Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.Whether just starting out in your career or well established in your career, LDS Employment Resource Services (ERS) or Self-Reliance Services (SRS) can help you accomplish your career goals. The employment center or self-reliance center offers one-on-one coaching, workshops and a large database of employment, education and self-employment opportunities. By visiting the center you learn the most effective job search practices, build your network and find resources to help you further your education or manage a successful small-business.

We recommend that you log-in and begin creating your profile on ldsjobs.org prior to visiting the employment center. Even if an employment center or self-reliance center is not close enough for you to visit, ldsjobs.org offers many online resources. If you desire, an employment advisor can also provide assistance over the telephone or through e-mail.

Upcoming Events

Labor Day - Resource Center Closed

September 7, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Office closed for Labor Day.

HIRING EVENT - Smart Staffing

September 8, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center


Smart Staffing


Apply Today and Start Tomorrow!

Smart Staffing has several temporary and temp-to-hire positions for various warehouse,production, and packaging work with multiplecompanies!

No warehouse experience is necessary, but is desired.

We have 3 different shifts (day, swing and evening)

Call 801-908-5201 to inquire aboutavailable positions, and apply online at www.smartstaffingllc.com

**Must be 18 years or older to apply

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3460 S. Redwood Rd., Suite 7 WestValley City, Utah 84119 801-908-5201

8956 S. 1300 West, West Jordan UT 84088 801-613-9666

Returned Missionary Orientation

September 8, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

Returned Missionary Employment Orientation Seminar

The Riverton Employment Resource Center holds a monthly Returned Missionary Employment Orientation Seminar on the Second Tuesday of each month 7:00 to 9:00 pm. This event covers the following:

 

  • Introduction to job searching including networking, resumes, interviewing
  • Scholarship and education funding
  • LDSJobs.org
  • Skills training money available to help individuals develop a marketable skill set
  • One-on-one coaching

 

This free two-hour seminar is designed to assist returned missionaries during their adjustment period back into post missionary life.

 

Accelerated Job Search (AJS) (Tuesday - Friday)

September 8 - 11, 2015
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Accelerated Job Search (AJS) program: AJS program members meet at 8:00 am every day (M-F) - except for center holidays. Presently, the average time to find a job in the United States is over 7 months. Participating in the AJS program can reduce that time to 4-6 weeks. To learn about prerequisites, daily job search requirements, and how to be admitted into the program, please call or email Russ Harrington, Associate Manager, Riverton LDS Employment Resource Services; 801-240-9515, rharrington@ldschurch.org.

2-Day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)

September 8 - 9, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER) Come and learn how to identify your skills, build a resume, interview, and succeed once you land your job. This is also a great resource for anyone who may be underemployed. The workshop will be held on the second and fourth week of each month. It is a two day event held Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Materials are provided. You will have an increased confidence in your ability to be successful in your career goals. Individuals who take the Career Workshop and apply what they learn are able to shorten the time they spend looking for work.

JOB FAIR - MarketStar Open House

September 9, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
MarketStar
10619 South Jordan Gateway
South Jordan, UT 84095
USA

NOW HIRING enthusiastic, talented professionals to join our team. Represent top brands in the areas of accountmanagement, inside sales, technical support, and more.


Over 100 open MarketStar Positions


www.marketstar.com/careers


Ask an Expert! Network with Recruiters, Managers and on-the-job experts


Bring Resumes to Share!



Interview Techniques Workshop

September 10, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

Interviewing for a job is a nerve-wracking ordeal for many people. You may feel uncomfortable "Selling" yourself or fielding unexpected questions. The good news is that interviewing is a skill that you can learn. With the right tips and techniques and practice you can become a master of sharing your value with potential employers and presenting yourself effectively.

Leadership Orientation - Ward and Stake Leaders

September 10, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
The Employment Resource Center holds a Leadership Orientation on the second Thursday of every other month beginning January, 2015 at 7:00 pm (odd numbered months). This event will end at 8:30 pm and will cover the following: • How the center can be a resource to you as you help your members with employment needs • 2-Day Career Workshop • Accelerated Job Search Program • LDSJobs.org • One-on-One Coaching • Skills training money available t o help under/unemployed members improve job readiness • Questions and answers. It is intended that this event be a great resource for newly called Ward & Stake Employment Specialists or a refresher for those that are experienced. As you know, things always have a way of changing so all are invited to attend - Bishops, High Priest Group Leaders, Elders Quorum Presidents, Relief Society Presidents, Stake Presidents (and/or counselors) and Stake High Councilors .

