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Join us to solve the world’s greatest challenges

Across industries and government agencies, we solve the planet’s most complex scientific and technological challenges, and remain committed to an environment of diversity, equity and inclusion. Are you ready to join our team?


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A Work Environment Where You Succeed

Battelle welcomes Solvers at every stage of their career. Whether you’re a scientific expert wanting to change the world, or a bright-minded person interested in an early career opportunity or internship, Battelle ensures you can grow your abilities and inspire others.

You’ll work in a culture of innovation committed to:

  • Inspiring the world’s brightest minds
  • Providing growth opportunities for professional development
  • Challenging your technical capabilities
  • Fostering collaboration and inclusiveness
  • Nurturing and developing the next generation of scientific leaders
  • Giving back to the communities we serve

Technical Careers

Battelle employs the greatest scientific and technological minds in positions that make a difference. With analysis and investigation of pressing issues, our Solvers use extensive research to present dynamic solutions to difficult problems.

  • Advanced Materials Jobs
  • Biology Jobs
  • Chemistry Jobs
  • Data Science Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Cyber Jobs
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Professional Careers

Our professionals are focused on the success of our Solvers and partners. They are thought-leaders who evoke passion, commitment, and a client-centered focus on every project.

  • Finance
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Human Resources
  • Facility Operations
  • Legal
  • Sales & Business Development
  • Information Technology & Security

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Battelle offers opportunity in all areas of science, technology and professional careers. If you would like to learn more about upcoming job openings, please join our talent community. We promise to send you relevant career opportunities.
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Begin Your Career with Us

Explore and unlock your potential by working at Battelle. We are the world’s largest independent non-profit R&D organization, staffed by a team of experts who will inspire you to sharpen your skills and become an expert in your field. We encourage students and those early in their careers to grow with us.

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Battelle manages the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), one of the world’s most ambitious ecological research programs. We need bright individuals to make an impact at our 81 field sites in 20 ecoclimate domains.

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The Department of Homeland Security’s National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC) supports our nation against biological threats. NBACC is seeking forward-thinkers to safeguard and maintain our nation’s security.

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Battelle UK Jobs

Battelle is solving the most difficult challenges related to crop protection in the world. Our global organization is looking for talented agribusiness professionals for positions in the UK and Europe.

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Careers For Veterans

Whether you are getting ready to complete your service in the armed forces or have been out for a number of years, Battelle has a myriad of career opportunities for our veteran community.

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Clearance Jobs

Battelle has many opportunities that require an active U.S. Government security clearance. If you have an active security clearance, we encourage you to apply. There are also several jobs at Battelle that will support you in obtaining a security clearance if the role requires one, and you are eligible to do so.
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Who You Are is Everything We Need

It takes intention and commitment to create a diverse and inclusive culture. In addition to recruiting diverse talent, Battelle constantly works to ensure everyone feels safe and welcome. We prioritize, nurture and promote diversity by:

  • Offering professional development opportunities for employees at every level.
  • Working with women's groups and organizations supporting minority STEM professionals to drive positive change.
  • Facilitating leadership-focused learning experiences designed to challenge unconscious bias.
  • Encouraging employee-led inclusion and belonging workshops throughout the year.
  • Actively participating in LGBTQ+ Pride and cultural celebrations in our communities.
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Committed to a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

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Battelle has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by Columbus C.E.O. Magazine Top Workplaces. 
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Battelle has received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index, the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality.
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An Equal Opportunity Employer

Battelle provides employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.

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Additional Information on Accommodations

Candidates with a documented disability covered under the U.S. Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) can request accommodations by:

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (614) 424-5000

Mail: Battelle, c/o Human Resources, 505 King Ave, Columbus, OH 43201

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