Battelle
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 54 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
66
Average
Work Happiness Score
Average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
80
Compensation
Above average
Do people feel that they are paid fairly for their work?
73
Appreciation
Above average
Do people feel they are appreciated as a person at work?

Battelle Careers and Employment

About us
Thousands of minds, one mission.

Every day, Battelle employees are called on to solve the toughest challenges, from security and healthcare to energy and the environment. Our founding mission is the same as it was 85 years ago – to bring those solutions to market and invest our profits for a greater purpose. It’s who we are. It’s what inspires us
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When you join Battelle, you’re joining a team of committed professionals whose excellence is driven by Gordon Battelle’s founding vision and the values that support it:


Unity. We do what's right for our customers, employees. our communities and Battelle's future - always with safety and integrity at the forefront of everything we do.


Creativity. We use our diversity and curiosity to rapidly deploy science and technology solutions for the world.


Collaboration. We work together and are accountable to each other, taking personal responsibility for our customers' and Battelle's success.


Excellence. We are defined by a winning spirit, coaching each other to be at our best and acting with urgency to create a thriving organization.


Appreciation. We value one another and recognize each other's contributions.


Battelle is the world’s largest nonprofit research and development organization, with over 22,000 employees at more than 60 locations globally. A 501(c)(3) charitable trust, Battelle was founded on industrialist Gordon Battelle’s vision that business and scientific interests can go hand-in-hand as forces for positive change.


Today, Battelle manages the world’s leading national laboratories and maintains a contract research portfolio spanning consumer and industrial, energy and environment, health and pharmaceutical and national security. We are valued for our independence and ability to innovate within virtually any business or research climate. From large government agencies and multi-national corporations to small start-ups and incubator projects, Battelle provides the resources, brainpower and flexibility to fulfill our clients’ needs.


Battelle’s own mission includes a strong charitable commitment to community development and education. That’s why we support staff volunteer efforts; science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education programs; and philanthropic projects in the communities we serve.
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What is it like to work at Battelle?

3.8
Work/Life Balance
3.9
Compensation/Benefits
3.0
Job Security/Advancement
3.2
Management
3.5
Culture
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What do employees at Battelle say about culture and work-life balance?

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4.0
Outstanding workplace
Written by Assistant Conference Coordinator (Former Employee) from Arlington, VA on May 5, 2014
Overall great place to work. A typical day at Battelle was very interesting from scheduling meeting/conferences answering phones, managing the office calendar and meeting various people.
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What jobs are available at Battelle?

Top work locations
4.7
Crystal City, VA
4.5
Fort Worth, TX
4.5
Dublin, OH
4.5
Arlington, VA
4.3
Stockton, UT
Most popular roles
4.4
Senior Administrative Assistant
4.3
Senior Office Assistant
4.3
Project Manager
4.2
Protection Specialist
4.1
Monitor Technician

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What did candidates say about the interview at Battelle?

Interview experience
Based on 34 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 33 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 29 interviews
More than one month
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