Reume Workshop

September 11, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP) To win an interview! A resume introduces you to prospective employers. It is an advertising tool used to obtain an interview with a prospective employer. Join us and find out how to create an effective resume. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Resume Workshop

September 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP) To win an interview! A resume introduces you to prospective employers. It is an advertising tool used to obtain an interview with a prospective employer. Join us and find out how to create an effective resume. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Accelerated Job Search (AJS) (Monday - Friday)

September 14 - 18, 2015
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Accelerated Job Search (AJS) program: AJS program members meet at 8:00 am every day (M-F) - except for center holidays. Presently, the average time to find a job in the United States is over 7 months. Participating in the AJS program can reduce that time to 4-6 weeks. To learn about prerequisites, daily job search requirements, and how to be admitted into the program, please call or email Russ Harrington, Associate Manager, Riverton LDS Employment Resource Services; 801-240-9515, rharrington@ldschurch.org.

JOB FAIR - Fall Career Fair

September 15, 2015
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
South Towne Expo Center
9750 S. State
Sandy, UT 84070
USA

On Tuesday, Sept. 15th, job seekers and employers from across the Wasatch Front will participate in the Fall Career Fair presented by Utah Media Group and Apply Utah.

Self-Employment (held at Sandy Center)

September 15, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sandy Employment Resource Center
817 East 9400 South
Sandy, UT 84094
USA

Self-Employment Workshop  

Monthly – 3rd Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

(Classes will be held at the Sandy Employment Center – 817 E. 9400 S. Sandy, Utah)

For more information on the workshop, call the Sandy Employment Center @ 801-561-5955.

Accelerated Job Search (AJS) (Monday - Friday)

September 21 - 25, 2015
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Accelerated Job Search (AJS) program: AJS program members meet at 8:00 am every day (M-F) - except for center holidays. Presently, the average time to find a job in the United States is over 7 months. Participating in the AJS program can reduce that time to 4-6 weeks. To learn about prerequisites, daily job search requirements, and how to be admitted into the program, please call or email Russ Harrington, Associate Manager, Riverton LDS Employment Resource Services; 801-240-9515, rharrington@ldschurch.org.

JOB FAIR - SLCC Fall Job Fair

September 22, 2015
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Lifetime Activities Center - Redwood Campus - SLCC
4600 S. Redwood Road
Taylorsville, UT 84123
USA

The Fall Job Fair will be held on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., in the Lifetime Activity Center Bruin Arena (LAC-Bruin Arena), at the Taylorsville Redwood Campus. 


This is an opportunity for Utah’s employers to meet with employment seekers from SLCC as well as the community at large. As we all look to and plan for a bright future, this event will give employers an opportunity to recruit and to also advertise their business/company as a viable employment resource in our community.

JOB FAIR - U of U Science & Engineering Career Fair

September 22, 2015
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Olpin Union Building
University of Utah
200 Central Campus Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
USA

Open to all

More information to come

Contact careerfair@sa.utah.edu  Or call 801 581 6186

2-Day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)

September 22 - 23, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER) Come and learn how to identify your skills, build a resume, interview, and succeed once you land your job. This is also a great resource for anyone who may be underemployed. The workshop will be held on the second and fourth week of each month. It is a two day event held Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Materials are provided. You will have an increased confidence in your ability to be successful in your career goals. Individuals who take the Career Workshop and apply what they learn are able to shorten the time they spend looking for work.

Interview Techniques Workshop

September 24, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

Interviewing for a job is a nerve-wracking ordeal for many people. You may feel uncomfortable "Selling" yourself or fielding unexpected questions. The good news is that interviewing is a skill that you can learn. With the right tips and techniques and practice you can become a master of sharing your value with potential employers and presenting yourself effectively.

Resume Workshop

September 25, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP) To win an interview! A resume introduces you to prospective employers. It is an advertising tool used to obtain an interview with a prospective employer. Join us and find out how to create an effective resume. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Resume Workshop

September 28, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP) To win an interview! A resume introduces you to prospective employers. It is an advertising tool used to obtain an interview with a prospective employer. Join us and find out how to create an effective resume. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Accelerated Job Search (AJS) (Monday - Friday)

September 28 - October 2, 2015
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Accelerated Job Search (AJS) program: AJS program members meet at 8:00 am every day (M-F) - except for center holidays. Presently, the average time to find a job in the United States is over 7 months. Participating in the AJS program can reduce that time to 4-6 weeks. To learn about prerequisites, daily job search requirements, and how to be admitted into the program, please call or email Russ Harrington, Associate Manager, Riverton LDS Employment Resource Services; 801-240-9515, rharrington@ldschurch.org.