Employment Readiness Program

Job Search Assistance. Career Resources. Referral Services. Training Opportunities.

Employment Readiness on U.S. Army MWR

The U.S. Army Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (the G9 Division of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command, known as Army MWR) manages programs and services that support readiness and resilience for Soldiers and Families. Its work enhances the lives of Soldiers, Families, Reservists, National Guard members, DoD Civilians, Retirees and the entire U.S. Army community.  Family and MWR Programs are delivered primarily through a local garrison or installation. To learn more about the resources available at your local garrison, visit the Army MWR website.

About ERP

The Employment Readiness Program (ERP) provides services to military Spouses, active duty Military, active Reserve and National Guard, Wounded Warriors, Retirees, DoD Civilians, and all Family Members. Services include:
  • Up-to-date resource information on available local, national and international employment opportunities, job market trends, and education and volunteer resources.
  • Classes and seminars 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.
  • Teen/youth employment Information
  • Computers with internet access, resume writing software, and typing tutorials

Employment Readiness Resources

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ERP: Frequently Asked Questions

A1: A professional job search trainer will help you identify your skills and assist you in every step of the way during your job search.
A2: You’ll have access to an unlimited number of automated databases on the Internet that list employers and employment opportunities. You’ll also have access to actual vacancy announcements and employment information from state, local and government agencies.
A3: Visit the Employment Readiness Program Manager at your local Army Community Service Center.
Last modified: April 5, 2018 - 7:12 pm UTC