Student Job Opportunities

The following job opportunities are listed for students who are interested in part-time employment in the Olathe area.

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  • Location: 121st Lane, Olathe
  • Contact: Sharon, (913) 522-6337
  • Description: I need a part-time caregiver for my adult daughter who suffered a spinal cord injury. Applicants must be 18 or over, female, with reliable transportation and not fearful of dogs. Hours are flexible but generally it will be one evening (most likely Wednesday 7-10 p.m.) and Sunday late mornings to early afternoon (10 a.m.-2 p.m.). I am happy to accommodate your scheduling needs. Duties include meal preparation, feeding, clean-up, laundry, light housekeeping and general companionship. CNA certification is not required. We will train you to her needs. This is a great job for someone wanting to go into the medical field.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $9.75/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 21, 2014

Bakery Cafe Associates

  • Location: Panera Bread, 20120 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or at
  • Description: Panera Bread is seeking great associates for the Olathe location. Will be responsible for preparing food, serving guests, and cleaning as required. Schedules are flexible and offer opportunities for advancement as well as a generous discount. Seeking part-time and full-time associates for days, nights and weekends.
  • Hours: Varies
  • Salary: $8/hour and above
  • Date posted: Nov. 21, 2014

Student Worker

  • Location: Kansas State University Olathe, 22201 W. Innovation Drive, Olathe
  • Contact: Cover letter, resume and inquiries should be sent to Roberta Robinson at, (913) 307-7316
  • Description: This position will perform a wide range of administrative, office support and communications activities. It is responsible for supporting the Marketing and Communications Specialist (Internet research primarily using Google, update social media, arrange executive meetings by phone, some writing, photography and video, documentation using Excel and Word); Project Development Coordinator (assist with recruiting and professional marketing communications, conduct market research and report findings, support event planning, and schedule meetings); and Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean (assist with the preparation of Human Resource documents, and handle special administrative projects, filing and reporting).
  • Hours: 10-20 hours per week
  • Salary: $9-$11/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 13, 2014

Part-time Child Care

  • Location: YMCA of Greater Kansas City, 3100 Broadway, Suite 1020, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Description: The YMCA of Greater Kansas Cit has several exciting leadership opportunities in our before- and after-school programs. You can help children learn, grow, and develop social skills in a fun and supportive environment. Currently seeking positions for the 2014-15 school year in the Blue Valley and Olathe school districts (3:40-6 p.m.) and Shawnee Mission School District (3-6 p.m.).
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, see locations
  • Salary: $7.50-$8.78/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 3, 2014

Banquet Server

  • Location: Ritz Charles event and conference facility, 9000 W. 137th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Sal, (913) 685-2600
  • Description: Serve guests at plated and buffet meals, bus tables, provide beverage service, attend food and beverage stations for meetings, break down rooms, occasionally set up rooms.
  • Hours: varies
  • Salary: $10-12/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 3, 2014

Sales Associates

  • Location: Marshalls, 119th Street and Black Bob, Olathe
  • Contact: Manager Erin Gomez, (913) 764-6336
  • Hours: 15-20 hours per week
  • Salary: $7.50/hour to start
  • Date posted: Oct. 30, 2014

Teacher Aide / Closer / Floater

  • Location: All Around Child, 9205 W. 133rd St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Kira King, (913) 239-9798,
  • Description: Direct care and supervision of children ages two weeks to 12 years. Responsible for nightly cleaning and housekeeping duties as posted in the classrooms. Must have a completed health form on file within first 30 days of hire.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.25/hour or more, depending on experience
  • Date posted: Oct. 30, 2014

Assistant Early Education Teacher/Daycare

  • Location: Kids R Kids Olathe, 15210 Mahaffie, Olathe
  • Contact: Hanna Graham
  • Description: If you love kids and want to work after school this is a great opportunity. Kids R Kids of Olathe is seeking part-time assistant teachers to work from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. No nights and no weekends. Must be at least 16 years old, per state regulations. We will train you and help you get the state-required certifications. Visit our website at or come by and talk to us.
  • Hours: 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.25 to $10/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 30, 2014

Sandwich Cook

  • Location: Dub V's, 122 N. Cherry, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or via email to
  • Description: Duties are sandwich making, prep, being creative with our menu! $9 starting pay. We like to promote from within. Three of our cooks now bartend/serve and cook. The kitchen is only open until 9 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
  • Hours: 15-25 per week
  • Salary: $9.50/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 30, 2014

Cashiers and Sackers

  • Location: McKeever's Price Chopper, K-10 and Woodland, K-7 and Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: Fill out application at Customer Service at either store
  • Description: Cashiers and sackers needed for weekends and evenings.
  • Hours: 20 hours per week
  • Salary: Depends on experience
  • Date posted: Oct. 28, 2014

Sandwich Maker/Cashier

  • Location: Einstein Brothers, 16180 W. 135th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or send email to
  • Description: Ideal candidate must have high energy and a positive attitude. Position includes cleaning, preparing orders, handling cash, prepping ingredients, washing dishes, sweeping, mopping, and guest interaction. Must possess a strong work ethic, sense of urgency when serving people, ability to multi-task and take direction, and an outgoing personality.
  • Hours: After school until 6 p.m. and on weekends
  • Salary: $7.25-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 7, 2014

Helpers, Inc.

