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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Retail Associate

  • Location: Party City, 14673 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Visit company website at
  • Description: Fun environment, great pay, associate discount, flexible schedule.
  • Hours: open
  • Salary: open
  • Date posted: Oct. 7, 2015

Party Room Hosts

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Description: Provide on-site liaison between the Community Center and party room rental clients. Coordinate room use for both internal and external clients, including set-up support and dissemination of information concerning party room use. Will also be responsible for the cleanliness of rooms, equipment, safety of the participants and maintaining a positive and healthy environment. Provide exceptional customer service, demonstrate a positive attitude, display professionalism and courtesy, and assist customers and other employees. Serve as a representative and liaison of the Community Center for party room rental clients. Prepare room use to include setting table height, chairs, table cloths and other decorative needs as assigned.
  • Hours: Varies, mainly evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 25, 2015

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: Sept. 25, 2015

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. 22, 2015

Helpers, Inc.

  • Location: 15540 S. Pflumm, Olathe
  • Contact: To inquire about job opportunities, please contact Meghan at, (913) 322-7212, visit our Facebook page or see our website,
  • Description: Helpers Inc. connects candidates with our client families who are looking to interview and hire new direct support workers (mentor and caregiver roles) for their loved ones with special needs. Compassionate, energetic and responsible individuals who have a desire to spend time one-on-one with this exceptional population are encouraged to contact us. Interested candidates must be 18 years old or older. Experience is a plus. Responsibilities vary but may include community outings, assistance with daily living, educational and leisure activities, personal care, snack preparation, ensuring the individual is safe at all times, transportation / mobility, and more.
  • Hours: Part-time, the main needs are weekdays after school and possible weekends
  • Salary: $9.35 to $11.65/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 22, 2015

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 (must be 18 or older). Positions include cashiers, customer service associates in various departments, loaders, delivery ride-alongs, stockers and more. Lowe's is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.
  • Hours: 10-40 hours per week, flexible
  • Salary: $8-$12/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 22, 2015

Retail Positions

  • Location: Goodwill of Western Missouri and Eastern Kansas, 1817 Campbell St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Description: The store associate is responsible for providing excellent service both in the front of the store and the donation floor. They will perform a variety of duties throughout the store including operating a cash register, meeting production in the processing of clothing, accepting donated goods, maintaining the sales floor, and pricing merchandise.
  • Hours: 25 per week
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2015

Cold Stone Creamery

  • Location: Cold Stone Creamery, 14941 W. 119th St., Olathe, (913) 782-4815
  • Contact: Apply online at, and look for store #1398 or visit our location on 119th Street
  • Description: Make sure you are applying at the right location when reporting for your job. Mix Master ice cream maker, wash dishes, sing for tips, mop, sweep, make ice cream, build cakes, frost cakes, make waffles, keep store sparkling clean. This is a fast-paced team environment and crew members must be bright, outgoing, personable and able to connect with a wide range of customers. Show a willingness to go the extra mile to provide the ultimate ice cream experience for each customer. We have a smooth-running team behind the counter, so you have to work well with other people, always communicating in a positive manner with managers and coworkers. Depending on your experience/training, this can lead to a supervisor position.
  • Salary: $7.25/hour plus tips
  • Date posted: Sept. 17, 2015

Part-time Child Care Teacher

  • Location: Kids at Heart Inc., 7401 W. 97th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: email resume to, call (913) 648-8577 or visit our center
  • Description: This is the perfect job to work a few hours and still have evenings and weekends off. Must be at least 16 years old, enjoy interacting with children, and doing some cleaning.
  • Hours: 3:30-6 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Salary: $7.25-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 16, 2015

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: Aug. 31, 2015

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: Aug. 31, 2015

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: Aug. 28, 2015

Distribution Center Associate

  • Location: Kansas Sampler - Rally House, 17000 W. 116th St., Lenexa
  • Contact: Apply online or send resume to
  • Description: Need some extra cash? Want to get paid and get a discount on sports gear? Rally House is interviewing for associates in our distribution center. Our teams are winning and we need your help. We are looking for associates in inbound receiving, packing and shipping. The Rally House distribution center is the hub for all activity in our company. Distributing NFL, NCAA, NBA, MLB, NHL and MLS sports apparel to 38 stores and tens of thousands of Internet customers nationwide, we are looking for quick thinkers who can thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Hours: evening and/or weekend
  • Salary: $10/hour to start
  • Date posted: Aug. 27, 2015

Sales Associate

  • Location: Kansas Sampler - Rally House, 16485 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online or send resume to
  • Description: Fashion sales advisers will perform basic operational and transactional functions. Responsibilities include handling client service issues, operating as floor coach in the absence of a manager, issuing approvals for desk transactions as well as opening and closing store, lifting and straightening merchandise. The fashion sales adviser will refer all duties which require managerial experience and/or approval to the sales or store manager. Sales associates also handle a variety of operational duties as assigned by the store management team (i.e. housekeeping duties, visual presentation standards, must be able to negotiate the sales floor, fold merchandise, etc.).
  • Hours: evening and/or weekend
  • Salary: $9/hour to start
  • Date posted: Aug. 27, 2015

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: $11-$15/per hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 27, 2015

