Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Technical Recruiter (Sr/Principal/Senior Principal HR Specialist)

    Posted Date 6 months ago(8/23/2018 2:32 PM)
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    North Las Vegas
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  • Qualifications

    For Senior Level:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field and 5 years of professional level experience, or equivalent training and experience

    For Principal Level:

    • Bachelor’s degree in related field and at least 8 years’ of professional level experience, or equivalent training and experience.

    For Senior Principal Level:

    • Bachelor’s degree in related field and at least 12 years’ of professional level experience, or equivalent training and experience.


    For All Levels:

    • Minimum of 3 years of recent experience in recruiting and sourcing
    • History of generating high volume and high-quality candidates under very tight timelines
    • Experience with Boolean searches, social networking, cold calling, and LinkedIn tools
    • Experience in recruiting engineers, scientists, and technicians
    • Strong organizational and consulting skills to manage multiple requisitions for a variety of hiring managers at one time
    • Ability to proactively network and establish effective working relationships at all levels, both internally and externally
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • General knowledge of various employment laws and practices
    • Ability to travel within the U.S. and work non-standard hours to meet organizational requirements as required
    • Existing networks with STEM professional organizations and colleges and universities preferred
    • Experience with iCIMS Talent Acquisition suite preferred
    • Experience with and knowledge of employment regulations and practices for government contractors preferred

    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


    We are seeking a highly skilled recruiter experienced in sourcing and hiring Scientific, Technical, Engineering, and Math (STEM) talent to provide full-cycle recruiting to efficiently and effectively fill technical positions. This position is posted as a Sr. Technical Recruiter and may be upgraded to a Principal or Sr. Principal Recruiter based on the qualifications and skills of the successful candidate.  Our Senior Technical Recruiter will play a critical role in ensuring we hire the best possible STEM talent necessary to deliver important mission objectives. You will:

    • Quickly source active and passive candidates through a variety of methods such as social media, external job boards, user groups, professional networking, direct sourcing, and cold calling
    • Work with hiring managers to identify current and future technical talent needs, develop and execute recruiting plans, and research and present unique recruiting strategies
    • Develop and implement sucessful sourcing strategies for hard-to-fill STEM positions
    • Build networks and develop a pipeline of qualified STEM talent through social media, professional organizations, and college and university partnerships
    • Post openings using social media, professional organizations, job advertisements, and recommend other appropriate venues as needed
    • Attend career fairs and give presentations to support STEM recruiting and awareness of Nevada National Security Site career opportunities
    • Maintain effective relationships between Talent Acquisition, and hiring managers in order to provide superior and efficient placement of future employees
    • Ensure compliance with relevant employment laws and practices and recommend/participate in improvement initiatives for internal processes
    • Provide life-cycle recruiting for non-STEM positions as needed


    If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!


    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!


    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).