Researcher (Resource Coordinator)
Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail, and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.
Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.
We are currently seeking a Resource Coordinator.
Battelle’s Security & Resilience Business Line is seeking a Resource Coordinator to support the Integrated Site Acceptance Testing (ISAT) program. The ISAT program supports the test and evaluation of security systems for Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at airports across the country. This is a full-time position and the selected candidate may work remotely.
Primary responsibilities include managing the schedule of ISAT test events and assigning staff to support the execution of all technical efforts. Responsible for maintaining a comprehensive schedule and listing of program deliverables and issuing detailed work instructions to all technical staff on the program. Responsible for managing the badging associated with working in secure airport environments, including coordinating with airport staff, researching badge application requirements, supporting staff applications for badging, and the tracking of issued badges. Candidate will maintain various databases of critical staff and program information and will be responsible for conducting research to ensure data is up-to-date to support resource decisions by program leadership. Candidate will be expected to interface frequently with program leadership and technical staff to define resource requirements, ensure scheduling needs are being met, and to address emerging issues.
Work will be performed remotely, with occasional travel required, approximately 15%. Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills. Candidate must have exceptional attention to detail and ability to address complex problems under tight time constraints. Candidate should also be comfortable managing uncertainty and preparing multiple contingent solutions to problems. Additionally, candidates should have very strong computer skills including the use of all applicable Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:
- The candidate must have at least a BA/BS from an accredited college or university.
- Experience required is a minimum of 2 years’ providing support to technical or engineering programs.
- Sole US Citizenship with the eligibility and willingness to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Security Clearance and to obtain TSA Security Suitability.
THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:
- Already possess a Secret Security Clearance.
- Already possess TSA Security Suitability.
- 4+ years of experience supporting scheduling and resource management for a major technical or engineering program, ideally with TSA.
Battelle’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.
“Battelle provides employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, military or veteran status, or any other protected classes covered under federal or applicable state and 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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