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Working at The Museum of Flight

Our Values and Our Work

Thank you for your interested in working at the Museum of Flight. The Museum believes in the empowerment of its people and that it's the people of an organization that creates success. The Museum believes in fair treatment to all, values diversity and is a committed Equal Opportunity Employer. Our staff motto, "All Hands, One Vision, Shared Excellence" guides our staff policies, procedures, culture and working environment. Our diverse and talented staff identifies and supports our mission. As employees of the Museum, we believe we are helping to better the lives of the people we come in contact and serve, and in our future.

We encourage you to review our posted jobs and apply for a specific opening. Applying for a position helps us understand your skills and interests and allows us to contact those whose qualifications appear to most closely match position requirements. Once an application reaches us, we send a confirmation email. We regret that due to the number of applications we receive, we cannot respond personally to all of the highly qualified applicants who contact us. If you do not hear back from us, please feel free to check our openings and submit additional applications for other positions.

Notice: It is the policy of The Museum of Flight to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disabilities, marital status, veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law. If an applicant has a disability and needs assistance in using this Web site, or applying for a position, please notify us at disability.accommodations@museumofflight.org and we will make appropriate arrangements.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Ways to Apply

  1. Apply online from the job search pages.
    1. Search employment opportunities
    2. Search volunteer opportunities
  2. Using the email address specific to the job description, send cover letter, a resume and a completed application form.

Employee Benefits

The Museum of Flight employees enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits and is market-competitive for a non-profit company of its size.

Health Plan

The Museum of Flight offers an enriched PPO health plan and pays 99 percent of monthly medical, dental, and vision premiums for employees. The Museum pays 65 percent of the monthly premium for employee spouses or domestic partners, and dependent children (up to age 25).

Life and Disability Insurance

We pay 100 percent of monthly premiums for life, short-term disability, accidental death & dismemberment, and business travel insurance.

403B – Pre-tax Deductions from Pay

Our staff may immediately participate in the voluntary portion of the tax-shelter plan.

The Museum also offers a company matching portion which is available after 1 year of employment with a minimum of 1000 work hours. The employee is required to contribute to the plan in order to participant in the company matching plan of 2% plus 0.05% for each year of service which is taken as a pretax deduction from pay. The company then matches by contributing 4% plus 0.1% for each year of service.

Employees may contribute up to 100 percent of their pre-tax compensation to a 403(b), up to the annual IRS maximum.

Time Off

Our employees in their first year of employment may accrue a minimum of 10 days (two weeks) of paid vacation and 10 days of paid sick leave per year. We observe 9 designated holidays:

  1. New Year’s Day
  2. Martin Luther King Day
  3. President’s Day
  4. Memorial Day
  5. Independence Day
  6. Labor Day
  7. Thanksgiving
  8. Friday after Thanksgiving
  9. Christmas Day

Plus our employees receive one floating holiday.

The Museum also offers the opportunity to earn up to 2 additional days in a calendar year through the Wellness Incentive Program.

Other Benefits

Our employees receive a 25% discount in our Gift Shop; multiple direct deposit options; membership discount in the Boeing Health Club and other Boeing Associations; and Museum Membership.

Note: We review our benefits plans and policies on a regular basis and may modify or eliminate benefit plans and policies at any time for any reason.