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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, retiree, DoD Civilian looking for new opportunities, or active duty military, Active Reserve, National Guard member, or Wounded Warrior, 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
  • Information on job fairs (in person and virtual) and other hiring events
  • Assistance with employment applications
  • Career counseling and individual career assessments
  • Résumé critiques
  • Classes and seminars on self-assessment and career exploration, resume writing, interviewing techniques, dressing for success, networking, and entrepreneurship
  • Information on spouse licensure reimbursement (re-licensing at a new duty station can be costly)

*Not all programs and classes are available at all ACS facilities.

Are you ready? Contact your Employment Readiness Program manager (ERPM) for more information.


Additional Resources:

(Government Links)


(Non-Government, No Endorsement Implied)

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.