Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

Electrical - Technologist

Posted Date 2 months ago(4/1/2020 4:33 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Technical Support
Location : City
North Las Vegas
Location : State/Province (Full Name)


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).



We have an opening for an Electronics Technologist to provide field support for dynamic physics experiments within Stockpile Stewardship science program. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with engineers and scientists in the development and fielding of electrical, optical, and laser diagnostic data acquisition systems. 
  • Responsible for operating diagnostic equipment such as oscilloscopes, function generators, delay generators, spectrum analyzers, fiber optic inspection and cleaning equipment, optical time domain reflectometers, spectrum analyzers, etc. 
  • Assists in researching, extracting, analyzing and compiling system documentation, data acquisition, and technical data. 
  • Be a team member on specific event diagnostics as skills and experience permit. 
  • As a member of field support, must be able to adapt to diverse field environments. 
  • Must be competent in basic electronic work. 
  • Assists in the preparation of reports, graphs, proposals, studies and correspondence.
  • Assists in preliminary engineering analysis, conceptual design and engineering calculations.
  • Assists in and review project design and technical documents.
  • May perform drafting assignments, revise prints and prepare sketches. 
  • Work locations will include the North Las Vegas Facility and the Nevada National Security Site.


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

  • Associate degree in Electronics Technology plus 4 years' progressive related experience or High School diploma or equivalent training and experience plus 6 years' of progressive related experience.
  • Experience with electrical components, circuitry, the building up and hand wiring of circuit boards, soldering, AC/DC electronics, basic hand tools, electronic test and measurement equipment, and basic electronic troubleshooting.
  • Ability to work underground required. 
  • Ability to work well with others, as they will regularly interface with team members, other teams and outside organizations. 
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience with planning/organizing skills and initiative, and be capable of employing independent judgment and knowledge to ensure that requirements are completed efficiently and on time. 
  • Ability to effectively deal with pressures of deadlines and multiple tasks.
  • Experience working in a team environment that includes scientist, engineers, technicians, and designers. 
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision in a dynamic multidisciplinary project environment with simultaneous commitments to performance, cost, and schedule.  
  • Experience using standard office software products. 
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions, work independently, and work as part of a team.
  • Ability to execute work in a disciplined manner to demonstrate compliance with laws, codes, orders, and MSTS policies and procedures.
  • Limited travel is required.
  • 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.