Nashville Tennessee Employment Resource Center

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.LDS Employment Resource Centers provide additional support that individuals may need to become self-reliant, including access to information about community resources, one-on-one coaching and mentoring, as well as additional workshops and classes that might be needed. These centers serve as a place where jobseekers can find employment opportunities, learn how to write a résumé or cover letter, and receive one-on-one mentoring and guidance. Some centers occasionally host job fairs. LDS Employment Centers may also serve as a gathering place for Church members and other members of the community seeking to strengthen their temporal and spiritual self-reliance.

Centers are open to the public and the services are free of charge. Centers operating hours vary in order to best meet the needs of local Church members.

LDS Employment Resource Centers offer…

  • A gathering place for Church members and others seeking to become more self-reliant through employment, education, and self-employment
  • Personalized coaching and career planning
  • Access to the internet, computers, phones, printer, and copier
  • Job postings and lists of local employers
  • Assistance with resumes and cover letters
  • Interview preparation, including video-taped practice interviews
  • Information about local education and training programs, including scholarship and financial aid information
  • Information about local self-employment resources, including NGOs and microcredit institutions

News and Events

Goodwill-Franklin Hiring Event

January 23, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
American Job Center | Williamson County
118 Seaboard Lane
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067

Goodwill-Franklin hiring event will be held at the American Job Center-Williamson County on January 23, 2019 from 8:00am-12:00pm. The Goodwill -Franklin store locations are now hiring for Shift Leaders, Retail Sales Associates, Production Workers,Cashiers, and Warehouse Associates.

Hiring Event | Hilton Garden Inn's

January 24, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
American Job Center
1598 GreenLea Blvd
Gallatin, TN

Open positions include:

  • Assistant Executive Housekeeper
  • Assistant General Manager / Food & Bev
  • Bartender / Bar Server
  • Breakfast Cook
  • Breakfast Host / Server
  • Chief Engineer
  • Director of Sales
  • Dishwasher / Kitchen Utility
  • Duty Engineer
  • Executive Housekeeper / Manager
  • Food & Beverage Supervisor
  • Front Desk Agent
  • Front Desk Supervisor
  • Houseman
  • Laundry Attendant
  • Line Cook (Evenings)
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Night Auditor
  • Room Attendant
  • Sales Coordinator
  • Server / Room Service

Interview Workshop

January 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
American Job Center | Franklin
118 Seaboard Lane
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37064

Learn what to do before, during and after a job interview. This workshop will offer tips for preparation, interview do’s and don’ts, how to dress for success, and procedures for following up after the interview.

Budd Group Hiring Event

January 25, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
American Job Center | Williamson County
118 Seaboard Lane
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067

Positions:


Day Porter – Full Time
Monday – Friday
Hours: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Wages: $14.00 per 1 hour
Responsibilities: This person is responsible for maintaining the facility during the day. They will be cleaning restrooms,general areas, cleaning spills, restocking, and cleaning the grounds. This person must have strong communication skills, time –management, work ethic, and positive attitude
Experience: 1 year required





Evening Supervisor
Monday – Friday
Hours: 5:00pm-10:00pm
Wages: $15.00 an hour
Responsibilities: This position is a supervisory role over the entire evening cleaning crew.
Experience: 1 year required





Vacuum Specialist
Monday – Friday
Hours: 5:00pm-9:00pm (10:00pm) *Varies on Building
Wages: $13.00 per 1 hour
Responsibilities: This position isr esponsible for maintaining the carpets in the facility. Backpack vacuums and large surface-area vacuums will be used. Some janitorial responsibilities will be required as well.  
Experience: Not required, but preferred.





