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EMPLOYMENT READINESS PROGRAM (ERP)
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Hours

Monday thru Friday:
8am – 4:30pm

Appointments are
strongly encouraged

Army Community Service
Employment Readiness Program
Bldg 622, West Point, NY
(845) 938-5658/4621

DSN: 688-5658/4621
Toll free hotline: 800-643-3039
FAX: (845) 938-3019


The Employment Readiness Program (ERP) offers eligible patrons (Active Duty Military, Reserve/National Guard personnel, Retirees, DOD Civilians and all Family Members) employment assistance, to include job search assistance, career counseling and coaching, resources, as well as classes and workshops.

Our Employment Resource Center contains computers with internet access, numerous hard-copy resources and access to a printer, fax machine, scanner and copier.


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Join our ERP Mailing List for on post job listings

The Employment Readiness Program offers to military Family members living on West Point and in the surrounding community a weekly email blast filled with job announcements, resources and events. Fax us at (845) 938-3019 to have your name and email address added to the distribution list. This is a free service.

Available Services
• Assistance with civilian and/or federal resume preparation
• Assistance registering for the Priority Placement Program for Military Spouses
• Individual Career & Employment Counseling
• Job Search Assistance
• Interview Skills and Prep
• Internet/Computer/Scanner Access

Free access to Passport Career
• Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Personality Assessment
Virtual Resource Library
Resource Library
• Referral to local the Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program

Available Workshops
• The Federal Application Process
• Federal Resume Preparation
• Civilian Resume Preparation
• Interviewing Skills & Dress for Success
• Teen Employment Readiness



Lunch 'n Learn workshops

Military Spouse Resourses
Military Spouse Employment Portal
• Military Spouse JD Network: www.msjdn.org
Appointment of Military Spouses: Executive Order 13473
Military Spouse Priority Placement Program (PPP-S)

Resume Place Webinar
about PPP-S

• Military Spouse Career Advancement Account
(MyCAA) provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible
military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or
Associate’s degree in a portable career field 
and occupation.
Military Spouse Corporate Career Network
• You may be eligible for reimbursement of fees incurred for licensure and/or certification. Contact the VA for additional information at (888) GIBILL-1.



ERP Class Schedule

Online Job Resources
Orange County One-Stop Career Center
Occupational Outlook Handbook
West Point Volunteer Opportunities
Federal Employment Resources
On Line Job Boards
On & Off Post Employer Website

Unemployment
State Unemployment Listings
• NY State Department of Labor website at Unemployment
Assistance
or call 1-888-209-8124.

Military/Veteran Transotion Resources
Hiring Our Heroes
Soldier For Life Transition Assistance Program
Facebook page: SFL Transitions Assistance Program
Helmets to Hardhats
Troops to Teachers
MilitaryTimes
Mil2FedJobs.com
Pathways Federal Internships
• A list of international colleges and countries who are
accredited with the US can be found at www.acenet.edu.


ERP Resume Open House



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