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

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

The Talking Farm: Farm Assistant

Gotham Greens: Greenhouse Grower

Gotham Greens: Plant Operations Manager

Gotham Greens: Sales Manager

The Kitchen Community: Regional Garden Educator, Outreach

The Kitchen Community: Regional Garden Educator, Evaluation

The Urban Canopy: Compost Club Transporter

Windy City Harvest: Course Instructor – Business and Entreprenuership for Local Foods

Windy City Harvest: Course Instructor – Season Extentsion

Windy City Harvest: Course Instructor – Edible Landscaping & Rooftop Farming

The Organic Gardener: Garden Maintenance Crew Member

Chicago Park District: Harvest Garden Camp Counselor

Lincoln Park Zoo: Horticulturist

Tomato Mountain Farm: Farmers Market Worker

Chicago Urban Lights Farm: Summer Farm Camp Educator

Growing Home: Outreach Program Coordinator

Experimental Station: EBT Site Manager

Herban Produce: Greenhouse Manager

Openlands: Neighborhood Programs Intern

FarmedHere: Various Positions


Related Opportunities in Chicago

Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT): Development Director

Door-to-Door Organics: Quality Control Lead


Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Granor Farms: Part-time and Full-time Workers


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