John Q Hammons EVENT TECHNOLOGY SUPERVISOR in lavista, Nebraska

About Us

With 35 owned properties, comprised of more than 8,400 guest rooms and 1.7 million square feet of banquet space, our properties and brands represent some of the finest facilities in the industry and a competitive edge for John Q. Hammons Hotels and Resorts!

Mr. Hammons built properties that provide an exceptional guest experience. Our vision is to ensure we live up to Mr. Hammons standards of excellence by providing exceptional award winning facilities for each guest!

Position Description

Job Purpose:

Issue, store, and inventory all audio visual equipment required for meeting room function. Handle all shipping and receiving to be recorded and delivered to appropriate areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Issues all audio visual equipment.

  • Maintains A/V, lost and found and shipping and receiving storage areas in an orderly way.

  • Responsible for the repair and maintenance of all A/V equipment.

  • Abide by all company procedures required in the handling of A/V and shipping and receiving.

  • Performs routine walk-through of hotel areas to ensure proper security of hotel/guest equipment and packages.

  • Display good customer relation skills and take initiative to greet guests in a friendly manner.

  • Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries and unsafe work conditions to management; complete safety training and certifications. Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information and protect company assets.

  • Ensure uniform and appearance is clean and professional.

  • Guide, direct, and motivate subordinates — Provide guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Skills:

  • Use special recordkeeping procedures.

  • Recognize errors in recorded information.

  • Active Listening — Give full attention to what other people are saying, take time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

  • Carry out specific oral or written instructions, frequently following a simple routine.

  • Critical Thinking — Use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

  • Technology Design — Generating or adapting equipment and technology to serve user needs.

Job Qualifications:

Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests' service needs, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and professional language. Support team to reach common goals. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.


  • HS Diploma or equivalent preferred


  • Minimum one (1) year audio visual experience.

Benefits and EEO

Full-time associates are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Paid Time Off

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Short-term and long-term disability

  • Company paid life with employee paid supplemental options

  • Matching 401-k with immediate vesting for eligible participating associates

  • Company Hotel Travel Discounts

John Q Hammons Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action EmployerMinorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans Click to view EEO is the Law

Note: To be considered for this position, candidates MUST apply at

Location NameLaVista, NE Embassy Suites

Location Address12520 Westport Pkwy.

Requisition ID2018-11762

CategoryHotel - Event Planning


Employment TypeRegular Full Time

Pay Rate15.65

HotelEmbassy Suites