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.
Public Safety – Guest Services Ambassador
Public Safety – Public Safety Officer
Parking – (Part-time) Parking Attendant
Refrigeration/ Kitchen Mechanic III
Technology Services- Assistant Manager
Electrical- Electrician III
Technology Services- Assistant Director- Software
The Assistant Director of Technology Services (Software/ Technical Support) 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.
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.
The Electrician III is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all electrical installations and systems of the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. This individual is responsible for monitoring, repairing and installing all electrical equipment according to established industry guidelines, local and national codes.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); Technical school background or apprenticeship program
preferred. Four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Class D City of New Orleans Electrical License required.
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.
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.
Public Safety- Guest Services Ambassador
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
Opening Date: June 17, 2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
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.
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.
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.
Part-time Parking Attendants are needed.
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.
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