Restroom Technician
Monday – Friday
Hours: 5:00pm-10:00pm
Wages: $13.00 per 1 hour
Responsibilities: This position is responsible for cleaning the facility’s restroom. They will sanitize and restock each restroom, ensuring that it is ready for the next day.
Experience: Not required, but preferred





Floor Technician
Monday – Friday
Hours: 5:00pm-10:00pm
Wages: $14.00 per 1 hour
Responsibilities: Responsible for caring for hard surfaces in the facility. Stripping, waxing, and buffing of the floors. Polishing of the floors and routine carpet care will also be a part of the fail
Experience: 1 year of experience required





Office Specialist
Monday – Friday
Hours: 5:00pm-10:00pm
Wages: $13.00 per 1 hour
Responsibilities: General cleaning of the office space. Dusting, mopping, pulling trash, polishing, sanitizing common areas, and detail cleaning
Experience: Not required, but preferred




To APPLY:

Visit www.buddgroup.com and click quick apply.

Basic Computer Workshop

January 25, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
American Job Center
1598 Greenlea Blvd.
Gallatin, TN 37066

Basic Computer Workshop

Free Veteran Mental Health Counseling

January 25, 2019
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
1035 14th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208

http://d31hzlhk6di2h5.cloudfront.net/20181031/3a/3c/81/bb/8b4d3669f9b14493a4fafd99/Veteran_Mental_Health_Counseling.pdf

Jobs4tTN Workshop

January 25, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
American Job Center
1598 Greenlea Blvd.
Gallatin, TN 37066

Jobs4tTN Workshop

(For more information or to sign-up, call Mike Jones 615-206-6618)

Accounting Fundamentals for Small Businesses

January 26, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ScoreNashville
2 International Plaza
Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37217

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=e8ppaidab&oeidk=a07efv1m9tea07cbf85

Eating Smart and Moving More

January 29, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
American Job Center
1598 Greenlea Blvd
Gallatin, TN 37066

Classes are free! Learn how to:

  • Cook
  • Save money on food
  • Plan meals
  • Eat well
  • Keep your food safe
  • Be active

Contact Jenny Biggs (615-452-1423; jbiggs2@utk.edu)

Life After High School Seminar | "What About Employment?"

January 29, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
American Job Center
118 Seaboard Lane
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067
  • For students and families
  • RSVP to sbbarc@thearcwc.org or 615-790-5815 ext. 3

Start Your Cloud-Based QuickBooks

January 30, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Murfreesboro | TSBDC of Middle Tennessee State University
3050 Medical Center Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

https://clients.tsbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=50390002


THIS WORKSHOP IS LIMITED TO 10 REGISTRANTS and for NEW users of QuickBooks OnlineDiscover the VERY basic features in QuickBooks Online and the types of information you need to track in your business! If you are a NEW user of QuickBooks Online, you are invited to attend a hands-on training class to be held at the Small Business Development Center at MTSU. Learn how to find the best subscription for you. Learn the basics of Creating a QuickBooks Online account and setting your business up. * Get BASIC knowledge of setting up vendors, customers and employees. * Convert estimates to invoices. * Manage money coming in and money going out (sales, invoicing, paying bills, and tracking expenses) Use reports to understand your business, including profitability and sales trends. *Note: This if for QuickBooks Online and NOT QuickBooks Desktop.This free seminar will be held at the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce, Conference Room 2A located at 3050 Medical Center Parkway, Murfreesboro. To register for this seminar, please call 615.898.2745. Arrangements for the handicapped can be provided with advanced notification.

Speaker(s): Kendra Fox, Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor


Fee: No Cost


Social Media & Digital Marketing for 2019

January 31, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
TSBDC Gallatin Center
300 Building, 300 Nashville Pike
#103c
Gallatin, TN 37066

https://clients.tsbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=53390010


You will be encouraged to bring your own laptop or tablet for this course.


This course will cover the following:

Deciding on Your Platforms – Learning the Functions and Business Uses for Social Media

Platforms Covered:

  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • Instagram
  • Other
  • How to run effective campaigns that combine both offline and online marketing.
  • Tracking – effective use of free/paid tools to streamline you social media efforts and tracking
Social Media Plan Building, Building an effective Social Media Plan
  • Who and where are your best customers
  • Define your voice
  • Why would someone want to connect with you on social media
  • What are the big ideas that are going to drive your campaign
  • Content allocation – who will implement your social media projects
  • Who – Who is going to do the work on your social media marketing
  • When - developing a calendar / schedule
  • Where - Office? Outside resources? Mobile? Computer?
  • What – What pieces of content do you need? Do you need an image repository? Videos?
  • Develop a detailed calendar to structure your social media activities

Speaker(s): 100 Cups Consulting - Jason Elkins


Fee: $ 50.00

Payment will be required at workshop Check or cash preferred.


