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Explosive Ordnance Disposal



Time in service and rank (up to E6) waivers are being considered. Don't de-select yourself for EOD before speaking with us. 

It is imperative you communicate to your Detailer your intention to submit an EOD conversion package BEFORE you are under orders. Preferably before your first MNA look. 


See MILPERSMAN 1220-200 for eligibility requirements.

Contact the EOD ECM for more information at:

COMM: 901-874-2827/4433
DSN: 312-882-2827/4433

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technicians (EOD) locate, identify, render safe and explosively dispose of foreign and domestic ordnance including conventional, chemical, biological, nuclear, underwater, and terrorists type devices enabling access during military operations in support of Carrier and Expeditionary Strike Groups, Mine Countermeasures, Naval Special Warfare, and Army Special Forces.  Provide training and assistance for military, federal, state, and local civilian law enforcement agencies in Anti-Terrorism/Force Protection procedures.  Support and conduct ordnance related intelligence collection and counter-terrorism operations.   Operate, maintain and repair specialized EOD and combat equipment.  Maintain required forms, records, correspondence, and files.  Duties include performing and supervising open and closed circuit SCUBA diving, explosive demolitions, parachuting, tactical delivery and extraction by unconventional insertion methods and small arms proficiency.

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