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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Sandwich Artist

  • Location: Subway Restaurant, 200801 W. 151st St., Olathe
  • Contact: Alexa Graham, agraham@mokanfd.com
  • Description: A Subway sandwich artist greets and serves guests, prepares food, maintains food safety and sanitation standards, and handles or processes light paperwork. Exceptional customer service is a major component of this position. Our location is within Olathe Medical Center with the hours of 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Tasks and responsibilities include: complete understanding of menu items; use point of sale system / cash register to record the order and compute the bill, collect payment and make change; perform "cash-in procedure" accounting for money, bread, etc.; check products and restock items; maintain professional appearance and grooming standards; complete University of Subway courses as directed.
  • Salary: $9/hour
  • Date posted: April 17, 2017

Crew Members

  • Location: Chipotle, 20080 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at chipotle.com
  • Description: You can start on grill, cashier or line. It is a fast-paced environment with great benefits that include free Chipotle, college tuition reimbursement, and 50 percent meals when you don't work. You have to have a great attitude and great care for food safety and customer service. No experience required. When you come in for an interview, tell the manager you were referred by Kali Clingerman and this will speed up your employment process.
  • Hours: any hours
  • Salary: $9.50/hour
  • Date posted: April 17, 2017

Summer Swim Instructor

  • Location: McCrackens Gymnastics and Swim School, 15515 S. Keeler Street, Olathe
  • Contact: call (913) 782-8555 and ask for Linda
  • Description: We are looking for people who love children and want to spend their summer outdoors. We will train all our instructors to use our teaching system. Our swim season starts May 30 (training week) and goes through Aug. 5. Lessons are Monday through Thursday weekly. Instructors will teach back-to-back 30-minute swim classes to groups of no more than six children. They can work mornings, afternoons and/or evenings, but we do want consistency for the entire eight weeks. All swim staff get weekends and the week of the Fourth of July off. 
  • Hours: Monday-Thursday, morning, afternoon or evening
  • Salary: starting at $8.50/hour depending on experience
  • Date posted: April 12, 2017

Etsy Shop Assistant in Production, Shipping and Marketing

  • Location: Premium HomeWorks, 1564 E. Spruce Street, Olathe
  • Contact: email premiumhomeworks@gmail.com
  • Description: We are looking for students interested in a part-time position ranging from helping with production (sanding, staining and painting) to shipping, to marketing (website, social media, partnering with other businesses to cross promote). Must be able to lift 50 pounds, willing to learn to/use power tools, stand for extended periods, get hands dirty, perform several varied tasks throughout the day, prompt, reliable, have excellent written communication skills, and willing to work independently and together on a small team. Customer service experience is a plus. Provide a resume if possible and include in your email any skills and experience that would potentially fit our growing team. Include your ideal schedule for working 20 hours per week and when you would be available to begin work.
  • Hours: approximately 20 hours per week
  • Salary: negotiable based on experience
  • Date posted: April 12, 2017

Swim Instructor

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/olathe/default.cfm?promotionaljobs=1
  • 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: April 7, 2017

Child Watch Attendant

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/olathe/promotionaljobs
  • Description: Provide a clean, safe and fun child care environment. Check infants and children in and out of designated child care room, while providing basic care. Ensure safe play conditions and follow established security procedures. Advise parents in regard to policies and procedures of child watch room and maintain positive rapport with all parents and patrons. Actively supervise children by providing a safe, fun, clean and nurturing environment as well as provide a positive partnership with parents/guardians of the children. Complete accident reports to supervisor and center director. Report complaints and comments and refer comments to proper management staff. Perform duties and responsibilities in compliance with established center policy for staff/child ratio, age limits, and adhere to all check-in and check-out procedures. Attend required training each year. Maintain clean environment; perform janitorial duties as required or assigned to include body fluid clean up, sanitizing area, and light housekeeping. Complete other duties as assigned.
  • Hours: various
  • Salary: $8-$9/hour
  • Date posted: April 7, 2017

