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Workplace Associate

Lanham, MD
  • Expired: April 29, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

What We're Looking For: The Workplace Associate contributes to the optimization of the 2U employee workplace experience by focusing on the building's continuity and providing white-glove service. We are seeking a knowledgeable workplace associate to ensure an optimal working environment in our building(s). In this role, you will be responsible for performing regular building safety and security inspections, maintaining our building's assets, and doing building walkthroughs. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for non-remote incumbents who accept this job. Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To: Reception * Serve as the initial point of contact for any 2U building guest * Check-in visitors, maintain visitor log, and provide temp badges * Handle emergency situations (EMT) as they arise * Maintain safety and security of the building by monitoring security cameras * Answer incoming calls from the general company number * Handles vendors and shipping/receiving Supplies * Restock general employee supply stations * Manage individual employee supply requests * Manage supply inventory and spend in accordance with the allocated location budget New Hire / Orientation * Work with managers to identify new employee locations and prepare the desks * Support 2Ute team relocations (e.g., move boxes, new seating, etc.) * Facilitate the new hire orientation facility and safety tour Operations * Assist with shipping and receiving including sorting mail, delivering to exec team, and sending package notifications to staff * Managing building and equipment maintenance schedules. * Responding to urgent maintenance calls. * Preparing for emergencies by creating building evacuation and other action plans. * Testing building security systems and promoting safety within the building. * Managing equipment and supply needs, including furniture, telecommunications, kitchen appliances, office equipment and supplies, and climate control. * Liaising with vendors and suppliers on behalf of senior managers. * Reporting to the Workplace Manager on a regular basis. * Supervising cleaning crews and maintenance workers. * Documenting processes and keeping maintenance records. * Monitoring maintenance budget spending on COUPA and conducting accruals. * Building Continuity * Conduct regular building walkthroughs to check for safety and proper functioning * Ensure furniture is clean and in good condition * Report any defective issues via Salesforce ticketing * Supports management of the hybrid environment * Other duties as assigned 2U Events * Support the Events Team with event set-up and catering or building-wide events * Support Workplace Specialist with small team events (e.g., happy hours) with set-up and catering Things That Should Be In Your Background: * Bachelor's degree preferred, but not required * 2-3 years of customer service experience * Experience in an office environment preferred * A completed course in facilities management will be advantageous * A minimum of 2 years of experience in facility coordination, project management, or real estate * Extensive experience in building and equipment maintenance * Advanced knowledge of maintenance planning and schedules * Ability to respond to building and equipment emergencies * In-depth knowledge of building safety regulations and security protocols * Proficiency in office software, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Salesforce * Excellent organizational and communication skills Other Attributes That Will Help You In This Role: * A positive attitude and a teamwork mentality * Excellent work ethic * Good organization skills * Good written and oral communication skills * Eye for detail and creativity * Ability to work in a fast-paced environment * Flexible and able to multitask, adjust priorities as needed within a collaborative environment About 2U Inc.

(NASDAQ: TWOU) 2U is comprised of 3 lines of business: Graduate Degree Programs, Short Course, and Boot Camps. Going beyond traditional learning management systems, we use tech, people, and data to help top universities and enterprise organizations transform in the digital era-and eliminate the back row in higher ed. We support lifelong learning which means thinking beyond a single degree.

It means finding ways for students to gain the skills they need to change careers, evolve their expertise, and meet the challenges of the changing world head-on. We help our partners fill those needs-developing new digital education technologies and offerings capable of supporting students at different points in their lives. Whether they need a simple refresher, to learn something new, or to change their career trajectories completely, our partners are there to help them succeed.

Together with our partners, 2U has positively transformed the lives of more than 275,000 students and lifelong learners. 2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement At 2U, we are committed to creating and sustaining a culture that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities of our employees. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by the ways in which we are different, as well as the ways in which we are the same. Benefits & Culture Working at 2U means working with individuals that are passionate and mission driven. We collaborate on tough problems to deliver the best outcomes for our partners, students, and each other.

You will find team members working together in our open office spaces, gathered in the kitchen grabbing a snack, or taking a break in our game rooms. 2U offers a comprehensive benefits package: * Medical, dental, and vision coverage * Life insurance, disability and 401(k) * Unlimited snacks and drinks * Generous paid leave policies including unlimited PTO * Additional time off benefits include: volunteer days, parental leave, and a company-wide winter break To learn more, visit #NoBackRow Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. 2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans' status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

2U's equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits and pay.



Lanham, MD
20706 USA



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