Business & Employment Resource Center
Make Your Next Move with the BERC
The City of Moreno Valley, in partnership with Riverside County, operates a one-stop resource center for small business owners and job seekers that includes:
Business & Employment Resource Center Services
Meet with a professional job coach over the phone to ensure you’re ready for the next step in your career. 30-minute sessions are available on weekdays to review your resume or LinkedIn profile or practice a mock interview. Don’t miss this opportunity to receive valuable feedback and gain the confidence you need to present yourself to your future employer!
Focus 2 Career Assessment
In as little as 15 minutes, use our Focus 2 Career Assessment software to:
- Learn what job best suits you based on your personality, skills and values
- Understand how your skills match job requirements for in-demand fields
- Receive a customized report to see how you can reach your goals
Access Code: mverc
Did you know you can receive exclusive access to learn skills like building an app, designing a website, using Excel or Photoshop, or marketing a product? The BERC offers a limited number of free LinkedIn Learning licenses for one year to access thousands of on-demand classes just like these. All you have to do is sign up and attend a quick online information session.
Workshops and Events
By participating in one of the BERC’s information sessions, you can learn about local education programs, Veteran services as well as local employers’ job opportunities, organizational culture, benefits, pay scale and much more. You’ll have the opportunity to hear firsthand from a company representative and ask questions.
The 2nd Tuesday of each month is dedicated to workshops, partner office hours and information sessions for Veteran services and programs.
|Workshops||Partner Office Hours|
|– How to Build Your Federal Resume
– Understanding Your VA Benefits
– Resume Prep: Transfer Military Experience to Civilian Jobs
– Social Media Cleansing
|– Moreno Valley College Veteran Resource Center
– US Vets
* Office hours and scheduled workshop times vary
Free LinkedIn Premium for Veterans
Veterans and spouses can benefit from free premium LinkedIn services for an entire year. This partnership between LinkedIn and the DoD aims to help veterans and military spouses build their professional networks.
Veteran Partners and Resources
US Vets – Inland Empire
Based out of March Air Reserve Base in Moreno Valley, supports over 400 Veterans in both Riverside and San Bernardino Counties with housing, including emergency, transitional and permanent low-income housing, counseling, career development and comprehensive support for Veterans and their families.
VA Loma Linda (HUD-VASH) – Homeless Veterans
VA’s specialized programs for homeless Veterans serve hundreds of thousands of homeless and at-risk Veterans each year. Independently and in collaboration with federal and community partners, VA programs provide Veterans with housing solutions, employment opportunities, health care, justice- and reentry-related services and more.
Moreno Valley Public Library Veterans Connect
The Moreno Valley Public Library in partnership with the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet) provides opportunities for Veterans and their families to learn about state and federal benefits including:
- And more
Bradley-Morris, Inc. is the leading military recruiting firm specializing in transitioning military and Veteran talent. We make the translation between military skill sets and civilian talent profiles for top leadership, technical, sales and operations career opportunities with Fortune 1000 employers.
Easter Seals Military & Veterans Initiative
Their Bob Hope Veterans Support Program provides one-on-one employment services, as well as referrals to other resources, to meet the unique needs of military personnel and Veterans transitioning out of the military into a civilian job or starting their own small business.
The Mission of MVPvets is to assist, and prepare, transitioning military Veterans for meaningful employment in life science companies. MVPvets brings Veterans, Mentors and Employers together, through job matching, one-on-one mentoring, online learning and on-the-ground career-building endeavors.
We’re here to help. Call or stop by the Business & Employment Resource Center today.
Moreno Valley Business & Employment Resource Center
12625 Frederick Street
Moreno Valley, CA 92553
Monday – Thursday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.