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.
2-Day Career Workshop (Tuesday & Wednesday)
(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.
Returned Missionary Orientation
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
- 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.
Interview Techniques Workshop
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.
Self-Employment (held at Sandy Center)
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.
Evening Career Workshop (3 - evenings class)
(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 under-employed. This workshop will be held the third week of the month. The workshop is held from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. It is a three day evening event held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 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 spent looking for work.
Christmas - Resource Center Closed
Center Closes Early - New Year's Eve
Center closes at 12:00 noon for New's Years Eve. Happy New Year!