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National Security and Emergency Management

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) helps prepare the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) emergency response assets, as well as those of other federal and state agencies, by managing and conducting programs, studies, research, exercises and training.

ORISE’s national security and emergency management capabilities include:

  • Providing incident response where weapons of mass destruction and/or improvised explosive devices are involved
  • Evaluating the readiness of our country’s security assets
  • Strengthening emergency preparedness, training and response

Through ORISE’s interdisciplinary team of operations planners, technical staff, emergency management and personnel security experts, DOE¬†and other federal and state agencies are provided services that strengthen our nation’s preparedness to respond to any disaster, whether natural or man-made.

Current Career Opportunities

Ref. No. Job Title Location
14-060 Technical Director Cytogenetics Oak Ridge, TN
5004-EOI Counter-IED Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) Multiple
5007-EOI Multiple Levels of AFIS Specialists Multiple
5005-EOI Multiple Levels of Latent Print Examiners Multiple
5006-EOI Multiple Levels of Tenprint Examiners Multiple
13-031 Forensic Examiner - DNA Ft. Gillem, GA
5000-EOI Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Multiple Position Openings Multiple
13-026 Friction Ridge Analyst – Level 1 Multiple
13-028 Friction Ridge Analyst - Level 3 Multiple
13-029 Friction Ridge Analyst – Level 4 Multiple
13-027 Friction Ridge Analyst – Level 2 Multiple
13-025 Card Enrollment Specialist Multiple
13-063 Forensic Examiner 1 - Latent Print Multiple
13-064 Forensic Examiner 2 - Latent Print Multiple
13-065 Forensic Examiner Senior - Latent Print Multiple
13-022 Chemist 2 Ft. Gillem, GA
13-020 Case File Manager Ft. Gillem, GA
13-011 Forensic Examiner (Tool Marks) Multiple
13-021 Evidence Custodian Ft. Gillem, GA
13-035 Forensic Examiner Ft. Gillem, GA
13-024 Intelligence Analyst Ft. Gillem, GA
13-023 Forensic Specialist Ft. Gillem, GA
13-041 Operations Planner 4 Multiple

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Securing the Golden State from threats foreign and domestic

To protect the state of California from both foreign and domestic threats, ORISE supports the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (CalOES)—an agency which aims to protect lives and property by effectively preparing for, preventing, responding to, and recovering from all threats, crimes, hazards, and emergencies.