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

Uncommon Ground: Farm Assistant

The Kitchen Community: Regional Project Manager

Plant Chicago: Mycology Assistant

The Organic Gardener: Garden Crew Member

Growing Home: Farm Sales Manager

Black Oaks Center: Farm Projects Coordinator

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


Related Opportunities in Chicago

Food & Water Watch: Part-time Grass Roots Organizer – GMO Labeling Campaign

Local Foods: Driver & Operations Team Member

Local Foods: Account Executive

The Organic Gardener: Executive and Administrative Assistant

Chicago Council on Global Affairs: Research Associate


Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Angelic Organics Learning Center (Caledonia, IL): Summer Farm Camp Leader

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

Angelic Organics Learning Center (Caledonia, IL): Office Manager

Dubuque Rescue Mission (Dubuque, IA) Assistant Garden Manager

Liberty Prairie Foundation:  Outreach Intern

Liberty Prairie Foundation: Prairie Farm Corps Crew Leader

Liberty Prairie Foundation: Prairie Farm Corps Farm to Table Kitchen Lead

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


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