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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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: Feb. 3, 2016

Outside Sales

  • Location: Alenco Home Improvements, 16201 W. 110th St., Lenexa
  • Contact: Call or email Michael Rosenthal, (913) 438-1902, ext. 110 or mrosenthal@alenconline.com
  • 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: Feb. 3, 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 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: Jan. 28, 2016

Caregiver Needed

  • Location: 127th Street, Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to Shirley at thebigbrook@yahoo.com or text (913) 538-5182
  • Description: We are looking for a patient and responsible person to hang out with a sweet 14-year-old boy and help teach him independent skills. Hours are flexible. Duties include checking homework, reading, games. This person needs to be at least 18 years old and have a valid driver's license.
  • Hours: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $9.25/hour
  • Date posted: Jan. 21, 2016

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: Jan. 20, 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: Jan. 20, 2016

Lowe's Full- and Part-time Employment

  • Location: 13750 Black Bob Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: www.lowes.com/careers or Willow Woodall, (913) 397-7070, willow.woodall@store.lowes.com
  • 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: Jan. 7, 2016

Rental Assistant

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/olathe/default.cfm?promotionaljobs=1
  • 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: Jan. 6, 2016

Party Room Hosts

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • 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: Jan. 6, 2016

Head Lifeguards

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • Description: Seeking head lifeguards for key positions this summer at our area pools. Monitor pool area to ensure safety of pool patrons, prevent accidents, and respond quickly to emergencies. Head guards will supervise aquatic staff and perform other duties as assigned. Assist with daily operations of the facility including scheduling staff, setting guard rotations, keeping accurate and complete records and reports, nightly cashier reports, and assigning tasks to staff. Provide a safe and fun recreational swimming environment by enforcing rules and supervising swimmers and staff. Assist with training and evaluation of aquatic staff. Assist with aquatic programs. Apply first aid to those in need and summon emergency medical personnel in emergency situations. Conduct chemical testing and perform mechanical functions. Maintain clean facility through routine maintenance and cleaning, as well as turning in maintenance requests when needed. Keep inventory and order supplies when needed. Represent the City of Olathe and demonstrate positive public relations. Must have several years experience in the operations of an aquatic facility. American Red Cross lifeguard, waterpark lifeguard, and CPR/ first aid/ AED certificates needed.
  • Hours: varies
  • Salary: $10.50/hour and up, depending on qualifications
  • Date posted: Jan. 5, 2016

Lifeguards

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • 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: Jan. 5, 2016

Pool Managers

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • Description: Seeking responsible individuals to manage area pools this summer. Manage the daily operation and mechanical functions of an aquatic facility. Oversee the daily operations including scheduling staff, keeping accurate and complete records and reports, payroll, preparing financial reports, and assigning tasks to staff. Enforce policies and procedures. Assist with aquatic programs. Apply first aid to those in need and summon emergency medical personnel when needed. Conduct chemical testing and perform mechanical functions. Maintain clean facility through routine maintenance and cleaning. Keep inventory and order supplies when needed. Represent the City of Olathe and demonstrate positive public relations. Must have several years experience in the operations of an aquatic facility. American Red Cross lifeguard, waterpark lifeguard, and CPR/ first aid/ AED certificates needed. Applicants 18 years or older will require a background check.
  • Hours: varies
  • Salary: $11.50/hour and up, depending on qualifications
  • Date posted: Jan. 5, 2016

Retail Associate

  • Location: Party City, 14673 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Visit company website at www.partycity.com/category/company/careers.do check Store 1103
  • Description: Fun environment, great pay, associate discount, flexible schedule.
  • Hours: Part-time after school and weekends
  • Salary: open
  • Date posted: Jan. 4, 2016

Crew Person

  • Location: McDonald's, 1600 S. Hamilton Circle, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at http://mylocalmcds.com/olathe-ks
  • 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: Dec. 2, 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: Dec. 1, 2015

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 www.freddysusa.com/workfreddys
  • 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: Nov. 30, 2015

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: $8.25/hour and above
  • Date posted: Nov. 30, 2015

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: $8/hour and up
  • Date posted: Nov. 30, 2015

Take 'n' Bake Team Members and Shift Supervisors

  • Location: Papa Murphy's Pizza, 10086 Woodland Road, Lenexa
  • Contact: apply online at papamurphys.com, email resume to mklnbkr@gmail.com or stop by the store for an application
  • Description: Papa Murphy's will open soon at 101st Street and Woodland in Lenexa and we need great people to join our team. Want to escape the hot grills and grease? This job is for you. We currently have positions for crew and shift supervisors. We will be on site from 3-5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1 and Wednesday, Dec. 2. We will also be on site from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: up to $11/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 24, 2015

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 $9.75 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: $9.75/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 20, 2015

Assistant Teacher

  • Location: BUGS Early Learning Center, 1330 W. Dennis Ave., Olathe
  • Contact: email resume to director@bugselc.com or call (913) 254-0088
  • Description: We are seeking part-time assistant teachers with no experience needed to help in the care and education of children in our child care facility. We are willing to train and help you obtain state-required certifications. Must be 16 years old.
  • Hours: 3:30-6 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Salary: $7.75/hour and up
  • Date posted: Nov. 20, 2015

Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Kid Company South, 16600 W. 139th St., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person or email resume to tkcsouth@gmail.com
  • 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: Nov. 12, 2015

Youth Soccer Coach

  • Location: Lil' Kickers, 8875 Rosehill Road, Lenexa
  • Contact: email resume to Sean Allshouse at sallshouse@aaiskc.com
  • 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: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $9-11/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 11, 2015

Host, Bus and Wait Staff

  • Location: Salty Iguana, 10478 S. Ridgeview Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply in person
  • Description: Host, bus and wait staff positions are for hard working, enthusiastic and positive individuals who can stay focused in a fast-paced environment while having fun. We will train you in the position that is best suited for you. Hosts greet customers, take them to their seats, maintain a clean work area and say goodbye to guests as they leave. Bus staff bring chips and salsa to the guests, clean the tables as they leave. Maintain, clean and stock all work stations to ensure a sustainable shift. Wait staff sell our products then take orders, enter the orders into the computer and deliver our product while ensuring a positive guest dining experience. Maintain a clean work area and do side work before you leave. We encourage teamwork throughout every shift.
  • Hours: part-time around school hours
  • Salary: hourly, negotiable
  • Date posted: Nov. 9, 2015

Lifeguard

  • Location: City of Olathe Community Center, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org/HR/Life
  • 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: Nov. 6, 2015

Youth Sports Officials

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at www.olatheks.org
  • 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: Nov. 6, 2015
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