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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  • Morning Pool Opener

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/23/2020
    • Location: Olathe Family YMCA, 21400 W. 153rd Street, Olathe
    • Contact: Email resume to
    • Description: The lifeguard is to oversee the safety of members and program participants of the pool areas. The lifeguard is also responsible for informing and serving YMCA members and volunteers in a premier fashion. They are expected to emphasize member service, character development, the mission statement, and to work with membership retention and promotion.
    • Hours: 4:45-7 a.m.
    • Salary: starting at $9.50/hour
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  • Crew Member - Any Shift

    Posted by Webmaster on 9/14/2020
    • Location: Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers, 135th Street and Black Bob Road, Olathe
    • Contact: email resume to, visit in person, or call 573-280-1724
    • Description: Crewmember has the primary responsibility of providing a positive customer experience, including ensuring all food orders are prepared to Raising Cane's standards and working in various areas of the restaurant (e.g., front counter, dining room, kitchen, and drive through). Responsibilities include: lift and carry, push or pull heavy objects up to 50 pounds; kneel, bend, twist or stoop; excellent verbal and written communication; ability to show up to scheduled shifts on time; cleaning tables, floors and other areas; take orders and process payments efficiently; follow proper safety procedures when handling or preparing food; multi-task; must be 16 years of age or older; work as a team; work under pressure and at a fast pace; take initiative; comply with company policies.
    • Hours: Any shift available
    • Salary: Competitive pay
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  • Student Election Worker Program

    Posted by Webmaster on 8/25/2020
    • Location: Johnson County Election Office, 2101 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe
    • Contact: call 913-715-6814 or visit their website
    • Description: The 2020 General Election is just around the corner on
      Nov. 3 and we are still in need of hundreds of community-minded people to serve the
      voters at the polls. The Student Election Worker Program is a great opportunity for students (who are at least 16 years old at the time of the election) to participate in government, serve the community, and learn about the electoral process. The even better news is that they get paid for their work!
    • Salary: students earn between $110 and $160 for approximately four training hours and their one day of work at the polling location
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  • Optometric Preliminary Technician

    Posted by Webmaster on 8/12/2020
    • Location: CustomEyes, 15601 W. 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa
    • Contact: email resume to
    • Description: If you are a fun, outgoing person who loves working with people, this position is for you! CustomEyes is a growing optometry practice in Lenexa, Kansas. Our staff is warm and welcoming and in need of another kind person to help in the clinical and receptionist areas. The position includes (but is not limited to) patient workups for the doctors, scheduling patients, answering the phone and other tasks throughout the practice as needed. Helpful skills would be a history of punctuality and dependability, a caring heart, a fast learner, and someone who thrives under pressure.
    • Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays after school until 6:30 p.m., Saturdays 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., holidays and breaks as needed.
    • Salary: starting at $10/hour
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  • Lifeguards and Lifeguard Leaders

    Posted by Webmaster on 6/10/2020
    • Location: Jeff Kelly INc., 10540 Washington, Suite 302, Kansas City, MO
    • Contact: apply on company website at
    • Description: We are seeking young people who are 15 years of age and older, desire to make a difference in the lives of others, pursue opportunities to demonstrate excellence, strive to remain physically fit, challenge themselves, consider hard work a personal standard, explore opportunities to sharpen their communication and problem-solving skills, desire to work among like-minded paraprofessionals, and demonstrate an interest in maintaining the level of vigilance necessary to become a superior lifeguard. Our lifeguards serve neighborhood pools in beautiful homes associations in south Johnson County. For more information, please visit our website at To secure a position as a lifeguard, you must obtain a lifeguard certification.
    • Hours: part-time and full-time available through Labor Day weekend
    • Salary: $8.75 and above per hour, varies with experience, plus end of summer performance bonus
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