How many jobs have you had?

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  1. RenchFries

    RenchFries Official Dawgshed Dutch representative Gold

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    Also tell us your age.

    Age: 27
    Day jobs: 5
    Real jobs: 1 (still working)
     
  2. Mlaw

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    you want my resume?
     
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    RenchFries Official Dawgshed Dutch representative Gold

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    Is it bad that I enjoyed simple work, like selling shit in a store or driving rental cars back, more fun than a "real career job"?
     
  4. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    What is a day job vs a real job?
     
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    No. One of fave jobs was picking up garbage off the beach.

    Just walking up and down the beach at 8am, no worries, working my tan. :hippie:
     
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    "how many handjobs have you had?"



    in 3 seconds.
     
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    Favorite job? Gigalo.

    What a summer!
     
  8. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    I try to make the syllable count match when I do a spin off.
     
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    Part time jobs or just full time?

    Only two full time over the last 20+ years.

    My most important job was being a Mom. :D
    I had quite a few part time jobs while my kids were little, to help make ends meet.


    I'm 45 years old.
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    given???
     
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    age 58


    landscaper (age 16)
    steelworker (union)
    janitor (good union)
    miner (molybdenum)
    machinist
    FAA inspector
     
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    "how many handjobs have you?"
     
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    8 jobs.
    I'll be 33 in April.

    Shampoo Girl (age 13-14)
    Subway Sandwich Artist (age 15-19)
    Dishwasher (age 15, for like three weeks)
    Turkey Hill employee (age 17-19)
    Theme Park Caricature Artist (age 16-21)
    Furniture Sales/Interior Design (age 21-23)
    Tattoo Artist (age 23-present)
    Bartender (off and on from age 29-present though I'm not on a regular schedule anymore; just a fill-in if needed)
     
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    College part-time job 1
    Real job 1 (21-present)
     
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    Since age 16........2
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    first job I was 12 bagging top soil for .25 a bag at the local nursery.
    donut shop
    fast food burger joint
    vending popcorn, soda, beer, hot pretzels, at Giants stadium and the arena
    packaging hot dogs and cleaning a meat packing plant every day after school
    print shop working a linotype machine
    went to work for my uncle the plumber at 18.
    got into pipe fitting for a chemical construction & engineering company
    went back into plumbing for a local small company
    quit and went to work for a very big mechanical contracting company where I stayed for almost 20 years before quitting and starting my own business in 2005.

    so 10 jobs not including my own business and I'm 50. :mrpeanut:
     
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    Bus boy 10
    Dish washer 12
    Line cook 15
    Delivered and loaded carpet and tile 18
    Pipefitting 21
    Construction manager 39,
    I'm 45
     
  18. Lemmy

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    I'm 45. Two full time jobs starting when I was 16.
    I've had about six moonlighting part time jobs since having my current gig.
     
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    He's European.

    Its a whole thing with them.
     
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    Lifeguard ( high school summers)
    Dental assistant
    Bank loan secretary
    Construction