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Old 03-01-2007, 09:23 PM   #435
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Brad is the automation supervisor for a facility that destroys chemical weapons and I am the manager of the Outreach Office, which provides information to the public about it. We are both government contractors (for different companies). I really LOVE the fact that he is helping make the world a safer place--I told him I was not moving to Arkansas unless he found me a job telling people about what he does. Dang if he didn't find one! So here we are.

You can check out the projects here if you are interested: Chemical Weapons Disposal

Tammy--there are bubble suits with respirators in our field, too. Thankfully neither one of us have to wear them (although we do have M40 masks).

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Old 03-01-2007, 11:01 PM   #436
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Exclamation what do you do for work?

I"m a little new here, so I just tell people to tell my mom that I'm a convicted bank robber, just don't tell her I'm school bus driver!!! I'm used to having 30+ ft of metal dragging behind me, but when I got the airstream, I had to learn to back up something that bent in the middle!!! sit down and be quiet !!
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Old 04-03-2007, 03:53 PM   #437
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WORK!!!....How dare someone mention that word. I am a freelance thought provoker of non essential information.
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Old 04-04-2007, 10:10 AM   #438
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WORK!!!....How dare someone mention that word. I am a freelance thought provoker of non essential information.
There's a good living in that? We need to talk!
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Old 04-07-2007, 04:35 PM   #439
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Hello bigdill,love your little baby argosy,that is sooo cool!!
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Old 04-07-2007, 05:13 PM   #440
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Hello everybody,been a truck driver about 23 years.Worked for a major fema contractor for a while.Soon to become a transportion broker,full timing and working out or my argosy.
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Old 04-07-2007, 05:15 PM   #441
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Oh yeah,wanderer has been my c.b. radio handle sense the mid eighties.
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Old 09-03-2007, 12:22 PM   #442
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good thread 42day...

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Old 09-03-2007, 02:52 PM   #443
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I (Kevin) work as an electronics technician for a Dutch company that specializes in wide format printing equipment/high speed color and network printers. This involves a lot of state owned equipment, it keeps me local, and allows us to live in a very rural area...In our previous life, I was a recording engineer in the film industry, and my wife Erin was the Librarian/Archivist for the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles....She's now happier as the librarian for two small rural elementry schools in our county.. Our kids' job (ages 8 and 9) is to stay out of trouble...We have yet to regret our move 12 years ago towards "voluntary simplicity".
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Old 09-03-2007, 05:14 PM   #444
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Evidently there's no limit-my better half says I can make anything seem like work!
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Old 09-03-2007, 06:15 PM   #445
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Hi Ho, Hi Ho.. It's back to work we go...

After enjoying 18 months of retirement from high tech electronics contracts, I've agreed to accept position as Risk Mgr for our Credit Union, on "full-time" basis for at least 3 or 4 years... Good salary, really interesting work environment (from legal to regulatory compliance to internal/external audit to protecting 125K members from scams and frauds...). Giving up part-time development of negotiating training program content, but negotiated enough time off to continue making good use of the rolling condo... I hear these are now called "Encore Careers" and working for non-profit feels good, especially in the Valley of Outsourcing and Offshoring and Backdating of Options...

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Old 09-03-2007, 07:13 PM   #446
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I'm one of those under worked, over paid Union guys, we here so much about. Someone has to do it! Keep Smilin LJH
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Old 09-03-2007, 08:26 PM   #447
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Old 09-03-2007, 08:33 PM   #448
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My career has changed (again), after a brief stint as a scooter test pilot, and forced temporary retirement, I am again out working, as a tech repairing almost everything, keeping an eye on the "kids" (one is 42, another 40) in the shop, and thinking about returning to a teaching career.
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