Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Senior Technologist

    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Technical Support
    Location : City
    North Las Vegas
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
    USD $58,510.40/Yr.
    USD $87,776.00/Yr.
  • Qualifications

    • Associate degree in a technical related field to the position plus at least 8 years’ progressive related experience or High School diploma plus 10 years’ progressive related experience, or equivalent training and experience.

    • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified Calibration Technician (CCT), or equivalent, credentials is highly desirable. Experience with implementation of ISO 17025, “General Requirements for the Competence of Testing and Calibration Laboratories,” is also desirable.

    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

    • Must have a valid driver’s license

    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.”



    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. 


    • Performs physical-dimensional calibrations, calculates and records critical parameters in the certification of measuring and test equipment (M&TE).

    • This position also maintains the accuracy and proper functioning of the M&TE. 

    • Performs sequence of testing by following calibration procedures for M&TE.

    • Maintain equipment data base files for measuring and test equipment requiring calibration including the collection, completion and filing of data and information related to routine and specific procedures and tests performed.

    • Maintains and updates the calibration system database using approved policies and procedures.

    • Follows procedures for set up of standards and specialized laboratory equipment to test, evaluate and calibrate other measuring and test equipment.

    • Disassembles measuring and test equipment to inspect components for defect.

    • Aligns, repairs and replaces component parts and circuitry.

    • Devises and uses formulas to solve problems in measurement and calibration.

    • Works under general supervision with limited technical direction provided as necessary. 

    • Executes work in a disciplined manner according to company policies and procedures, performing calibrations across various disciplines such as Physical, Dimensional, Pressure, Force, Mass, using nationally recognized methods, ensuring measurements are traceable to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), or other nationally acceptable methods and practices.

    • Able to use working, transfer, and reference standards to calibrate M&TE.

    • Performs work of moderate complexity independently and makes recommendations on issues and problem solutions. 

    • Ensures calibrations are performed using national consensus standards that provided documentation of calibration traceability to NIST.

    • Identifies areas needing improvement and provides recommended solutions. Develops calibration techniques, approaches, set-ups, calibration methodologies.

    • Independent work is reviewed for technical judgment, accuracy and completeness. 

    • Participates in the development of calibration specifications and automated calibration procedures, obtains calibration supplier bids for award of purchases of M&TE and calibration services.

    • Frequently coordinates work with peers, colleagues, customers, and vendors to plan and complete calibration tasks.

    • Provides direction to lesser experienced calibration laboratory personnel and monitors their work performance. 


    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).