CPWR – The Center for Construction Research and Training

The Center for Construction Research and Training

Research Analyst

Based in Silver Spring, MD

CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training (www.cpwr.com) is the non-profit 501(c) 3 research, development and training arm of the North America’s Building Trades Unions, located in downtown Silver Spring, MD by metro and public parking. We are seeking a fulltime Research Analyst.

CPWR is funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and is currently the NIOSH-supported National Construction Research Center, and is also funded by other federal government agencies in support of its construction industry research, service, and training programs.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Analyzing large national datasets.
  • Summarizing statistical results.
  • Preparing presentations and other graphical representations.
  • Drafting reports, briefs, and articles for publication and dissemination.


  • Minimum of a master’s degree with a quantitative emphasis such as epidemiology, public health, statistics, or other related field.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • The ability to organize work projects and complete tasks in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Knowledge of statistics and statistical packages is required (SAS preferred).
  • Experience with data visualization tools, such as Tableau, is a plus.
  • Public health training or experience is highly desirable, as is knowledge of the construction industry.

Compensation Package:
Salary is based on qualifications and prior experience. Exceptional benefits package including employer paid health/dental/vision insurance for employee and dependents, and a defined benefit pension. Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays. 401K Plan. Relaxed work environment. Equal Employment Opportunity.

To Apply:
Email résumé and cover letter to jobpostings@cpwr.com. The cover letter should describe your experiences relevant to the job description outlined above.

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