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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Assistant Teacher

  • Location: BUGS Early Learning Center, 1330 W. Dennis Ave., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person or email resume to
  • Description: BUGS Early Learning Center is looking for a part-time employee to help out in the afternoon in our classrooms. The hours are 2-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Essential functions: assist and supervise children during all activities; counsel children when social, academic or adjustment problems arise; develop plans and prepare instructional aids and materials for classroom activities; ensure that appearance, cleanliness and safe environment of classroom are appropriately maintained; assist children with meal times and clean up; assist with all center and classroom paperwork (daily notes, accident reports, attendance reports); attend and participate in staff meetings and parent events as needed; assist with preparation and implementation of classroom lesson plans, programs and schedule; ensure that all classroom and outdoor equipment are in good working condition and are used and maintained properly. Please email your resume or stop by in person to fill out an application.
  • Hours: 2-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.75-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 15, 2016

Afternoon Childcare in Licensed Center

  • Location: Shining Stars Day Care, 16310 W. 159th Terr., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person by calling Bob Mora at (913) 829-5000
  • Description: Seeking reliable/dependable caregivers who are available Monday through Friday. Not conducive to individuals with loaded, after-school schedules. Duties will include child safety, written and oral communication with parents, possible diapering and assisting with potty training, planning classroom activities, cleaning, and straightening the room at the end of the day. Schedule an interview today.
  • Hours: 3:20-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.50-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 10, 2016


  • Location: Brookdale Leawood, 4400 W. 115th St., Leawood
  • Contact: email resume to or visit in person
  • Description: Server for our in-house restaurant. Will train. Looking for servers with a passion for taking care of our 200 residents. Breakfast is a buffet. Dinner service is plated service.
  • Hours: breakfast is 7 a.m.-1 p.m., dinner is 3:30-7 p.m.
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 9, 2016

Crew Members

  • Location: Chipotle Mexican Grill, 20080 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply at
  • Description: No previous skills needed. Need to be comfortable working with customers ranging in age, a fast-paced environment, and taking phone orders.
  • Hours: any
  • Salary: $9/hour with raises every six months
  • Date posted: Aug. 9, 2016


  • Location: Sheridan's Unforked, 7337 W. 119th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: email resume to
  • Description: Greeting and guiding guests through our menu.
  • Hours: 4-11 p.m.
  • Salary: $10-$11/hour depending on experience
  • Date posted: Aug. 8, 2016

Childcare Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Kid Company South, 16600 W. 139th St., Olathe
  • Contact: email or call (913) 839-9974
  • Description: This is a great position for you if you love being around kids and want to make a difference in their lives. Must be at least 16 years old to apply.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.25-$8.25/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 8, 2016

Part-time Sales

  • Location: Buckle, 11225 W. 95th Street, Overland Park
  • Contact: apply on company website,
  • Description: Looking for three part-time energetic, positive, fun and fashionable people. Apply online.
  • Hours: 20 hours a week
  • Salary: $8-$11/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 1, 2016

Package Handler / Parcel Assistant

  • Location: FedEx Ground, 22161 W. 167th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: The primary responsibility of the parcel assistant is to move packages throughout the facility. Incumbent will be required to safely perform assigned tasks while meeting predetermined standards. In this flexible position, the incumbent will rotate into several areas to perform tasks including loading, unloading, palletizing, scanning, quality assurance assessment, moving items with a forklift and operating a switcher as assigned by dock manager or lead parcel sorter. This is a part-time position. Available hours are based on business needs, but typically range from 15-20 hours per week. Must be at least 18 years of age and pass background check. FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (minorities, females, disability, veterans) committed to a diverse workforce.
  • Hours: multiple schedules available
  • Salary: $10.70/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 1, 2016

Auto Detailer

  • Location: Tumminia Mazda, 1551 Hamilton Circle, Olathe
  • Contact: Call (913) 238-2686, email, or in person
  • Description: Clean trade-in cars for resale.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $90/day
  • Date posted: Aug. 1, 2016