Party Room Hosts

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at http://www.olatheks.org
  • Description: Help put the fun in our birthday parties. Enthusiastically lead groups through their scheduled party experience. Your friendly, enthusiastic professionalism will help create a memorable birthday party for our guests. Provide a safe, fun, clean environment for party guests so that parents can relax and enjoy the party. Responsible for setting up, cleaning up and maintaining party rooms and poolside party area. Greet and assist customers upon arrival. Assist customers with waiver completion. Assist parents throughout the party with serving food and beverages, transporting personal items and transitioning guests. Ensure each party gets everything included in their package. Adhere to strict party timing schedule. Process payment transactions. Perform other duties as assigned and work with other team members as needed. Communicate center policies in a friendly, positive manner. Must be 16 years of age; able to work with kids and communicate with adults; able to problem solve, resolve conflict and work in a fast-paced environment; able to go above and beyond to exceed customer expectations; able to control large groups of kids; available to work evenings and weekends; possess a positive, outgoing attitude with high energy and a team mentality.
  • Hours: flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Salary: $8-$9/hour
  • Date posted: April 7, 2017

Lifeguards

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/olathe/promotionaljobs
  • Description: Seeking lifeguards for summer positions. Monitor pool area to ensure safety of pool patrons, prevent accidents, and respond quickly to emergencies. Provide safe and fun swimming environment at our outdoor pools. Applicant must be at least 15 years old. Requires a current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and CPR certification or in the process of obtaining. Part-time and sub positions are available. Must pass background investigation if 18 years or older. Lifeguard training classes will be held on May 30-June 2. Those who are hired may be eligible for reimbursement if they meet work and hour requirements.
  • Hours: 12:15-8 p.m., may vary
  • Salary: $9.25-$10/hour
  • Date posted: April 6, 2017

eCommerce Order Fulfillment

  • Location: Marbeck Appliance, 9940 Widmer Road, Lenexa
  • Contact: email Steve Hosterman at purchasing@marbeck.com, call or text (816) 616-3058 to apply
  • Description: Pick and pack small packages in heated and air-conditioned work area. Close to Johnson County Community College. Good advancement possible. Priority is given to applicants who follow up with a phone call. Mar-Beck.com specializes in appliance parts and accessories.
  • Hours: flexible hours between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: April 6, 2017

Seasonal Order Packer

  • Location: AES Lawnparts, 1651 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: email garretbarber@lawnparts.com to apply
  • Description: The order filler/packer is responsible for pulling and packing orders in a manner that meets company standards.
  • Hours: flexible hours between 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $8-$10/hour
  • Date posted: April 6, 2017

Photography Intern

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • Description: The City of Olathe is recruiting a photography intern. The ideal candidate should possess a strong knowledge and passion for creating, editing and managing digital photography. They should also exhibit strong critical thinking skills and the ability to work both autonomously and in a team setting. The photography intern will gain experience in creating visual content to assist the Communications team through the production of materials for the web, social media, and printed collateral aligned with the city's vision, values, mission and strategic plan. The position is open to high school and college students. Students pursuing careers in photography are preferred.
  • Salary: $12/hour
  • Date posted: March 27, 2017

Front of House Positions

  • Location: Jose Peppers Olathe, 13770 S. Black Bob Road, Olathe
  • Contact: walk in to apply and have interview
  • Description: Front of house positions include servers, host, food runner, or busser. Must be 16 years of age or older to apply. No experience necessary.
  • Hours: part-time
  • Salary: varies in position
  • Date posted: March 27, 2017

Part-time Teller

  • Location: Bank of the Prairie, 23600 College Blvd. and 18675 W. 151st St., Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to hr@bankoftheprairie.com
  • Description: We are looking for a part-time teller at each location to work from approximately 3-6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m.-noon on Saturday. We are looking for a student who has a great personality and works easily with customers. Students interested in finance and/or banking would be helpful, but not mandatory.
  • Hours: 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-noon Saturday
  • Salary: $9-$10/hour depending on experience
  • Date posted: March 21, 2017

Sales Associate

  • Location: Leslie's Pool Supplies, 14970 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.lesliespool.com
  • Description: Must be at least 16 years old, able to work weekends, and push/pull 100 pounds.
  • Hours: partial shifts between 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday
  • Salary: $8-$9/hour
  • Date posted: March 20, 2017

Sheridan's Custard Job Opportunities

  • Location: Sheridan's Custard, 2055 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person
  • Description: Looking for energetic, positive people to join us. Positions include custard, front-drive cashier, and kitchen. Starting pay is $8/hour depending on experience. Hiring immediately.
  • Hours: 20-25 hours per week
  • Salary: $8-$10/hour
  • Date posted: March 20, 2017

