Jobs & Paid Interships

If you have an urban/sustainable agriculture-related listing that you’d like posted here please send all pertinent information (preferably with a link to an online job description) to Billy Burdett at coordinator@auachicago.org.

Please note: In addition to the job posting sites listed at the bottom of this page, new listings can often be found at AUA’s Google Group before they are posted here.  Click here to access the group!

 

Gary Comer Youth Center: Urban Agriculture Instructor (Full-time)

GROW Woodlawn: Garden Teacher (Part-time, seasonal)

Academy for Global Citizenship (Chicago): School Garden Coordinator (Part-time)

STEM/After School Matters/Chicago Botanic Garden (Chicago): Urban Garden Lab Instructor (Part-time, Seasonal)

Urban Vocational Garden for Adults with Autism in IL Medical District (Chicago): Farmer/Grower

Growing Home, Les Brown Memorial Farm (Chicago and Marseilles, IL): Training Associate (Part-time, Seasonal)

The Smart Gardener (Chicago & suburbs): Professional Organic Food Gardener

Gethsemane Garden Center (Chicago): Multiple positions in the perennials, annuals, statuary, roses, greenhouse, inside/outside cashiers, delivery drivers, parking lot attendants, and trees/shrub departments (Full-time, Part-time, Seasonal)

Dill Pickle Food Co-op (Chicago): Cashier/Health & Wellness Assistant (Part-time)

Veg Head (Chicago): Crew

Openlands (Chicago): Community Greening Associate (Full-time)

Food Animal Concerns Trust (Chicago): Development Director (Full-time)

City Escape (Chicago): Interiorscape/Tropical Plant Manager

Triton College (River Grove, IL): Sustainable Agriculture Faculty (Full-time, Tenure Track)
Click on “Full Time Faculty,” apply by 4/18/14

The Organic Gardener Ltd. (North Shore, Highland Park): Garden Crew Member (Part-time, Seasonal)

Angelic Organics Learning Center (Chicago, Caledonia, Rockford, IL): Summer Farm Camp Leader, On-farm Initiative; On-Farm Educator; Director of Development & Communications; Farm Finance Program Coordinator

Chicago Botanic Garden (Glenco, IL): Assistant Horticulturalist (Full-time, Seasonal)

Tempel Farms Organics (Waukegan, IL): Field Crew Members, Livestock/Field Crew Member, Wash/Pack Coordinator, Cut Flower/Field Crew Member (All Full-time & Seasonal)

Loyola University Urban Retreat and Ecology Center (Woodstock, IL): Farm Operations Assistant  Click on “Search Postings”

Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Research Assistant (Cantonese or Mandarin speaker) (Part-time, Temporary)

World Wide Farms/Meyer Farms (Wauconda, IL): Garden/Farm Manager

Seed Savers Exchange (Northeast Iowa): Collection Curator; Hand Pollination Interns; Retail/Garden Staff; Preservation Horticultural Assistant; Preservation Garden Crew – Corn Hand Pollination; Preservation Pollination and Processing

 

More job posting sites (urban/sustainable agriculture-related positions in Chicago and nationwide):

Chicagoland Environmental Network

Foresight Design Initiative (Chicago area)

Good Food for All (Chicago)

International Network for Urban Agriculture

Eco-Farm

Good Food Jobs

Idealist

Sustainable Food Jobs

 

 

 

 

3 Responses to “Jobs & Paid Interships”

  1. I would like to post a position announcement but when I click on the link above it takes me straight to an error page. Is there another address that I can forward the announcement to? Thanks!

  2. Hi Marcia, thanks for alerting us to this! It will be fixed momentarily. In the meantime, you can always just copy and paste the email address listed above in order to email job info to the coordinator (the email address is current, but the link has broken for some reason).

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