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Urban Agriculture and Related Job Opportunities

University of Illinois Extension: Extension Educator — Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Vital Village: Community Food Systems Fellowship

Chicago Lights Urban Farm: Youth Program Coordinator

Stein Learning Gardens: Executive Director

Farm Commons: Communications Manager

Urban Growers Collective: Green Era Project Manager

The Land Connection: Farmland Access Program Manager

Closed Loop Farms – Production Manager

Black Oaks Center: Chief Operating Officer

Deep Roots Project – Delivery Driver

Chicago Botanical Garden: Seasonal and Year-Round Opportunities available 

UIC: Student Sustainability Program Coordinator

Urban Canopy: LUSCA Lead

Urban Canopy: LUSCA Admin

Urban Canopy:Compost Club Admin

Urban Canopy:Farmer’s Market Booth Manager

Urban Canopy:Transporter

Urban Canopy:Bucket Washer

Montessori school: Farm & Building Maintenance Associate (part-time)

Green City Market: Opportunities with Partner Farmers 

Environment, Policy, Urban Agriculture Related  Openings

Friends of the forest preserve: Full time and seasonal opportunities 

Forest Preserves of Cook County: Employment opportunities 

Openlands: Regional Planning Manager

Keller Science Action Center: Administrative Coordinator

Additional Resources for Urban and/or Sustainable Agriculture Opportunities in the Midwest & Nationally