Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Supervisor I

    Posted Date 1 month ago(8/14/2019 9:31 AM)
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  • Qualifications

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

    • Bachelor's degree in related field, or equivalent training and experience, plus a minimum of 5 years of related and progressively responsible experience.

    • Ability to communicate (oral and written) with employees, managers, customers, vendors, etc.
    • Ability to build and lead teams and develop direct reports and others.
    • Ability to monitor and measure performance.
    • Ability to problem solve.
    • Must be able to work within, and utilize data obtained from, the electronic planning software being utilized, such as Primavera, or other similar software.
    • Must have a good knowledge of Construction Work Processes in order to properly sequence, prioritize, and tie logic between all planned and scheduled activities.
    • Creates an environment where employees feel safe to raise issues, empowered to address issues, and supported to resolve issues.
    • Work Schedule will be 4/10's,  Monday - Thursday, 7:00am - 5:30pm
    • 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.

    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 Supervisor will support the Construction Department in the area of Work Planning and Control (WP&C) and will assist with establishing an integrated scheduling program.

    They will be a subject matter expert for WP&C requirements in support of Real Property and Programmatic Equipment, Construction and Subcontracts within the Nuclear and Non-Nuclear Facilities at the NNSS.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Must be able to identify trained and qualified WP&C staff to provide support for construction work for the NNSS, North Las Vegas, and other facilities.
    • Point of contact for WP&C questions, concerns, improvements and issue resolution.
    • Must be able to identify and/or assist in the development of the Scope of Work to be planned and scheduled.
    • Ensure compliance with Nuclear Facility Maintenance WP&C and Conduct of Operations requirements.
    • Establish and coordinate activity level work assignments and/or work projects and direct work package planning.
    • Assign the prioritization of work orders, and track progress of assigned packages. 
    • Resolve issues arising from questions/problems encountered during the planning and review process.
    • Organize and supervise day-to-day operations of work planners assigned, ensuring that schedules are kept.
    • Oversee work performed by planners and schedulers, providing continuous improvement leadership. 
    • Prepare reports and graphs to illustrate work performed and work forecast.
    • Participate in Plan of the Day and Plan of the Week process, and attend weekly Construction Department staff meetings.
    • Must be able to electronically or otherwise incorporate all planning data, obtained from the planning software and from verbal communications with project participants, into the overall project plan and schedule.
    • Participate in construction-related cost estimates.
    • Directly supervise individual contributors, including approving time, conducting performance evaluations, and participating in the recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training of assigned staff.
    • Implement and follow company policies, procedures and directives.
    • Responsible for working within assigned budget.
    • Interact daily with subordinates and frequent interaction with manager.


    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.