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

Growing Home: Development Assistant

Art Institute of Chicago: Gardener

Chicago Public Schools: Farm to School Intern

The Urban Canopy: Market Booth Manager

Chicago FarmWorks: Temporary Farm Assistant

Growing Power: Fresh Moves Bus Driver

Sitka Salmon Shares: Seasonal Farmers Market Steward

Hoosier Mama Pie Company: Farmers Market Pie Slinger

Verzênay Pâtisserie: Farmers Market Sales

Gary Comer Youth Center: Urban Agriculture Instructor & Farm Worker

Gotham Greens: HR Generalist Greenhouse Assistant

Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

McHenry County College: Director of Urban Agriculture

Chicago Botanic Garden: Seasonal Groundskeeper

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

Sitka Salmon Shares (Schaumburg & Batavia): Seasonal Farmers Market Steward

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

Earth First Farms (Berries Center, MI): Organic Farm Worker

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

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

Cantigny Park (Wheaton, IL): Garden Technician

Related Opportunities in the Greater Chicago Area and Midwest

FamilyFarmed: Market Development Manager & Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum: Public Engagement Facilitator

Dill Pickle Food Co-Op: Prepared Foods Manager

Endless Greens: Sustainability Crew Member

Healthy Schools Campaign: Vice President of National Policy and Advocacy

Christy Webber Landscapes: Crew Leader & 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