main
side
curve
  1. Welcome to the new boards! Details here!

Summer Job....

Discussion in 'Boston, MA' started by Theedage, Jun 13, 2002.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    That shall be my new goal...hey, its better than being a Hobo
     
  2. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
  3. TK7771

    TK7771 Jedi Padawan star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 22, 2001
    But all the money you collect begging as a hobo is tax free ;)
     
  4. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    There is the downside that I have to wear dirty clothes when I pan-handle though. I prefer staying in clean ones bagging grocerys.
     
  5. TIEace

    TIEace Jedi Knight star 5

    Registered:
    Nov 27, 2000
    I've been working hard. I'm pulling in about $120 this week.
     
  6. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    Thats pretty damn good. Of course you aren't 16 yet so how many hours can you work a week?
     
  7. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    I pulled in $192 this week.

    BTW, I actually saw a hobo today. I went out back to drop off some milk crates and what do I see but a scraggly guy with a big backpack, a bedroll, a big hat and scruffy clothes walking down the back driveway with a coffee and a dog walking with him.
     
  8. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    dude! awesome! Do you mind if I use that description in a story?
    I'll make a first person one this time. :)
     
  9. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    Why not? Use it to your heart's content.
     
  10. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    thank you much :)
     
  11. Crix-Madine

    Crix-Madine Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Registered:
    Aug 7, 2000
    I appiled at Barnes and Noble today, along with Blockbuster.

    Hopefully I will hear from them soon, I think I would prefer B&N...
     
  12. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    I have a friend who works there and he told me that most locations get there help in the spring and keep em in the summer. So applying in the summer doesn't give you a good chance of getting a job there. good luck!
     
  13. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    With jobs, you never know when you're going to get one. If one of their summer help people quits unexpectedly, you might be in for a job.
     
  14. Crix-Madine

    Crix-Madine Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Registered:
    Aug 7, 2000
    That would be nice, blockbuster wouldn't be bad either though. A lot closer, and it would mostly consist of slacking off :D
     
  15. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    I'm going to apply there.
     
  16. TIEace

    TIEace Jedi Knight star 5

    Registered:
    Nov 27, 2000
    I can't wait 'til I'm 16 and can throw off the shackles of bagging and move on to a better job.
     
  17. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    I can't slack at work. But that's not really a problem, I don't mind it much, and I'd rather not face the evil that is the Asst. Store Manager...
     
  18. TIEace

    TIEace Jedi Knight star 5

    Registered:
    Nov 27, 2000
    As of now, I can only work until 6 and can only work 28 hours a week.
     
  19. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    Apparently the youngins at Shaws are allowed to work until nine and up to 40 hours a week in July.

    I can work at whatever time of day I'm scheduled to work(though no more than 40 hours a week, and no more than 8 on Sunday, and I'm part time so it's less than 30 a week anyways).
     
  20. Theedage

    Theedage Jedi Padawan star 4

    Registered:
    Nov 15, 2001
    Well, I didn't get the job it went to a higher ranked person on the corporate ladder's kid.

    Time to find another one...
     
  21. TK7771

    TK7771 Jedi Padawan star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 22, 2001
    I may need to start lookin' for a new job.Company is talking about layoffs,and my dept is included :(
     
  22. TIEace

    TIEace Jedi Knight star 5

    Registered:
    Nov 27, 2000
    That sucks. Good luck, Roy.
     
  23. Grand Admiral Reese

    Grand Admiral Reese Jedi Knight star 6

    Registered:
    Sep 1, 1999
    The Force will be with you.
     
  24. TK7771

    TK7771 Jedi Padawan star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 22, 2001
    Thanx guys!

    But it might be for the best,I've been thinking of changing fields anyway so this may just give me the kick in the pants that I need for it.
     
  25. Pellaeon69187

    Pellaeon69187 Jedi Master star 5

    Registered:
    Dec 28, 2000
    Good luck, Roy. I'm sure you'll find work somewhere else if they lay you off.
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.