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    This is the dumbest response I've heard. This...

    This is the dumbest response I've heard. This dumb **** ranks right up there with answering a question with "huh" and "because".

    The only thing I expected was to have a job.

    Judging by the...
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    Yeah it would suck. But what are my options? I've...

    Yeah it would suck. But what are my options? I've researched the I.T. market and compared it to the HVAC market. It seems that HVAC is doing more with less. Most shops are paying overtime to...
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    Get ready to be told it's all your fault by some...

    Get ready to be told it's all your fault by some people. You should be more "this" or "that".
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    Yes I tried Sears. I live in Cincinnati but part...

    Yes I tried Sears. I live in Cincinnati but part of their service area in Northern Kentucky. I have to have a Kentucky Journeymen's License.

    Thx though. I will continue searching for a job to help...
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    What are you saying? If you are inferring that my...

    What are you saying? If you are inferring that my attitude is bad or that I have not tried to fix this situation then I really don't know what to say. I don't have to prove myself to you because I've...
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    What are my choices? I love HVAC but I hate...

    What are my choices?

    I love HVAC but I hate the trade politics.

    The answer may be that I need to relocate. Maybe if I had more experience but if I'm going to chase a job it would be I.T.

    I...
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    Thx man. I enrolled at ITT Technical Institute....

    Thx man. I enrolled at ITT Technical Institute. Going to get an associates in I.T. Computer Network Systems.


    I believe there are good people in this trade but I also believe that it is very...
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    I'm very professional. Eye Contact Smile...

    I'm very professional.

    Eye Contact
    Smile
    Dressed for success
    Truthful
    Well Groomed

    The whole nine.
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    I don't know of any community colleges that he...

    I don't know of any community colleges that he could go to and only pay $600.

    Cheapest I've seen nationwide is 6-7k
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    Depends on you man. If it's valuable to you then...

    Depends on you man. If it's valuable to you then make the move. If you go to a community college you are going to spend a little bit more and have to work and go to school. If you can retain...
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    Really depends on how fast you pick up. You...

    Really depends on how fast you pick up.

    You have to be ready to do a lot of studying alone on your own time.

    I got a scored 98% on my EPA test and walked away with a Universal. I studied my...
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    I agree those are not the best words to use but...

    I agree those are not the best words to use but I'm being faced with a decision of going to work in a factory for a temp service or taking a loan out for CDL training. I could have said a lot worse...
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    Well this is my point right here. As a recruiter...

    Well this is my point right here. As a recruiter or hiring manager wouldn't you think it would be wise to bring in new blood from time to time and groom this guy to your standards and business...
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    Why is it so hard to get a job in this field

    It seems like if you you are newer in this field that you have some type of plague and employers won't touch you. Everyone wants you to have 5 years experience fresh out of school.

    I have a...
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    That's what I said. It really changes the pros...

    That's what I said.

    It really changes the pros for it versus the cons.

    I have Local # 392 coming also. So from a career perspective I would think it would be better for myself and family to go...
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    Yes I applied online. I just got back from the...

    Yes I applied online.

    I just got back from the interview. They paint a picture of a family environment and plenty room for advancement.

    But they are not Union like I thought.

    I also have my...
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    I plan on going. It's tomorrow at 1 pm. When...

    I plan on going. It's tomorrow at 1 pm.

    When you say that your buddy does more than just refrigeration, what do you mean?
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    Well that sounds great! I think it's going...

    Well that sounds great!


    I think it's going to come down to the job security and benefits between local #392 vs. Krogers.


    May the best company win!
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    Thx. I'm scheduled to start work for Local...

    Thx.

    I'm scheduled to start work for Local JATC #392 soon but this came up. I want to at least go on the interview so I can compare both of these opportunities.
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    Krogers Refrigeration Apprentice

    I have the interview next week.


    Do any of you guys have any experience with Krogers and their refrigeration jobs?

    What should I expect?
  21. Thread: Ideal HVAC/R Job

    by JDJ
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    Ideal HVAC/R Job

    What is the ideal job/path in this field if you wanted to throw yourself completely into this trade and be the the best with no limits. Below are the things that I consider "What we all want". What...
  22. Thread: Local 17 Boston

    by JDJ
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    I recently went through this process. I'm just...

    I recently went through this process.

    I'm just waiting now for the call to come on in.

    Firstly, you didn't say if you tested or not yet but I will assume you didn't.

    Please study for the...
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    This is the last time I plan to address your...

    This is the last time I plan to address your ignorance.

    I chose to seek the advice of guys in this industry who have been doing it longer than me.

    This wasn't about being a man, it was about...
  24. Thread: PTAC Information

    by JDJ
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    PTAC Information

    Can any of you guy offer a site where I can find some good info on ptac's.

    I need troubleshooting and basic operation of ptac heat pumps

    Thx in advance!:cool:
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    Oh and one more thing, learn how to spell:)

    Oh and one more thing, learn how to spell:)
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