Facilities Security Specialist

Job Expired

Houston, Texas, United States

Full Time

14 days ago

Job description

OVERVIEW: Axiom Space is the commercial leader in human spaceflight and on-orbit research & manufacturing services, steered by a team of experts and guided by the vision of a thriving home in space that benefits every human, everywhere. Axiom provides unprecedented access to the International Space Station today while building and operating its successor – the world’s first international commercial space station – to improve life on Earth and foster possibilities beyond it.  Our mission-driven team is seeking bold and dynamic Facility Security Specialists who are preoccupied with big questions: Where do we go from here? What are the limits of innovation and exploration? How do we continue to evolve as a species?


SUMMARY: Our team is looking for energetic and dynamic Facility Security Specialists that will function as the security representatives at the assigned facilities. The role requires strong customer service, organizational, time management, and communication skills. Multiple positions and levels may be filled by this announcement.



  • Responsible for the day-to-day security activity at assigned facility.
  • Monitor the main entrance lobby and assist with visitor control
  • Monitor employee parking areas to deter unlawful activity
  • Conduct patrols of Axiom Space property
  • Complete Daily Activity Reports to record security activity
  • Respond to employee requests for security service (escorts, crime reports, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned by the Facility Security Officer (FSO), Assistant Facilities Security Officer (AFSO), or the Protective Services Lead.


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

  • Associate degree in criminal justice or related field a plus but not required
  • 2-10 years’ experience and training as a Level II Security Guard, Level III Commissioned Security Guard, Level IV PPO, or similar role
  • Supervisory experience at the site supervisor level or above is highly desired

Essential Functions

  • This position is UNARMED
  • Work Environment: Generally, outside work, but can involve inside 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.
  • U.S. Citizenship is a requirement for this position.

 Physical Requirements

  • 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).
  • Operation of electric cart during patrols.
  • Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).


  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills, 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



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.

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