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  1. #1
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    New here..job question

    hey im new here at the site...looks awesome btw


    im currently in school..halfway through

    i have my epa universal and electrical cert.

    what are my odds of landing a job now?

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    Beuller...Beuller...

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    Where do you live?

    Here in Michigan your chances would be pretty close to ZERO.

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    i wouldnt try it, its better to finish school, and have something to negotiate with.
    I will take a bullet for my Veto LC tool bag!

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    Twilli says "would you like fries with that"?
    No Heat No Cool You need Action Fast

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    hey Fat rat..........don't get discouraged your prolly gonna have ta take a pay cut...........just look at it like it's a BA..................in the working...........or a Masters ............. up to you.........

    The job you land now may be sweeping the floor..............shut up and live with it..............it takes time...........

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    SHUT UP AND LIVE WITH WHAT


    im in S.E. TN

    maybe i didnt make myself clear..im not quitting school..i go at night

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    Sorry dude.........most young men say yeah I can't work for that.........

    okokok when I went to HVACR trade school the instructor asked who is working in this trade right now raise your hands. Me and one other guy put our hands up, out of 30 some students. the instructor said the rest of you need to quit what you're doing and get jobs in this field...........

    Someone in the back said the companies I call only pay 5 bucks an hour, he said hell I can't work for that, the instructor said if you want to learn this trade take the pay cut, or you are wasting your time.............you're getting paid to learn.........think about it............

    I commend you for going to school at nite, it's ruff alot of us did that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roscoe View Post
    Sorry dude.........most young men say yeah I can't work for that.........

    okokok when I went to HVACR trade school the instructor asked who is working in this trade right now raise your hands. Me and one other guy put our hands up, out of 30 some students. the instructor said the rest of you need to quit what you're doing and get jobs in this field...........

    Someone in the back said the companies I call only pay 5 bucks an hour, he said hell I can't work for that, the instructor said if you want to learn this trade take the pay cut, or you are wasting your time.............you're getting paid to learn.........think about it............

    I commend you for going to school at nite, it's ruff alot of us did that.
    yeh i was working 9 hrs then doing 6 hrs of school after that

    i got laid off for lack of work so i go to day and night class now and its awesome i get 2 teachers

    i have my resume at several heat and air companies so maybe i can land a ****ty bottom of the totum pole job and work my way up

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    Come to Phoenix Arizona in the summer you will get a job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stun00zeed View Post
    Come to Phoenix Arizona in the summer you will get a job.

    What kind of a job and what kind of pay are we talking about?

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