Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
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The Convention Center offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, critical illness, whole life, term life , and a retirement plan as well as employer paid (FREE) parking, paid time off, paid holidays, group term life and AD&D , long term disability and long term care insurances.

Below is a list of available employment opportunities at the Convention Center. Click here to submit an online employment application.

If you are interested in a banquet or catering position with Centerplate, the Convention Center’s exclusive food service provider, please visit their website for more information.

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Updated: 8/2/2016

 

Public Safety – Guest Services Ambassador
Public Safety – Public Safety Officer

Parking – (Part-time) Parking Attendant
Environmental Services- Facility Attendant II
Refrigeration/ Kitchen Mechanic III
MIS-Network/Desktop Technician

MIS- Software Implementation and Technical Support Specialist
Parking Operations- Manager
Technology Services- Assistant Manager
Technology Services- Supervisor
Technology Services- Technology Technician

 

MIS- Software Implementation and Technical Support Specialist
Salary: Commensurate with Experience

FLSA Classification: Exempt
Opening Date: August 12, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

The Software Implementation and Technical Support Specialist is responsible for implementation of software
solutions in support for New Orleans Morial Convention Center’s day to day operations. This individual shall be
responsible for assisting in evaluation and implementation of future software purchases. Qualifications: Bachelor’s
degree from four-year college or university; or three to five years related enterprise level experience preferred; or
equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of venue management software and SQL database
is a plus. Working knowledge of Navision and Jet Enterprise is also a plus.

 

Technology Services- Technology Technician
Salary: $19.23-$21.64
FLSA Classification: Non- Exempt
Opening Date: July 29, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Technology Technician is responsible for the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of all network related services for events as well as administrative staff of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual works closely with part time technicians on show related installs and building projects and is responsible for all moves, adds or changes within the Technology Services Department.

Qualifications:
Associate’s degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certifications desired: A+ and/or N+. Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required.

 

Technology Services- Supervisor
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Opening Date: July 29, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Technology Supervisor, under the direction of the Technology Manager, Network Manager, and Assistant Technology Manager, is responsible for overseeing all day to day work of Technology Services personnel and supervises and assists with the set-up, installation, operation, maintenance and repair of all network-related services and equipment within the New Orleans Morial Convention Center.

Qualifications:
Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school preferred and two to four years’ experience in a networking position; Minimum of two years’ experience in a supervisory level position desired. N+ Certifications and experience in Wi-Fi preferred. Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Switch port programming required.

 

 

Technology Services- Assistant Manager
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Opening Date: July 29, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Assistant Technology Manager assists the Technology Manager in maintaining the integrity of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center’s communications program through a “hands on” approach of effective and efficient requirements definition, design, monitoring and operational support of the communications network. This individual shall be a self-driven, conscientious and detail-oriented individual with a passion for technology and a commitment to client satisfaction.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; and four to six years related experience and/or training in a convention, hotel and/or multi-purpose facility preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of two years supervisory experience desired. N+ and Cisco VOIP Certifications preferred. Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and ability to utilize Shore Tel and Evolution software for switch/instrument configuration required.

 

Parking Operations- Manager
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Opening Date: July 22, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Parking Operations Manager is responsible for developing and implementing a financial and operational plan for the parking facilities of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. This role includes both developing near-term and long-term strategies and goals for each facility as well as an operational requirement of managing the day-to-day operations of the facilities.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; and three to five years related experience and/or training in managing parking facilities and/or similar facilities; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of three years in a supervisory or management position desired. Certified Parking Professional (CPP) credentials or be eligible to obtain the credentials within two years of their initial employment.

 

MIS- Network/ Desktop Technician
Salary: $23.08-$25.96
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: July 15, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Desktop Technician is responsible for providing end user support to the New Orleans Morial Convention Center Staff. This individual shall be detail-oriented, results driven, flexible and able to perform duties in high pressure situations. The Desktop Technician shall have an extensive knowledge of industry standards related to PC hardware/software environments and demonstrate an intermediate to advanced understanding of desktop business applications including network printing and file storage.

Qualifications:
Associates degree from two-year college or university; and two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiar with all aspects of Windows 7, PC administration, and Exchange email system support. Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Window PC and VMware environments and server services. Capable of developing PC-related standards, procedures and processes.

 

Public Safety- Guest Services Ambassador
Salary: $14.62-$16.44
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: June 17, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Guest Services Ambassador (also known as GSA) is responsible for providing excellent customer service and creating an exceptional experience to all guests of the MCCNO. The GSA must be able to effectively communicate information verbally and graphically (via MCCNO provided equipment) regarding the event, building, and the City of New Orleans. Additionally, it is the responsibility of the GSA to maintain the cleanliness, comfort, safety, and overall appearance of his/her assigned area. The GSA must be able to offer assistance to attendees throughout all areas of the MCCNO. The expression “Going above and beyond” is a normal operating standard for this position. The GSA reports to the Public Safety Department as well as the Event Services Department at times. This individual shall serve as a Public Safety Officer on non-event days.

Qualifications:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); two years security, safety and customer service related experience and/or training in the hospitality industry preferred. Certification in first aid and CPR desired. To perform this job successfully, the employee must have a basic proficiency in Microsoft Office, familiar with internet operations and have basic knowledge of iPad use.

 

Refrigeration/ Kitchen Mechanic III
Salary: $25.13/ Hour
FLSA Classification: Non- Exempt
Opening Date: March 22, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Refrigeration/Kitchen Mechanic III is responsible for performing corrective and preventative maintenance on
all Refrigeration and kitchen equipment as well as assist with HVAC equipment maintenance throughout the New
Orleans Morial Convention Center.

Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
Technical school background in related field preferred. Four to ten years related experience and/or training; or
equivalent combination of education and experience. Type Universal Card required.

 

 

Environmental Services- Facility Attendant II
Salary: $16.44/ hour
FLSA Classification: Non- Exempt
Opening Date: January 29, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Facility Attendant II is responsible for assisting the Environmental Services Foreman in ensuring that the facility is maintained in world-class condition.

Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one year related experience and/or training. Ability to work irregular/extended hours as necessary including nights, weekends and holidays as show schedules dictate. Certification in the safe and proper operation of personal lifts, fork lifts and sweeping/ scrubbing equipment required.

 

Parking – (Part-time) Parking Attendant                                      
Salary: $10.50/hr.
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: September 2015                                                   
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:

Part-time Parking Attendants are needed.

 

Public Safety-Public Safety Officer
Salary: $12.69-$14.28
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: October 29, 2014
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Description:
The Public Safety Officer is responsible for performing duties associated with security, public safety, fire safety and emergency response in accordance with policies and procedures set by the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual is responsible for protecting the building, personnel and guests against possible safety infractions and responds to and documents all incidents related to public safety.

Qualifications
High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Two years security, safety or law enforcement related experience and/or training preferred. Certifications in first aid and CPR desired.  This individual shall be able to work extended/irregular hours as necessary including nights, weekends and holidays, professionally interact with diverse groups of people in high pressure situations and have reliable transportation.

The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Human Resources Department
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone – (504) 582-3107
Email: careers@mccno.com



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