Jobs & Paid Internships

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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

Chicago Park District: Gardening Program & Event Facilitator

Big Green: Garden Educator

FamilyFarmed: Farmer Training Program Manager, Events & Partnership Manager & Market Development Assistant

Smart Love Family Services: Gardener in Residence

Collective Resource: Compost Driver

Windy City Harvest: Rodeo Farm Coordinator

Urban Growers Collective: Summer Youth Program Instructor & Mobile Market Outreach + CDL Driver

Growing Solutions Farm: Assistant Grower

Omni Ecosystems: Vertical Landscapes Manager

Harvest20: Operations and Marketing Intern

Stein Learning Gardens: Garden Educator

Chicago Public Schools: School Garden Specialist

YMCA: Green Creation Team Youth Instructor

Loyola University: Farm Operations Coordinator

Endless Greens: Sustainability Associate

Herban Produce: Greenhouse Manager

Christy Webber Landscapes: Gardener, Design Lead, Crew Member, Crew Leader, Yard Hand, Store Supervisor & More

Gary Comer Youth Center: Urban Agriculture Grower

Sprout Home: Garden Crew

Gotham Greens: Greenhouse Assistant

Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Liberty Prairie Foundation: Farm to Table Kitchen Instructor & Farm Laborer

The Organic Gardener (Highland Park, IL): Build Crew

Prairie Wind Farm (Grayslake, IL): Vegetable Production Crew Member

The Green Earth Institute (Naperville, IL): Vegetable Production Intern

Sandbox Organics (Hebron, IL): Farm Workers

Liberty Prairie Foundation (Grayslake, IL): Prairie Farms Corps Crew Leaders

Heritage Prairie Farm (Elburn, IL): Events Team Member

The Cider Farm (Mineral Point, WI): Orchard Worker

Cantigny Park (Wheaton, IL): Garden Technician

Related Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

A Just Harvest: Director of Workforce & Economic Development

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op: Store Manager

Bubbly Dynamics: Communications Coordinator

The Land Connection: Executive Director

FamilyFarmed: Financing & Innovation Strategist

Endless Greens: Sustainability Crew Member

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