Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Full-Time Positions

The Juliette K. and Leonard S. Rakow Research Library, www.cmog.org/research/library, of The Corning Museum of Glass is the world’s foremost library on the art, history and science of glass and glassmaking. Its mission is to maintain a comprehensive collection on the subject of glass, in multiple formats and languages. The Library’s rich collections include books dating to the 12th century, periodicals, an extensive digital collection, over 20,000 works of art on paper and 190 archives. The Library offers reference assistance to glass enthusiasts, researchers and scholars worldwide through its in-person and virtual reference services. The Library has a staff of over 20 FTE and is open to the public seven days a week. For more about the Rakow Library, read Behind the Scenes at the Rakow Research Library at blog.cmog.org/2015/04/16/behind-the-scenes-at-the-rakow-research-library-for-national-library-week/.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for a Digital Asset Manager.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for a Guest Services Associate.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for a Storage Facility Associate.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for an Assistant Conservator.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for a Director of Advancement.
The Corning Museum of Glass has reopened the search for the position of Preparator Supervisor. This is a working supervisor who can prioritize and manage multiple projects while being a motivator and team leader.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for an Events Production Lead Technician.
The Museum is currently seeking candidates for a Senior Manager of Communications.

Temporary Positions

There are no available temporary positions at this time.

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 GlassMarket, 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.

Blow Glass at Sea

Are you a hardworking, articulate, friendly, expert glassblower? Come work with the best. The Corning Museum of Glass is taking its live, narrated hot glassblowing demonstrations to sea on Celebrity Cruises. Narrator/Demonstrators must be able to blow glass, interact professionally with the public, and narrate the process for the audience in an articulate, engaging manner.

Job Description

Learn more about blowing glass onboard Celebrity Cruises

Frequently Asked Questions

Interested? Submit your resume, application form, and photos of your work through the Hot Glass Show at Sea Interest Form. We will contact you with additional details. You may also reach us at employment@cmog.org or (607) 438-5267 for more information. The Corning Museum of Glass is an Equal Opportunity Employer.