Job announcements! / by Admin

New year, new job?... Take a look at the current job opportunities at The Plant; several businesses here are currently hiring!

Communications Coordinator with Bubbly Dynamics
The Communications Coordinator will support the development and advancement of Bubbly Dynamics’ communications efforts and assist with general administrative/operational functions for The Plant, the Chicago Sustainable Manufacturing Center, and related projects. We're looking for candidates with a few years' work experience and solid writing, speaking, and graphic communication skills. Responsibilities will include a variety of writing and design projects, managing social media and facility tours, and other related tasks to promote our work and the businesses at our buildings. Full details here.

General Construction Associate with Bubbly Dynamics
The General Construction Associate will work on a wide range of building projects in support of Bubbly's mission, often with salvaged materials and new technologies. This position will be based at The Plant, though work will include tasks at the Chicago Sustainable Manufacturing Center and for related projects as needed. Full details here.

Production Assistant with Backyard Fresh Farms
Backyard Fresh Farms is seeking assistance for tasks including harvesting, processing, and packaging leafy vegetables; cleaning and sanitizing farm equipment according to SOPs; potential seeding and transplanting duties; adjusting pH and ec of reservoir tanks based on standard guidelines; and general farm maintenance. Vehicle required for weekly deliveries. Position will require 20-30 hours/week, and start date is ASAP. Please send resume to

Warehouse Staff with Just Ice
Just Ice, a specialty ice company formed in 2013 that offers perfectly clear large format ice to upscale bars and restaurants, is now hiring warehouse staff. Production staff are responsible for arriving on time each morning, prepping, cleaning and sanitizing all surfaces, harvesting all ice to be processed for the day, processing and packaging ice, and cleaning and breaking down all equipment at the end of the day.  Full details here.

Part-Time Production Worker with Rumi Spice
Rumi Spice is a veteran owned and operated company, bringing the world's highest quality saffron from rural Afghan farmers to your table top. Rumi is seeking part-time production workers, with the following responsibilities: making finished saffron goods in a timely and efficient manner, shipping and receiving goods, packaging and cleaning saffron, assisting warehouse manager with daily duties. Must be able to lift at least 25 lbs. Full details here.