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

Esperanza Health Centers: Community Garden Coordinator

GreenCorps: Project Supervisor

Windy City Harvest: Seasonal Rodeo Farm Coordinator

Gotham Greens: Greenhouse Management/Crop Engineer

Endless Greens: Junior Sustainability Associate

Endless Greens: Seasonal Installation Crew

Gary Comer Youth Center: Urban Agriculture Instructor

The Organic Gardener: Garden Maintenance Team Member

The Organic Gardener: Garden Build Crew

The Organic Gardener: Garden Maintenance Manager

The Organic Gardener: Garden Communications Coordinator

USDA Food & Nutrition Service: Farm to School Program Specialist

Chicago Lights Urban Farm: Assistant Grower/Youth Educator Internship

Growing Home: Director of Employment Training


Related Opportunities in Chicago

Openlands: Urban Forestry Assistant

Family Farmed: Marketing & Communications Assistant

Family Farmed: Finance & Operations Administrator

Chicago Botanic Garden: Conservation and Land Management Internships

Chicago Botanic Garden: Assistant Horticulturist, Entrance Gardens

Chicago Botanic Garden: Assistant Horticulturist, Seasonal A-I

Chicago Botanic Garden: Groundskeeper, Seasonal

Chicago Botanic Garden: Seasonal Assistant, Plant Health Care


Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

GrowTown: Market Garden Grower


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

Chicagoland Environmental Network

Foresight Design Initiative (Chicago area)

Good Food Jobs


Sustainable Food Jobs