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.

  • Host / Hostess / Server / Buser

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/23/2023
    • Company: Burger Shed, 10401 S. Ridgeview Road, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Sally Milligan, call 913-444-0195 or visit in person
    • Description: We are looking for a server who will be responsible for taking orders from and serving food to customers. Duties will mostly include taking food and drink orders and writing them down on order slips, and ensuring that tables are served properly and that all payments are collected. We are looking for a host or hostess to join our team and be the first point of contact for our guests. Host/Hostess responsibilities include greeting guests, providing accurate wait times and escorting customers to the dining and bar areas, and cleaning off tables when customers are done dining. For this role, you should have solid organizational and people skills to make sure our guests have a positive dining experience from the moment they arrive until their departure.
    • Age Requirement: 14 and older
    • Salary Range: $12-$14/hour plus tips
    • Work Hours: flexible
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  • Kitchen: Line Prep / Cook

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/23/2023
    • Company: Apogee KC, 670 N. Central St., Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Cory Stipp
    • Description: Small local restaurant looking for some solid, friendly people to prepare pizzas and other menu items to order, and to help maintain a fun, clean, and functional kitchen and work environment. Benefits include membership to RoKC (Olathe climbing, yoga and fitness gym).
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: starting at$13.75/hour
    • Work Hours: part-time, flexible schedule
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  • Event Assistant

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/23/2023
    • Company: Taste Buds Kitchen, 5336 W. 151st Street, Leawood
    • Contact: email resume to Matt Robinson, call 913-257-5667 or apply on company website
    • Description: Creating an excellent and consistent client experience is our focus at TBK. You must be able to interact with all clients (parents, children and adult guests) to ensure customer satisfaction. Prepare for all events (set-up, ingredients, review teaching materials). Engage and teach clients about cooking skills and more as related to event recipes and ingredients. Create a controlled, safe, clean, friendly environment for all clients. Kitchen cleaning, upkeep, maintenance and re-stocking.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $14/hour
    • Hours: 20 hours per week, must be available to work weekends
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  • Event Set-up Crew

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/11/2023
    • Company: Creative Carnival & Events, LLC, 11121 W. 87th Terrace, Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to Kevin Wilson
    • Description: We are a family-owned carnival event rental company based in Overland Park. We are looking for team members for set up and delivery personnel. You must have weekend availability and reliable transportation.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $17/hour
    • Work Hours: Weekends
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  • Car Wash Team Member

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/10/2023
    • Company: Tommy's Express Carwash, 225 S. Parker, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to Kyle Schudy
    • Description: Our carwash company is growing! We’re looking for enthusiastic and energetic team members with a desire to serve our guests in a fast-paced environment. If you are great with people and love helping others pick a service that will make them happy, this could be the perfect opportunity for you to grow with us! Part-time positions with flexible hours that work with your school and extra-curricular schedule.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary: $13.50-$15.50/hour plus bonus
    • Work Hours: flexible during our business hours of 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Monday-Saturday and 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Sunday
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  • Freight Handling

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/10/2023
    • Company: Walmart Distribution Center, 3300 HWY K68 Ottawa, KS 66067
    • Contact: email resume to Justine Mukisa, visit in person, call 785-242-4555 or apply online
    • Description: Completes work assignments and priorities. Complies with company policies, procedures, and standards of ethics and integrity. Ensures efficiency of freight processing. Ensures freight quality and integrity. Maintains a safe work area. Manages freight. Performs duties as assigned. Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity — unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions — while being inclusive of all people.
    • Age Requirement: 18 and older (targeted toward graduating seniors)
    • Salary Range: $21.05-$25.50/hour
    • Work Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 5 a.m.-3 p.m.; Saturday-Monday, 5 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Tuesday-Friday, 3 p.m.-1 a.m.
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  • Lifeguard (Indoor Pool)

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/5/2023
    • Company: Blue Valley Recreation Commission, 6545 W. 151st St., Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to Andrew Hiles
    • Description: Blue Valley Recreation has openings for lifeguards at our Activities Center in southern Overland Park. Duties will include but are not limited to: supervising and providing surveillance of swimmers and guests during open hours and training sessions; responding to emergency situations; administering and coordinating emergency first aid as necessary; enforcing the rules and regulations of the pool; performing within American Red Cross Lifeguard standards. This is a part-time hourly position. Qualified applicants must have the Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and CPR certificate. Must be able to pass a background check. Regular and reliable attendance is required.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: starting at $12/hour
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  • Swim Instructor (Indoor Pool)

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/5/2023
    • Company: Blue Valley Recreation Commission, 6545 W. 151st St., Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to Andrew Hiles
    • Description: Blue Valley Recreation has openings for swim instructors in our Activities Center in southern Overland Park. Duties will include but are not limited to: following safety procedures and practices; teaching infants, toddlers, and children water safety skills; maintaining paperwork and update swim lessons as needed; being able to teach all swim lesson skills to the standard set by the supervisor; working with minimal supervision during assigned class times; being able to communicate effectively with parents and guardians about students’ needs; maintaining all equipment used during swim lessons. This is a part-time hourly position. Qualified applicants must have the Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certificate. Must be able to pass a background check. Regular and reliable attendance is required.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: starting at $12/hour
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  • Gate and Concession Stand Attendant

    Posted by Webmaster on 1/5/2023
    • Company: Blue Valley Recreation Commission, 6545 W. 151st St., Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to Andrew Hiles
    • Description: Prepare and serve food in a fast-paced work environment. Maintain a safe and clean work space. Work alongside other staff members. Have a good understanding of baseball fields and basketball court layout and the ability to direct our visitors. Report waste and defective product to supervisor. Availability Monday-Friday 4-10:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday 5:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. is required. Flexible scheduling. Must be willing to work holidays such as Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day. Previous food handling experience is beneficial. Strong customer service abilities. Able to handle money and cash registers. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must pass a background check. Must be willing and available to work the hours that Food Service is in operation. Ability to multi-task and balance multiple duties. Strong customer service and communication skills. Ability to work well with others. Ability to move and react quickly to a variety of circumstances.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: $12/hour
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  • Full- and Part-Time Jobs at Hy-Vee

    Posted by Webmaster on 12/12/2022
    • Company: Hy-Vee, 8900 W. 135th St., Overland Park
    • Contact: apply on company website, visit in person or call Laura Grett at 913-685-3500
    • Description: There are many job openings. There are some in floral, aisles online, Starbucks, the kitchen and being a checker. You will be helping customers with certain tasks based on where you apply. For more information, check out our website or call the store.
    • Age Requirement: 16 and older
    • Salary Range: varies by position
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