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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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

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: May 11, 2016

Weekday Direct Support Worker in Olathe

  • Location: Ferrel Street, Olathe
  • Contact: call Holly at (913) 538-6777 or email
  • Description: My name is Holly and I am looking for a female caregiver to work 30.5 hours per week. I have cerebral palsy and use a wheelchair shower chair, and hoyer-type lift so no lifting is required. I need help with bathing, dressing, transferring, toileting, meal preparation, shopping, driving a mini-van, laundry and housekeeping. Driving a mini-van is required. I am able to teach you what and how tasks need to be done. I am easy-going and have had the same caregivers for over a year.
  • Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 7:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m., and Wednesdays, 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • Salary: $9/hour
  • Date posted: May 5, 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: May 3, 2016

Teaching Swimming

  • Location: McCracken's Gymnastics & Swim, 15515 S. Keeler St., Olathe
  • Contact: Linda, (913) 710-5515 or (913) 782-8555 to set up appointment and complete application
  • Description: Teach swimming to children ages 3-10ish. Warm water, 90 degrees. Pool is up to 4 feet deep. We will train the right person. Must be kid-friendly and dependable. Staff training May 31-June 2. Classes start June 6-Aug. 4, Monday-Thursday.
  • Hours: morning, afternoon and/or evening shifts available
  • Salary: $8.50/hour and up
  • Date posted: May 2, 2016

Help in HVAC Field

  • Location: Mark's HVAC, 8535 McCormack, Lenexa
  • Contact: call Mark at (913) 441-0095
  • Description: Part-time job helping install heating and air conditioning units.
  • Hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $9/hour
  • Date posted: May 2, 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: April 29, 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: April 29, 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: April 28, 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: April 28, 2016

Retail Associate

  • Location: Party City, 14673 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Visit company website at check Store 1103
  • Description: Fun environment, great pay, associate discount, flexible schedule.
  • Hours: Part-time after school and weekends
  • Salary: open
  • Date posted: April 28, 2016

Part-Time Summer Receptionist

  • Location: Vector Marketing, 8234 Marshall Drive, Lenexa
  • Contact: Nathan Boyd, or (816) 686-3202
  • Description: Looking for individual(s) with positive/energetic attitude, dedicated, no-excuse type person, self-motivated and able to work in a team-oriented environment. Requirements: age 17 or older, basic computer skills, strong phone skills, previous experience helpful, but not mandatory if you're the right person. Position: taking incoming calls, scheduling applicants for interviews, making outgoing calls, greeting/assisting applicants upon arrival, making copies, etc., analyzing stats, keeping office in order. Paid training provided.
  • Hours: Sunday-Wednesday schedule of 25 hours or Thursday-Sunday schedule of 20 hours. Also looking for weekend workers during summer.
  • Salary: $9/hour plus bonuses
  • Date posted: April 26, 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: April 12, 2016


  • Location: Jeff Kelly, Inc., 10540 Washington, Suite 302, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: We are seeking responsible and focused individuals 15 years of age and older to serve as lifeguards at beautiful homes associations in south Johnson County, Kan. Part-time and full-time positions are available from memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. To secure a position as a lifeguard, you must obtain a lifeguard certification. Jeff Kelly Inc. is also offering a Red Cross certification course for our employees May 23-27. See our website for details.
  • Hours: flexible part-time or full-time hours available beginning May 28
  • Salary: $7.25 and more, depending on experience, plus hourly performance bonuses
  • Date posted: April 12, 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: March 29, 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: March 29, 2016

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: March 29, 2016


  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Seeking certified lifeguards for the Community Center and to staff pools this summer. Monitor pool area to ensure safety of pool patrons, prevent accidents and respond quickly to emergencies. Effectively scan pool areas. Rescue distressed persons, using proper rescue techniques and equipment. Apply first aid to those in need and summon emergency medical personnel when needed. Provide a safe, fun recreational experience by enforcing rules and supervising swimmers and staff. Maintain clean facility through routine maintenance. Notify management of issues or concerns. Represent the City of Olathe and demonstrate positive public relations. Maintain fitness level and skills to perform job. Cover all assigned shifts, finding a substitute guard if needed.
  • Hours: varies
  • Salary: $8.75/hour and up, depending on qualifications
  • Date posted: March 28, 2016

