17-19: State Park worker at Rockland Lake State Park in Nyack New York.
19-21: American Diesel School Student in Denver Colorado it's closed now worked at Gas stations and Pizza Delivery.
21-22: Married. K-Mart Mechanic and Pizza Driver
22-23: Moved to NY. Diesel Mechanic at Shortline Bus Works in Mahwah NJ. Also delivered Pizza on the side and lawn cutting service.
23-24: Moved back to Colorado just a week before my promotion at Shortline. Family is first though. Always. Tire Buster at Discount Tire and Pizza Driver. Also did a stint at Firestone.
24-26: Started working for the Developmentally Disabled population for three different agencies on top of delivering pizza for Pizza Hut and two stores at Domino's. Quit after car accident that almost took my life.
26-41: Worked at one agency for 15 years became a host home provider at 37. Did Pizza Hut again finally quit entirely at 28.
Airport Shuttle service from 38 thru 39.
37- Present: Host Home Provider. I feel like I'm retired.
In my youth I also did Lawn cutting thru a friend's business and gas stations during High School. I was also a Janitor at a Jewish Center.
In my married life I was a trash man,a car washer and also an Avis Mechanic somewhere in the mix. I keep editing this I was also a factory worker at plastic injection plants in two different places and a worker at a candy factory.
I never ever stopped working.
8-15 Worked part time stocking mini bottles at the family bar
15-16 Lumped trucks at a grocery warehouse (until they found I was too young and fired me.)
16-16.5 Bagger at a grocery store
17-19 Don's plumbing supply
19-22 Pay N Pak Home Improvement.
22-24 Anderson Lumber Company
24-27 Eagle Hardware and Garden
27-Present The Home Depot
Starting age 13, only including real paycheck jobs
Janitor, lawn service, busboy, lifeguard, phone operator, filing clerk, shuttle van driver, potato chip sorter, cake decoration baker, waiter, bartender, A/V setup, esol tutor, high school tutor, Bed N Breakfast breakfast buffet setter, entry level office assistant, college registrar, database analyst, executive assistant, translator, office manager, project manager, prep school teacher, census enumerator, census team leader assistant, census team leader, and random others
Starting at age 13: Haying, leading horse trail rides, mowing lawns, dishwasher, short order cook, sheet metal factory worker, phone salesman, sandwich shop worker, janitor, store manager, department store display manager, assembler for the MCTNS (Manportable Common Thermal Night Sight) program, home fuel delivery dispatcher, home fuel delivery truck driver, LP gas serviceman, retail home fuel general manager, karate instructor, electrician, plumber, carpenter, greenhouse builder, salesman supreme.
I used to go through jobs pretty quickly in high school. I'd get bored and quit.
mostly just restaurant type stuff. most of these jobs were before age 20.
I only use 4 or 5 of these on my resume.
-makeup artist/manager of a cosmetics studio
-police benevolent telephone operator
-waitress at various restaurants
-waitress at a bar
-maintenance for a truck stop
-gas station clerk
-gas station assistant manager
-security/lot attendant at an amusement park
-music store assistant manager
-logistics trainer/truck unload (is it weird that this is my favourite job on the list?)
collecting glasses, stocking bar at chique oceanside hotel, lawnmower/bicycle repair, life guard, SANDF, private/contract/corporate security, radiator and service technician, waiter, cook, club owner, barman, IT guy, recruitment agent, Systems Engineer, IT manager, Digital Interactive Media consultant, Project Manager, Materials Buyer, Marketing Executive, Marketing Manager, Marketing Director, God.
Dishwasher at a butcher
Dishwasher at a restaurant
Research Librarian at a faculty
Research Librarian at a library
Teacher at the School for Library Sciences
Children's culture speaker and reviewer
Manuscript Consultant for a publisher
Librarian at a public library
Bad musician (I made like 200 kroner on my music last year!)
Public school teacher and librarian
Danish teacher at school for immigrants.
This last job looks like it could be it. Basically a very easy job with huge salary and interesting and willing students. Far less muslims than I feared as well. That means more catholics, though.
starting at around 14:
Composting Chicken carcasses
Carvel Ice Cream Shop
Receptionist for Ms.Lilith's House of Dominatrix
Asst. Manager of a Funeral Home
Switch Technician (Keeping the computers running that make mobile phones work)
Databuild Engineer (Writing the data that makes mobile phones work)
Programmer (Writing the software that makes mobile phones work)
Babysitter, sub slinger at the Drug Cellar, clothing-selling lackey at The Gap, SAT prep guru, Calculus tutor, lab tech/research assistant in: histology, biochemistry, biophysics, molecular genetics, immunology (I'm forgetting some); writer/editor; art gallery assistant; child care site director; seminar/workshop purveyor, conference planner, writer/editor; teacher of statistics, intro psych, and psychopathology; behavioral genetics research assistant; wrangler of wayward teens; research coordinator in a neuroscience lab; social worker. I'm probably forgetting something.