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Jobs you couldn't do

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Darkness, Sep 7, 2019.

  1. Sep 7, 2019 at 11:30 PM
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    Jmad1997

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    Exactly!
     
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  2. Sep 7, 2019 at 11:32 PM
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    Black Wolf

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    Well that surely sucked...
     
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  3. Sep 8, 2019 at 12:56 AM
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    TomC843

    TomC843 BRIDGE 4!

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    Any kind a loan writer, but mainly car. I don't know how you sleep at night roping the poor losers who you know cant afford it. Also what they get our poor young service men and women roped into, seems like you would just go home feeling like dirt.
     
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  4. Sep 8, 2019 at 3:19 AM
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    Kerch71

    Kerch71 DUNE RNR

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    CM TRD Pro glass panels, Icon 2.5, TC long travel UCA/LCA, Toyota supercharger, Airlift rear suspension, Warn winch, custom front and rear bumper, Coachbuilder roof rack, lengthened chassis 12", 37" Nitto Grapplers, custom graphics, Magnaflow Flowmaster 4" SS Exhaust
    Here's my list:
    1) Port-a-john cleaner
    2) Human healthcare anything, especially nursing homes
    3) Roofing - Did it for a summer. Worked with some guys that had been doing it 30 YEARS.
    4) Food service - Spent one summer selling corndogs at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. It was in the Scotland section of the park, so they were called "Pigs in a Kilt". It amazed me how many people had no idea what a kilt was. I shit you not, I actually had a lady come up to the counter and say "Yes, I'd like one of those pigs in a clit!" :rofl::rofl:
     
  5. Sep 8, 2019 at 4:03 AM
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    MARanger

    MARanger Lost in the woods

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    EMT. I did it until My first domestic involving a kid. Kids dad did not deserve jail, he should have been left to bleed out in a field and become coyote food. I quit as soon as we got back to the barn.
     
  6. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:00 AM
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    Moon Puppy

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    All the above. I'm lucky that i've gotten to tier 3 IT support and can call bullshit on the customer and tell them to shut up (Generally engineers I have to tell that to).

    Depends, new construction would be great, guy I went to high school with did plumbing in voc school, he only does new construction and he's got more money than he needs. 3 houses, kids college paid, he could retire any time he wants but he loves his job.
     
  7. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:03 AM
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    Moon Puppy

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    ROTF
    You got my vote just for that line.
     
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  8. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:10 AM
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    Moon Puppy

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    These guys?

    [​IMG]
     
  9. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:23 AM
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    War Machine

    War Machine Premium Elite Member | Detailing Pro

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    Sales / customer service isn’t bad at all if you work for a good company. I don’t have to put up with a-holes at all. If customers are being stupid / dicks, I just get really sarcastic and passive aggressive. I tell them to pound sand and get the hell out if they go overboard.

    I’ve had the owner of the company called on me three times in 17 years. He’s told all of them to f—k off.
     
  10. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:31 AM
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    Toyotoholic

    Toyotoholic -4Life-

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    I call it CRAPPLE!

    My worst job, hands down, was working for UPS as a package loader. I did it for a summer in college... Absolutely BRUTAL. The conveyor never stops!!!! And the supervisor keeps throwing in bogus packages to see if you're reading every zip code. On my last day, he kept throwing in wrong boxes... I made sure they all made it on the wrong truck and buried deep in the pile. When he told me I missed a bunch and needed to get them out , I said good luck and left. (I had a perfect record and never loaded a wrong package before).
     
  11. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:32 AM
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    ShreveportTSS

    ShreveportTSS Huh?

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    LEO.
    I don't fight fair let alone restrained.
     
  12. Sep 8, 2019 at 6:53 AM
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    Black Wolf

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    I had a friend in Portland, Orygun do that same job for UPS. He stuck with it, moved up to driver, and then supervisor. Worked there for almost 30ys. Several years ago there was a stock split and he got check for close to $300K!
     
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  13. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:03 AM
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    TruckyTruck

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    And replaced with "let me see your receipt, or you are not leaving"
     
  14. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:07 AM
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    ShreveportTSS

    ShreveportTSS Huh?

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    Well shit....there goes my retirement plan.
     
  15. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:08 AM
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    Toyotoholic

    Toyotoholic -4Life-

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    It was great money, even at the grunt level. But I just had a DICK for a supervisor, and that made everything that much worse. I was actually asked to come back with a promotion, but I said no thanks.
     
