Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Sr Emer Response Specialist

    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/6/2018 11:07 AM)
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    Las Vegas
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  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a business related field and at least 5 years’ of professional level experience, or equivalent training and experience.
    • Ability to utilize independent judgment, creativity, initiative, and ability to apply knowledge and experience to resolve problems and compose correspondence and reports
    • Ability to deal with pressure of handling multiple tasks, complaints, frequent interruptions, and time constraints.
    • Skills to adequately and professionally compose correspondence, reports, and prepare briefing materials. 
    • Ability to remember procedures, terminology, schedules, emergency response events, and other details. 
    • Experience in the use of web-based software and Microsoft Office applications.
    • Experience in preparing and submitting written reports detailing project progress, issues, and/or risks.
    • Ability to exercise high degree of accuracy and possess excellent organizational skills. 
    • Must possess outstanding oral and written communication skills in order to effectively interface with personnel.
    • Occasional domestic travel will be required (10%).
    • Must be willing to perform non-working hours, on-call duty, and ensure availability to work non-standard hours and deploy worldwide on short notice. 
    • Must be capable of performing moderate lifting and be medically qualified for deployment operations. 
    • Must submit to immunization for worldwide travel. 
    • Background in emergency response or similar work environment involving “on call” responsibilities is desirable.
    • Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.


    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.



    The Remote Sensing Laboratory, located on Nellis Air Force Base, seeks a talented individual to support emergency response operations for National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) response assets. 

    • Participate in planning, coordinating and executing activities for national emergency response assets that participate in trainings, exercises, and real world events. 
    • Develop and maintain procedures, documents, and reports for internal and external dissemination that are in compliance with DOE orders, as well as company procedures.    
    • Populate DOE databases with relevant asset information to include training requirements, asset event information, and budgetary updates. 
    • Develop and maintain procedures, documents, reports, and track requests for information for all matters relating to emergency response teams. 
    • This position will be expected to maintain significant communications and work in conjunction with colleagues at our office on Joint Base Andrews. 
    • Professionally interface with various personnel within and outside DOE, to include federal management. 
    • Become qualified and complete necessary training requirements for deployable and home team operations support requirements. 
    • Will be required to maintain additional specialized training requirements and the ability to work non-standard hours as dictated by emergency response activities. 
    • Develop and maintain relationships with other government agencies and external parties to facilitate exercise/drill requirements.
    • Candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, and have the ability to interface professionally, internal and external to the organization. 
    • Individual must maintain confidentiality and display a professional demeanor in daily activities. 
    • Perform related work as assigned by Supervisor.


    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).