Flint Hills Resources seeks emergency response coordinator

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Flint Hills Resources, an independent refining and chemicals company, is seeking an emergency response coordinator in Corpus Christi, Texas, according to a hiring notice posted on Sunday on iaem.com.
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George Mason University features Dana Perkins at biodefense policy seminar

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

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Leidos awarded DTRA contract for research and development of WMD solutions

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Leidos announced on Thursday that it was awarded a prime contract from the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency to research and develop methods to combat weapons of mass destruction.
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Pika County, Pa., seeks young first responders

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The new emergency training director in Pike County, Pennsylvania, recently said he was seeking to recruit at least 80 young first responders through local schools.
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Emergency management leaders observe disaster training in Oklahoma

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Emergency management leaders from nine different states recently visited Camp Gruber near Muskogee, Oklahoma, to attend a training exercise conducted by the Texas Military Forces Homeland Response Force.
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Hawaii National Guard in Philippines for training with first responders

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The United States Embassy in Manila said on Monday that members of the Hawaii National Guard are in the Cebu province of the Phillipines for urban search and rescue training alongside Philippine disaster response teams.
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Texas county CERT program celebrates 20,000th graduate

Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Texas Harris County Citizen Corps Community Emergency Response Team announced on Friday that it has trained more than 20,000 volunteer emergency responders with the graduation of the University of St. Thomas CERT class.
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Soligenix to present on ThermoVax at vaccine conference

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Soligenix, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, announced on Tuesday that its Chief Scientific Officer Robert Brey will present at the 2014 World Vaccine Congress in Washington.
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Williamson County OEM seeks emergency management specialist

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Williamson County Office of Emergency Management is seeking an emergency management specialist in Georgetown, Texas, according to a hiring notice posted on Friday on iaem.com.
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New Emergency Coordination Center opens in Portland

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Portland Bureau of Emergency Management recently completed construction on its new Emergency Coordination Center, securing the area's ability to respond to natural and man-made emergencies.
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Taylor, Michigan to hold CERT Program for community members

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Taylor, Michigan Community Emergency Response Team recently announced that it will hold a CERT Program course for community members.
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FEMA seeks public assistance program specialists in Louisiana

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is seeking four public assistance program specialists in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, according to a hiring notice posted on Monday on usajobs.gov.
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Texas National Guard members obtain emergency management recertification

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 3:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Members of the Texas National Guard's Joint Task Force 136 recently received recertification to continue in their role as the Homeland Response Force, the Guard said on Monday.
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FEMA looks for human resource specialist in Winchester, Va.

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 4:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is looking for a human resources specialist to work in Winchester, Va., for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, according to a posting on usajobs.gov.
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FEMA seeks Risk Assessment Division supervisory program specialist

Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 @ 4:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency recently announced that it is seeking a supervisory program specialist to serve the Risk Analysis Division in Washington, D.C.
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Harwinton, Conn., asks for volunteers to join emergency response team

Friday, Mar 14, 2014 @ 1:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Harwinton, Conn., Emergency Management Director Vincent Wheeler said on Tuesday that he is looking for volunteers to join the town's Community Emergency Response Team to provide a higher level of emergency service.
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Maine Emergency Management Agency to hold emergency simulation design training

Friday, Mar 14, 2014 @ 1:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Maine Emergency Management Agency recently announced that it will hold a training course for emergency preparedness personnel on exercise design and analysis on March 26-27.
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Oregon to hold emergency management workshop for April

Friday, Mar 14, 2014 @ 2:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Oregon's Office of Emergency Management recently announced that it will hold an emergency management preparedness workshop April 1-3 for government staff.
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Orange County seeks emergency management coordinator

Friday, Mar 14, 2014 @ 2:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Orange County, North Carolina, recently announced that it has an immediate opening for an emergency management coordinator to manage the county's emergency preparedness, implementation and evaluation plans.
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Missouri schedules annual emergency management workshop

Friday, Mar 14, 2014 @ 3:00pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Missouri's Emergency Management Agency will hold its 26th Annual Emergency Management Conference on April 29-May 2, in St. Charles.
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