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Facilities Project Manager

Axiom Space

Axiom Space

Webster, TX, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023

Axiom Space is building for beyond, guided by the vision of a thriving home in space that benefits every human, everywhere. The leading provider of human spaceflight services and developer of human-rated space infrastructure, Axiom Space operates end-to-end missions to the International Space Station today while developing its successor, Axiom Station – a permanent commercial destination in low-Earth orbit that will sustain human growth off the planet and bring untold benefits back home.

Axiom Space fosters a diverse environment inclusive of all perspectives. We are the pioneers of commercial space, leading the transformation of low-Earth orbit into a global space marketplace. Our mission-driven team is seeking a bold and dynamic Facilities Project Manager who is fueled by problem-solving, continuously curious, and driven to understand our world, science/technology and life itself, for the benefit of all on Earth and beyond.

SUMMARY: Our team is looking for an energetic and dynamic Facilities Project Manager who will primarily be responsible for aiding Axiom’s Facilities team with expanding and outfitting all our facilities to meet Axiom’s expanding business needs. We are looking for an individual who is passionate about thoughtful building design, building systems, and excels at problem solving. The role requires strong organizational, time management, and communication skills.


  • Responsibilities will include ensuring all projects are completed efficiently, safely, and within budget
  • Oversee new construction, renovations, and upgrades of Axiom facilities
  • Visit job sites daily to document and ensure the quality, safety, and progress of the work in alignment with our competency of problem solving
  • Record activities on a daily log for all project documentation
  • Maintain photo records of all phases of the assigned projects
  • Oversee assigned projects from initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, controlling, to closure in alignment with our competency of organizational support
  • Must be able to read and interpret technical diagrams and blueprints
  • Oversee assigned new construction, renovations, and special projects
  • Review pre-construction plans and documentation to ensure construction materials and techniques meet requirements
  • Attend and participate in all progress meetings for assigned projects in alignment with our competency of communication
  • Adhere to Federal state and local building regulations
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with projects architects, engineers, and contractors in alignment with our competency of teamwork

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, education, and training
  • 5+ years of facilities experience with construction, planning, design, and space allocation.
  • Laboratory construction preferred.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microsoft office and Facility Management Software.

Essential Functions

  • Work Environment: Generally, an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on the task.


  • Must be able to complete a U.S. government background investigation.
  • Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which the position is advertised.
  • Proof of U.S. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency is a requirement for this position.

Physical Requirements (For Technicians or others, this may require edits)

  • Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90% of the time). May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs. (5% of the time).
  • Equipment and Machines
  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).


  • Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Excellent communication skill, verbal and written
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Result oriented personality with a creative approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivated

Competencies: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and principles; upholds organizational values.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values; benefits organization through outside activities; supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
  • Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.
  • Cost Consciousness - Works within approved budget; develops and implements cost saving measures; contributes to profits and revenue; conserves organizational resources.
  • Teamwork - Eager and able to work in a collaborative and cross-disciplinary fashion in a fast-paced, dynamic and deadline-oriented environment.

Axiom Space is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Axiom Space does not discriminate on the basis of race, regional color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.