Careers In the Navy

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Warfare

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Warfare is the Department of Defense’s Maritime EOD Component and the World’s Premier EOD Force. It is the only EOD component trained to operate across the full range of military operations to include surface supplied and closed circuit diving, static line and military freefall parachute operations, and specialized insertion and extraction techniques.

EOD Warfare Officers are trained in: Underwater Mine Countermeasures (UMCM), Diving and Salvage Operations, Countering Improvised Explosive Devices (CIED), Counter Proliferation (CP)/Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD), Support to Special Forces (SOF) – Navy and Army, Conventional EOD Operations, Weapons Technical Intelligence (WTI), and Foreign Internal Defense (FID)/Theater Security Cooperation partnerships and training.

Navy EOD Warfare offers both men and women an exciting career and command opportunities in this small specialized community.