Metron Culture and Benefits

Innovative Team, Excellent Benefits

An Unparalleled Team of Committed Innovators

The Metron Aviation team is comprised of some of the brightest minds in math and science, technology gurus and air traffic management operational experts. We bridge concept engineering and operational systems allowing our staff to work on projects that enrich and fulfill their intellectual curiosity as they solve some of the most vexing ATM challenges. Flexible and fun, the Metron culture is reflected in our  comprehensive benefits plan. We promote health and wellness, financial security, work-life balance and personal choice and flexibility for employees and their dependents. If you’re looking for a challenging career with a growing industry leader, and a great workplace culture, look no further.


“My favorite aspect of working at Metron is the level of teamwork and technical expertise consistently displayed by company employees and staff. Given the wide variety of technical work that we do, the ability to exchange knowledge and leverage that information is paramount to our success. We do a very good job at this and it shows in the quality of our products.”

— Donovan Johnson, Senior Associate Analyst

Great Benefits

Paid Time Off and Vacation

Our Paid Time Off (PTO) policy begins with 15 days of vacation and personal time, along with 8 paid holidays, and 2 floating holidays per year for the first three years of service. After three years of employment, PTO is accrued at a rate of 20 days per year.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King’s Birthday
  • Presidents’ Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • + Two Floating Holidays

Professional Development and Training

Professional development and training is an extremely important part of our culture. Metron Aviation offers 100% reimbursement of allowable tuition/resource expenses up to $6000 per calendar year for pre-approved courses completed with a grade B or better.  We maintain strong relationships with leading universities and academic consortiums like NEXTOR and CATSR in addition to promoting career development and enrichment opportunities focused on developing balanced lives.

Fun Corporate Atmosphere

Our flexible and enjoyable work environment promotes employee social interaction.  Ranging from monthly gatherings, such as a Hot Cocoa Bar to our summer BBQ, our employees enjoy the opportunity to play, in addition to work with one another.


PPO coverage that meets personal needs, Metron Aviation pays up to 80% of the premium for eligible employees and their eligible dependents including:

  • Hospital
  • Surgery
  • Routine office visits
  • Mental health services
  • Professional, and Major Medical
  • Retail and mail order prescription drugs


Dental insurance for all eligible employees and their eligible dependents, including:

  • Preventative dental expenses
  • Basic dental expenses
  • Major dental expenses

Orthodontia expenses are also covered for eligible dependents under the age of 18. Metron Aviation currently pays 80% of the premium for all eligible employees including eligible dependents.


Vision insurance, as part of the medical coverage, for all eligible employees and their eligible dependents. This coverage includes annual doctor exams and corrective hardware offered at a discount through a co-pay system. Vision insurance can also be purchased as a stand alone benefit.

Flexible Spending Accounts

Employees are eligible to participate in Metron Aviation’s Health Care Flexible Spending Account and/or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account which allow payment of employee-paid insurance contributions, dependent/child care, and certain medical/dental expenses on a pre-tax basis (participation is optional).

Retirement and Profit Sharing Plan

401(k) Plan for all benefit-eligible employees. Employees may contribute up to the IRS maximum per year. Metron Aviation matches employee contributions up to four percent.

Other Insurance

Basic Life and AD&D insurance equal to two times annual salary up to 350k. Employees may purchase additional supplemental coverage for themselves, their spouse and eligible children. Short term and long term disability for employees is also available.

Employee Assistance Program

Employee assistance program with confidential consultation, practical information, and referral services to help establish a favorable work-life balance, address life issues and personal concerns.

Wellness Program

Health and wellness are important to employees therefore Metron Aviation offers a one-time payment of an initiation fee up to $100 for an employee’s membership in a health club or gym. Metron Aviation pays 75% of the first $50 of monthly dues for gym memberships (a maximum of $37.50 per month).

Green Office Policy

Metron Aviation has committed to “Going Green” and providing a work environment that supports corporate policies with environmental benefits while continuously striving to improve its sustainability efforts.