Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Technical Writer II

    Posted Date 2 months ago(7/23/2019 1:32 PM)
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    Technical Support
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  • Qualifications

    Due to the nature of our work, US Citizenship is required for all positions.

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in related field and at least 2 years’ relevant experience
    • Ability to prioritize and schedule multiple activities in the most efficient manner and meet required deadlines. 
    • Able to utilize independent judgment, creativity, initiative, and ability to apply knowledge and experience to resolve problems and compose technical correspondence and reports.
    • Able to communicate with all types of people in a tactful, professional, and effective manner while screening and maintaining confidentiality.
    • Able to remember extensive policies, procedures, terminology, schedules, personnel, and other details.
    • Mechanical, electrical, maintenance, and/or construction experience desirable.
    • Knowledge of grammar, spelling, and punctuation. 
    • Ability to provide team direction and leadership.
    • Advanced knowledge of MS Word. 
    • Must have a valid drivers 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).   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.” 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.


    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.


    Assist the Senior and Principal Technical Writers with document development and document control duties for programs and operations at high hazard and nuclear facilities for mission work at the Nevada National Security Site.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Interview Subject Matter Experts and perform research for document development

    • Prepare new documents and revisions

    • Prepare graphic illustrations, charts, diagrams, and tables for use in documents

    • Facilitate document reviews and resolutions

    • Participate in document walkdown and tabletop reviews

    • Facilitate team input for hazard analyses

    • Facilitate document approval and publication

    • Qualify as Lead Planner


    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 HII Nuclear Inc.