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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Ice Cream Artisan / Associate

  • Location: SubZero Ice Cream, 6917 W. 135th Street, B-35, Overland Park
  • Contact: email or call (917) 717-7980
  • Description: We are looking for individuals who are passionate about making ice cream, love what they do, and are ready to put a smile on the customer's face. We are looking for the following qualities: cheerful and positive attitude, team player, love helping others, reliable, follows policies and rules, punctual. Responsibilities include but are not limited to greeting customers and taking ice cream orders, preparing ice cream using liquid nitrogen, running cash register, washing dishes, cleaning, checking inventory of products. Prior experience is not required but is preferred. Individuals will be trained for the position.
  • Hours: 20-30 hours per week
  • Salary: varies on experience
  • Date posted: Nov. 6, 2017

Part-time Child Care

  • Location: Shining Stars Daycare, 16310 W. 159th Terrace, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person by calling Bob Mora at (913) 829-5000
  • Description: Seeking reliable / dependable caregivers who are available Monday through Friday. Not conducive to students with loaded schedules. Duties will include child safety, written and oral communication with parents, possible diapering and assisting with potty training, planning classroom activities, cleaning, and straightening the room at the end of the day.
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $7.50-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 6, 2017

Part-time Assistant Teacher

  • Location: Kids at Heart, 7401 W. 97th Street, Overland Park
  • Contact: call Kim or Brooke at (913) 648-8577 or visit in person
  • Description: This person must be at least 16 years old and be excited to work with children. We care for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years. We need someone who is reliable to be here every day. This job would be reading to children, playing with children, and cleaning the classrooms. 
  • Hours: 3:30-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 2, 2017

After-school Mother's Helper

  • Location: West 123rd Street, Overland Park
  • Contact: email resume to
  • Description: Looking for positive, energetic person for after-school care for a fun and creative 13-year-old girl near 123rd and Pflumm. Pick her up from school. Ensure homework and chores get done. Help with housekeeping, meal prep and pet care. Need your own transportation and must be 16 years old.
  • Hours: 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Salary: $12/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 2, 2017

Seasonal Nov. 20-Dec. 25

  • Location: Just Nuts, Oak Park Mall, Overland Park
  • Contact: call Judy Heimer at (913) 909-3580
  • Description: Our company is in Oak Park Mall in a kiosk across from Coach Store. I am looking for employees to hand out samples of cinnamon roasted nuts in front of our kiosk. The employees we hire must be outgoing and able to stand for six hours. 
  • Hours: flexible
  • Salary: $8-9/hour
  • Date posted: Nov. 1, 2017

Crew Member

  • Location: PepperJax Grill, 1855 N. Ridgeview Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: No previous experience required. Maintain regular attendance and punctuality. Be available to work flexible hours. Meet store operating policies and standards, including providing quality food and beverage products, cash handling and restaurant safety and security. Engage with and understand our customers. Comply with a dress code. Prepare food and beverages to standard recipes or customized for customers, including recipe changes such as quantity of ingredients or substituted ingredients. Available to perform many different tasks within the restaurant during each shift.
  • Salary: $8/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 31, 2017

Healthcare Host

  • Location: Sodexo, 20333 W. 151st Street, Olathe
  • Contact: email
  • Description: The healthcare host/hostess is responsible for effectively communicating with patients, staff and guests of the hospital to ensure accuracy and timeliness of patient meal trays and floor stock. Major responsibility includes delivering meal carts to patient units, aiding in the meal set-up at bedside, discarding soiled trays, taking inventory of nourishment area, stocking the nourishment area, and accurately operating technical equipment. The host/hostess will be responsible for sanitation activities, including dishware, equipment cleaning and janitorial tasks. In addition, they will be responsible for cashiering in the cafeteria. Sodexo may identify other responsibilities of the position. These responsibilities may differ among accounts depending on business necessities and client requirements.
  • Hours: part-time and full-time opportunities
  • Salary: $10.50/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 30, 2017

