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Urban Agriculture and Related Job Opportunities 

Sprout Home Chicago: Part Time Garden Yard Sales Associate and Receiving and Delivery Assistant

Experimental Station: Full-time 61st Street Farmers Market Manager

Chicago Botanical Garden:

Seasonal – VeggieRx Assistant- Windy City Harvest (Chicago), Aquatic Plant Harvester Operator , Aquatic Plant Maintenance, Farm Production Crew Leader (Chicago)

Year Round- Chief Development Officer,  Managing Ecologist, Youth Farm Coordinator- Farm on Ogden 

Green City Market:  Seasonal Market Manager, Lincoln Park and Development Associate, Institutional Giving + Special Events

Plant Chicago: Marketplace Manager

Urban Grower Collective: Part-time Sales Team Member

Angelic Organics Learning Center: Farmer Training Program Coordinator

The National Young Farmers Coalition: 1) Campaigns Managing Director 2) Southeast Organizer 3) Project Management and Impact Coordinator

IMAN: General Manager Job

The Hatchery: Program Coordinator

Black Oaks Center: Organic Farm Co-Manager and Food Hub Manager

Farmshare Austin: Program Coordinator (Food Access Team)

Prairie Farm Corps: Youth Farm Supervisor

The Talking Farm: Sustainable Agriculture Internship Program

Environment, Policy, Urban Agriculture Related  Openings

Metropolitan Planning Council: Contracts Event Manager and Director of Environmental Policy 

Forest Preserves of Cook County: Multiple positions, learn more here

Student Conservation Association: Calumet  Tree Corps Member

The Field Museum: Youth Conservation Action Assistant

The Morton Arboretum: Director of Inclusion

The Nature Conservancy: Media Relations Manager

Energy Foundation: State Director 

Food Empowerment Project: Executive & Programs Assistant

Openlands: Forest Field Supervisor, Regional Planning Manager, Manager of Governmental Affairs 

Additional Resources for Urban and/or Sustainable Agriculture Opportunities in the Midwest & Nationally