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BAE’s UK Operations to Recruit 235 Graduates in 2017

BAE Systems plans to recruit 235 graduates to work in various businesses across the defense contractor’s U.K.-based operations in 2017. BAE said Thursday 80 graduates will join the applied intelligence business to help deliver cybersecurity services for government and commercial customers. The company added it will hire 77 graduates for maritime businesses, 54 …

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OPM Seeks Small Biz Partner to Support Federal Disability Recruitment Initiative

The Office of Personnel Management seeks a small business that can help federal agencies  to recruit people with disabilities for government job opportunities. In a FedBizOpps solicitation posted Wednesday, OPM said it plans to award a potential three-year blanket purchase agreement for support services to the agency’s Disability Recruitment Initiative. The selected contractor will use government’s Schedule A Hiring …

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Victory Media Names Parsons Top GovCon Firm on 2015 STEM Jobs List; Jamie Morehead Comments

Victory Media has selected Parsons as the top defense and GovCon firm on the publication’s 2015 “STEM Jobs Approved Employers” list of companies that offer work in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Parsons said Wednesday the list is the first to rate businesses on the effectivity of their programs to produce and fill high-growth STEM-related …

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Bob Ciesla: Boeing’s Future Missouri Composites Hub Eyes Commercial, Military Coverage

Construction has begun on Boeing‘s new facility in St. Louis that will house composite manufacturing operations for the 777x commercial aircraft and potentially generate 700 jobs for the community. The company said Tuesday the composites center will cover an area of 367,000 square feet and expand the existing tooling center at the location. Bob Ciesla, …

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Dan Allen: Serco Inc. Adds Parking, Traffic Control Support Work in LA Suburb

Serco Inc., the Britain-based contractor’s North American subsidiary, has won a 10-year, $25 million contract to provide parking enforcement services and manage parking meter and traffic control operations in Inglewood, California. The company said Monday it will support daily traffic, parking, dispatch and customer services in the Los Angeles suburb as well as monitor scofflaws …

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NVTC, Monster Launch Veteran Employment Initiative; Steve Cooker Comments

The Northern Virginia Technology Council is partnering with Monster.com to advance employment initiatives for veterans in the Washington D.C. area. The collaboration seeks to match veteran skills with private enterprise requirements, Monster Worldwide said Tuesday. Steve Cooker, executive vice president for global government solutions for Monster Worldwide, said the project …

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Report: Amazon Aims to Provide 5,000 New Jobs

Amazon intends to offer 5,000 job opportunities at its distribution centers in the U.S. in line with its long-term business expansion strategies, The Washington Post reported Monday. Cecilia Kang writes the company will soon hire new employees at 17 offices that pack, process and supply orders with a goal to …

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LMI Adds 7th University to Joint R&D Program

LMI has added University of Texas at San Antonio to a scholastic program that aims to encourage joint research and development initiatives for the cybersecurity and energy sectors. Seven universities now work with LMI under the Academic Partnerships program, which launched in 2011, LMI said Monday. LMI will work with …

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Siemens Opens Gear Motor Plant; Doug Keith Comments

Siemens Industry has opened a plant in Mauldin, S.C. to produce gear motors and take up orders from machine makers in the southeastern region of the U.S. The drive technologies division will manufacture the new Simogear motor series at the 45,600-square-feet facility, Siemens said May 23. Doug Keith, Siemens’ drive …

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