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post #1 of 18 Old 05-08-2013, 04:22 PM Thread Starter
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What makes you the $$$

Just curious about what other people do for a living. Post up what ya do...love it or hate it...gonna keep doin it or want to change...etc.

Myself, I lost my job. I was a mechanic at a local heavy equipment/industrial company. I always thought people were just mad about loosing their job because of a "crooked" boss, but it happened to me. Now I'm a believer. Anyway, lookin for work again.


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hate to hear that man. I hope things get better for ya. I run a horizontal directional drill. I put in underground utilities. I like what I do but not so much the company lately I work for.

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It varies, but when I'm working I do water purification.

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I work for the local phone co. It pays the bills. I used to love my job but with things being what they are now co trying to do more with less cutting back on everything I don't like it so much anymore. I have to deal with the public every day that thinks I work for them personally or that I owe them something. Things are different now from just a few yrs back. Good luck with finding a new job.
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and I have weeded Myself in so deep that I have more loyal customers than the owner
they will only deal with Me LOL So I do My own thing and He cashes the checks
I get My same salary and just work a little harder to find work than I did before the crash ,,
I hate work but the Owner is cool and it's what I know

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Cop, if I had it to do over I would not be a cop, however too many years in to throw it all away.

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Buddy was a COP
He hated it

now He's a Fire Fighter LOL

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That is a better choice. That is the route I should have gone.

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