Associate Scientist

Parsons Co.

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Mobile, AL

Job Description

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Job Overview:

In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Ready to put your skills to work on Technical and environmental projects? Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done? Parsons is seeking a candidate with an interest in environmental projects and the ability to communicate


Perform a variety of office tasks pertinent to the assigned projects. Such tasks will primarily include coordination of asbestos and lead assessments and abatement projects of varying scope and complexity. Other office activities may include: preparing and/or reviewing technical reports, data entry and providing technical guidance to vendors and clients. Some assignments involve the use of computer applications (e.g., spreadsheets, databases, etc.). In addition to working in the office, there may be occasional opportunities to assist with field activities such as subsurface investigations (groundwater and soil sampling) and/or industrial hygiene monitoring.


Performs various office tasks requiring the application of basic scientific principles and environmental regulations. Reviews and analyzes data collected by vendors. Researches and compiles background data in support of environmental projects. Coordinates asbestos/lead projects, including review of final vendor submissions for accuracy and to ensure compliance with regulations and client needs. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


Bachelor's Degree in a science curriculum related to the assigned discipline and typically 0+ years of related work experience.

Good communication skills

Comfortable using the Microsoft Suite

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!