If you’re interested in working in food this summer but you’re not sure what area, consult these broad food job databases to refine your search.
Good Food Jobs: Good Food Jobs posts food-related jobs, with a useful search tool that allows you to search for jobs by category (ie, “Culinary,” “Agriculture”), job type, and location http://goodfoodjobs.com/
Idealist: Idealist focuses on solutions to social and environmental problems. Find food and agriculture job postings by refining your search with terms like food, agriculture, food justice, etc. http://www.idealist.org/
COMFOODJOBS is a listserv based out of Tufts University that specializes in food system employment opportunities. Subscribe to COMFOODJOBS here.
The Harvard Office of Career Services Reference Guides: The Office of Career Services has helpful reference guides online and print resources at their building. They hold panels and information sessions on careers in food several times a year, so watch their website and the Food Literacy Project newsletter for information on these sessions.
Food Production: http://www.ocs.fas.harvard.edu/students/careers/environment.htm