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swamp donkey
08-06-2006, 09:01 AM
Is there any members working and wheeling up in frt mac?I gotta get out of here...this town does suck can't wait to get back to the mountains.Soon as I get back home I'm goin out and getting ready to beat it up sept long at postill...

m j
08-06-2006, 10:01 AM
How long have you been sentenced to the Capital of Newfoundland?
I did a year.

Torch2815
08-06-2006, 10:07 AM
I was just offered a gig up there for 2 years...not sure yet if i'm gonna take it,$39 an hour is hard to turn down,so we'll see.

kamloopsyota
08-06-2006, 11:47 AM
39 is good, try $196 plus your truck and diesel paid for, in slave lake alberta. lost my marbles when i heard that, if only i had my welding ticket

G-rizzle Swank
08-06-2006, 05:01 PM
yea my buddy just got back from slavelake today, im going to go up to the pipeline in october to get some experiance, i cant wait to go back and get my "B" ticket

Torch2815
08-06-2006, 05:29 PM
to bad I'm not a welder...just a millwright...although I can weld...damn rules!!!

swamp donkey
08-07-2006, 08:15 AM
How long have you been sentenced to the Capital of Newfoundland?
I did a year.no time limit,I told them a month but there is lots of work.yeah the biggest city in newfoundland this town sucks.

swamp donkey
08-07-2006, 08:25 AM
I was just offered a gig up there for 2 years...not sure yet if i'm gonna take it,$39 an hour is hard to turn down,so we'll see.$39/hr sounds good but the cost of living is really high eg my carton of smokes is $15 more here than in kelowna thank god I don't have rent a one bedroom dump is $1600 I know one couple paying $4000.00 for a shitty mobile home.The only place to make really good money is camp.and the big paying jobs you have to have a piss test.all in all $39.is bottom scale around here Tim hortons pays $18 with benefits

Cwheeler
08-07-2006, 09:30 AM
to bad I'm not a welder...just a millwright...although I can weld...damn rules!!!


No kidding, almost makes it worth getting a ticket, although im only a 2nd year millwright aprentice Im still looking at taking a night course for welding.

jeepmog
08-07-2006, 05:38 PM
Is Suncor one of the bigger companies out there? How much do they pay their millwrights?

ez_b
08-07-2006, 07:03 PM
i'm up here right now, last shift is sept 8th night so i'll be done on the 9th morning. contracting with leo roberts enterprises to the syncrude auto shop. all i see all day is red fukin chevy pickups. this town sucks, money is great, but nothing to do, unless you're into crack and raging alcoholism. yup, little newfoundland, "little rock"

BeerBaron666
08-07-2006, 07:06 PM
i'm up here right now, last shift is sept 8th night so i'll be done on the 9th morning. contracting with leo roberts enterprises to the syncrude auto shop. all i see all day is red fukin chevy pickups. this town sucks, money is great, but nothing to do, unless you're into crack and raging alcoholism. yup, little newfoundland, "little rock"

Well then you should be fine:D

ez_b
08-08-2006, 04:53 PM
yup, half way there :D

Torch2815
08-08-2006, 05:06 PM
Oh btw that $39 an hour gig is a camp job...with piss test...but they still pay living out as a bonus.I'm not worried about the piss test though, I'm clean...for now!!

trevyota
08-08-2006, 05:31 PM
so how does one get into a camp job up there?

ez_b
08-09-2006, 01:43 AM
you can buy piss in e-town at west ed mall ;) pass everytime :D