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

Center Closed - Presidents' Day Holiday

February 15, 2016
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

Center Closed

Self-Employment Workshop

February 16, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sandy LDS Employment Resource Center
817 East 9400 South
Sandy, UT 84094
USA

Classes will be held at the Sandy Employment Center – 817 E. 9400 S. Sandy, Utah. For more information on this workshop, please call the Sandy Employment Center, 801-561-5955.

2-day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)

February 23 - 24, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER, 801-240-9523) 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 come dressed for a job interview.

Interview Techniques Workshop

February 25, 2016
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. Please come dressed for a job interview.

2-day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)

March 8 - 9, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

(PLEASE CALL TO REGISTER, 801-240-9523) 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 come dressed for a job interview.

Returned Missionary Employment Orientation Seminar

March 8, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

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 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.

SPRING HIRING EVENT - EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT & Career Advancement Workshops

March 8 - 11, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Riverton Utah Employment Resource Center

HELD AT THE SANDY EMPLOYMENT CENTER   .. 817 East 9400 South


Job Seeker Announcement


The Sandy Employment Resource Center is pleased to announce:


2016 SPRING EMPLOYMENT WEEKS(March 8th – 24th, 2016)Sandy Employment Resource Center817 East, 9400 South, Sandy UT 84094Ralph Hansen, ralph.hansen@ldschurch.org, 801-561-9555


March 8th -11th – Employer Spotlight and Career Advancement workshops


Tuesday, March 15th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.RESUME DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP Come and learn HOW TO develop an effective resume that will catch an employer’s attention.


Wednesday, March 16th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.NAVIGATING THE EMPLOYER’S APPLICATION PROCESS WORKSHOP Come and learn HOW TO navigate through an employer’s pre-employment process, including on-line application, pre-assessments, electronic screening, etc.


Thursday, March 17th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.INTERVIEW PREPARATION WORKSHOP Come and learn HOW TO research a company, the position and prepare for an upcoming interview.


Friday, March 18th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.BEHAVIORAL INTERVIEWING SKILLS WORKSHOP Come and learn HOW TO prepare for a “behavioral interview,” which is one that requires you to respond to interview questions by providing examples from prior employment and worklife experiences.

Self-Employment Workshop

March 15, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sandy LDS Employment Resource Center
817 East 9400 South
Sandy, UT 84094
USA

Classes will be held at the Sandy Employment Center – 817 E. 9400 S. Sandy, Utah. For more information on this workshop, please call the Sandy Employment Center, 801-561-5955.