Understanding Business Taxes

February 2, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ScoreNashville
2 International Plaza
1st Floor Training Room
Nashville, TN 37217

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=e8ppaidab&oeidk=a07efv1m9wk8f5b3f03


This workshop is for any new or existing business owners would like a better understanding of small business taxation on the federal, state and local levels in Tennessee.

Am I Ready to Start a Business?

February 2, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Score Nashville
2 International Plaza
Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37217

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=e8ppaidab&oeidk=a07efv1m9v723b3df3a


This free workshop is designed as the first step in the SCORE counseling process for clients who are planning to start a new business for the first time, but have not yet taken concrete steps to proceed.

Eating Smart and Moving More

February 5, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
American Job Center
1598 Greenlea Blvd
Gallatin, TN 37066

Classes are free! Learn how to:

  • Cook
  • Save money on food
  • Plan meals
  • Eat well
  • Keep your food safe
  • Be active

Contact Jenny Biggs (615-452-1423; jbiggs2@utk.edu)

Nashville Veterans Job Fair

February 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Nissan Stadium
One Titans Way
Nashville, TN 37213

https://events.recruitmilitary.com/events/nashville-veterans-job-fair-february-7-2019

Start Your Business

February 9, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ScoreNashville
2 International Plaza
Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37217

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=e8ppaidab&oeidk=a07efv1m9wve99d9305


This introductory workshop answers basic questions such as:

  • Does my business idea make sense?
  • What business structure do I need?
  • How do I secure financing?
  • What is a Business Plan and why do I need one?
  • What are some issues I may not have considered?

Develop Your Business Model

February 9, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ScoreNashville
2 International Plaza
Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37217

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=e8ppaidab&oeidk=a07efv1m9ygafb69be6


Learn how to visualize your business and it's interrelationships on a single canvas using Business Modeling.

Eating Smart and Moving More

February 12, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
American Job Center
1598 Greenlea Blvd
Gallatin, TN 37066

Classes are free! Learn how to:

  • Cook
  • Save money on food
  • Plan meals
  • Eat well
  • Keep your food safe
  • Be active

Contact Jenny Biggs (615-452-1423; jbiggs2@utk.edu)

Goodwill Career Solutions Job Fair

February 12, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Goodwill Career Solutions
205A Indian Lake Blvd
Hendersonville, TN 37075

Goodwill Career Solutions is hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, February 12,2019, from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm at our Indian Lake, TN location. Our job fair will be open to the public and to current Goodwill Career Solutions clients.


615-346-1810

Empowered Ladies Peer Group

February 13, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Empower Tennessee
955 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206
  • An opportunity to interact with women who have related challenges and triumphs
  • A time to exchange authentic life experiences
  • A relaxed environment to talk, learn, laugh, and empower
  • A chance to say, “Me, too.”
When: 2nd Wednesday every month @ 2-3PM
Where: Empower Tennessee 955 Woodland St. Nashville, TN 37206

Contact April @ 615-515-8630 or aprilm@empowertn.org for details and to RSVP for this free event. 

Free Veteran Mental Health Counseling

February 15, 2019
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Centerstone
44 Vantage Way
Nashville, TN 37228

http://d31hzlhk6di2h5.cloudfront.net/20181031/3a/3c/81/bb/8b4d3669f9b14493a4fafd99/Veteran_Mental_Health_Counseling.pdf

Free Veteran Mental Health Counseling

February 22, 2019
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
1035 14th Ave N
Nashville, TN 37208

http://d31hzlhk6di2h5.cloudfront.net/20181031/3a/3c/81/bb/8b4d3669f9b14493a4fafd99/Veteran_Mental_Health_Counseling.pdf