Every day, the people of Battelle apply science and technology to solving what matters most. At major technology centers and national laboratories around the world, Battelle conducts research and development, designs and manufactures products, and delivers critical services for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio since its founding in 1929, Battelle serves the national security, health and life sciences, and energy and environmental industries.
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.
Battelle's vision is to be a major force in science and technology discovery and in the translation of knowledge into innovative applications that have significant societal and economic impacts.
Invent Your Future
A career at Battelle will challenge you to invent your future by working on life-changing projects and research, problem solving with and for our clients, and collaborating with exceptional colleagues-many of whom are world-renowned experts in their fields.
Since 1929, the employees of Battelle have dedicated themselves to furthering the purposes set forth in the Last Will and Testament of our founder, Gordon Battelle. His vision was inspired by the conviction that science, technology and the desire to “make inventions” could improve lives, make industry more competitive and change the world for the better.