Small Business Organizations FAQs

At Employment Services (formerly LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.

Perhaps you have never heard of LDS Employment Resource (ERS) and Self-Reliance Services (SRS) or perhaps you didn't realize that we assist people with being successful business owners.  

What is LDS Employment Resource Services and Self-Reliance Services?

LDS Employment Resource Services and Self-Reliance Services are more than just With over 300 offices in 53 countries, we are a worldwide organization that supplements our brick and mortar facilities with online resources. We are a global organization making a local impact and want to share your opportunities and services with our candidates.

ERS and SRS are free resources for organizations dedicated to helping small business owners succeed. We teach small business owners the principles of resourcefulness and strategic thinking and refer them to community resources that provide business and vocational skill training, coaching, consulting and financing. 

Do I Have to Pay a Fee to Work with ERS or SRS?

Access to our services, online database, job training, resume skills and other workshops are free of charge. However, when you work with us we know you are giving us your time and trust, so we strive to make sure we meet your expectations so please contact the nearest employment center. 

How Can You Provide These Services for Free?

We believe in helping make the communities in which we live better. One way we do this is by connecting organizations like yours with the people that come us. ERS and SRS are innovative community based organizations, with a global reach, working to help individuals and organizations reach their potential. We are funded by the Church of Jesus of Latter Day Saints but we help anyone regardless of religious affiliation. Contact us so we can share your unique opportunities with our candidates.  

How is better than other online job databases? is not just an online job database. We are a worldwide organization that supplements our online job searching tools with brick-and-mortar ERS and SRS sites. People can visit our web site and facilities for help in starting or improving a business and other career needs. 

What is an ERS or SRS Center?

ERS and SRS has more than 300 centers in 53 countries. These centers provide a link between our online database by offering workshops, resume help, job fairs, and more. 


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