Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Manager II

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
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    USD $132,496.00/Yr.
    USD $211,993.60/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or related science, or equivalent training and experience
    • 14 years of related professional experience of which 4 years must be in nuclear operations, maintenance or design at a nuclear facility where radioactive materials are routinely handled, stored, processed or utilized
    • Working knowledge of DOE O 422.1, “Conduct of Operations,” 10 CFR 830 Sub Parts A and B, DOE O 425.1D, “Verification of Readiness to Startup or Restart Nuclear Facilities,” DOE O 420.1C, “Facility Safety,” and DOE-STD-1073, Configuration Management"
    • Experience working with requirements based systems
    • Experience in managing personnel, performing workload distribution, and execution of the work
    • Skilled in working and communicating effectively with managers of other functional organizations (e.g. Engineering, Construction, Project Management, and the National Weapons Laboratories (NWL))
    • Proficient in oral and written communication
    • Skill and ability to understand complex data, terminology, procedures, laws and regulations
    • Ability to create and maintain highest levels of confidentiality when dealing with proprietary information and sensitive situations
    • Department of Energy Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level) and Human Reliability Program (reference 10 CFR Part 712, “Human Reliability Program”) certification. 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, will 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.




    Per DOE O 426.2, these are Personnel responsible for supervision, design, evaluation, modification, testing and performance of technical support functions for the operating organization. Personnel considered for Nuclear Management positions require:

    • 4 years of nuclear experience or an acceptable alternative


    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.



    • Report to the DAF Manager and assist with leading the DAF management team
    • Primary assignment is to manage overall operation of the DAF on a day-to-day basis
    • Must be able to assume all responsibilities of the DAF Manager, subject to delegation from the DAF Manager, to ensure the DAF is operated in a fully compliant manner in accordance with the National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada Field Office (NNSA/NFO) approved Documented Safety Analysis and Technical Safety Requirements (DSA/TSR)
    • Provide leadership and management of MSTS programmatic and physical efforts required to operate and maintain the DAF as a fully functional, cost-effective nuclear facility and safe location for National Weapons Laboratories (NWL) program experiments.  These efforts include routine operation of the equipment and systems associated with the facility; inspections and surveillance; preventive and corrective maintenance of the DAF, its associated systems, components, structures and equipment.
    • Oversee implementation of modifications and enhancements to the facility
    • Maintain a skilled and trained base staff and matrixed support personnel who are well versed in the processes and procedures required to safely conduct work and experiments involving special nuclear material (SNM) at the facility
    • Provide continuous transparent and open interface with both MSTS Senior Management and National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada Field Office (NNSA/NFO) personnel (e.g. Facility Representatives (FR), Safety System Oversight (SSO), Program Leads, and Nuclear Safety) ensuring all are kept apprised of activities, operations, and issues that arise at the DAF
    • Provide oversight/direction to subordinate managers and personnel who are required to maintain quality assurance, project documentation, training, work processes and performance documents, document compliance, records, and work planning/scheduling for operation and maintenance of the DAF
    • Leadership in the implementation of Conduct of Operations and Integrated Safety Management (ISM) is an integral responsibility of this position, as demonstrated by periodic presence in the DAF, including leadership in the area of policy/procedural compliance
    • Lead safety and security implementation by continuously setting the example and enforcing compliance with all applicable requirements; emphasize the safety of each employee and the protection of equipment and property.  Take immediate action to correct reported or observed unacceptable safety and health conditions and/or behaviors.  Ensure appropriate procedures, training, equipment, warnings, and tools are provided to allow employees to work safely.  Support and encourage employee participation in MSTS safety and security initiatives.


    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).