Alert
Close

Take AARP’s Smart Driver course and you could save money on your car insurance. Learn more

Highlights

Open

most popular
ARTICLES

Viewed

work
PROGRAMS

Best Employers for Workers Over 50

See the latest winners of this AARP recognition program.

Employer Resource Center

Attract and retain top talent in a changing workforce.

Best Employers

The Aerospace Corporation

Winner: 2008 AARP Best Employers for Workers Over 50

Benefits/Alternative Work Arrangements: The Aerospace Corporation offers the following alternative work arrangements to its full- and part-time employees: flextime, telecommuting, and a formal phased-retirement program. The company also offers full-time employees the option of working compressed work schedules. Full-time employees are eligible to move to part-time work on a permanent and temporary basis. 

Opportunities for Retirees: The Aerospace Corporation currently has 3,240 retirees and an employee directly responsible for retiree relations. The company stays connected with retirees by communicating regularly, by inviting them to organization events and celebrations, and by formally acknowledging retirees when they retire. The corporation has launched a retiree Web site with sections on group insurance, retirement, and news. The company also offers retirees temporary work assignments, and consulting and contract work.

Age of Workforce: Fifty-three percent of the company’s employees are age 50+. The average tenure of employees age 50+ is 16 years.

 

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

Jobs You Might Like

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.

Woman sitting on sofa using laptop
membership adt

Small business owners save 20% on new installation of any new ADT security system.

Mujer en la parte de afuera de so negocio

Free quotes for members from the AARP® Small Business Insurance Program.

Member Benefits

Renew today! Members receive exclusive member benefits & affect social change.

Explore Your Learning Possiblities