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

Healthy Soil Compost: Soil Cyclist/Driver

City of Chicago: Chicago Urban Agriculture Program Project Manager

Verzênay Pâtisserie: Farmers Market Sales

Windy City Harvest: Veteran Intern & Youth Farm Intern

Gary Comer Youth Center: Urban Agriculture Instructor & Farm Worker

The Urban Canopy: Farmers Market Booth Manager, Farm Worker & Driver

Growing Home: Job Placement Associate & Development Associate

Growing Power: Summer Youth Program Instructor

Metropolitan Farms:  Assistant Greenhouse Manager & AgriTour Guide

City Farm: Director of Urban Agriculture

Gotham Greens: Greenhouse Assistant

The Kitchen Community: Regional Director

Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Lutheran Services (Polk County, IA): Economic Development Supervisor

Kings Hill Farm (Mineral Point, WI): Crew Leader & Crew Members

Heritage Prairie Farm (Elburn, IL): Farm Maintenance

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

Cantigny Park (Wheaton, IL): Garden Technician

Related Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Chicago Food Policy Action Council: Community Outreach Specialist

Rogers Park Food Co-Op: Outreach Coordinator

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op: Store Clerk

Christy Webber Landscapes: Crew Leader, & Crew Member

City of Evanston (Evanston, IL): Seasonal Environmental Maintenance

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