysis) directly applied to projects
• Learning to understand codes and standard
• Learning to review engineering and architectural drawings
• Attending meetings with clients and design teams
• How to interpret and respond to design issues using listening and visual demonstrations to clients

• Currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Acoustics or Bachelor Degree in Music, Architecture, Physics, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with a Master’s Degree in Acoustics or closely related subject
• 3.0 GPA or higher
• Professional demeanor
• Skills in planning and organizing
• Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way
• Attitude of taking initiative, enthusiasm and eagerness to learn

• Fundamental of acoustics, fundamentals of vibration, engineering acoustics, noise control, digital signal processing, electroacoustics, human responses to acoustics and vibration
• CATT, EASE, Odeon, Matlab, ProTools, Audition, MaxMSP, Excel, Visual Basic, AutoCAD, 3D modeling skills (Rhino, SketchUp, etc.)
• A background/training in music practice, playing of a musical instrument can be useful
• Evidence of past internship or extracurricular activity in the field
• Proven ability to perform in a deadline environment
• Past history of technical presentations and technical writing
• Evidence of personal investment in academic or extracurricular field

Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: UNI00002E
Category: Acoustic Consulting
United States

Date Posted: Aug. 23, 2016
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