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How Many "Veterans" Military Members Do WE Have Here?

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by Sprinkler Buddy, Oct 25, 2012.


    JTAYLORLAWN LawnSite Member
    Posts: 49

    13M 2-20th FA

    Steel rain!!!!:usflag::usflag::usflag:
  2. MarineSniper

    MarineSniper LawnSite Member
    Posts: 32

    State of CT has really great program for hiring vets.... they pre screen them, handle the extra paperwork, and put them in direct contact with you. Extra tax benefits and $$$ available for OJT and education for your "troops".
  3. FerrisDiesel

    FerrisDiesel LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 442

    I would love to hire some veterans, sick of hiring people with no work ethic!
  4. cpllawncare

    cpllawncare LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,659

    Yea it's funny to see the reaction of some of my youngsters when I tell them they haven't even done a full days worth of work yet this week,and it's wed,LOL! then fri rolls around and they walk around saying how hard of a week it was, I reply, just wait till next week we added three new accounts LOL!
  5. jfoxtrot9

    jfoxtrot9 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 281


    Jan. '88 - Jan. '92

    Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm

    2311 for 0800's

  6. Oxmow

    Oxmow LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 406

    U.S. Army 9 yrs
    2/34th infantry
    2/7th infantry
    24th infantrydivision Ft Stewart, Ga
  7. fatz

    fatz LawnSite Member
    Posts: 46

    USMC Active duty from March 1996 - November 2003
    MOS 0311 - SGT of Marines

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,223

    Seems like 0311 is taking over lol
  9. McFarland_Lawn_Care

    McFarland_Lawn_Care LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,392

    As we always do. =D
  10. cpllawncare

    cpllawncare LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,659

    I was in 5/32 Armor, at Ft Stewart in 86-90, We were rapid deployment the first tanks on the ground in Iraq!

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