Navy EOD Instructor

Career Area: Training
City: Moyock
State: North Carolina
Country: United States
Job Description

The Navy EID Instructor will be responsible for providing quality training, ensuring that each student has a productive, challenging and meaningful experience in the classroom or on the firing range. The primary responsibility of each Instructor is the safety and well-being of all students during all training activities they lead. 



  • Serve as the Project Manager (PM) for Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC), Range Utilization, in Support of Combat Skills Basics / Sustainment Unit Level Training
  • Manage requirements and ensures compliance with established range standard operating procedures (SOP’s) in order to provide marksmanship ranges, helicopter landing zones (HLZ’s), drop zones (DZ’s), urban training areas, shipboard simulator, container stack and pier training areas, explosives training and/or demolition ranges, convoy routes, or other training areas as needed.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert to convey Range Safety Officer (RSO) certification(s) to qualified NECC personnel
  • Conduct basic to advanced explosives safety and improvised explosive device (IED) awareness training. Also provides explosives demonstration and IED training lanes component recognition for multiple Constellis clients
  • Serve as the Deputy National Mentor (NM) and performs duties in support of the National Mentor (NM) in order to maintain continuity of operations during NM travel, temporary duty, illness, or other absences. Ensures seamless execution of NM program and supports surge capability across all 26 NRDs as needed to meet increased candidate goals
  • Maintain standards and qualifications in accordance with Navy Instruction(s) and conducts high risk training in accordance with US Navy OPNAVINST 1500.75D, Policy and Governance for Conducting High-Risk Training
  • Deliver firearms and classroom training to both in-house and private ACADEMI customers
  • Support multiple Constellis clients ranging from conventional to SOF EOD forces and other clients requiring training or range support services
  • Assist with VIP visits
  • Assist other training programs as needed
  • Ensure customer satisfaction and business development
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • U.S. Citizenship is required 
  • Must be at least 21 years of age with no legal disqualifiers to possess firearms
  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician with a minimum of ten (10) years operational EOD experience. 
  • Graduate from Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD) and award of one of the following EOD specialty codes; US Navy NEC 5337, US Army MOS 89D, USMC MOS 2336 and US Air Force AFSC 3E871
  • Recent EOD deployments (last 7-10 years) to CENTCOM or AFRICOM operational theatres highly desired
  • Ability to achieve and maintain certification as a North Carolina certified “blaster” or “blaster in charge” as defined in 13 NCAC 07F.0704 and 29 CFR 1926.901.
  • Prior certification as an EOD instructor, preferably NAVSCOLEOD, unit EOD Training Manager, or other adult learning theory training standards certification relative to EOD training
  • Five years of firearms instructor experience required
  • NEC 0812, NRA, DCJS or other USMIL equivalent firearms certification required
  • Must possess NEC 9502 or other military designator
  • Must have Honorable Discharge
  • Heavy weapons certification is a plus
  • Must be experienced in instructional techniques and proficient in MS Office   
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage time and multiple priorities to completion
  • Problem solving skills with an analytical thought process
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment



Work is based in a busy training environment and subject to frequent interruptions. In addition to work in a classroom setting, frequent work outside and in inclement weather conditions is required, including heat, cold, and humidity.  May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. Must wear Personal Protective Equipment as required by established Company Safety standards.  Normal work hours are Monday-Friday 7:00 to 4:00, however some extended night or weekend hours are required, and work schedule will vary. 




Must be able to lift, lower, carry, push or move objects up to 80 lbs. Various tasks may require intermittent standing or prolonged sitting, and the ability to walk, reach, kneel, crouch and handle work related supplies and tools.