Student Job Opportunities

  • The following job opportunities are listed for students who are interested in part-time employment in the Olathe area. Full-time positions may appear here during summer months.

    It is the district's priority to help students understand that school is their primary business and that education is their primary focus. 

    NOTICE: These opportunities have not been screened by Olathe Public Schools. Applicants need to investigate any individual or company prior to accepting employment. 

  • Swim Instructor - City of Olathe

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/28/2024
    • Company: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply on city website
    • Description: The City of Olathe is currently looking for enthusiastic swim instructors to be part of our programs at the Olathe Community Center and outdoor pools during the summer! We want to hire experienced swim instructors to help children and adults of all ages gain confidence in the water, as well as develop proper technique and form for all swimming strokes. We ask that applicants be comfortable assisting students of all skill levels and any accommodations to encourage skill development and socialization.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $13.50-plus/hour
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  • Admission / Concession Worker - City of Olathe

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/28/2024
    • Company: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply on city website
    • Description: The City of Olathe is looking for individuals with excellent customer service skills to create an exciting customer experience at the admissions and concessions of our outdoor pools this summer! While working for Olathe's amazing Parks & Recreation department, you will be a part of a fun environment and build friendships all summer long!
    • Age Requirement: 14 and older
    • Salary Range: $11.00-plus/hour
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  • City of Olathe Lifeguard

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/28/2024
    • Company: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply on city website
    • Description: The City of Olathe is looking for individuals to monitor pool area to provide assistance and protection to participants at the Olathe Community Center. While working for Olathe's amazing Parks & Recreation department, you will be part of a fun environment and gain amazing experience! Lifeguards are responsible for monitoring the pool area to ensure the safety of pool patrons, preventing accidents, and respond quickly to emergencies.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $15.50/hour
    • Work Hours: noon-7 p.m.
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  • Apprenticeship Electrician at Barts Electric

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/27/2024
    • Company: Barts Electric, 7103 Stewart Road, Pleasant Valley MO 64068
    • Contact: apply on company website
    • Description: Barts Electric is having an open house for you and your family to attend from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 23. Please sign up by visiting our website
    • Age Requirement: 18 and older
    • Salary Range: $18-20/hour
    • Work Hours: 40/week
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  • Agape Montessori School After-school Teacher

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/12/2024
    • Company: Agape Montessori School, 16550 W. 129th St., Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Christine Dawson
    • Description: Agape Montessori School in Olathe is seeking honest, hard-working, and energetic individuals for a part-time position caring for and working with children 6 weeks through 6 years of age in an after-school program. The hours needed for this position are from 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. (Additional hours and/or subbing opportunities are available.) Health and safety training provided! CPR and first aid certification provided! Responsibilities: assist in maintaining a fun and safe learning environment, assist in maintaining schedules and routines, establish and maintain positive relationships with students and parents, maintain the health and safety of all students, maintain a clean environment for children and teachers (this will require light housekeeping), and assist children in developing self-care habits.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $12-$14/hour
    • Work Hours: 3:15-6 p.m., Monday-Friday
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  • Rec Sports Instructor

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/25/2024
    • Company: City of Olathe - Olathe Parks and Rec, 100 East Santa Fe Street, Olathe
    • Contact: apply on city website
    • Description: Work with pre-kindergarten and kindergarten kids in the instructional sports programs. Follow instructions of the lead instructor encouraging a fun learning experience. Multiple sports including soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, flag football, volleyball, etc. Our instructors may have their favorite sports, but most work in multiple sports. Start date would be in mid-March. Spring programs start in early April followed by summer and fall programs. Some weekday evenings, Saturday mornings, and Sunday afternoons. Programs take place at different parks and locations around Olathe.
    • Age Requirement: 14 and older
    • Salary Range: $14-$16/hour
    • Work Hours: 5-19 hours per week
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  • Camp Olathe Camp Counselor

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/25/2024
    • Company: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Rd., Olathe
    • Contact: apply on city website
    • Description: Effectively communicate with parents, campers, co-workers, and supervisor(s). Demonstrate excellent customer service. Follow all city, KDHE and camp policies and procedures. Participate with campers in group and individual activities. Enforce safety rules. Intervene when campers are likely to injure themselves or others. Prepare, set up, and clean up activities. Receive appropriate training if necessary: child abuse and neglect awareness, and Olathe seasonal employee training. Lead counselors must be 18 years or older and have a high school diploma or GED. Prefer experience working in a camp setting. Assistant counselors must be 16 years or older. The camp is a traditional outdoor day camp for school-age children. Hours of operations are Monday-Friday between 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 through Friday, Aug. 2. No camp on Memorial Day, Juneteenth, July 4 or July 5. Required training/meetings: May 2 (4-8 p.m.), CPR Training option 1; May 8 (5:30-7 p.m.), New Hire at Olathe Community Center; May 11 (8 a.m.-12 p.m.), CPR Training option 2; May 25 (9 a.m.-5 p.m.), All camp training at Olathe Community Center.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: Starting at $13/hour
    • Work Hours: Various shifts available between 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
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  • Arby's Crew Member

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/23/2024
    • Company: Arby's, 18060 W. 119th St., Olathe
    • Contact: apply on company website
    • Description: In a world full of quick-service options, Arby's is seeking to be different and better, not only for our customers but also for our employees. When you work at Arby's, it is more than just a job, it will be a place that prioritizes your growth and development while having a ton of fun. As a team member, your personality and commitment are needed to create an amazing experience for each customer every day. You'll help operate our restaurants on a day-to-day basis, ensuring that your service will keep our customers coming back for more. What else is in it for you? A lot! Competitive pay, meal discounts, insurance options, daily pay program and flexible scheduling. We're passionate about you and want you on our team! Work today . . . get paid today!
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $13-$15/hour, based on experience; $300 sign-on bonus = $150 bonus first week - $150 bonus in 90 days
    • Work Hours: 4:30-10:30 p.m. or 11 p.m., Saturday and Sunday hours if available
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  • Waterway Carwash Auto Detailer

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/10/2024
    • Company: Waterway Carwash, 12100 College Blvd., Overland Park
    • Contact: apply on company website
    • Description: Auto detailers work as part of a team to efficiently clean the interior and finish the exterior of customer vehicles, and provide outstanding service, ensuring that all customer needs are met and that the customer leaves satisfied with their visit and car wash. Auto detailers will drive and clean vehicles and assist customers during their visit at various interaction points, including the carwash entrance and finishing stations on the exit lot.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $15-$19/hour
    • Work Hours: Open from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Must be available to work at least two shifts year round.
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  • Trade Show Exhibit Assembly, Entry-level Position

    Posted by Webmaster on 12/13/2023
    • Company: E3 XPS, 9511 Legler Road, Lenexa
    • Contact: email resume to Justin Dean
    • Description: Set up and take down trade show exhibits in our building. The ideal candidate for this position will enjoy working with their hands and building things, have a mechanical mind, can work with pace, and have a high attention to detail.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $16-$19/hour
    • Work Hours: Part time, Monday-Friday between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Flexible with school schedules.
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