The Corning Museum of Glass is the foremost museum in the world dedicated to the art, history, science and technology of glass and glassmaking. We seek dynamic individuals interested in helping us fulfill our mission, “To Tell the World about Glass.” As a worldwide leader among museums, The Corning Museum of Glass strives to attract applicants with diverse backgrounds and ideas spanning across cultures, languages, beliefs, ethnicities, races, genders, and sexual orientations. We maintain a working environment that respects the differences among our employees, understanding that diversity strengthens us.
The Museum offers varied opportunities in many different areas for candidates who have the knowledge and expertise to join our professional staff of more than 160 individuals.
Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State, just a few hours from New York City, Washington, D.C. and Toronto, the area offers a variety of outdoor activities and cultural attractions. We offer full-time positions with excellent benefits as well as temporary positions in our peak summer season.
The Corning Museum of Glass is an equal opportunity employer.
We are a world leader. The quality of our glass collection, library, studio, programs, research, and conservation is among the best in the world, and we are proud to work here. We strive for excellence in everything we do.
We preserve our possessions: glass collection, library, facilities, and intellectual property. We are well aware that it is a privilege and responsibility to care for a significant part of the world's heritage of glass and glass-related materials.
We uphold the highest professional standards. We hold ourselves accountable for our words and actions. We act responsibly and ethically in our dealings with fellow employees, donors, vendors, and the public. We are open and honest in all our activities.
We respect our fellow employees, the public, and other constituents, appreciating our differences. We respect individuality and we understand that diversity strengthens us.
Our mission is to serve the public, utilizing our knowledge, collection, library, and educational and other programming, and by making our facilities available to the community.