Employment Readiness Program (ERP)

Hours of Operation

Monday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Contact

Bldg. 9023
1231 Mahone Avenue
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Handicap Accessible

Tel:
+1(804)734-6388

Military DSN Tel:
(312)687-6388

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This program provides information and referral services in the areas of employment, education and training to give military family members the competitive edge needed to secure employment.

Employment Readiness Program (ERP)

The Employment Readiness Program (ERP) offers resources to help with your career plan and job search.  Whether you're a military spouse or family member who just moved to a new installation or DoD civilian looking for new opportunities, we're here to help.  

Our services include:

  • Up-to-date information on local, national, and international employment opportunities, job market trends and education, and volunteer resources
  • Classes and seminaars on self-assessment and career exploration, resume writing, interviewing techniques, dressing for success, networking and entrepreneurship
  • Resume critiques
  • Career counseling and individual career assessments
  • Job fairs and other hiring events
  • Computers with internet access and resume-writing software

Contact your Employment Readiness Program manager (ERPM) for more information.  Contact information for installation ERPMs can be found at Army OneSource.

Services

The ERP offers a variety of services and workshops to include:

  • Resume Development
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • How to Dress For Success
  • Career Counseling
  • Job Search Strategies & Application Assistance
  • Resource Information
  • Local Job Market Research
  • Temporary Employment Agencies
Resource Room

The ERP Resource Room is "your office" away from home while you are developing your job search campaign and seeking employment. We want you to feel welcome to use the facilities at ACS. Computers and employment resource books are available for clients' use in preparing a resume, cover letter, and on-line job search. Up-to-date job vacancy announcements for on and off post agencies are listed in the Job Bank Books.
Other services include:

  • Internet Access
  • Education and Scholarship Information
  • Job Fair Information

Appointments for employment assistance are accepted at the ACS Employment Readiness Program office +1 (804) 734-7113.

 

Resume Writing Workshop:

The key to landing a job interview is a great resume.