Marine Corps Community Services | MCRD San Diego
Career Resource Management Center 2017-01-13T07:45:12+00:00

The Career Resource Management Center (CRMC) provides information and assistance to help military service members, their family members, retirees, and DoD civilian employees with their job search. We provide a variety of resources such as a resource library, computer work stations, fax service and job listings. CRMC also provides basic employment assistance, career planning, resume writing, salary negotiations, interview techniques, guidance on the federal employment application process and other employment initiatives available for military spouses and family members. The services are free.

CAREER RESOURCE CENTER

Automated Services
Consists of computer work stations for clients to use in preparing resumes, cover letters and federal applications. Internet capability is available on all computers. Fax service, copier and telephone are available for employment purposes.

Resource Library
Consists of newspaper publications, video and books on the job market and how to better prepare yourself.

Employment Listings
For local, nationwide and overseas employers.

FAMILY MEMBER EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (FMEAP)

Family Member Employment Assistance Program (FMEAP) provides assistance to Active Duty military family members (reservists, retirees, and civilians, if space is available) to help them achieve their personal and professional goals through employment, education, or volunteerism.

TRANSITION READINESS SEMINAR (TRS)
Transition assistance services prepare separating Marines and their families with the skills, tools, resources, and education necessary to make successful transition into the civilian workforce. TRS is also intended to improve individual quality of life, enhance personal and family readiness, and return solid citizens to the civilian community.

SPOUSE TRANSITION AND READINESS SEMINAR (S.T.A.R.S.)
Great News! Spouse Transition And Readiness Seminar is here….. This seminar is created to address the needs of Military spouses relocating from one installation to another as well as for those beginning their transition into the civilian world.

EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOPS

INTERVIEW SKILLS

  • Understanding the interview process
  • Winning interview techniques
  • How to market yourself
  • Dress for success

USAJOBS

  • Navigating USAJobs
  • Writing an effective federal resume
  • Applying for General Schedule (GS) positions
  • Veteran and military spouse preference

PRIVATE SECTOR RESUME AND COVER LETTER

  • Purpose of a resume
  • Creating an effective resume
  • Resume formats
  • Keywords, not buzzwords
  • Master resume vs targeted resume

Open to all active duty, reservists, retirees, DoD employees, and their family members. To register, call: (619) 524-0035/1283/8440

FLYERS

BOOTS TO BUSINESS TRACK
IS SMALL BUSINESS OWNERSHIP FOR YOU?
During this two-day intensive training workshop you will formulate an awareness of business basics which will enhance your future business planning efforts, the workshop is offered in collaboration with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF), the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

ACCESSING HIGHER EDUCATION TRACK
Service members who are interested in attending the Higher Education Track will receive guidance to prepare for the college application process.

The Higher Education Track addresses such topics as:

  • Identifying one’s educational goals
  • Education funding
  • Researching and comparing institutions
CAREER TECHNICAL TRAINING TRACK (CTTT)
Still trying to hammer out the details for landing that perfect Vocational Career and not sure where to start? P&PD invites you to attend our two day Career Technical Training Track workshop. This workshop is free and open to active military members, reservists, family members, military retirees, DoD Civilians, and any other authorized patron.

VETERAN BENEFITS COUNSELING
VA Counseling on-site at Personal & Professional Development, Bldg. 14. Come in and ask questions about your benefits and entitlements, VA Benefit Counselor can assist you with filing for pre-discharge disability claims and discuss educational benefits and medical concerns which can lead to filing a VA claim (reviews medical records) as well as VA Home Loan.

For more information, contact:
Shaon Rillon
Veterans Services Representative
(619) 524-8233
shaon.rillon@va.gov

Hours
Monday – Friday
0730 – 1600
Appointments recommended.

VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION COUNSELOR
Available for questions you have about your education and career goals and maximizing the use of your VA educational benefits. If you are interested in a comprehensive evaluation to determine abilities, skills and interests for employment an appointment can be set up to discuss your educational and vocational goals.

For more information, contact:
Jennifer Reichard, MS, CRC
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
(619) 524-0675
jennifer.reichard@va.gov

Walk-ins
Monday – Thursday
0800 – 1100

Appointments
Monday – Friday
1300 – 1500

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Career Resource Management Center (CRMC)
(619) 524-8440

Mina Threat
Transition and Career Resource Manager
(619) 524-1283
mina.threat@usmc.mil

James Stewart
Personal and Professional Development Program Advisor
(619) 524-0035

Personal & Professional Development
4025 Tripoli Avenue
Building 14
San Diego, CA 92140

Hours
Monday – Friday
0730 – 1600

FAX
(619) 524-0036

MCRD Department of Veterans Affairs Office
Personal and Professional Development
4025 Tripoli Avenue, Bldg 14
San Diego, CA 92140

Please come in and ask questions about your benefits: Education, Medical, Home Loans and much more!

Shaon Rillon
Veterans Services Representative
(619) 524-8233
shaon.rillon@va.gov

Hours
Monday – Friday
0730 – 1600
Appointments recommended.

Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling
Personal and Professional Development
4025 Tripoli Avenue, Bldg. 14
San Diego, CA 92140

Jennifer Reichard, MS, CRC
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
(619) 524-0675
jennifer.reichard@va.gov

Walk-ins
Monday – Thursday
0800 – 1100

Appointments
Monday – Friday
1300 – 1500