Careers with Free State Growers, Inc.

Looking for a career with opportunity for growth?

Free State Growers may be the home for you! 

Currently the following positions are open:


NOW HIRING--for the holidays!

(Associates receive a 25% discount on plants)

Walk in interviews daily, M-F 7:30 am - 4:00 pm


Job Postings




Greenhouse Workers & Horticulture Labor – Full time, Part time, and Seasonal

The job duties and qualifications are:  Workers typically perform a variety of tasks which may include: planting, watering, labeling, plant production activities and general greenhouse production duties as assigned. Able to maintain interest and attention in repetitive jobs. Work involves standing, walking, bending, pushing, pulling, and frequent carrying and lifting up to 35 pounds on a regular basis.  Entry level; on the job training is provided. 



Horticulture Internship

The horticultural intern assists with the day-to-day care and ongoing development of multiple greenhouse crops, depending on the season in which they are employed. Interns will assist with all aspects of growing, fertilizer and chemical application regiments, processing, packaging, and shipping. 

The workweek is Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with Saturday morning rotations required. Housing is the responsibility of the intern.  We are recruiting individuals who are working towards their degree in Horticulture or Agriculture with a GPA 2.5 or higher. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; must be able to work a flexible schedule.  Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) is a plus. 



Merchandisers, part-time (Overland Park, Tiffany Springs, Midtown KC)

Primary Responsibilities:  caring for plants in assigned store(s).  Track the plant inventory in the stores and communicate to Merchandiser Lead.  Communicate regularly with Store or Dept. Managers to develop a good rapport and beneficial plant space in the store.  Move plants to more viewable/accessible shelves when applicable.  Clean the plants – remove bad foliage/blooms.  Water plants – only if needed.  Part-time: 3-4 days/wk. 



Free State Growers

12819 198th Street, Linwood, KS  66052


Please send your resume and/or application (see form below) to

Fax:  (913) 301- 3288

Stop by and complete an application,

Monday – Friday, 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

12819 198th Street, Linwood, KS  66052


Questions??? Call (913) 301-3281 ext. 229



Equal Opportunity Employer

Employment Application
Download our application here. You can complete it and send it with your resume.
Employment Application-January 2017.pdf
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Contact us:



 (913) 301-3281

Fax: (913) 301-3288

Where to find us:


12819 198th St

P. O. Box 170

Linwood, KS 66052

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