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Workplace Associate (Maintenance)

2u · 28 days ago
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At 2U, we are all in on purpose. We are motivated by our mission – to eliminate the back row in education – and connected by our shared passion to deliver world-class digital education at scale. As the parent company of edX, the world’s leading online learning platform, 2U powers more than 4,000 online higher education offerings – from free courses to full degrees. Together with more than 230 colleges, universities, and corporate partners, we are helping to unlock human potential.

What We’re Looking For:

A candidate to conduct routine inspections of premises and equipment to determine maintenance requirements. Perform minor carpentry, electrical, mechanical and plumbing repairs as well as painting while following all applicable safety rules and procedures.

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:

  • Routine Maintenance - Conducting regular inspections and preventive maintenance tasks to identify and address issues before they escalate. This can involve checking and servicing equipment, or systems to ensure they operate efficiently and safely.
  • Repairs - Diagnosing and repairing malfunctioning equipment, fixtures, or systems. Being skilled in troubleshooting problems and making necessary fixes to keep operations running smoothly.
  • Safety Compliance - Ensuring that all maintenance activities adhere to safety protocols and regulations. This includes identifying and mitigating safety hazards.
  • Parts and inventory management - Managing an inventory of spare parts and supplies necessary for maintenance and repairs. Ordering and restocking materials as needed to minimize downtime and ensure Salesforce tickets are actioned and closed in a timely manner.
  • Collaboration - Working closely with other Stakeholders, such as engineers, electricians, or plumbers, to address complex maintenance issues that require specialized skills.
  • Budget Management - Managing maintenance budgets efficiently by prioritizing tasks, sourcing cost-effective solutions, and reducing unnecessary expenses. Ensuring the procurement process is always adhered to.
  • Documentation/ task tracking - Maintaining records of maintenance activities, including inspection reports, repairs, and replacements and stock control. 
  • Upskilling - Continually upskilling and gaining expertise in order to minimize the amount of work that needs to be outsourced to contractors.
  • Assist with any Campus related queries, tasks and/or issues and take action within your scope of responsibility.
  • Assist workplace team with event setups
  • Assist Logistics officer with errands such as purchases and collections on an adhoc basis

Things That Should Be In Your Background:

  • Matric pass
  • Minimum 2 Years routine maintenance work experience
  • Ability to use common tools such as drills,hammers, hoists, saws, drills and wrenches
  • Experience with measuring instruments or electronic testing devices
  • Eye for details with strong organizational skills
  • Physical stamina and dexterity (need to be able to lift and carry heavy items)
  • Basic knowledge of HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems
  • Has a valid Drivers License

Benefits & Culture

Our global employee base is a diverse collection of innovators, dreamers, and doers working together to transform lives through higher education. We believe that every employee can advance our shared purpose, and that life at 2U should be fun and meaningful. If you’re excited by the opportunity to provide over 40 million learners and counting with access to world-class online higher education, then join us – and do work that makes a difference. #NoBackRow

We offer comprehensive benefits (unique per country) and excellent work/life balance.
Full-time, ZA benefits include: 

  • 2 complimentary Getsmarter short courses per year
  • Subsidised medical aid with Discovery Health Medical Scheme
  • 4% 2U contribution towards Discovery Life Pension Fund and Group Risk Benefit
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Generous leave policy including time off to volunteer for non-profit organization, study leave, sports leave and a company-wide festive season break

2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At 2U, we are committed to building and sustaining a culture of belonging, respect, and inclusion. We are proud of the steps we’ve taken to bring together an employee base that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by what makes us different, as well as by how we are alike. 

2U is committed to providing reasonable accommodations during our recruitment process. If you need assistance or accommodations, please reach out to us at: recruitingaccommodations@2u.com. 

2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At 2U, we are committed to building and sustaining a culture of belonging, respect, and inclusion. We are proud of the steps we’ve taken to bring together an employee base that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by what makes us different, as well as by how we are alike. 

2U is committed to providing reasonable accommodations during our recruitment process. If you need assistance or accommodations, please reach out to us at: recruitingaccommodations@2u.com. 

About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU)

For more than a decade, 2U, Inc. has been the digital transformation partner of choice to great non-profit colleges and universities delivering high-quality online education at scale. As the parent company of edX, a leading global online learning platform, 2U provides over 45 million learners with access to world-class education in partnership with more than 230 colleges, universities, and corporations. Our people and technology are powering more than 4,000 digital education offerings — from free courses to full degrees — and helping unlock human potential. To learn more: visit 2U.com.

About edX

edX is the education movement for restless learners and a leading global online learning platform from 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU). Together with the majority of the world’s top-ranked universities and industry-leading companies, we bring our community of over 45 million learners world-class education to support them at every stage of their lives and careers, from free courses to full degrees. And we're not stopping there — we're relentlessly pursuing our vision of a world where every learner can access education to unlock their potential, without the barriers of cost or location. Learn more at edX.org.

Learn more at https://2u.com/careers/
#NoBackRow

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.

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