Since 2011, Big Green has provided a real food education to students in underserved schools across the country. We have grown from a handful of Learning Gardens and a staff of five in our hometown of Boulder, Colorado, to over 500 schools and a growing team in Chicago, Los Angeles, Memphis, Indianapolis, Denver, and Detroit.

Chicago career opportunities  

Program Coordinator | Chicago

Big Green is currently searching for a full-time Program Coordinator to join team Chicago! The Program Coordinator’s primary responsibility is to work with Big Green’s Program Team and serve as the main point of contact for +/- 30 local schools with Learning Gardens. They will be responsible for ongoing implementation, development, and evaluation of Big Green programming in Chicago. Click here to read the full description and apply.


Program Assistant | Memphis

The Program Assistant’s primary responsibility is to support Big Green’s Program and help carry out the Edible Garden Initiative by working with schools’ Garden Teams to ensure they have the skills, materials, personnel, and confidence to successfully grow vegetables and teach in their Learning Gardens. Click here to read the full job description and apply.


Thanks for your interest in a career at Big Green!

Don’t see any positions that match your skills? No problem! We’re always on the lookout for talent. If you’d like, you can send your résumé to A member of our team will be in touch if a position opens that might be a good fit.