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

Vivant Gardening Services: Spring Gardening Assistant

Near North Montessori: Farm Assistant

Green City Market: Development Manager, Market Manager, Market Assistant & Communications Coordinator

Metropolitan Farms: Greenhouse Grower, Community Liaison, Assistant Greenhouse Manager & AgriTour Guide

Chicago Park District: Harvest Garden Camp Counselor

City Farm: Director of Urban Agriculture

Endless Greens: Junior Sustainability Associate

Windy City Harvest: Rooftop Coordinator, Rodeo Farm Coordinator, Food as Medicine Intern, Rodeo Crew Leader, Washington Park Grower, Farm Ops Crew Leader & Construction Crew Leader

Gotham Greens: Production SupervisorGreenhouse Assistant

The Kitchen Community: Regional Director & Regional Project Coordinator

Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

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

Mighty Greens (Elburn, IL): Greenhouse Assistant & Seasonal Farm Member

Heritage Prairie Farm (Elburn, IL): Produce Field Manager & Event Assistant

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

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

The Nature Conservancy (Peoria, IL): Director of Agriculture

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

Windy City Harvest: Grower, Lake County Youth Farm

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

Related Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

Sprout Home: Landscape Crew Member

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op: Store Manager

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op: Store Clerk

Christy Webber Landscapes: Residential Operations Manger, Crew Leader, & Laborer

Gethsemane Garden Center: Gardens Department Attendants

Chicago Cubs: Temporary Grounds Crew

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

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