Assistant Teacher

  • Location: BUGS Early Learning Center, 1330 W. Dennis Ave., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person or email resume to
  • Description: BUGS Early Learning Center is looking for a part-time employee to help out in the afternoon in our classes. Essential functions: assist and supervise children during all activities; assist when social, academic or adjustment problems arise; develop plans and prepare instructional aids and materials for activities; ensure that appearance, cleanliness and safe environment of classrooms are appropriately maintained; assist with meal times and clean up; assist with all center and classroom paperwork (daily notes, accident reports, attendance reports) and participate in staff meetings and parent events as needed; assist with preparation and implementation of classroom plans, programs and schedule; ensure that all classroom and outdoor equipment is in good working condition and is maintained properly.
  • Hours: 3:30-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.75-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 27, 2017

eCommerce Order Fulfillment

  • Location: Marbeck Appliance, 17501 W. 98th Street, Pillar 17-56, Lenexa
  • Contact: email Steve Hosterman at, call or text (816) 616-3058 to apply
  • Description: Pick and pack small packages in heated and air-conditioned work area. Close to Johnson County Community College. Good advancement possible. Priority is given to applicants who follow up with a phone call. specializes in appliance parts and accessories.
  • Hours: flexible hours between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 9, 2017

Swim Instructor

  • Location: City of Olathe, 100 E. Santa Fe, Olathe
  • Contact: apply at
  • Description: Provide an encouraging, fun, safe learning environment. Ability to adapt teaching methods to work with all age groups. Use the Red Cross Learn to Swim program to plan and teach lessons. Communicate with participants and parents to ensure they are aware of progress. Complete records and reports. Enforce all aquatic facility policies and procedures. Current Water Safety certificate preferred, or be an instructor aide if you have teaching experience or knowledge of all swimming strokes. Starting pay for a Red Cross Water Safety instructor is $10/hour and up depending on qualifications, and instructor aide is $8.50/hour and up.
  • Hours: various shifts available
  • Salary: $8.50-$10/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 6, 2017

Party Room Hosts

  • Location: City of Olathe, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Help put the fun in our birthday parties. Enthusiastically lead groups through their scheduled party experience. Your friendly, enthusiastic professionalism will help create a memorable birthday party for our guests. Provide a safe, fun, clean environment for party guests so that parents can relax and enjoy the party. Responsible for setting up, cleaning up and maintaining party rooms and poolside party area. Greet and assist customers upon arrival. Assist customers with waiver completion. Assist parents throughout the party with serving food and beverages, transporting personal items and transitioning guests. Ensure each party gets everything included in their package. Adhere to strict party timing schedule. Process payment transactions. Perform other duties as assigned and work with other team members as needed. Communicate center policies in a friendly, positive manner. Must be 16 years of age; able to work with kids and communicate with adults; able to problem solve, resolve conflict and work in a fast-paced environment; able to go above and beyond to exceed customer expectations; able to control large groups of kids; available to work evenings and weekends; possess a positive, outgoing attitude with high energy and a team mentality.
  • Hours: flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Salary: $8-$9/hour
  • Date posted: Oct. 6, 2017

Busser / Dishwasher

  • Location: Jumpin' Catfish, 1861 S. Ridgeview, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person
  • Description: Busser and dishwasher positions are available for hard-working, enthusiastic and positive individuals who can stay focused in a fast-paced environment while having fun. We will train you in the position. When a party departs, bussers remove dirty dishes, sanitize the table, clean the seats and, if necessary, sweep or vaccuum the surrounding floor, take out trash and clean restrooms and mop floors. Dishwasher must clean dishes and pots and pans, as well as utensils from the cooks. Maintain a clean work area and do side work before you leave. We encourage teamwork throughout every shift.
  • Hours: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: hourly, negotiable
  • Date posted: Oct. 2, 2017

Assistant Teachers

  • Location: Agape Montessori School, 16550 W. 129th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply at either of the two Olathe locations
  • Description: Currently hiring for after-school assistant teachers and work release students at two Olathe locations. 14435 S. Black Bob Road, (913) 764-3456. 16550 W. 129th St., (913) 768-0812.
  • Hours: 3:30 p.m. start
  • Salary: Starting at $7.75/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 22, 2017

Front of House Positions

  • Location: Jose Peppers Olathe, 13770 S. Black Bob Road, Olathe
  • Contact: walk in to apply and have interview
  • Description: Front of house positions include servers, host, food runner, or busser. Must be 16 years of age or older to apply. No experience necessary.
  • Hours: part-time
  • Salary: varies in position
  • Date posted: Sept. 22, 2017

Servers Needed

  • Location: Santa Marta Senior Living Community, 116th Street and Pflumm, Olathe
  • Contact: call Merve Jordan at (913) 323-7165
  • Description: Servers needed. Flexible schedule, paid time off, benefits.
  • Hours: varies
  • Salary: varies
  • Date posted: Sept. 21, 2017

