Career Opportunities

All full-time employees receive medical, dental, life and disability insurance, a fully vested 401(k) retirement plan with 100% match, paid holidays, vacation and sick time. We offer industry-competitive salaries.

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate good communication skills, proficient writing/editing skills, be willing to travel, possess a valid driver’s license, have an acceptable driving record, and have a good work ethic.  Microsoft Office products computer experience required.

The following posting was updated January 2015

Current Job Opportunities:

Lawhon & Associates Inc. located in Columbus, Ohio, has immediate need for 3 current positions:

Jr. Engineer

Lawhon & Associates, Inc. (L&A) is seeking an energetic and self-motivated individual for an entry-level or mid-level position within our air quality department.  Our practice is a unique and dynamic business that is focused on managing, investigating and resolving environmental concerns in the indoor and outdoor environment.  This is a full-time position based in our Columbus, Ohio office.

As a member of L&A's multi-disciplined team, you will be working directly with our recognized senior professionals and executive managers.  The successful candidate will contribute to a variety of projects including but not limited to: indoor air quality assessments, odor and human health investigations, exposure evaluations, microbial contamination surveys, environmental infection monitoring, Legionella water sampling and risk assessments, hazardous material management, LEED EQc3.2 IAQ sampling and ambient air quality testing and modeling.

Projects may involve overnight travel to job sites throughout Ohio and surrounding states.


  • Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in mechanical, electrical, plumbing or industrial engineering-related field.  Applicants completing their degree will be considered.
  •  Knowledge of indoor environmental issues desired but not required.

The required competencies and skills include:

  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Hazardous Material Project Technician

Lawhon & Associates, Inc. (L&A) is one of the leaders in hazardous materials and indoor environmental quality services in Ohio. We have an opportunity for the right individual to join our fast-growing practice in our Hazardous Materials Department as an entry Hazardous Material Project Technician.

The candidate will contribute to a variety of projects including but not limited to:

  • Building Inspections and Surveys
  • Abatement/Remediation Design
  • Air Monitoring
  • Project Management
  • Final Clearance Testing


Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a science-related field and willing to travel (some overnight stays). Prefer an Ohio Department of Health AHES and AHAS certification.


The required competencies and skills include:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines during peak periods
  •  Effective communication skills
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Analytical and problem solving capabilities
  • Knowledge of Microsoft office products

Administrative Assistant - Part Time

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Filing/Phones
  • Research Receipts
  • Data Entry
  • Organize and Maintain Retention Files for Required Period of Time.
  • Perform various administrative tasks as required from time to time, quite often on short notice.

Successful candidates must possess the following:

- Microsoft Office Products experience required. Ability to work independently, communicate, anticipate work needs and follow through with minimum direction.

- Must have professional behavior with regard to privacy internally and externally and observe confidentiality of firm matters.


Successful candidates must have an acceptable driving record, be willing to travel and pass a background check.  If interested in any position, please email resume in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format to

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