Staff Scientist/Engineer - Acoustics Group


Epsilon is one of the best known and most respected environmental consulting firms in the northeast United States. Epsilon’s client base includes major energy, commercial real estate, aviation, institutional and residential developers, as well as local and state public agencies. As a well-established, mid-sized firm, we are large enough to support our team members professionally and personally, and small enough to keep our focus on project successes and client satisfaction. Epsilon is privately held by its Principals, who are experts in their fields and work side-by-side with staff of all levels on complex, high-profile and interesting projects. A recipient of a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Award for Business Excellence, Epsilon has also been recognized twice as one of the Boston Business Journal’s Fifty Best Places to Work.

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Epsilon is seeking a full-time staff scientist or engineer to work as part of the Epsilon team on a wide range of environmental licensing, permitting and compliance projects. This position will encompass work primarily in the Acoustics Group.

In the Acoustics Group, the successful candidate will assist with community sound level measurement programs, meteorological data collection, data analysis, shadow flicker analyses for wind turbines, sound level modeling, and report preparation. This position requires periodic field work as well as overnight, out-of-state travel.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • 0-3 years of experience in a consulting environment,
  • B.S. or B.A. in Acoustics, Engineering, Environmental Science, or Physics,
  • Experience in using sound level measurement equipment,
  • Experience with the CadnaA software,
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, and
  • Ability to work cooperatively as part of a multidisciplinary project team.


The Candidate must:

  • Be able to work safely outside in variable weather conditions for an extended period of time, as necessary,
  • Work on a computer for extended periods of time,
  • Be able to travel outside of the state via plane or car, for extended period of time, and
  • Be able to carry 50 pounds for an extended period of time.


Epsilon maintains a professional office located in an historic mill in Maynard, MA. Office space is recently renovated, clean, quiet, and friendly.

Our team members enjoy regular opportunities for professional growth, a relaxed and flexible work environment, a competitive base salary, a 401k plan with a generous company match, profit sharing, an annual performance bonus program, and a full benefits package.

Epsilon is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. We ensure a workplace that support and encourages creativity, professional growth and a company culture that promotes diversity, inclusion and overall employee health and well-being. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.


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