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Good Job For Manual Labor Oriented Individuals.

Post by zacb » April 7th, 2013, 5:39 pm

I just posted on the International Lifestyle Forum about the oil sands jobs, and how they present a good opportunity for those who are not much for starting a business: http://intlifestyleforum.forumotion.com ... nds-jobs#3. I think this may be the ticket for some of us to our freedom. I hope I can help some of yous.
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Post by OutWest » April 7th, 2013, 6:01 pm

If you have the skills you do not need to go so far..If you have good trade skills there are still some areas in the US where you can make decent money. If you have good computer technology skills that is better yet. A friend back in the USA just took a new job in Sierra Vista, Arizona as an experienced IT man @ 125G plus benefits. He was able to buy a decent house nearby for only $165,000, so he is able to combine low cost of living with a good salary. Of course, such jobs sometimes include a very intensive background investigation...the FBI talking to many friends and family members...neighbors etc.

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Post by zacb » April 7th, 2013, 7:43 pm

Very interesting. BTW, how far is that from Bisbee? I have heard a lot of good about that town, but am not quite sure what to make of it.
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Post by OutWest » April 7th, 2013, 8:07 pm

zacb wrote:Very interesting. BTW, how far is that from Bisbee? I have heard a lot of good about that town, but am not quite sure what to make of it.
Guessing about 40 miles...

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Post by zacb » April 7th, 2013, 8:22 pm

Interesting.
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Post by fdiv » December 22nd, 2018, 1:00 pm

OutWest wrote:
April 7th, 2013, 6:01 pm
If you have the skills you do not need to go so far..If you have good trade skills there are still some areas in the US where you can make decent money. If you have good computer technology skills that is better yet. A friend back in the USA just took a new job in Sierra Vista, Arizona as an experienced IT man @ 125G plus benefits. He was able to buy a decent house nearby for only $165,000, so he is able to combine low cost of living with a good salary. Of course, such jobs sometimes include a very intensive background investigation...the FBI talking to many friends and family members...neighbors etc.
I'm sorry, I have to call BS on this.
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Post by OutWest » December 22nd, 2018, 8:29 pm

fdiv wrote:
December 22nd, 2018, 1:00 pm
OutWest wrote:
April 7th, 2013, 6:01 pm
If you have the skills you do not need to go so far..If you have good trade skills there are still some areas in the US where you can make decent money. If you have good computer technology skills that is better yet. A friend back in the USA just took a new job in Sierra Vista, Arizona as an experienced IT man @ 125G plus benefits. He was able to buy a decent house nearby for only $165,000, so he is able to combine low cost of living with a good salary. Of course, such jobs sometimes include a very intensive background investigation...the FBI talking to many friends and family members...neighbors etc.
I'm sorry, I have to call BS on this.
You obviously know nothing about working such jobs for the DOD. If you are looking for the blue collar work i mentioned, if you have construction skills such as electrical, plumbing or numerous others, you should pull down $35 or better in the PNW. If you are a diesel mechanic and can beat flat rate as many do, you can make in the $45 hour range. Many jobs go begging.

I'm just building a house back in Bohol...no dog in the fight.

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Re: Good Job For Manual Labor Oriented Individuals.

Post by CannedHam » December 23rd, 2018, 1:04 am

In my area there is a massive shortage of plumbers, electricians, HVAC, carpenters.... you name it. I was talking to the electrician that came to do some lighting work in my house, the guy is 26 and pulls in close to $80k, no college and full benefits!

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