Job descriptions, internships, and application instructions are posted on this page as they become available. General inquiries are welcome and may be emailed to Please note: unsolicited résumés will be ignored.

Openlands maintains that achieving diversity requires an enduring commitment to inclusion that must find full expression in our organizational culture, values, norms and behaviors. Throughout our work and in selection of vendors, we will support diversity in all of its forms, encompassing but not limited to age, ability, economic circumstance, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, and sexual orientation.

Openlands is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings:

Manager of Education and Community Outreach

The Manager of Education and Community Outreach is responsible for the coordination, implementation, control, and completion of education and outreach projects, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments, and goals of the organization.

Forestry Advocacy Intern

The Forestry Advocacy Intern will gain experience in all areas of our urban forestry and advocacy work, gaining high-level resume- and portfolio-building experience at a leading Chicago non-profit.