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.

  • Club Instructors

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/28/2022
    • Company: RoKC Climbing Yoga and Fitness, 654 N. Central Street, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to youth@climbkc.com
    • Description: Love working with kids ages 4-13 years old? RoKC is hiring staff! General climbing knowledge required. Must be energetic, organized, have good communication skills and feel comfortable taking charge of a group.
    • Salary: $9/hour, free membership, four guest passes per month, discount at Apogee
    • Hours: Monday-Thursday, 3:45-6:45 p.m.
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  • Dishwasher, Busers, Line Cook

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/26/2022
    • Company: Jumpin' Catfish, 1861 S. Ridgeview St., Olathe
    • Contact: visit in person
    • Description: Dishwashers are responsible for ensuring the cleanliness and sanitization of dishes, tableware, glassware, pots, pans, and utensils through manual and machine washing. Primary functions of the buser are to clean and reset tables, carry dishes and other tableware to the kitchen, replenish supplies of tableware and and assist servers with clearing plates and other areas of table service. Other tasks include taking out trash and maintaining the restrooms. Line cook sets up and stocks food items and other necessary supplies. Cooks food items by grilling, frying, sautéing, and other cooking methods to specified recipes and standards. Maintain cleanliness and complies with food sanitation requirements by properly handling food and ensuring correct storage. Cleans and sanitizes cooking surfaces at the end of the shift.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $7.25/hr. plus tips (buser), $9-10/hr. (dishwasher/line cook)
    • Work Hours: Flexible
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  • Customer Service Teammate

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/14/2022
    • Company: GO Car Wash (two locations), 11804 W. 135th Street, Olathe; and 15070 W. 135th Street, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Heather Perry or visit either location
    • Description: The Customer Service Teammate (CST) will build relationships with new and existing customers, sell memberships and upsell washes through various sales strategies. Physical demands: lift 25/50/80 pounds regularly, respond quickly to sounds, move safely over uneven terrain or in confined spaces, see clearly and respond to dangerous situations, safely climb ladders while carrying 40 pounds or more, work in extreme weather and wear PPE correctly throughout the day. Extended periods of time standing or moving. Essential functions: greet all customers with a smile and a warm, welcoming disposition. Requirements: deliver results independently but able to work collaboratively with a team to carry out a common goal; commitment to a superior teammate and customer experience and operational excellence; bringing a positive, outgoing attitude every day; strong work ethic and commitment to driving sales.
    • Age Requirement: 16 years or older
    • Salary Range: $12.30/hr. plus tips, plus commission bonus
    • Work Hours: part-time, willing to work evenings and weekends, 15-30 hours per week
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  • Hiring for All Positions

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/13/2022
    • Company: Worlds of Fun, 4545 Worlds of Fun Avenue, Kansas City, Mo.
    • Contact: visit in person or apply online
    • Description: Entry-level, weekend jobs for those looking to make extra cash in rides, foods, and Haunt!
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $14-$16/hour
    • Work Hours: Weekends
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  • Front and Back of House Positions

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/13/2022
    • Company: Tacos 4 Life, 12180 Blue Valley Parkway, Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to Gregory Johnson or apply online
    • Description: We are hiring full-time and part-time front of house and back of house positions.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $14-$18 to start depending on position and experience
    • Work Hours: Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 8 a.m.-11:30 p.m.; closed every Sunday
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  • Youth Bike Coach

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/13/2022
    • Company: Buddy Pegs, Overland Park
    • Contact: apply on company website
    • Description: Buddy Pegs is looking for change-makers who want to help build emotionally and physically healthy kids through the power of the bicycle. What’s important is that you want to help kids develop life skills and enduring happiness. What’s not important is that you are a high-level bicyclist. We teach youth bicycling programs from ages 2-10 years old, indoors and out, from northwest Arkansas to Kansas City! We are hiring coaches for school year and summer programs.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $15-$20/hour
    • Work Hours: 6-10 hours/week
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  • Teacher's Aide

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/13/2022
    • Company: Agape Montessori School, 16550 W. 129th St., Olathe
    • Contact: apply online
    • Description: We are 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 afterschool program. We are hiring at both of our Olathe locations. The hours needed for this position are from 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Accommodations for a slightly later start time may be made. (Additional hours and/or subbing opportunities are available.) Health and safety training provided! CPR and first aid certification provided!  This is a perfect position for an after-school job. For more details, and to apply, please visit our company page.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $11-$12/hour
    • Work Hours: 3-6 p.m., Monday-Friday
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  • Cashiers and Car Wash Crew Members

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/13/2022
    • Company: Waterway Carwash, 8110 W. 135th St., Overland Park
    • Contact: apply on company website
    • Description: Car wash crew members work outside, mostly in the car wash finishing area. Clean it like it’s yours! High-quality detailing of customers' vehicles, both inside and out. Perform visual inspections of the condition of each vehicle before, during, and after cleaning. Assist in keeping all areas of the facility clean and orderly. Be polite and available to address any/all customer concerns in a professional manner. Cashiers work inside convenience store / customer areas. Greet and "connect" with every customer. Suggestive selling of Waterway memberships and coupon books. Possess strong product knowledge and store layout knowledge. Operate registers, scanners, and credit card / debit card terminals. Keep the checkout area and convenience store clean and orderly. Requirements: valid driver's license; must be dependable, ethical, friendly, and responsible; must be able to abide by our professional appearance standards.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $14-$16/hour
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  • Hawaiian Ambassador

    Posted by Webmaster on 8/30/2022
    • Company: Hokulia Shave Ice, 11118 S. Lone Elm Rd. #104, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume or visit in person
    • Description: Looking for energetic persons to provide customer service (greeting, cashiering, making shave ice, ice cream, smoothies) to our patrons! We train you on the skills needed. Fun, fast-paced environment, great for students! Employee discount and promotions from within!
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $8/hour and up, plus tips based on experience
    • Work Hours: 10 hours/week including weekends, flexible scheduling
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  • Part-time Kennel Tech

    Posted by Webmaster on 8/24/2022
    • Company: Santa Fe Pet Clinic, 13507 S. Mur-Len Rd., Suite 124, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Paula Steen, visit in person or inquire on our website
    • Description: This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is passionate about animals and working with a team. The kennel assistant will be responsible for cleaning cages, feeding animals, and assisting veterinarians with patient care. The right candidate will show initiative and pay close attention to detail when it comes to animal care. This is a great position for high school students. After training is complete, you will work both shifts on Saturdays and Sundays with some evening shift coverage during the week. If you are interested in a career working with animals, this is the best job to learn more about the veterinary field of study. We are accepting applications for all levels, so the pay range listed is very flexible depending on your experience, education, and work schedule. That will be determined during the interview. Responsibilities: clean kennel cages, clean the face of the kennel, exercise animals, give animals medicine, clean up waste, deal with difficult animals, clean windows, wash laundry, hold patients for vet tech.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $9-9.50/hour
    • Work Hours: 10-20/week
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