ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ENGINEERING DUTY OFFICER IN-SERVICE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM:
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SUBJ/ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ENGINEERING DUTY OFFICER IN-SERVICE PROCUREMENT
AMPN/REF A IS PROGRAM AUTHORIZATION 101B FOR ENGINEERING DUTY OFFICER IN-
SERVICE PROCUREMENT PROGRAM.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the establishment of the engineering duty
officer (EDO) (14XX) in-service procurement program
(IPP) of reference (a).
2. The Navy must return ships to the fight as quickly as possible, whether
through peacetime maintenance or battle damage assessment and repair. This
IPP, the first to directly commission Sailors to EDO, provides a pathway for
exceptional Navy divers to continue their waterfront service as commissioned
officers leading deep ocean recovery, waterway clearance, ship husbandry,
wartime repair, and research and development missions.
3. Navy Recruiting Command will begin accepting applications for initial
14XX accessions beginning in Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 in accordance with Program
Authorization 101B. Selected candidates will attend Officer Candidate School
(OCS) in Newport, Rhode Island starting in FY-23. Upon completion of OCS,
candidates will attend the Naval Postgraduate School to earn a required
technical masters degree with follow-on specialized training at the Naval
Diving and Salvage Training Center. Interested Fleet applicants should
contact their career counselors for additional information regarding the OCS
4. Points of contact:
a. LCDR Savannah Gill, Engineering Duty Officer Community Manager, (901)
874-3473/DSN 882 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
b. Mr. Alan Bonifer, Assistant Engineering Duty Community Manager
(901)874-3102 or email@example.com.
5. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled,
whichever occurs first.
6. This NAVADMIN released by Vice Admiral Richard J. Cheeseman, Jr., N1.//