Jobs & Paid Interships

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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!


Urban Agriculture Opportunities in Chicago

KAM Isaiah Israel: Farm Manager/Young Leadership Summer Program Director

Garfield Park Conservatory: Head Beekeeper

Herban Produce: Part-time Greenhouse/Garden Worker

Chicago Botanic Gardens: PCC Wellness Center Farm Coordinator

Local Foods: General Manager

Chicago Botanic Gardens: Coordinator, North Lawndale Windy City Harvest Youth Farm

Loyola University: Assistant Professor in Applied Plant Biology and Sustainable Agriculture

University of Illinois: Visiting Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources (Local Foods Systems and Small Farms)


Related Opportunities in Chicago

Gourmet Gorilla: Inventory & Recipe Specialist

Local Foods: Operations Associate

Local Foods: Marketing Manager

Family Farmed: Finance Manager

Green Grocer: Customer Service Team Member

Irv & Shelly’s Fresh Picks: Warehouse/Retail/Driver

Food Tank: Organizing Director

Door to Door Organics: Delivery Driver

Gourmet Gorilla: Executive Chef

Gourmet Gorilla: Inventory & Recipe Specialist


Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area

Midwest Organics Recycling (McHenry, IL): Compost Facility Manager

Angelic Organics Learning Center (Caledonia, IL): On-Farm Educator


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

Chicagoland Environmental Network

Foresight Design Initiative (Chicago area)

International Network for Urban Agriculture


Good Food Jobs


Sustainable Food Jobs