Dishwasher, Busser, Wait Staff, Host/Hostess

  • 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. Hosts/hostesses greet guests, escort them to the table, pull out a seat for the ladies, and present menus. They also make sure the server is aware guests have been seated, say good-bye to all guests, and check to see that everything was wonderful. The host/hostess is not only the first impression guests have when they arrive, they are also the last. 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 for dishwasher, busser and wait staff; $8/hour for host/hostess positions
  • Date posted: March 15, 2017

Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Agape Montessori School, 16550 W. 129th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply at either of the two Olathe locations
  • Description: Currently hiring for after-school assistant teachers and work release students at two Olathe locations. 14435 S. Black Bob Road, (913) 764-3456. 16550 W. 129th St., (913) 768-0812.
  • Hours: 3:30 p.m. start
  • Salary: Starting at $7.50/hour
  • Date posted: March 14, 2017

Bakery Cafe Associates

  • Location: Panera Bread, 20120 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or at www.panerakansas.com
  • 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: $9/hour and above
  • Date posted: March 14, 2017

Youth Development Leader

  • Location: YMCA in Johnson County
  • Contact: apply at http://kansascityymca.org/careers
  • Description: The youth development leader provides direct supervision to a group of children in a YMCA before- and after-school program. Creates positive, nurturing relationships with children while building cooperative relationships with parents/caregivers and school community. Assists in the coordination, planning, supervision and implementation of all activities. Promotes and supports the potential of all youth in programs and facilitates peer-to-peer connections as part of the overall before- and after-school experience.
  • Hours: 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $8.50-$10.50/hour
  • Date posted: March 6, 2017

Swim Instructor

  • Location: YMCA, 21400 W. 153rd St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply at http://kansascityymca.org/careers
  • Description: Under the supervision of the aquatics director and in accordance with the mission, character development and values of the YMCA, the swim instructor will teach quality lessons to participants concentrating on the YMCA's five areas of growth: personal safety, stroke development, water safety and rescue, personal growth, and water sports and games.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $7.75-$10/hour
  • Date posted: March 6, 2017

Cashier / Customer Service

  • Location: Grass Pad, 425 N. Rawhide Dr., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person
  • Description: The Grass Pad is looking for people to join our family. Our work environment encourages you to contribute your skills toward the goal of making 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 school schedule
  • Salary: $7.50-$9/hour based on experience
  • Date posted: March 3, 2017

Host

  • Location: Salty Iguana, 10478 S. Ridgeview Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person with Rebecca McCune
  • Description: Greet customers as they arrive and say good-bye when they leave the restaurant. Take customers to their table. Side work includes folding kids' menus; wiping windows; sanitizing menus, high chairs and boosters; sweeping; and keeping the host area clean.
  • Hours: evenings and some weekend mornings
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: March 2, 2017

Bus Person

  • Location: Salty Iguana, 10478 S. Ridgeview Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person with Rebecca McCune
  • Description: Ensure the restaurant is set up for service. Bring chips and salsa to tables. Clean the tables when customers leave. Restock during the shift. Clean and mop at the end of the shift.
  • Hours: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $7.25/hour plus tips
  • Date posted: March 2, 2017

Cashier / Greeter

  • Location: Buffalo Wild Wings, 12110 Strang Line Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at www.buffalowildwings.com
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-1 a.m.
  • Salary: $9/hour and up
  • Date posted: Feb. 28, 2017

Patient Food Services Staff

  • Location: Sodexo, 20333 W. 151st Street, Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to hana.tahaei44@gmail.com
  • Description: You may work anywhere on property where food is prepared, and assist in setup and serving of food from counters and steam tables. Duties will include cleaning and sanitizing equipment and work stations. General responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of hot and/or cold foods, inspecting workstations for compliance with service standards, keeping records and requisition for supplies/equipment as needed, may taste test products, providing general stocking duties in service area, breaking down stations at the end of meal periods, brewing beverages, interacting with customers, attending all allergy and foodborne illness in-service training, complying with all company safety and risk management policies and procedures, reporting all accidents and injuries in a timely manner, participating in regular safety meetings, may work on a tray line to distribute food, may perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Job qualifications include highly professional manner, positive attitude, communicate with professionalism and respect, use a computer, provide clear directions and respond to employees, basic food-handling skills, significant walking or other means of mobility, ability to work in a standing position for long periods of time, ability to reach/ bend/ stoop/ push and/or pull, and frequently lift up to 35 pounds. Working conditions: generally indoors, may supervise outside activities and events, varying schedule, primarily in a controlled, temperate environment but may be exposed to heat/cold during support of outside activities, noise level is usually moderate to loud.
  • Hours: full-time, part-time or casual positions available
  • Salary: starting at $10.50/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 28, 2017