Teacher Aide / Closer / Floater

  • Location: All Around Child, 9205 W. 133rd St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Jill Serrano, (913) 239-9798,
  • Description: Assisting teachers in classrooms with children, some nightly cleaning duties required. Must have a completed health form and TB test on file within first 30 days of hire.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.50/hour or more, depending on experience
  • Date posted: July 26, 2016

Outside Sales

  • Location: Alenco Home Improvements, 16201 W. 110th St., Lenexa
  • Contact: Call or email Michael Rosenthal, (913) 438-1902, ext. 110 or
  • Description: Enjoys working in the field and talking with homeowners. Set appointments for free estimates and energy consultations. Guaranteed base wage. Flexible hours. Perfect for students. The job is sales oriented with a fun, energetic spirit. Must have strong verbal skills and be willing to meet and greet new potential customers. Work in teams to offer energy consultation and free estimates. Have professional appearance. Duties include neighborhood cold-calling, consultative sales, and scheduling expert energy consultations of windows and siding and bath remodels.  Student tuition reimbursement is available. Paid training and special bonuses.
  • Hours: 3-8 p.m. Monday through Saturday
  • Salary: $10/hour plus commissions
  • Date posted: July 25, 2016

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 $8/hour
  • Date posted: July 25, 2016

Sales Associates

  • Location: Marshalls, 119th Street and Black Bob, Olathe
  • Contact: Manager Erin Gomez, (913) 764-6336
  • Hours: 15-20 hours per week
  • Salary: $9/hour
  • Date posted: July 25, 2016

After-School Caregiver

  • Location: Pflumm Road, Olathe
  • Contact: email or call (816) 244-8485
  • Description: We are looking for a caregiver for our 8-year-old son. He attends Briarwood Elementary School. He is fun, loves to be active, run errands — anything you're up for. Need you to follow his strict diet. All snacks are pre-set by us; no preparation needed. Must be 16 years old, have own transportation and love kids. We also need you to take him to physical therapy on Fridays. Weekend hours available if you are interested, but not mandatory for the position.
  • Hours: 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $10-$15/hour
  • Date posted: July 20, 2016

Lifeguards and Lifeguard Leaders

  • Location: South Johnson County subdivisions
  • Contact: apply online at or call (816) 942-7946
  • Description: $100 off lifeguard certification course at Nottingham by the Green homes association at 127th and Quivira in Overland Park, Monday, July 18 through Saturday, July 23, 8 a.m.-noon. Start working by July 24. Final day of the season is Sept. 5. Your certification will be valid through July 23, 2018. Tuition is $199 but if you qualify for the reimbursement, your tuition will have cost you only $99. $100 signing bonus for certified lifeguards. We also welcome those who have already obtained their lifeguard certification from one of the following nationally recognized organizations: American Red Cross, Jeff Ellis and Associates, or Starfish Aquatics Institute. Qualifying lifeguards can earn a $100 signing bonus on the final paycheck of the year. Earn hourly performance bonuses. In addition to your base wage, you have the potential to earn up to 50 cents per hour for every hour you work throughout the year. Details will be provided in your employment agreement. Are you up for the challenge? We are seeking young people who are 15 years of age and older, desire to make a difference in the lives of others, pursue opportunities to demonstrate excellence, strive to remain physically fit, consider hard work a personal standard, explore opportunities to sharpen their communication and problem solving skills, and demonstrate an interest in maintaining the level of vigilance necessary to become a superior lifeguard. Join us to protect and save lives. Lifeguard leaders are also needed. As a lifeguard leader or aquatic facility management leader with our corporation, you will have an excellent opportunity to improve your communication and leadership skills without the expectation of being on call as the sole manager of a single facility and its staff. Lifeguard leaders enjoy either a part-time or full-time schedule.
  • Hours: flexible part-time or full-time hours available now
  • Salary: $7.25/hour and more depending on experience, plus hourly performance bonuses
  • Date posted: July 13, 2016

