Provo 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

Attend the Demonstration on How to Get Free Money for School

May 3, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Excellent for youth, parents, current and potential college students.
Perfect as a mutual night activity for Priests and Laurels
Must call 801-818-6161 to reserve a seat(s)
Provo Employment Resource Center
702 West Columbia Lane
Provo, UT 84604
USA

This one hour demonstration will highlight 4 topics: 1) the Lord's promises about your success, 2) how to use lists of scholarships and scholarship search engines to find 100s of free funding sources, 3) how a master application PDF can reduce the time to apply for scholarships to 30-40 minutes, and 4) how power statements convince scholarship committees to reward and recognize you with the money.  We offer this demonstration on the 1st Tuesday in Provo and the 3rd Thursday in Springville (1672 West 700 East, Springville Call 801-491-7379 to reserve a seat in Springville). Use this demonstration to get a quick overview. Then, call Provo or Springville to schedule appointments for additional coaching. One young women had $5,000 in just 3 months using what we teach. Another young man had $65,000 in just 6 months.

Establishing your professional brand

May 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Think & talk like a professional-again. Many people lose their professional identity when they lose their job. Simple job search tasks may confuse or baffle them. Improve your employment success (in a small group of 2-6 people) by rediscovering or establishing your professional brand, and promoting what you can do for companies so decision makers will want to hire you.

How to WOW Them in Interviews

May 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Polish power statements, turn weaknesses into strengths, learn to ask questions to get more information, and discover how torespond to the dreaded question: “Tell me about yourself.”Learn in a small group with 2-6 participants. Registration required

How to Get Interviews with Great Phone Calls

May 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Get more interviews with the right people.Discover the nuts and bolts of effective networking. Learn toget job interviews, discover a company’s needs, and receivevaluable job leads from friends and former colleagues. Work in a group of 2-6 people Registration required*

Establishing your professional brand

May 11, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Think & talk like a professional-again. Many people lose their professional identity when they lose their job. Simple job search tasks may confuse or baffle them. Improve your employment success (in a small group of 2-6 people) by rediscovering or establishing your professional brand, and promoting what you can do for companies so decision makers will want to hire you.

How to WOW Them in Interviews

May 11, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Polish power statements, turn weaknesses into strengths, learn to ask questions to get more information, and discover how torespond to the dreaded question: “Tell me about yourself.”Learn in a small group with 2-6 participants. Registration required

How to Get Interviews with Great Phone Calls

May 11, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Get more interviews with the right people.Discover the nuts and bolts of effective networking. Learn toget job interviews, discover a company’s needs, and receivevaluable job leads from friends and former colleagues. Work in a group of 2-6 people Registration required*

Problem Solving & Consultation for Church Leaders

May 12, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Serve needy members more effectively. Learn to help members in your stewardship become self reliant. An open discussion allows for you to confidentially ask for help with specific members in your stewardship. Also, come prepared to ask questions about techniques, tools, and resources available to help.

Find a Job 4 months sooner - Career Wrokshop

May 14, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

We offer this condensed version of our Career Workshop on a Saturday specifically for those that employed and looking a better position, moving up in your company, or looking at changing positions altogether. Expected Results: Find jobs an average of four months sooner. Find the hidden and open job markets. Say the right things to get interviews, impress companies, and get job offers. Practice answering interview questions 8-12 times. No cost for this  workshop. 2nd Saturday of every month from 9am-4pm.  Registration Required* 801-818-6161

How to Get Interviews with Great Phone Calls

May 18, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Get more interviews with the right people.Discover the nuts and bolts of effective networking. Learn toget job interviews, discover a company’s needs, and receivevaluable job leads from friends and former colleagues. Work in a group of 2-6 people Registration required*

How to WOW Them in Interviews

May 18, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Polish power statements, turn weaknesses into strengths, learn to ask questions to get more information, and discover how torespond to the dreaded question: “Tell me about yourself.”Learn in a small group with 2-6 participants. Registration required

Establishing your professional brand

May 18, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Think & talk like a professional-again. Many people lose their professional identity when they lose their job. Simple job search tasks may confuse or baffle them. Improve your employment success (in a small group of 2-6 people) by rediscovering or establishing your professional brand, and promoting what you can do for companies so decision makers will want to hire you.

Basic Training on Employment for Local Church Leaders

May 21, 2016
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Give basic service to your members in need. Learn how to help members find 100s of job leads and to use articles from LDSJobs.org to help members improve interview techniques, network more effectively, negotiate salaries, and more. 9:00 a.m.-Noon. Registration recommended*

Find a job an average of four months sooner - Career Workshop

May 24, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Find jobs an average of four months sooner. Find the hidden and open job markets. Say the right things to get interviews, impress companies, and get job offers. Practice answering interview questions 8-12 times. No cost for this 2-day workshop. This workshop is held the 4th Tue & Wed of each month 9am-4pm.  Registration recommended*

How to WOW Them in Interviews

May 25, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Polish power statements, turn weaknesses into strengths, learn to ask questions to get more information, and discover how torespond to the dreaded question: “Tell me about yourself.”Learn in a small group with 2-6 participants. Registration required

How to Get Interviews with Great Phone Calls

May 25, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Get more interviews with the right people.Discover the nuts and bolts of effective networking. Learn toget job interviews, discover a company’s needs, and receivevaluable job leads from friends and former colleagues. Work in a group of 2-6 people Registration required*

Establishing your professional brand

May 25, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Provo Utah Employment Resource Center

Expected Results: Think & talk like a professional-again. Many people lose their professional identity when they lose their job. Simple job search tasks may confuse or baffle them. Improve your employment success (in a small group of 2-6 people) by rediscovering or establishing your professional brand, and promoting what you can do for companies so decision makers will want to hire you.