Clerk

  • Location: Pride Cleaners, 22042 W. 66th Street, Shawnee
  • Contact: apply at www.pridecleaners.com
  • Description: Customer service, cash transactions, inspecting, putting tags on incoming garments, entering orders into the computer, putting away orders, keeping lobby clean and orderly. Must have excellent customer service skills, good math and numerical skills, be able to work in all weather conditions, be responsible and able to work unsupervised, be flexible to cover extra shifts.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, after school until 8 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday in some locations, noon-5 p.m. Shifts would vary from three to six hours, approximately 15-20 hours per week.
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 28, 2017

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: Feb. 28, 2017

Seasonal Positions Storewide

  • Location: Lowe's, 13750 S. Black Bob Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: walk-ins from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, or online at lowes.com/careers
  • Description: Assist customers with their shopping needs including responding to inquiries and helping with locating, carrying and loading merchandise. Also support check-out and other functions as needed including preparing quick-load items, replenishing shelf stock, and using power equipment. Physical ability to move large, bulky and/or heavy merchandise. Physical ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, and other activities necessary to perform job duties. Minimum qualifications: six months using a computer and six months experience using a handheld device to enter, access and output information. Preferred qualifications: six months retail experience, six months experience as a loader at other home improvement or hardware retailers, six months experience working in any department at Lowe's, six months retail merchandising experience, six months experience in any industry inspecting, carrying, loading and unloading products or materials in or out of vehicles. Lowe's is an equal opportunity 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: varied
  • Salary: competitive based on experience
  • Date posted: Feb. 27, 2017

Crew and Hourly Shift Supervisors

  • Location: Boston Market, 12120 College Blvd., Overland Park
  • Contact: apply at bostonmarketjobs.com
  • Description: We are searching for outgoing and friendly individuals who love interacting with customers to join our team. Previous experience in a restaurant is helpful but not necessary. We'll train you to prepare, serve or deliver home-style meals the Boston Market way. We have jobs available for all hourly positions including: servers, cashiers, carvers, drive thru and more. No late shifts, no early morning shifts! Required personal qualities: reliable and honest, productive, friendly and enthusiastic, service minded, and a team player. Responsibilities: Greet guests as they arrive; distribute menus to guests; offer samples to guests; assist guests in selecting purchases; recognize and maintain product quality; maintain organized work area to avoid accidents and maintain standards; keep beverage machines full; restock dining area as needed; maintain dining room cleanliness; organize and maintain cleaning supplies; complete opening and closing procedures; demonstrate all safety, production, and sanitation standards; perform other duties as required; work additional hours as needed. Boston Market Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or veteran status.
  • Salary: $7.50-$10/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 17, 2017

Part-time Sales

  • Location: Buckle, 11225 W. 95th Street, Overland Park
  • Contact: apply on company website, http://corporate.buckle.com/careers
  • Description: Looking for three part-time energetic, positive, fun and fashionable people.
  • Hours: 20 hours a week
  • Salary: $8-$11/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 17, 2017

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: Feb. 14, 2017

Cashiers, Cooks, Prep Cooks

  • Location: Popeyes, 15204 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.workatpopeyes.com
  • Description: Our crew members are rewarded with competitive wages ($10/hour starting pay), free meal program, Friendly environment, growth opportunities, and flexible schedules. Apply in person at 15204 W. 119th Street or online. Must be 16 years or older to apply.
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 13, 2017

Assistant Early Education Teacher/Daycare

  • Location: Kids R Kids Olathe, 15210 Mahaffie, Olathe
  • Contact: Hanna Flaming
  • 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 www.krkolathe.com or come by and talk to us.
  • Hours: 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.25 to $8/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 13, 2017

Teacher Aide / Closer / Floater

  • Location: All Around Child, 9205 W. 133rd St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Jill Serrano, (913) 239-9798, allaroundchild@gmail.com
  • 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: Feb. 13, 2017

All Positions Available

  • Location: Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers, 16300 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa
  • Contact: apply in person or online
  • Description: We are looking for hands-on learners with positive, outgoing and happy personalities. We are a fast-paced environment. Guest service is a plus. We need someone available to close during the week, as late as 11:30 p.m. (later on weekends). If you're looking for summer employment, give us a call.
  • Hours: varies, need someone to close
  • Salary: starting at $8/hour
  • Date posted: Feb. 13, 2017

 

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