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

Gardeneers: Operations Coordinator & Assistant Director of Development

Chicago Lights Urban Farm: Assistant Grower Internship

Windy City Harvest: Urban Garden Lab InstructorApprenticeship InstructorWashington Park Youth Farm Coordinator

Gotham Greens: Production SupervisorGreenhouse Assistant

The Kitchen Community: Regional Director,  Regional Development Manager &  Regional Project Coordinator

Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Liberty Prairie Foundation (Grayslake, IL): Community Food Systems Intern & Farm to Table Kitchen Lead

The Organic Gardener (Highland Park, IL): Garden Intern & Greenhouse Intern

Frogtown Farm (St. Paul, MN): Farm Manager

Windy City Harvest: Grower, Lake County Youth Farm

Illinois Stewardship Alliance (Springfield, IL) : Executive Director

Cantigny Park (Wheaton, IL): Greenhouse Grower, Forestry Crew Supervisor & Educational Facilitator

Related Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

City of Evanston (Evanston, IL): Climate and Energy Program Coordinator

Biodynamic Association (Milwaukee, WI/Remote): Development Director

McDonald’s (Oak Brook, IL): Global Farmer Program Manager

US Foods (Rosemont, IL): Local & Sustainable Product Lead

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