Afternoon Childcare Teacher

  • Location: Little Wonders Christian Daycare and Preschool, 659 N. Somerset Terrace, Suite C, Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person and see Laurie or Renee
  • Description: Help take care of the children and their needs. Light cleaning. Be able to communicate with parents on a daily basis.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m.
  • Salary: depends on experience
  • Date posted: Sept. 21, 2017

Merchandise Associates

  • Location: Homegoods, 6285 W. 135th Street, Suite 330, Overland Park
  • Contact: apply in person and see Jenny Dillman
  • Description: All positions for Homegoods.
  • Hours: days, nights, weekends
  • Salary: $9-$10/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 20, 2017

Appointment Setter

  • Location: Hague Quality Water, 711 N. Lindenwood Drive, Olathe
  • Contact: email
  • Description: Hague Quality Water is looking for hard working individuals to work in our Olathe office primarily doing outgoing phone work. We have more than 53,000 people sign up for contests every year and need help getting their gifts to them. You'll be calling the lucky pick of the day and setting appointments for our sales department. It's a fun and laid back atmosphere. Most of our reps make between $11 and $14/hour after bonuses. Limited positions are available and the first qualified people get the positions. If you are interested, please call the personnel office at (913) 397-6610.
  • Hours: noon-4 p.m. or 4-8 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $9.50-$14/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 13, 2017

Customer Service Representative

  • Location: Answer Kansas City, 8725 Rosehill Road, Suite 117, Lenexa
  • Contact: email Lisa at
  • Description: Inbound call center seeking friendly and professional individuals. Basic keyboarding skills and a helpful attitude required. All training is provided and paid. This is not telemarketing. Applicants must be at least 17 years of age and willing to make a minimum commitment of one year.
  • Hours: evenings and weekends
  • Salary: $10.50-$11.75/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 13, 2017

Cashier / Greeter

  • Location: Buffalo Wild Wings, 12110 Strang Line Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: Apply online at
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-1 a.m.
  • Salary: $10/hour and up
  • Date posted: Sept. 13, 2017

Afternoon Childcare in Licensed Center

  • Location: Shining Stars Day Care, 16310 W. 159th Terr., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person by calling Bob Mora at (913) 829-5000
  • Description: Seeking reliable/dependable caregivers who are available Monday through Friday. Not conducive to individuals with loaded, after-school schedules. Duties will include child safety, written and oral communication with parents, possible diapering and assisting with potty training, planning classroom activities, cleaning, and straightening the room at the end of the day. Schedule an interview today.
  • Hours: 3:20-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.50-$8/hour
  • Date posted: Sept. 12, 2017

Team Member

  • Location: Help From A Friend, 15145 S. Keeler, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Be on a team helping Johnson County senior citizens with yard work, lawn mowing, leaf cleanup, landscaping, and other types of outdoor work. Part-time team member, leader and driver positions are available. It will help if applicant has some experience with, or is a quick learner on, machines, equipment and tools used for outdoor/yard work. Must have a valid driver's license and be reliable, dependable, punctual, flexible, and have attention to detail. We have a tobacco/nicotine-free hiring policy, and policies regarding drug and alcohol use. Driver positions must have clean driving record for the past five years. No special license is required. All our vehicles are easy to drive, six-speed automatic, two-door, gas Isuzu NPRs with 20-foot landscape beds.
  • Hours: weekends
  • Salary: $7.25 to $16.75/hour depending on applicant's capabilities
  • Date posted: Aug. 28, 2017


  • Location: Travanse Living at Olathe, 101 W. 151st Street, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Create a positive first impression with every customer interaction. Present a professional image. Greet customers with a smile and a genuine interest to provide assistance. Make eye contact and acknowledge every customer who enters the community. Answer telephone in a friendly, professional, caring and timely manner. Accurately route incoming calls. Greet, direct and answer questions for visitors, vendors and residents in a professional, friendly and hospitable manner. Maintain a sign in/sign out log at the front desk for all residents, and the visitor log for all guests. Coordinate the pick-up and delivery of express mail services. Assist in ordering, receiving, stocking and distributing office supplies. Make copies, collate documents, send/receive and distribute faxes. Distribute mail in a timely and appropriate manner. Complete filing as assigned. Type and post information for residents. Issue meal tickets for residents and guests. Record maintenance requests from residents and file work order forms. Track RSVP for marketing functions. Create flyers/announcements for community functions.
  • Hours: less than 30 per week
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 28, 2017

