- Employer: Virginia Department of Labor & Industry
- Type of Position: Full-Time Job
- Industry: Government and Public Administration
- Location: Richmond, VA
- Salary Range: Anticipated to be $41,778
Statistical Analyst Supervisor
The Department of Labor and Industry's Research and Analysis team is seeking a self-motivated individual to serve as the full-time Statistical Analyst Supervisor at the Headquarters' Office in Richmond, Virginia. This position is the lead statistician for collection, compilation, analysis, and dissemination of Virginia occupational injuries, illnesses, and fatalities to meet the requirements for the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) and the annual Survey of Occupational Injuries & Illnesses (SOII). This individual will also serve as supervisor for the staff assigned to this unit. The candidate will collect data in accordance with a cooperative agreement with the Bureau of Labor Statistics, following established procedures, and coding data using a national classification system. Compliance with federal requirements including established deadlines and data quality is necessary.
Required Education and Experience:
The ideal candidate must possess:
Experience utilizing data processing applications to organize large quantities of data;
Experience portraying excellent customer service skills, to include a proven ability to assess and respond to customer needs while managing multiple tasks and deadlines;
Strong effective oral and written communication skills;
Documented experience in working both as an active and contributing team member as well as independently;
Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality; and
High school diploma or equivalent.
The preferred qualifications are:
Knowledge of occupational safety and health programs;
Knowledge of Bureau of Labor Statistics survey and data compilation techniques in the areas of occupational injuries and illnesses (SOII) and fatalities (CFOI);
Knowledge of the OSHA Form 300;
Knowledge of and experience utilizing statistical survey instrumentation and methodology, research methods, techniques and reporting formats;
Experience serving in a supervisory capacity;
Experience with government research or survey programs is helpful as is experience in a work or university environment involving workplace injuries/illness data, preferably in a lead capacity;
Experience delivering presentations to diverse audiences;
A degree in the area of economics, mathematics, statistics, public administration, or a related field and/or equivalent applicable experience or training in the areas previously listed; and
Verifiable fluency speaking, reading, and writing Spanish.
Interview candidates may be required to demonstrate the skills and abilities necessary for satisfactory performance of work. The candidate selected for the position must successfully complete a criminal background investigation as well as complete and submit on an annual basis a Statement of Personal Economic Interest. The selected candidate who begins original employment or re-employment in this position must serve a 12-month probationary period effective from the date of employment. This is a restricted position.
To apply submit a completed State of Virginia Application for Employment at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov. The application must be completed in a comprehensive manner and reference any pertinent knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as any previous experience that relates to the position. Fax, email, or mail applications will not be accepted. Résumés and cover letters may be attached to the online application, but are not accepted in lieu of a completed application, nor should they be referenced in the body of the application in place of a complete answer. This position is "open until filled," which means that applications will be accepted until a suitable pool of candidates is received. After 5 business days, this position may be closed at any time. For assistance or computer access, please visit your local Virginia Employment Office or contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org. Should you require an accommodation pursuant to the American with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at the email address listed above. The Department of Labor & Industry is committed to the goal of equal employment opportunity, with the intention that every employee and applicant for employment shall have an equal opportunity to be judged on the basis of fitness and merit to participate in the terms, conditions, privileges, and benefits of employment. All qualified candidates are afforded opportunities without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability.