Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Senior Civil/Structural Field Engineer (Senior Engineer)

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/6/2018 10:13 AM)
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    USD $85,155.20/Yr.
    USD $127,732.80/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    Bachelor’s degree in an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), plus at least 5 years’ relevant experience. Skill building experience must demonstrate either deeper technical specialization or additional cross-disciplinary knowledge. Graduate research experience may be recognized.

    • Nevada Professional Engineer’s License, or the ability to obtain, is required.
    • Knowledge of how codes and standards of other disciplines affect their discipline.
    • Knowledge is typically within one technical discipline or related disciplines.

    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, and 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.


    The primary role of the Field Engineer is to support the Construction Manager to ensure construction project Configuration Management, such that designs are properly reviewed, purchased, executed, installed, tested and Documented in accordance with the latest issued for construction documents. This role includes assistance to the construction superintendents in obtaining permits, inspections, technical changes, testing over sight, and design conflict resolution during the construction phase. 

    • Review Engineering Documents for constructability
    • Resolve conflicts between design documents and field conditions
    • Verify, calculate and report daily/weekly construction quantities installed
    • Monitor and collect data on concrete placements
    • Prepare input to construction schedule and man loading
    • Prepare or review cost estimates for new projects or changes to existing projects when requested
    • Observation of construction activities for individual projects
    • Ensure controls are in place to eliminate or mitigate hazards
    • Prepare turnover packages, including creating and tracking punch list items
    • Monitor and witness Construction/Start-up testing
    • Complete Lifting and Rigging Plans
    • Perform Trench Inspections and Prepare Excavation and Penetration Permits
    • Assist with Fall Protection Plans as Qualified Person when needed
    • Participate in field walk downs for Construction capabilities and Conceptual/Design verification
    • Prepare, review and approve material requisitions
    • Provide field survey oversight


    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).