EnterpriseWorks Customer Service/Student Worker -Spring 2019 (Full Time Summer 2019)

Category: 
Administrative & Support Services
Status: 
Part-Time
Post Date:  
2/04/2019
Contact Email: 
Description: 
EnterpriseWorks & University of Illinois Research Park
 
Who we are
Research Park is a technology hub for corporate research and development operations. EnterpriseWorks is an award-winning incubator at the Research Park that focuses on science and research-based startup companies commercializing technology from the University of Illinois. We have a multifaceted team of professionals and interns dedicated to helping our startups and corporations thrive in the Research Park. 
 
Customer Service Student Worker
Do you enjoy getting to know new people? Does the idea of getting your feet wet in a professional environment excite you? Would you like to learn more about the world of entrepreneurship? We are looking for a personable student to assist the Administrative Aide at EnterpriseWorks on different front desk tasks such as greeting guests, answering phone calls, etc. It is a good chance for anyone who wants to develop their communication and interpersonal skills. The Customer Service Student Worker will serve as the front line representative of EnterpriseWorks. 
This position will begin training part-time  during Spring 2019 and will continue into Summer 2019, at 40 hours per week.
 
What You’ll Do
As the customer service student worker you will have the opportunity to work in a professional environment and learn about the start-up endeavors being done at EnterpriseWorks in the Research Park. You will work alongside the Administrative Aide to represent EnterpriseWorks positively when taking phone calls at the front desk, answering inquiries about companies and employees, and handling all incoming and outgoing mail parcels. You will also be responsible for maintaining and restocking the EW kitchen and inventory. You may also be asked to Assist with any other duties as assigned by EnterpriseWorks staff.
 
Requirements: 
Preferably underclassman – Freshman or Sophomore
Applicants must be able to work up to 40 hours per week during Summer 2019
Applicants must be available to work 10-20 hours per week during Fall 2019 
At the time of employment, you must be a full-time enrolled student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Graduation date must be December 2019 or after
Excellent customer and personal service skills by meeting quality standards for services
Strong clerical skills by understanding administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records
Strong computer and phone skills
Ability to use printer and copy machine 
 
To apply submit your application here: http://go.researchpark.illinois.edu/StuWorkerApp
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.
 
Compensation: Hourly wage will be $10.00/hour and will be paid by the University of Illinois.
 
Reporting: Position reports to the Administrative Aide
 
Timing: Student is expected to work 10-20 hours per week during the academic year. Pending successful performance reviews, the internship can continue through multiple semesters including a full-time internship during the summer. 
 
Previous interns of EnterpriseWorks now work at companies including but not limited to: Denodo, Facebook, All State, Blue Bunny, and Yelp.
 
For more information, please visit www.researchpark.illinois.edu. For questions, please email Jenny Kim at jskim3@illinois.edu and Emily Orden at orden2@illinois.edu