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Café Cashier (Full-time, Regular)

Café Cook (Full-time)

Chief of Security (Full-time, Regular)

Exhibition Designer (Full-time, Regular)

Individual Giving/Annual Fund Manager (Full-time, Regular)

Member Relations Manager (Full-time, Regular)

Project Archivist – Costume Collection Research Files (Part-time, Temporary)

Security Officer (Full-time, Regular)

Special Events Coordinator (Full-time)



The Chicago History Museum offers full-time, regular employees comprehensive and flexible benefits packages so that you can customize a plan that works for you.

Options include:

  • Choice of three PPO medical plans that include wellness plans
  • Choice of two dental plans: one PPO and one HMO
  • Vision coverage
  • Life and accident insurance provided at no charge
  • Long-term disability insurance provided at no charge
  • Voluntary additional life insurance for you, your spouse, and/or child(ren)
  • 401(k) plan
  • Vacation and sick pay plans
  • Paid holidays and personal days
  • Two employee assistance programs (EAPs)
  • Employee Health Advocate
  • Discounts at the Museum Store and North & Clark Café
  • Free or reduced admission to participating Chicago cultural institutions
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