Outdoor Camp Counselors

  • Location: Olathe Parks & Recreation, 100 E. Santa Fe, P.O. Box 768, Olathe
  • Contact: visit to apply online
  • Description: Deliver and lead program activities that are safe, fun and appropriate to the campers' age and abilities. The camp is a traditional outdoor day camp for school age children. Hours of operations are Monday-Friday between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Part-time and full-time positions available. Camp runs for 12 weeks: May 23-Aug. 12. Camp locations are Two Trails Park and Black Bob Park. The following duties represent an overview of basic job responsibilities. Additional responsibilities may be added at the discretion of the supervisor. Assist in opening and closing camp for the summer season. Effectively communicate with parents, campers, co-workers and supervisor(s). Demonstrate excellent customer service. Follow all city, KDHE and camp policies and procedures. Follow basic supervision responsibilities. Participate with campers in group and individual activities. Enforce safety rules. Stay with and interact with campers at all times. Intervene when campers are likely to injure themselves or others. Prepare, set up and clean up activities. Assist campers with self-selected activities. Assist with preparing, serving and cleaning up snack. Attend all required trainings. Other duties as assigned. Lead counselors must be 18 years or older with a minimum of one year experience working with youth. Assistant counselors must be at least 16 years old.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday during the day; depends on if full- or part-time
  • Salary: $8-$10/hour
  • Date posted: March 11, 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: March 11, 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: March 10, 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: March 10, 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: March 10, 2016

Crew Member

  • Location: Taco John's, 18617 W. 151st St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or visit to apply
  • Description: Taco John's of Olathe is an independently owned and operated franchise, seeking crew members for all shifts. With both full- and part-time positions available, we offer flexible scheduling based on your availability. Opportunities for advancement are always available. If you are willing to work for it, we are willing to train and help you succeed.
  • Hours: all shifts available
  • Salary: $8/hour or more, based on experience
  • Date posted: March 8, 2016


  • Location: Blue Valley Recreation, 6545 W. 151st St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Print application from our website and drop it off at the BVRC Activity Center, 6545 W. 151st Street, Overland Park KS 66223
  • Description: This job is part-time for a certified lifeguard at a year-round indoor aquatic center. Hours are flexible and available daytime, evening and weekend. Must have current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid. Strong swimming skills preferred. EOE
  • Hours: weekday evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $8.50-$10/hour, depending on experience
  • Date posted: March 8, 2016

Cashier / Customer Service

  • Location: Grass Pad, 425 N. Rawhide, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person
  • Description: The Grass Pad is looking for people age 16 and older to join our family. Grass Pad's work environment encourages you to contribute your skills toward the goal of making our customers happy. We have a face-to-face customer contact mindset and provide extensive training with clear expectations. Our turnover is low, but we do have openings now. Affirmative action / EOE
  • Hours: flexible around the school schedule
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Date posted: March 3, 2016

Amazon Fulfillment Associate

  • Location: Amazon, 16851 W. 113th St., Lenexa
  • Contact: see website,
  • Description: Amazon is seeking bright, motivated, hardworking individuals to fill part-time seasonal fulfillment associate positions at our fulfillment center in Lenexa, KS - MCI5. The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to customer service as it relates to product fulfillment. Seasonal fulfillment associates may be required to receive products using radio frequency scanners and relocate products using powered equipment (i.e. forklifts, pallet jacks, cherry pickers, and walkie-riders). They also may be required to pick customer orders on all levels of a multi-level mezzanine, pack and ship customer orders, receive product and troubleshoot problems to resolution. Seasonal fulfillment associates are expected to understand aspects of production; adhere to strict safety, quality and production standards. Basic qualifications: must be at least 18 years old; willing and able to work all shifts; willing and able to work overtime as required; able to read and take direction in English; able to lift up to 49 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation; able to stand/walk for up to 10 hours; willing and able to frequently push, pull, squat, bend and reach; able to continuously climb and descend stairs safely; able to work on a secure mezzanine at a height of up to 40 feet; willing and able to work on powered equipment (for example cherry picker or forklift).
  • Hours: 3:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Salary: $10.50/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 8, 2016