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NIST Careers

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Gaithersburg, Maryland

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Anywhere in the U.S. (remote job)

Location

Gaithersburg, Maryland

Working at NIST

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NIST has a high-performing and multidisciplinary workforce committed to achieving excellence. From physicists to contract specialists, engineers to administrative assistants, IT specialists to electricians, all play a vital role in the success of the NIST mission. NIST strives to create a collaborative and innovative workplace that empowers staff to do their best work.

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A Day at NIST

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A Day at NIST
A Day at NIST