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STEM Talent Management

ORAU helps bring together job candidates and employers to fill specialized STEM positions

Whether you are a job seeker or an agency sponsor/employer, ORAU offers a wide range of opportunities for students, STEM talent or other scientific support personnel.

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We have more than 70 years of experience in science, education, and STEM workforce solutions and have research relationships with more than 120 academic institutions in ORAU’s University Consortium. This means we can draw upon our experience, network and partners to provide sought-after opportunities for talented students and highly skilled employees.

We provide distinguished candidates for employers looking to fill specialized STEM positions or other personnel who are ready to support complex STEM missions.

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    Jobs and internships for top scientific and technical talent and other support personnel

    Opportunities provided through ORAU ensure you are STEM-career ready. You can be offered internships or jobs at national labs, research institutions, government offices and private-sector R&D departments. Our clients are also looking for business, communications, administrative and other personnel to provide strong support to their scientific and technical missions.

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    STEM talent acquisition and management solutions for government and business employers

    We have an extensive network in government, academia, and private industry from which to recruit specialized S&T talent for hard-to-fill positions. Our distinguished talent pool is different from other scientific staffing firms because of our 70+ years of STEM workforce expertise and our wide range of partnerships for talent sourcing and personnel management. 

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What we offer

  • Full-range talent recruiting/acquisition and management
  • Incentives for contract personnel
    • Variety of employee benefit packages including medical, holiday leave, PTO
    • Competitive wages and salaries
    • Customer-site-specific employee portals for policies, timesheets, etc.
  • Design, recruitment, and management of internships and staffing opportunities
  • Zintellect recruitment software

Take your career to the next level with Zintellect!

Zintellect logoORAU's Zintellect provides a gateway to hundreds of listings for internships, experiential learning opportunities and academic fellowships funded by government and private-sector organizations. These programs are administered by ORAU and the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE).

If you are a current student, recent graduate, postdoc or faculty member, Zintellect offers opportunities for research and non-research participation programs established by dozens of federal agencies. These programs aim to strengthen the scientific and technical workforce in areas of science, transfer knowledge and technology to the academic community, and support the national commitment to science education.

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For more information about ORAU’s Workforce Solutions, contact us at 865.576.3424 or