Rockville, Maryland

**17122BR**

**Job Title:**

Research - Survey Support

**Location:**

MD - Rockville

**Job Description:**

Westat is seeking qualified candidates to work on a variety of projects located at our Rockville and Gaithersburg, Maryland offices. Qualified candidates must possess specific skills that include experience in one or more of the following areas: data entry and review, data coding, computerized data editing, clerical and other related tasks.

Job Responsibilities:

A successful candidate must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, be detailed oriented, have a highly organized approach to work, work well in a team-oriented environment, and be able to handle multiple tasks. Punctuality and consistent adherence to assignment work schedules is essential.

Additional responsibilities may vary depending on the assignment but may include: data entry tasks, technical and non-technical help desk, support desk, mail out, clerical and administrative tasks, coder, and more.

Minimum Qualifications:

· A High School Diploma or GED is required to apply

· Must be able to work at our Rockville and Gaithersburg, Maryland offices

· Must be available to work Monday - Friday between 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

· Must be able to work full-time, 40 hours per week

Preferred:

· Basic knowledge of the PC, Microsoft Word and Excel

These assignments are temporary hourly positions. Benefits are based on hours worked and tenure.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other protected status under applicable law.

**Job ID:**

17122BR

**Career Area:**

Research - Survey Support

Rockville, Maryland

Westat, demonstrating technical and managerial excellence since 1963, is recognized as one of the foremost research and statistical survey organizations in the United States. We provide services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments.

In addition to our capabilities as a leading statistical survey organization, Westat has extensive skills and experience in custom research, program evaluation studies, and communications campaign development across a broad range of subject areas. Westat also has the technical expertise in survey and analytical methods, computer systems technology, biomedical science, and clinical trials to sustain a leadership position in all our research endeavors.

Westat's staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat also maintains research offices near our clients in Bethesda, Maryland; Atlanta, Georgia; Cambridge, Massachusetts; Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Houston, Texas. In addition, we have international offices in Beijing, China; Liberia, Costa Rica; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; New Delhi, India; Johannesburg, South Africa; and Bangkok, Thailand. Additional staff members are engaged in data collection and processing at Westat's survey processing facilities, at our Telephone Research Center facilities, and throughout our nationwide field interviewing operations.

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