Alter egos in the off season

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Kevin, Sep 5, 2000.

  1. Kevin

    Kevin LawnSite Member
    from S.E. PA
    Messages: 169

    Anyone have any interesting off season occupation? Besides the usual snow plowing? Last year I worked for a great company in corporate customer service, it was nice working without any stress.
  2. landscaper3

    landscaper3 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,354

    Yes I work at a local rental car agency I cant say which one but they are terrible to work for, only reason still there after 11 years is I hurt my back on the job and they are paying all bills (after a lawer threat) but do you belive he warned me about going to the bathroom two many times always watching me and written warnings for the stupidest things (WHY I STAY THRERE?) because I have a nice little list of all things or mabey not all but alot. And when I really cant take anymore that comes out. Anyways like I said I cant tell you the name of the company but boy doesnt my back hertz.
  3. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943

    I've been working at a local Supermarket for over 13 years. 12-16 hrs./week in summer and as many as I want 35-50 off season. They are pretty flexible when I call in "sick" when the snow flies. I get really good free benifits (Union) and the pay is great. Just worked 8 1/2 hrs of double time on Monday! Still not green money but it ain't bad.
  4. BobbyBcuttin

    BobbyBcuttin LawnSite Member
    Messages: 115

    I use my 15FT E350 ford van to deliver furniture on rainy days.
  5. dhenegar

    dhenegar LawnSite Member
    Messages: 143

    I work part-time at UPS all year long. It is tough during the summer, but makes it really nice to have some cash flow during the winter months.
  6. morturf

    morturf LawnSite Senior Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 476

    I order to keep stress distributed evenly throught the year, I do not plow yet. I have been spending the winter as a basketball referee. This is a great way to relax and just have a nice run.
  7. Esby

    Esby LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 662

    I'm a student at the Institute of Technology at University of Minnesota...working on my chemical engineering degree.
  8. Charles

    Charles Moderator Staff Member
    Messages: 10,781

    Sperm doner here. I got plenty of time and yucky other stuff on my hands
  9. PB Landscaping

    PB Landscaping LawnSite Member
    from utah
    Messages: 18

    Hope your back gets feeling better LOL!:)
  10. dhicks

    dhicks Member
    Messages: 770

    Starting 2001, my off season will consist of packing the super SUV and heading to Florida to winter. Cigars, Babes and AARP will be my biggest concern.

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