Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

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

Resume Workshop

2 Mar '15 - 2 Mar '15
09:00 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)

2 Mar '15 - 6 Mar '15
08:00 AM - 09:30 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.

3-Day Career Workshop (Evenings: Tue, Wed, Thur)

3 Mar '15 - 5 Mar '15
06:30 PM - 09:00 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 first and third week of each month. It is a three day event held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6:30 pm to 9:00 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. (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. 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)

9 Mar '15 - 13 Mar '15
08:00 AM - 09:30 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.

Returned Missionary Employment Orientation Seminar

10 Mar '15 - 10 Mar '15
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
The Employment Resource Center will be holding a monthly Returned Missionary Employment Orientation Seminar on the second Tuesday of each month from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm beginning February 10, 2015. This event will cover the following: * Introduction to job searching including information about networking, resumes, interviewing, etc. * 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. It will be held at the employment center located at 3740 West Market Center Drive, Riverton, Utah.

2-Day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)

10 Mar '15 - 11 Mar '15
09:00 AM - 04:00 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. (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. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Hiring Event - McDonalds

11 Mar '15 - 11 Mar '15
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
Hiring Event for McDonalds. Job Description: Service Crew, Grill Crew. Multiple shifts available. $8.00 to $9.00+ depending on shift, availability, and experience.

Leadership Orientation - Ward and Stake Leaders

12 Mar '15 - 12 Mar '15
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
The Employment Resource Center will be holding a Leadership Orientation on the second Thursday of every other month beginning January 8, 2015 at 7:00 pm. 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 Stake High Councilors (and/or counselors). It will be held at the employment center located at 3740 West Market Center Drive, Riverton, Utah.

Interview Techniques Workshop

12 Mar '15 - 12 Mar '15
09:00 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

13 Mar '15 - 13 Mar '15
01:00 PM - 04:00 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

16 Mar '15 - 16 Mar '15
09:00 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)

16 Mar '15 - 20 Mar '15
08:00 AM - 09:30 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.

3-Day Career Workshop (Evenings: Tue, Wed, Thur)

17 Mar '15 - 19 Mar '15
06:30 PM - 09:00 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 first and third week of each month. It is a three day event held Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6:30 pm to 9:00 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. (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. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Self-Employment Workshop (Held in Sandy)

17 Mar '15 - 17 Mar '15
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center
(Classes will be held at the Sandy Employment Center: 817 E. 9400 S., Sandy, UT, 801-561-9555). Starting a new business can be a confusing and very intimidating task. This class is for anyone who is thinking of starting a new business or needs to better understand how to make their small business more effective. During a two hour workshop, you will learn essential elements to business success.

Accelerated Job Search (AJS) (Monday - Friday)

23 Mar '15 - 27 Mar '15
08:00 AM - 09:30 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)

24 Mar '15 - 25 Mar '15
09:00 AM - 04:00 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. (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. If you are unable to attend this class, feel free to call our office to arrange for one-on-one assistance.

Interview Techniques Workshop

26 Mar '15 - 26 Mar '15
09:00 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

27 Mar '15 - 27 Mar '15
01:00 PM - 04:00 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

30 Mar '15 - 30 Mar '15
09:00 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.