Parsons

We harness the power of innovation for people who want to change the world. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, cyber security and construction. We help our customers solve the world’s most complex challenges.
Parsons Hope Mills, NC
Sep 10, 2019
Ready to put your skills to work on Technical or Engineering projects? Are you great with people and have willingness to work hard to get the job done? Parsons is seeking a candidate with a desire to enhance the fabric of our community. Role : Under close supervision, performs a variety of environmental sampling and analytical tasks by applying basic scientific techniques. The Scientist at this level is in a developmental mode, being trained in the utilization of relevant theories and practices, and gaining exposure to Company procedures. Performs various scientific tasks related to environmental or hazardous waste projects such as fieldwork, sampling, and assisting in report preparation. Some assignments involve the use of computer applications (e.g., spreadsheets, etc.). Willingness to travel and/or relocate to field sites is expected. Responsibilities : Performs various field and office tasks requiring the application of basic scientific principles and fundamental theories. Reviews and analyzes data collected in environmental sampling programs. Researches and compiles background data in support of an environmental project. May assist in permit application development. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate. Qualifications : Bachelor's Degree in a science curriculum related to the assigned discipline and typically up to 3 years of related work experience. Familiarity with software packages typically associated with the discipline is preferred. Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.   Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Parsons Somerset, NJ, USA
Sep 10, 2019
Full time
Ready to put your emerging skills to work on urban construction projects? Are you great with people and have a track record collaborating with multiple teams to get the job done? Parsons is now hiring a Technician with a desire to work in a support role alongside the Project Manager on various construction projects that enhance the fabric of our community. In this role you will: perform a variety of routine and some non-routine tasks in support of the professional staff within the assigned unit. Work assignments may be in the office and/or at field sites. A willingness to travel and/or to relocate is expected. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your experience will propel your career and opportunities forward. We need our Technicians to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments that have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills Responsibilities : Performs routine and occasionally heavy labor tasks related to on-site industrial waste, hazardous waste, field environmental surveys or wastewater treatment operations and maintenance. May collect samples and maintain documentation in record logs. Learns to operate trucks, pumps, vacuum equipment, oil booms, generators, and other machinery equipment. Maintains appropriate logs of activities. Assists in testing, calibrating, repairing, and modifying control and instrumentation systems at on-site locations. Assists in preparing required field and office reports of various activities and findings. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate. Qualifications : High School diploma, or equivalent 2+ years of related work experience Completion of a 40-hour OSHA training course (with an annual 8-hour update) is required for industrial or hazardous wastewater operations. Familiarity with fundamental tasks and sampling techniques related to environmental remediation systems and sampling techniques.  Must have at least 1-2+ years of groundwater sampling experience and experience with various NJDEP/USEPA approved monitoring well sampling procedures. Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.   Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Parsons Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 10, 2019
Full time
Ready to put your education and personal interest in the natural environment to work on environmental projects across Ontario? Would you enjoy being challenged on a wide variety of project tasks? Parsons is seeking a Junior Terrestrial Ecologist for our Ecological Services team in Ottawa, ON.   Role : Under close supervision, performs a variety of ecological tasks by using accepted methodologies. This is a developmental role that includes training and guidance in the utilization of relevant ecological practices, and gaining exposure to Company procedures. Performs various tasks related to natural environment components of projects such as fieldwork, review of background sources, and report preparation. Willingness to travel and/or relocate to field sites is expected. Responsibilities : Performs a variety of field and office tasks requiring the application of standard scientific principles and fundamental theories Undertakes and participates in field data collection activities under all weather conditions  Performs background research of available resources to identify environmental constraints Undertakes biological field investigations (e.g., breeding bird surveys, botanical inventories, Ecological Land Classification, wildlife surveys) following established protocols Field data recording, entry and management, analysis, and reporting  Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate. The successful candidate will have a combination of the following education and experience: Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as within a team environment to meet tight deadlines. Pursuit or completion of at least two years of education in Ecology, Biology, and/or other Biological Science Two or more years of related work experience. Experience in the collection, analysis, and reporting of field data following established protocols.  Knowledge of terrestrial/aquatic environments, vegetation, and wildlife of Ontario and relevant legislation (e.g., Endangered Species Act, 2007, Species at Risk Act, Migratory Birds Convention Act, Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act) Excellent written and oral communications skills The successful candidate should expect to use physical exertion such as long periods of standing; walking over rough, uneven, or rocky terrain; lifting; recurring bending or similar activities; often times the work will be conducted during adverse weather conditions (heat/cold/rain/snow) Working knowledge of software packages typically associated with the discipline is required (e.g., MS Office Suite, Adobe, ArcGIS)  Valid drivers license  Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.   Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Parsons Dubai - UAE
Sep 10, 2019
Full time
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS At least seven years of overall work experience within an engineering design and project management or sustainability consultancy, including at least four years in a sustainability role within the GCC region enabling Projects to successfully achieve sustainability certifications. Certified LEED AP and Estidama PQP. Additional sustainability certifications a plus. Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or Architectural discipline from a recognized university. Master’s degree a plus. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language. Excellent attention to detail and thoroughness with proven track record of producing high-quality work with minimal oversight. Able to work independently as well as part of a team on multiple Projects in parallel. Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload to achieve multiple deadlines. Experience in coordinating with client, consultant, contractor, design and construction teams to enable achievement of Project sustainability objectives and targets. Experience in working with diverse individuals and teams. Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and established work processes. Valid driving license and own vehicle required. Able to travel to various Project and office locations within the UAE and GCC. Project management and client interface experience required. WORK ACTIVITIES Reporting to the MEA Regional Director, the successful candidate will be engaged in one of more of the following activities: Providing technical sustainability support as the nominated sustainability professional on Projects teams in order to enable Projects to achieve sustainability goals and targets; Coordinating sustainability meetings and workshops with all project stakeholders in order to identify and incorporate relevant sustainable design and management alternatives into the Project at all Project stages; Coordinating with client, subconsultant and contractor representatives, authorities and certifying bodies towards achievement of Project sustainability objectives and targets; Preparing and/or reviewing technical documentation including studies, drawings, reports, plans, narratives and supporting documentation in order to ensure quality in terms of content, formatting and accuracy; Providing technical input during Project design, tendering and construction supervision stages; Responding to requests for information (RFIs) and other technical queries, issuing RFIs and clarification requests, and coordinating with stakeholders to obtain information as required; Conducting design and construction audits and site inspections and monitoring implementation of corrective actions; Coordinating and participating in meetings and workshops with client, environmental agencies, consultants and contractors; Preparing meeting minutes, progress reports and presentations; delivering presentations; Preparing and delivering training to Project teams at kick-off and early project stages; Assisting with all aspects of registration to enable projects to obtain required licenses / permits/ approvals from authorities or certifying bodies; Preparing scopes of work and evaluating proposals related to procurement of sustainability consultants; Preparing sub-consultancy task orders, assisting the Project Manager in overseeing the performance of consultants and reviewing deliverables for quality in terms of content, formatting and accuracy; Assisting with corporate-level reports and initiatives; Assisting with development and administration of process and performance improvement initiatives. Performing the above activities for the environmental function in addition to the sustainability function. Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.   Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com