Warrant Officer Prerequisites and Duty Description

740A - Chemical, Biological, Nuclear and Radiological (CBRN) Technician

CBRN Warrant Officers provide in-depth technical expertise in the areas of CBRN defense. Plans, coordinates, and directs CBRN operations and training to include CBRN vulnerability assessment; multi-spectral obscuration; sensitive site exploitation and assessment; CBRN reconnaissance; CBRN decontamination; CBRN force protection; combating Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) which includes nonproliferation, counterproliferation, consequence management, and identification of Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) (including Toxic Industrial Chemicals (TIC) and Toxic Industrial Materials (TIM)); and defense support to civil authorities. Plans, employs, and coordinates CBRN systems in support of joint, interagency, intergovernmental, multinational (JIIM), and combined arms operations. Provides a broad base of technical expertise in the area of CBRN modeling, simulations, and hazard prediction. Subject matter expert that provides commanders (battalion through Army command) with recommendations on the full range of CBRN operations and hazards. Plans, recommends, and evaluates CBRN training activities. Plans, recommends, and evaluates the maintenance of CBRN defense systems. Prepare plans for training, operations, supply and maintenance of CBRN units and personnel.

Minimum prerequisites:


Preferred qualifications:

Please contact the proponent POC below for any questions regarding qualifications. Address all other inquiries to the Warrant Officer Recruiting Branch at wo-team@usarec.army.mil

US Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School
14030 MSCoE Loop, Suite 1029
Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473
AC - Comm: 573-563-7376
AR - Comm: 573-563-4026
DSN: 676-7376
FAX: 676-8063


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