EOD Strategic and Operational Planner, Senior

Key Role:

Provide input to Army and Joint explosive ordnance disposal (EOD), counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED), and technical exploitation, orders, policies, and programs. Conduct mission analysis, including staff estimates, courses of action, and decision support templates for campaign and contingency plans. Coordinate with a Combatant Command (COCOM), other service component commands, and interagency stakeholders to properly plan, prepare, and resource strategic and operational requirements. Participate in or facilitate Operational Planning Teams bureaus, boards, cells, conferences, and working groups events, information paper development, operational and strategic assessments, and response to or creation of Requests for Information. Participate in the development, analysis, and evaluation of policy, processes, or systems related to EOD, C-IED, and site exploitation. Support other initiatives and requirements such as security cooperation efforts, organizational assessment, and input to higher headquarters. Contribute to the synchronization of objectives, activities, and investments in a matrix organization with multiple functional areas.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with Military Decision Making Process (MDMP) or Joint Planning

  • Experience in Army Corps or higher level or on Joint staff

  • Knowledge of EOD and C-IED identity activities plans and policy

  • Ability to produce and provide written reports to senior military staff

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Explosive Ordinance Disposal school graduate

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Weapons Technical IntelligenceExperience with PACOM policies and procedures

  • Experience with JOPES

  • Experience with HMA

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Teams

  • PMP Certification

  • SAMS Graduate, Army FA59 completion, or completion of an Advanced Military Studies Program Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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