Full- / Part-time Employment

  • Location: QuikTrip Division Office, 5725 Foxridge Drive, Mission
  • Contact: apply in person at division office, (913) 362-3700
  • Description: Must be 18 to apply and have a high school diploma or GED for full-time. Must be 16 to apply for part-time.
  • Hours: varied
  • Salary: $39,800 annual for full-time, $9/hour for part-time
  • Date posted: July 7, 2016


  • Location: Joe's Crab Shack, 11965 S. Strang Line Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply at
  • Description: As one of the most important members of our team, the host helps to deliver the perfect Joe's Crab Shack experience to our guests by creating a great first and last impression. The host is responsible for welcoming all guests as they enter the restaurant, seating guests, and helping to ensure the high quality of products and services by adhering to timing standards.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: hourly plus tip share
  • Date posted: July 7, 2016

Swim Instructor

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply at
  • Description: Provide an encouraging, fun, safe learning environment. Ability to adapt teaching methods to work with all age groups. Use the Red Cross Learn to Swim program to plan and teach lessons. Communicate with participants and parents to ensure they are aware of progress. Complete records and reports. Enforce all aquatic facility policies and procedures. Current Water Safety certificate preferred, or be an instructor aide if you have teaching experience or knowledge of all swimming strokes. Starting pay for a Red Cross Water Safety instructor is $10/hour and up depending on qualifications, and instructor aide is $8.50/hour and up.
  • Hours: various shifts available
  • Salary: $8.50-$10/hour
  • Date posted: June 23, 2016

Crew Person

  • Location: McDonald's, 1600 S. Hamilton Circle, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: We're looking for hard-working, enthusiastic individuals who want to be part of a winning team. If you enjoy working with people and love to learn new things, we want to meet you. As a crew person, you may be responsible for greeting customers with a smile, taking accurate food orders, preparing all of our foods, partnering with other crew and managers to meet target goals during your shift, restaurant cleanliness, ensuring items are well stocked. This job posting contains some information abut what it is like to work in a McDonald's restaurant, but it is not a complete job description. People who work in a McDonald's restaurant perform a number of different tasks every day, and this posting does not list all of the essential functions of this job.
  • Hours: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: Starting at $8.25/hour
  • Date posted: June 23, 2016

Rental Assistant

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Description: This position is responsible for monitoring a variety of rental activities at the Community Center. Will also be responsible for the cleanliness of rooms, equipment, safety of the participants and maintaining a positive and healthy environment. Serve as a representative and liaison of the Community Center for rental clients, demonstrate a positive attitude, display professionalism and courtesy, and assist customers, other employees and the general public. Communicate room use and rental policies and procedures to users. Attend or monitor, as appropriate, room use functions to provide active support. Assist supervisor as needed to ensure events meet the highest standards. Monitor various activities in the gym and/or classes. Issue and monitor the return of athletic equipment. Compile simple written records related to assigned programs or facilities. Follow and enforce applicable safety rules and regulations related to the use of equipment and/or facilities. Empty trash cans and mop floors when necessary. Work cooperatively with all center staff. Pass out brochures, flyers and program information to patrons upon request. Assist clients with use of A/V equipment, trouble-shoot as needed. Perform other related duties as required.
  • Hours: Varies, nights and weekends
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: June 22, 2016

Babysitter After School

  • Location: Gallery Street, Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to Susan at
  • Description: Looking for a babysitter after school on Mondays and Fridays for our son who is in first grade this fall. You would need to pick him up from his grade school, and take him to our house. He will need a snack, and possibly transportation to his guitar lesson. Any Monday or Friday school is out for both of you, there is opportunity to babysit that entire day. If you are a good fit, we would like to use you for a date night sitter as well for our son and 3-year-old daughter. We would prefer a student from Olathe East as it is the closest school to our house.
  • Hours: 3:40-6 p.m. Mondays and Fridays
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: June 21, 2016