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  16. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:09 AM
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    Black Wolf

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    ....mine too.heh..heh
     
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  17. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:14 AM
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    T-Rex266

    T-Rex266 Jurriscan Staff Member

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  18. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:24 AM
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    Outbound

    Outbound American stuck in a Canadian body

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    I agree. I'm a mod on a Canadian gun forum. No idea why I volunteered...
     
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  19. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:43 AM
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    Grumpy Uncle

    Grumpy Uncle Pushing string down the hall

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    Worked on a shrimp boat one summer as a kid, never again. Good money, the work and hours sucked.

    Did S.A.R and body recovery, never again.
     
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  20. Sep 8, 2019 at 7:50 AM
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    Jim LE 1301

    Jim LE 1301 Camaro Lover

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    And hold a pen/pencil the correct way. Maybe learn to write in script.
     
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  21. Sep 8, 2019 at 8:05 AM
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    15whtrd

    15whtrd Mr. Blonde

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    Yes! I get vertigo just staring at that picture! These guys are sitting there eating their lunch, like it’s nothing.
     
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  22. Sep 8, 2019 at 8:27 AM
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    Mr Badwrench

    Mr Badwrench I don't do stuff real good sometimes.

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    Any job in a cubicle, or one that requires 95% desk time.

    Kindergarten teacher, or any kind of teacher for that matter.

    Being a waiter in a restaurant.

    Customer service.

    Any job that requires daily meetings and constant interaction with other people.

    Being in a management position.

    I hated work throughout my entire career. I never found a job that I enjoyed. I just had to find a job I could tolerate, and that was the best I could hope for.
     
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  23. Sep 8, 2019 at 8:30 AM
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    16TRD

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    Circuit city, holy smokes you are dating yourself there
     
  24. Sep 8, 2019 at 8:48 AM
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    JoshuaA

    JoshuaA ohh we’re halfway there, ohh oh...

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    Hospital cleaner, not only are they are exposed to feces/urine and other nasty bodily fluids every day, some of it has antibiotic resistant bacteria and killer viruses. They clean isolation rooms and when patients die of those diseases. They steam rooms with bed bugs and highly contagious scabies, etc. At least other hospital staff have mixed assignments that change day to day.
     
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  25. Sep 8, 2019 at 9:16 AM
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    Navy Jumper

    Navy Jumper Airborne Paratrooper

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    Food service at 3am on the weekends, dealing with the drunks.
     
  26. Sep 8, 2019 at 9:22 AM
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    JoshuaA

    JoshuaA ohh we’re halfway there, ohh oh...

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    I've seen that behaviour at the store. That is a perpetual grouch, imagine navigating through life and always trying to obtain things by being an asshole and complaining. What would happen there is an Apple manager will come up and firmly tell him it's physical damage, give the price for screen replacement, take it or leave it.

    I recently took in an older iMac to be repaired and they put the wrong logic board in it, not the one with the upgraded CPU I originally bought. I had to drive back and we don't have an Apple store in our city, I was already bummed it was a pricey repair. Afterward I felt this shouldn't happen to someone else and called to explain that they should always look up the original bill of sale when replacing parts. I wasn't expecting anything, I was polite, my tone was happy, made jokes and to my surprise the guy said what would you like for your trouble, go on the website. I was confused and said like a phone cable? He goes, headphones, whatever in the accessories section. I didn't need anything and thought, hey, my wife could use some Earpods for her business calls. He says those are excluded but he'll see what he can do. 2 days later, brand new wireless charging Earpods in my mailbox.
     
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  27. Sep 8, 2019 at 9:39 AM
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    Moon Puppy

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    I don't know how they sat with the "nadds" they had.
     
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  28. Sep 8, 2019 at 10:08 AM
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    I couldn't be a cop.
    First asshole that abused a woman, kid or animal would get a trial right there.
     
  29. Sep 8, 2019 at 10:49 AM
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    gdisarray

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    This is awful. He unhooked his safety harness. But he makes around $20k per climb.....


    And of course.....

    9b74acaf8fe6162729f1b37cd56f97a3.jpg
     
  30. Sep 8, 2019 at 11:03 AM
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    jewsNbrews

    jewsNbrews From Fast to Sexy

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    Spray in bed liner Deck Rail system Weather tech matts Zdog tool chest
    F that!
     
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