Crew / Delivery Driver

  • Location: Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs, 10432 S. Ridgeview Rd., Olathe
  • Contact: apply in person or online at, choose the 10432 S. Ridgeview location
  • Description: Our location is hiring for crew members, delivery drivers and shift managers. Looking for employees who are fun, outgoing, and positive. We have a brand new store and we are wanting the best! If you feel like you will make a great addition to our team, please apply.
  • Hours: 10-40
  • Salary: $8-$12/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 22, 2017

Sales Associates

  • Location: Marshalls, 119th Street and Black Bob, Olathe
  • Contact: Manager David Opella, (913) 764-6336
  • Hours: 15-20 hours per week
  • Salary: $9/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 22, 2017

Cashier, Busser, Runner, Cook, Dishwasher

  • Location: Pei Wei, 15141 W. 119th St., Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: We're looking for people who are inspired by great food and are enthusiastic about providing outstanding experiences for our guests. We want you to love what you do and show that love to all who enter our doors. You will be a core team member in our high energy, fast casual, scratch kitchen restaurant; welcome each guest with a smile and friendly greeting; and accurately take orders and ensure food is delivered quickly and correctly. You will also create and nurture a fun, positive work environment; maximize financial success for your restaurant by creating loyalty with our guests; and uphold our high sanitation and safety standards. You need to have a positive attitude and smile; a love for providing outstanding hospitality to guests; flexibility to work a variety of shifts; and focus on speed, quality and an appetite for learning.
  • Hours: flexible / varies
  • Salary: $10.50-$12/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 22, 2017

Helper for Special Needs Young Man

  • Location: 95th Terrace, Lenexa
  • Contact: Call Alyson at (913) 220-4493 or email
  • Description: Location near K-10 and Woodland in Joshua's home. Must have own transportation and be at least 16 years of age. Prior experience with the special needs population or child care preferred, but not required. (Great opportunity for education or medical-bound students.) Must be OK with friendly pets in home. Helper will get Josh off the bus and hang out with him until parent gets home. This will include some personal hygiene and feeding dinner and snacks. Josh likes to hang out in the yard, go to movies, out to eat, to Bass Pro. Helper may be asked to get Josh to and from physical therapy, personal training and chiropractic appointments. Gas reimbursement and any helper expenses for activities included. Position starts Aug. 21, but we're always looking for great helpers.
  • Hours: 3-7 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, some Fridays and some weekends
  • Salary: $9.75/hour paid by Helpers Inc.
  • Date posted: Aug. 15, 2017

Teacher Aide / Closer / Floater

  • Location: All Around Child, 9205 W. 133rd St., Overland Park
  • Contact: Jill Serrano, (913) 239-9798,
  • Description: Assisting teachers in classrooms with children, some nightly cleaning duties required. Must have a completed health form and TB test on file within first 30 days of hire.
  • Hours: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m.
  • Salary: $7.50/hour or more, depending on experience
  • Date posted: Aug. 15, 2017

All Positions Available

  • Location: Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers, 16300 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa
  • Contact: apply in person or online at
  • Description: We are looking for hands-on learners with positive, outgoing and happy personalities. We are a fast-paced environment. Guest service is a plus. We need someone available to close during the week, as late as 11:30 p.m. (later on weekends).
  • Hours: varies, need someone to close
  • Salary: pay rate is negotiable at interview
  • Date posted: Aug. 11, 2017

Evening Cooks and Cashiers

  • Location: Popeyes, 15204 W. 119th Street, Olathe
  • Contact: apply online at
  • Description: Cashier provides prompt and friendly service to customers in a way that will exceed customer expectations and ensure customer satisfaction. Cooks prepare, cook and present food to order following all established company brand standards, guidelines and recipes. All this is done while maintaining the highest level of product quality and cleanliness. Crew members are rewarded with competitive wages, free meal program, fun environment, growth opportunities, and flexible schedules. Apply in person from 2-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, or apply online. Must be 16 years or older to apply.
  • Salary: $10/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 8, 2017

Assistant Early Education Teacher/Daycare

  • Location: Kids R Kids Olathe, 15210 Mahaffie, Olathe
  • Contact: Hanna Flaming
  • Description: If you love kids and want to work after school this is a great opportunity. Kids R Kids of Olathe is seeking part-time assistant teachers to work from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. No nights and no weekends. Must be at least 16 years old, per state regulations. We will train you and help you get the state-required certifications. Visit our website at or come by and talk to us.
  • Hours: 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $7.25 to $8/hour
  • Date posted: Aug. 7, 2017