Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Full-Time Positions

Provides leadership for the Museum’s excellence in collections management and display, changing exhibitions, acquisitions, conservation, and publications. Serves as a member of the Museum’s Leadership Team. Sets strategy for the departments within the directorate and works closely with the President and Executive Director and Leadership team to achieve key initiatives and to carry out policies and maintain professional standards. Continually reviews and evaluates programs and objectives within the scope of responsibility.
Spearheads the Museum’s foundation, corporation and governmental giving efforts. Identifies and qualifies these potential institutional donors; creates and implements strategies to maximize engagement with and secure philanthropic support from these sources of funding ...
Identifies, qualifies, cultivates, solicits and stewards new and existing donors who have the capacity to make major gifts to The Corning Museum of Glass. Partners closely with the Chief Advancement Officer (CAO) to drive an innovative, effective, and rapidly growing major gifts fundraising program ...

Temporary Positions

The Communications Associate works closely with Communications staff to assist with media coverage, as well as the writing, copyediting, branding, and messaging of a variety of content.
The Program Assistant at The Studio assists in all areas with rotating responsibilities depending on the season. The Studio Assistant will act as a glassmaking instructor in group programs (spring and fall) and assist the technical team, students and renters (winter and summer).

Seasonal and Part-Time Positions

During our peak season (Memorial Day through Labor Day), we add a number of seasonal workers in front-line positions such as Sales Associates in the Museum Shops, Guest Services Associates at the admissions desk and throughout the Museum as well as in the Make Your Own Glass workshop at The Studio. These are temporary positions. Anyone who is currently 16 years of age or older may apply for one of these temporary positions by contacting Kelly Services at (607) 962-4616 or 4317@kellyservices.com

Glassblowers and Flameworkers

Do you want to spend your summer in a creative environment? The Make Your Own Glass Workshop of The Corning Museum of Glass offers glass blowers and flameworkers employment during our peak season (Memorial Day through Labor Day). We look for individuals to assist visitors blow glass ornaments, pull flowers at the furnace, or make glass beads. If you are self-motivated, responsible, have good customer service skills, and are experienced in glass blowing or flameworking, please send resume and work portfolio to Glady West at westgm@cmog.org.