  • Location: 15540 S. Pflumm, Olathe
  • Contact:, Meghan at or at (913) 322-7212
  • Description: Our mission is to provide in-home supportive care to families whose loved ones are challenged by intellectual and developmental disabilities. We are looking for energetic, compassionate and responsible individuals who have a desire to spend time one-on-one with this exceptional population. Applicant must be 17 years old and have valid driver's license, car insurance and reliable transportation. Responsibilities include providing assistance with academics, life and social skills; taking consumer into the community for events; ensuring the safety of the consumer; being a friend and mentor.
  • Hours: Part-time weekdays and any time on weekends
  • Salary: $9.35 to $11.50/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 24, 2014

Package Handler

  • Location: Hatch Staffing Services, 22161 W. 167th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Walk-in interviews or call Soroosh at (913) 515-1823 for an interview
  • Description: Warehouse associates needed. We are looking for hard-working, proud and reliable warehouse workers to join our fast-paced, high performing team. As we prepare for our busy season, we are looking to add a few select people to our team. Both full- and part-time opportunities available, day and night. Job involves sorting, scanning, loading and unloading light packages (15-20 pounds average). No job experience needed; we do on-the-job training. Must be 18 years or older. Great opportunity to gain work experience.
  • Hours: Morning, day, night, very flexible. Work two to six days a week.
  • Salary: $9.45/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2014

Retail Sales Associate

  • Location: T-Mobile, 151 N. Parker St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply at
  • Description: Responsibility for providing an outstanding customer experience in the retail location by assisting new and existing customers with their unique technology needs and problem solving issues. This position engages in service and fitting the customer with the appropriate total technology solution as well as maintaining the store location to maximize profitability and attain goals and budget objectives. Prefer fluency in Spanish or American Sign Language.
  • Hours: Full and part-time positions available
  • Salary: $9/hour plus commission
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2014


  • Location: Party City, 8400 W. 135th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Pick up application in the store
  • Description: We are looking for hardworking and reliable individuals. Duties include stocking merchandise, cashiering, inflating balloons, greeting and assisting customers. Must be 16 or older.
  • Salary: $7.50/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2014

Customer Service Associate

  • Location: Jason's Deli, 16535 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Lisa Turner, (913) 825-4422
  • Description: Jason's Deli is seeking great associates for the Olathe location. Will be responsible for food preparation, guest hospitality, and cleaning as required. Schedules are flexible and we offer opportunities for advancement (as well as employee discounts on our food).
  • Hours: part-time and full-time; days, nights and weekends.
  • Salary: $8/hour and more
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2014


  • Location: East Northview Street, Olathe
  • Contact: Barbie, (913) 593-4636
  • Description: Looking for someone to assist with children on weekends and only a couple of evenings. Would like someone 18 and older if possible. Must allow me to run a background check. Please call for details or if you have questions.
  • Hours: weekends and a couple of weekdays per month
  • Salary: $10/hour, sometimes a little more
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2014

Part-time Job at Curves

  • Location: Curves, 1066 W. Santa Fe (corner of K 7 Highway and Santa Fe), Olathe
  • Contact: come in for an application
  • Hours: 3-7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Salary: $8/hour plus commission on sales
  • Date posted: Sept. 9, 2014

Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Agape Montessori School, 16550 W. 129th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply at any of the three Olathe locations
  • Description: Currently hiring for after-school assistant teachers and work release students at three Olathe locations. 14435 S. Black Bob Road, (913) 764-3456. 16550 W. 129th St., (913) 768-0812. 305 E. Dennis Ave., (913) 764-7281.
  • Hours: 3:30 p.m. start
  • Salary: Starting at $7.50/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 9, 2014

Cashier / Greeter

  • Location: Buffalo Wild Wings, 12110 Strang Line Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-1 a.m.
  • Salary: $8/hour and up
  • Date posted: Sept. 3, 2014

Part-time Trainer

  • Location: 9Round 30-Minute Kickboxing Fitness, 18583 W. 151st St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or online at
  • Description: If you are energetic, have a passion for fitness, are fit, fun and like to yell to motivate people, we'd like to have you come in and be a guest trainer and possibly be hired. All positions are part-time evenings. You do not need kickboxing experience, but it is a plus. Each trainer absolutely must be passionate about fitness and love working out. The trainers we hire are not required to be certified because we have our own internal 9Round Kickboxing Certification. Our certification was written by our founder who is a professional world champion kickboxer. We also have a set of minimum fitness requirements that must be met in order to become a 9Round trainer. 1.5-mile run in 15 minutes or less, 50 push-ups in a 2-minute time-frame (females 30 push ups on their toes), 50 sit ups in a 2-minute time-frame (males and females, someone will hold your feet)
  • Hours: 3:15-8:15 p.m. Monday-Friday (days and times are flexible)
  • Salary: $9-$10/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 2, 2014

Lowe's Full- and Part-time Employment

  • Location: 13750 Black Bob Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: or Willow Woodall, (913) 397-7070
  • Description: Want to work in a fun, employee-focused atmosphere? Apply for a job at Lowe's! Lowe's is now hiring part-time and full-time employees. Apply at (must be 18 or older). Positions include cashiers, customer service associates, loaders, managers, receiving, stocking and delivery.
  • Hours: 10-40 hours per week, flexible
  • Salary: $8-$12/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 29, 2014

Address Curb Painters

  • Location: Curb Ink, 22281 W. 176th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Text or call Aaron Smith, (913) 991-8564
  • Description: You will be a door-to-door salesman, paid on commission (50 percent), who spray paints peoples' addresses on their curbs. You can earn up to $70 per hour (average is about $15 per hour) and get to choose your own hours. You must be at least 16 years of age and have a reliable form of transportation.
  • Hours: You set hours
  • Salary: Commission
  • Date posted: Aug. 28, 2014

Afternoon Assistant

  • Location: Shining Stars Day Care, 16310 W. 159th Terr., Olathe
  • Contact: Call Bob Mora, (913) 829-5000
  • Description: Seeking part-time afternoon assistants. Experience preferred, but will train candidates with the right mix of positive attitude and an outgoing personality.
  • Hours: 3:15-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.50/hour or more depending on experience
  • Date posted: Aug. 26, 2014