Youth Development Leader or Assistant

  • Location: YMCA of Greater Kansas City, 8205 W. 108th Terrace, Suite 120, Overland Park
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: We have immediate openings in our before- and after-school Y Club program. Provide an appropriately safe, caring and enriching environment for the children enrolled our programs. Be a part of coordinating, planning, supervising and implementing activities focused on healthy living. $50 sign on bonus available through Sept. 30. Apply now for the 2015-16 school year and you can help children learn, grow and develop social skills in a fun and supportive environment. We primarily serve the Blue Valley, Olathe, Spring Hill and Shawnee Mission school districts. EEO employer.
  • Hours: 20 hours per week
  • Salary: varies by experience
  • Date posted: Aug. 20, 2015

Material Runner

  • Location: Phoenix Renovation and Restoration Inc., 16250 Foster St., Overland Park
  • Contact: email Alex Kollars,
  • Description: The primary focus of the material runner position is to deliver material and equipment to and from the job site. Other tasks include returning extra material, maintaining an organized warehouse and assisting on-site technicians such as carpenters and painters.
  • Hours: flexible Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 19, 2015

General Service Technician

  • Location: National Tire and Battery, 20202 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to or call Paul at (561) 254-8024
  • Description: The role of the NTB general service technician is to install, balance and repair tires in compliance with company policies, procedures and quality standards. This person will unload, check in and stock incoming tire and part shipments and prepare tires and parts for outgoing shipments. A general service technician maintains the organization of a retail store's inventory of tires and parts. In conjunction with other retail store employees, this person helps to clean and maintain all areas of the retail store and its perimeter. He/she will drive customer's vehicles into and out of the shop area and is responsible for consistently displaying the highest quality of work and customer service.
  • Hours: We can work around your schedule
  • Salary: $9/hour to start with no automotive experience
  • Date posted: Aug. 13, 2015

Youth Sports Officials

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Officiate various sports with the City of Olathe Recreations Department. Must like working with youth and have the ability to be interactive with adults. Requires excellent inter-personal and communication skills. USSSA registration or high school state registration preferred but not required. Must be at least 14 years old, with valid identification. Must be available evenings and weekends. Must pass a pre-employment background check if 18 years old or older.
  • Salary: $15-$26/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 4, 2015


  • Location: City of Olathe Community Center, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Monitor pool area to provide assistance and protection to participants. Key responsibilities include: rescue distressed persons using rescue techniques and equipment, apply first aid and contact emergency medical personnel, provide a safe recreational experience by enforcing rules, inspect equipment and maintain the facility, maintain clean facility, demonstrate positive public relations, and maintain fitness level and skills to perform job. Applicant must be at least 15 years old. Requires a current Red Cross lifeguard training certificate or in the process of obtaining. A variety of part-time shifts available including early morning (starting at 5:15 a.m.) and midday shifts. Sub positions are also available.
  • Hours: evenings, weekends, early morning and day shifts
  • Salary: $8.75-$10/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 4, 2015


  • Location: West Mulberry Street, Olathe
  • Contact: Perry at (913) 207-1748 or
  • Description: We are looking for a responsible person who to take our daughter from Middle Trail Middle School to Kansas City Racquet Club (off I-35 and 67th Street) and drop her off. We need this on Monday, Tuesday and Friday after school lets out at 3:10 p.m. She needs to be at Kansas City Racquet Club no later than 4 p.m. We are more than willing to pay for this service. 
  • Salary: $25 per trip
  • Date posted: Aug. 3, 2015

Afternoon Leads and Assistants

  • Location: Shining Stars Day Care Center, 16310 W. 159th Terrace, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person
  • Description: Tending to the fundamental needs of children: serving snacks, toileting/ diapering, and keeping children safe and happy. In addition, you will be asked to engage the children in learning activities, oversee arts and crafts, and outside time. Another key component is daily written and verbal communication with the parents.
  • Hours: 3-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.75/hour and above to start
  • Date posted: Aug. 3, 2015

Restaurant Positions

  • Location: Slim Chickens, 9001 W. 135th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Apply online at or call David or Mo at (913) 232-0096
  • Description: We are hiring hourly team member candidates for our new Overland Park location. Very competitive pay, opportunity for advancement, and schedule flexibility. Full or part time. You can start immediately. If you enjoy working in a fun and team-oriented environment, text us at (913) 232-0096 or apply online at You can also email us at
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $8-$12/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 3, 2015

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 29, 2015

Teacher Aide / Closer / Floater

  • Location: All Around Child, 9205 W. 133rd St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Kira King, (913) 239-9798,
  • Description: Responsible for nightly cleaning and housekeeping duties as posted in the classrooms. 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: $7.25/hour or more, depending on experience
  • Date posted: July 29, 2015

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: July 29, 2015

Banquet Server

  • Location: Ritz Charles event and conference facility, 9000 W. 137th St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Sal, (913) 685-2600
  • Description: Interviewing and hiring banquet servers immediately. 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: July 28, 2015

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 28, 2015


  • Location: The Grass Pad, 425 N. Rawhide Dr., Olathe
  • Contact: Trevor or Diane, apply in person
  • Description: Operate a cash drawer to record transactions and properly receive cash, checks and credit cards.
  • Hours: after school and weekends
  • Salary: above minimum wage
  • Date posted: July 28, 2015