Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Nuclear Facilities Operations Specialist I

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4/25/2018 10:57 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Technical Support
    Location : City
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
    USD $56,284.80/Yr.
    USD $84,427.20/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical related field, or equivalent training and experience.
    • Experience working with requirements based systems for areas such as facility operations, maintenance operations.
    • Training or experience with high explosives handling and operations; or chemical handling, storage, transfer, and controlled release activities.
    • Training or experience in areas related to nuclear operations or nuclear maintenance such as those found at a Department of Energy nuclear facility, commercial power plant, or U.S. Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program is a plus.
    • Ability to read and follow detailed instructions utilizing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s). 
    • Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Computer skills in MS Word, Excel, and MS Outlook are desired.
    • DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted.  Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”
    • Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.



    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.


    Under general supervision of the Operations/Facility Supervisor, this position may:

    • Support operations and maintenance at Nuclear facility to maintain a condition and configuration to accept and support programs and projects
    • Access buildings, conduct walk-downs, inspections, and/or monitoring rounds to verify facility readiness to conduct or continue operations.
    • Perform system lineups in accordance with approved procedures and checklists.
    • Conduct in-service inspections (ISIs) and system surveillances.
    • Perform normal and emergency operation of installed facility structures, systems, and components in support of facility operations
    • Provide support for execution of program/project activities and data collection (e.g., fissile material handling, chemical, explosive, and radiological, etc.).
    • Accept individual responsibility and accountability for Environment, Safety, Health, and Quality (ESH&Q) processes within personal control, personal safety, and the safety of co-workers.
    • Comply with established ESH&Q regulations and procedures and performs duties in a way that will not cause personal danger, endanger other individuals, or violate environmental regulations.
    • Promptly correct or report any hazard or potential hazard to supervision.
    • Participate in and embrace MSTS safety initiatives.

    Overview (Text Only)

    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).