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Research Associate in Atlanta, GA at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Headway Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Research Associate for a 2+ month contract opportunity Atlanta, GA with our partner, a private nonprofit applied science & technology development company.


Primary Function:
  • Conducts chemical analysis of data collected. Performs structured work assignments. Extracts information from existing databases or literature and prepares information for chemical analysis.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Performs assignments by compiling and evaluating design and test data, preparing technical specifications, analyzing technical data to determine appropriate limits and variables for product, process or materials specifications.
  • Interprets results and writes small sections of technical reports.
  • Troubleshoots the testing process when expected results are not obtained. Recommends paths forward to resolve analysis problems.
  • Completes assigned project work within schedule and budget constraints.
  • Interacts primarily with internal clients.
  • Modifies existing processes or testing methods to improve quality or efficiency.

Position Requirements:
  • Requires a Bachelors Degree
  • Good oral and written communications skills.
  • Basic computer skills including MS Windows and Office.
  • Attention to detail.
  • U.S. Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain required government security clearances.

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to read, write, type, and use a telephone.
  • The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.

About Headway Headway Workforce Solutions is a leading B2B (Business to Business) provider of workforce solutions with an array of contract-based integrated services and national staffing solutions. Passionate about our work and dedicated to our clients, we are committed to exceeding expectations in the human capital service sector. To learn more about us visit: www.headwaywfs.com

Headway Workforce Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway Workforce Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.