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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  • Lead Lifeguard

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/16/2021
    • Company: Olathe YMCA, 21400 W. 153rd Street, Olathe
    • Contact: apply on YMCA website
    • Description: Under the supervision of the aquatics director, the lead lifeguard is to oversee the safety of member and program participants of the pool areas. This position is expected to emphasize member service, character development, the mission statement, and to work with membership retention and promotion.
    • Salary: $10.30-$12.50/hour
    • Hours: evenings and weekends
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  • Summer Camp Staff

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/15/2021
    • 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 for our summer camps! General climbing knowledge required. Must be energetic, organized, have good communication skills and feel comfortable taking charge of a group.
    • Salary: $8/hour, free membership, four guest passes per month, discount at Apogee
    • Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon, 9:30-11:30 a.m., and 1-4 p.m. Ideally you would work the same camp Monday-Thursday.
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  • Concession Worker

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/14/2021
    • Company: Johnson County Park and Recreation District, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission
    • Contact: apply on the JCPRD website
    • Description: Minimum age 16. Responsible for food preparation, sales and distribution to facility patrons. Essential duties and responsibilities include: assist with food preparation, assist with daily/nightly deposits of cash, ensure inventory solvency, ensure KDHE policies and regulations are followed, light paperwork and data entry, operate cash register, open and/or close the facility, provide customer service (handle complaints and concerns, resolve problems in relation to pruchases and food preparation), responsible for concession stand and concession area set up and cleanliness. Other duties may be assigned. Must be available evenings, weekends and some holidays. Experience in a concession stand or restaurant preferred but not required. Experience working directly with the public. Knowledge of customer service expectations and ability to solve customer service issues. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in relation to American dollars and weights. Experience following direction and delegating. Ability to self-direct and take initiative.
    • Hours: Weekday and weekend evenings
    • Salary: $9-$10/hour depending on experience
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  • Lifeguard

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/14/2021
    • Company: Johnson County Park and Recreation District, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission
    • Contact: apply on the JPCRD website
    • Description: The recreation division seeks a positive, energetic professional to join our team at the Shawnee Mission School District Aquatic Center. The lifeguard will ensure the safety of patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies at the indoor facility. Prevent accidents and eliminate or minimize hazardous situations. Respond quickly to all emergency situations and administer first aid as needed. Communicate to other lifeguards and facility staff the need for additional assistance or equipment in an emergency. Lifeguard as scheduled or find appropriate substitute as needed. Observe and enforce all rules and regulations of the facility. Educate and inform patrons of the rules and regulations of the facility. Provide good customer service. Attend all in-service training sessions and additional staff meetings. Maintain job-related skills at a high level. Complete all required reports and records in a timely fashion and submit them to supervisor. Maintain a clean, safe and sanitary facility. Perform all other related duties as assigned.
    • Salary: $10/hour 
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  • Assistant Teacher

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/14/2021
    • Company: Johnson County Park and Recreation District, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission
    • Contact: apply on the JCPRD website
    • Description: Plan and lead games, sports and arts in the after-school care setting, including assistant teacher. Direct age-appropriate activities for kindergarten through sixth-graders. Will train. Locations are at various grade school locations in Johnson County, Kansas. Must be dependable and responsible. Serve as a positive role model for children and truly like children. Minimum age 16. Must pass criminal background check.
    • Hours: 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
    • Salary: $8/hour
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  • Sports Officials

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/14/2021
    • Company: Johnson County Park and Recreation District, 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission
    • Contact: apply on JCPRD website
    • Description: Johnson County Park and Recreation District is hiring sports officials for various recreational leagues sports including softball, basketball and volleyball. Paid training and shadowing opportunities provided.
    • Hours: weeknight evenings and weekend days
    • Salary: $20/game
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  • Aquatics Lifeguard

    Posted by Lifeguard on 4/13/2021
    • Company: Life Time, 16851 W. 90th Street, Lenexa
    • Contact: Apply on company website
    • Description: Hiring age 16 and older. The aquatics lifeguard will be a safety-minded, customer service oriented lifeguard who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and will help to oversee our state-of-the-art recreational and lap pools, both indoor and out. A typical day for a lifeguard could include monitoring the pool deck during morning lap swim and maintaining safety on water slides. The aquatics lifeguard will also help assist with aquatics events like Dive in Movies and Poolapalooza. Job duties and responsibilities include: greet, acknowledge and interact with members; rescue swimmers in danger of drowning and administer first aid; ensure swimmers are aware of potentially dangerous swim areas and activities; keep the pool area clean and orderly to ensure the safety of the members.
    • Salary: $9.25 or more/hour
    • Hours: 12-25 hours weekly
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  • Lifeguard

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/13/2021
    • Company: Worlds of Fun, 4545 NE Worlds of Fun Drive, Kansas City, Mo.
    • Contact: Apply on company website
    • Description: Minimum age 15. Monitor safety and assist guests in Oceans of Fun. Test equipment before oening attractions to guests. Perform a "first" ride on slides to ensure proper operation. Maintain order of guests waiting to ride and check for and enforce all ride restrictions and recommendations.
    • Salary: $12/hour
    • Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., flexible
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  • Rider Operator

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/13/2021
    • Company: Worlds of Fun, 4545 NE Worlds of Fun Drive, Kansas City, Mo.
    • Contact: Apply on company website
    • Description: Minimum age 15. Operate ride and assist guests with boarding and existing ride/attraction. Maintain cleanliness in various areas of the park. Assist with testing equipment daily before opening the ride to guests. Restrict the number of guests on the loading platform to the number who can be seated on the ride. Ensure safe operation of ride. Assist with the loading and unloading of ride to include small children and guests with disabilities.
    • Salary: $11.50/hour
    • Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., flexible
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  • Weekend Event Worker

    Posted by Webmaster on 4/7/2021
    • Company: Inclusion Connections, 2073 E. Santa Fe Street, Olathe
    • Contact: Email resume
    • Description: Local non-profit is seeking an individual to operate a booth at vendor events. Do you like dogs and people? This position might be for you. Our small but rapidly growing non-profit operates a dog treat bakery while providing job skills for young people with developmental disabilities. This position is responsible for appearing at sales events to sell our products. No experience required. Essential duties include running weekend events, setting up a booth at vendor events, selling products handmade by young adults with developmental disabilities, explaining the mission of our program to customers at the booth, tearing down and returning booth items. Required skills: basic math, good verbal skills, professional appearance, ability to lift 30 pounds, hold a driver's license and vehicle insurance.
    • Salary: $15/hour
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