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

Advocates for Urban Agriculture: Outreach Coordinator (22-25 hrs/wk)

The Urban Canopy: Transporter

Sweet Beginnings, LLC: Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Angelic Organics Learning Center: Farmer Training Program Assistant

Windy City Harvest: Assistant Horticulturist 

Windy City Harvest: Adult Education Assistant

Windy City Harvest: Seasonal Assistant, Plant Health Care

Gotham Greens: Greenhouse Assistant

Urban Canopy: Farmers Market Lead

The Kitchen Community: Regional Project Coordinator

Sitka Salmon Shares: Seasonal Farmers Market Steward (4)

City of Chicago: One Summer Chicago

Windy City Harvest: Jobs for Youth

Metropolitan Farms: Farmers Market Manager

GreenCorps: Project Supervisor


Related Opportunities in Chicago

FamilyFarmed: Office Manager

FamilyFarmed: Program Assistant

Goodness Greeness: Produce Buyer/Manager

Goodness Greeness: Inside Sales, Organic Produce

Openlands: Treekeepers Program Manager


Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

The Land Connection (Champaign, IL): Farmer Training Program Manager

Pushing the Envelope Farm: Farm Manager

Midwest Organic & Sustainable Education Service (MOSES): Executive Director


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