Engineer or Scientist

Company Information

Company Name: NSWC Indian Head EOD Technology Division

Position: Permanent

Start Date:


4247 South Patterson Rd., Suite 116
Indian Head, MD 20640
United States

Job Information

Job Description for Engineer or Scientist

The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division (NSWC IHEODTD) is the Department of Defense (DoD) Energetics Center and serves as the DoD Explosive Ordance Disposal Technology Program lead.  NSWC IHEODTD focuses on the research, development, test, evaluation and in-service support of energetics and energetic systems as well as works to provide Soldiers, Marines, Sailors, and Airmen worldwide with the information and technological solutions they need to detect/locate, access, identify, render safe, recover/exploit, and dispose of both conventional and unconventional explosive threats.
Job Description: 
As a civilian engineer/scientist, you may be working with explosives; propellants; pyrotechnics; chemicals; rocket, missile, and gun propulsion systems; missile simulators; test and diagnostic equipment; tri-service cartridge-actuated devices; propellant-actuated devices; and aircrew escape propulsion systems, to name a few. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Explosives Ordnance Disposal Technology Division (NSWC IHEODTD) provides special weapons support, explosives safety support, and ordnance environmental support to the U.S. foreign military and ordnance industry.
Salary Range:  $67,687 to $132,649 annual (salary may vary depending on the duty location, education, and experience)
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Job Requirements for Engineer or Scientist

Potential Majors:
Engineering:  Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, Chemical, Aerospace, Industrial, Materials Science
Science:  Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Statistics
NSWC IHEODTD welcomes inquiries from all engineering disciplines, physicists, chemists, mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists. From a BS to a PhD, there is a place for you at NSWC IHEODTD.
Interested candidates submit resumes and transcripts to:

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Name: Lisa Robey

Title: Recruiting and Student Outreach Lead


Phone: 301-744-4519 (Voice)