Pizza Makers and Hosts

  • Location: Dewey's Pizza, 3615 W. 95th St., Overland Park (Ranch Mart Shopping Center)
  • Contact: apply online at or call (913) 328-2577
  • Description: Dewey's Pizza is coming to the Kansas City metro area. We are an upscale pizzeria offering gourmet pizzas and salads, with a commitment to providing exceptional hospitality. We are looking for hardworking, team oriented, passionate and fun people to join our team. We believe that taking care of our employees is the No. 1 priority. Please call our hiring number, (913) 328-2577 to find out dates and times interviews are being conducted. Visit our website, to download an application or apply online.
  • Salary: hourly
  • Date posted: June 6, 2016

Freddy's Team Members

  • Locations: Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, 11775 Black Bob Road or 19020 W. 151st Terrace, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or online at
  • Description: Seeking hourly team members with a desire to work in a fun environment built on quality and teamwork. If you are seeking a great hourly role, have a dynamic personality and attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment, please apply today. Positions include hot line (grill and food prep) and cold line (cashier and custard prep). Rewards and perks include working with friends and great people, competitive wages, meal discount, opportunities to advance and grow, flexible schedules for outside activities and school. Jeans, company-supplied T-shirt, hat and a smile is the uniform.
  • Date posted: June 3, 2016

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: June 2, 2016

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: $8.25/hour and above
  • Date posted: May 31, 2016

Youth Soccer Coach

  • Location: Lil' Kickers, 8875 Rosehill Road, Lenexa
  • Contact: email resume to Lauren Quinn at
  • Description: Lil' Kickers is a non-competitive, introductory soccer and movement skills program for boys and girls ages 18 months to 9 years. We don't just teach soccer to kids, but also use soccer as a tool to teach kids about life. Responsibilities include playing soccer with kids under the age of 10 years. No soccer coaching license required. Some experience with kids is required. Patience, maturity, playfulness and a willingness to learn are a must. Great pay and lots of fun.
  • Hours: morning and evenings available, weekends are required
  • Salary: $9-11/hour
  • Date posted: May 24, 2016

Cashier / Greeter

  • Location: Buffalo Wild Wings, 12110 Strang Line Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-1 a.m.
  • Salary: $9/hour and up
  • Date posted: May 24, 2016

Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Kid Company South, 16600 W. 139th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or email resume to
  • Description: Looking for someone to entertain and oversee our children ages infant to 6 years. You will be responsible for keeping the kids safe, being a good role model, and having fun until they are picked up.
  • Hours: 3-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.25/hour or more
  • Date posted: May 23, 2016

Dishwasher, Busser, Wait Staff

  • Location: Jumpin' Catfish, 1861 S. Ridgeview, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person and see David Hampton
  • Description: We are looking for individuals who are willing to learn and be responsible for their positions as well as being team players. Dishwashers must keep all dishes and pots and pans cleaned, including disposing of trash properly. Bus staff will clean the tables as customers leave, clean and stock all work stations, and help their wait staff as needed. Wait staff will take customers' orders, deliver our product, and make sure that customers have received a positive dining experience with us. All positions require maintaining a clean work area and doing side work before leaving their shifts.
  • Hours: part-time evenings and weekends
  • Salary: Hourly, negotiable
  • Date posted: May 23, 2016

Caregiver Needed

  • Location: 121st Lane, Olathe
  • Contact: call Sharon at (913) 522-6337
  • Description: I need a female caregiver at least 18 years old to work evenings and weekend days. Hours and days are flexible. Duties include companionship, feeding, dressing and some light housekeeping duties such as laundry and dishes. The job is in my home with a nice easy-going environment. No training is necessary, just a desire to help others. Pay rate is set by the state at $10 per hour. Please call if you are interested and want more information.
  • Hours: Weeknights 7-10 p.m. and weekend days 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: May 23, 2016