Noise & Vibration Specialist

KBR - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)4.1


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 34,000 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title: Noise & Vibration Specialist

Position Description/Job Responsibilities

Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Candidate will execute project noise studies and develop project the noise models for process units, using KBR”s proprietary Plant Noise Modeling System. Other duties include the development of noise data sheets and evaluation of acoustic insulation requirements together with field noise surveys. Vibration activities will include Acoustically Induced Vibration (AIV) and Flow Induced Vibration (FIV) screening for piping systems and measurements and analysis for rotating equipment.



Masters in Mechanical Engineering, Advanced degree(s) in Acoustics/Noise Control Engineering desirable.

5-10 years experience in noise and vibration control for hydrocarbon or gas processing projects. Experience with international noise/vibration standards and codes and plant noise modeling techniques and standards.

Vibration analysis experience for flow and acoustically induced vibration in piping systems together with vibration analysis for rotating equipment. MatLab experience together with FFT modeling experience


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job - Engineering/Technical – Environmental
Primary Location - US-US-TX-Houston