Student Job Opportunities

  • The following job opportunities are listed for students who are interested in part-time employment in the Olathe area.

    NOTICE: Please be aware that you are about to leave the Olathe Public Schools website. We do not necessarily endorse these third-party sites and are not responsible for their accuracy or current content.

  • Media Production Operator - Summer Opportunity

    Posted by Webmaster on 5/15/2020
    • Location: Thermo Fisher Scientific, 12076 Santa Fe Trail Drive, Lenexa
    • Contact: Email resume
    • Description: Arrive to work on time and work during scheduled hours, working additional overtime as needed. Follow all written procedures. Wear Personal Protective Equipment as required. Refer to job specific job safety analysis. Perform all work activities in a safe manner. Maintain a safe and clutter-free work area. Clean up all spills immediately. Report property damage and/or safety hazards to the supervisor, Human Resources, safety specialist or senior management immediately. Maintain a clean and organized work area. This includes all assigned equipment. Dispense, inspect and/or pack products as required. Listen to, follow and relay written and verbal instructions in English. Must be 18 years old. Must possess basic English communications skills, both written and/or verbal. Must be able to comprehend and follow both written and/or verbal English communications. Must be able to perform basic math calculations. Lift up to 50 lbs. Push/pull up to 600 lbs. wheeled kettles. Stand for sustained periods of time, approximately 12 hours a day.
    • Salary: $14.50-$19.13/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Customer Service and Virtual Sales

    Posted by Webmaster on 5/6/2020
    • Location: Vector Marketing, 6750 Antioch Road, Suite 104, Overland Park
    • Contact: apply online
    • Description: Are you looking to set yourself apart from your peers? Get a leg up on the competition by developing your power skills and business savvy while in school. Vector Marketing offers students part-time work in customer service and sales. With flexible schedules and a guaranteed base pay/appointment (which we will discuss during an interview), students have the opportunity to work around their classes in a low pressure sales environment. Through individual appointments representing Cutco Cutlery, students can improve their confidence, interpersonal communication, and networking skills. All work is done remotely from home. No experience necessary, but must have computer and be a graduating senior or at least 18 years old to apply. 
    • Hours: flexible schedules including evening and weekends
    • Salary: $18/hour starting base/appt.
    Comments (-1)
  • Seasonal / Summer Product Support Specialist

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/11/2020
    • Location: Garmin International, 1200 E. 151st Street, Olathe
    • Contact: Apply online
    • Description: You will serve as a Garmin product expert and help our customers get back to their passion by solving customer inquiries regarding disruptions in their Garmin products or services, while using internal tools to identify, escalate and resolve product defects to further enhance the product and user experience.
    • Salary: $13/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Swim Instructors and Swim Aides

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/11/2020
    • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: Apply online
    • Description: Provide an encouraging, fun, safe learning environment at our community center and summer pools.
    • Hours: varied
    • Salary: $10/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Lake Olathe Marina Aquatics

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/11/2020
    • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: Apply online
    • Description: The City of Olathe has several openings for summer jobs at the Lake Olathe Marina and Beach. Beach/marina customer service reps will provide excellent customer relations to marina users. Marina dock attendants will instruct all guests in the operation of marina rental at Lake Olathe Marina in a professional manner, complete boat rental contracts, and review operation procedures with customers in a clear and accurate manner.
    • Hours: varied
    • Salary: $9-$10/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Youth Sports Instructors

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/10/2020
    • Location: City of Olathe Parks and Recreation, first floor, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply online
    • Description: Instruct groups of individuals in the fundamentals of t-ball, volleyball, basketball and soccer. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses to improve the athlete's technique and prepare them for competition. Must have experience in sports and working with children. Requires pre-employment background check and references. Must be at least 14 years of age.
    • Hours: Salary paid by game. Schedule varies, including evenings and weekends.
    • Salary: $10-$12/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Lifeguards

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/10/2020
    • Location: City of Olathe Parks and Recreation, first floor, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply online
    • Description: Seeking lifeguards for year-round part-time and summer positions. Monitor pool area to provide assistance and protection to participants. Provide safe and fun swimming environment at the Olathe Community Center, outdoor Olathe pools and the new Lake Olathe beach scheduled to open in the summer of 2020. Requires a current Red Cross Lifeguard Training certificate or in the process of obtaining. Applicant must be at least 15 years of age by May 18, 2020.
    • Hours: Part-time, various shifts available
    • Salary: $10/hour depending on qualifications and experience

     

    Comments (-1)
  • Child Watch Attendant

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/10/2020
    • Location: City of Olathe Parks and Recreation, first floor, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
    • Contact: apply online
    • 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 child 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. Child watch attendants will be required to take and pass training within 30 days in the following areas or have verification of current certification: adult, child and infant first aid and CPR certifications; signs and symptoms of illness; signs of child abuse and neglect and reporting requirements; TB test.
    • Hours: Part-time, various shifts available
    • Salary: $8-$10/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Dishwasher, Busser or Host

    Posted by Webmaster on 3/2/2020
    • Location: Another Broken Egg Cafe, 13386 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park
    • Contact: email resume to 1091overlandpark@anotherbrokenegg.com, visit in person, or call Matt at 913-730-8597
    • Description: Join us in a warm, fun, fast-paced environment to pad your resume and ready you for the real world. Available positions include duties such as washing dishes, greeting and seating guests, clearing tables and running food. The best part of working at Another Broken Egg Cafe is the upbeat culture we create daily with all staff members. There is no such thing as a mistake, only an opportunity.
    • Hours: negotiable
    • Salary: $8-$12/hour
    Comments (-1)
  • Swim Instructor

    Posted by Webmaster on 2/25/2020
    • Location: McCracken's Gymnastics and Swim School, 15515  S. Keeler Street, Olathe
    • Contact: Email resume to info@mcgymswim.com, visit in person or call Linda at 913-782-8555
    • Description: Great summer job for high school grads and college students. McCracken's Gymnastics is seeking young (18 and up), energetic and enthusiastic summer swimming staff for the months of June and July. All swim staff work Monday-Thursday and occasional Fridays (only if we have makeups because of weather). They teach 30-minute lessons to groups of six children. Morning and afternoon hours available. All swim staff get the entire week of July 4th off to celebrate with their friends and family. Must be dependable and have a passion for working with children. We will train the right people.
    • Hours: Morning or afternoon shifts Monday-Thursday between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. during June and July with the week of July 4 off
    • Salary: Depends on experience
    Comments (-1)