Need Jod

Discussion in 'Employment' started by Lawnboy112, Jul 6, 2004.

  1. Lawnboy112

    Lawnboy112 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 89

    Hi, im 14 years old and need a jod. i have been mowing lawns for over 7 years and want to work with someone more exp'd i have used ZTR's walkbehinds edgers, and blowers handheld and backpack any1 in central NJ im your kid. I like to get around 6-7$ a hour or 15$ per lawn
  2. WeatherMan

    WeatherMan LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 692

    I think it is against Federal Law for a LCO to hire a 14 year old to run equip.

    But Good Luck!!!!
  3. CamLand

    CamLand LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,299

    your profile states your 18.make up your mind...
  4. robertyb

    robertyb LawnSite Member
    from ga
    Messages: 105

    What is a Jod? Maybe a Job?
  5. JohnK

    JohnK LawnSite Member
    from Seattle
    Messages: 53

    When asking people to hire you I'd recommend making sure your post doesn't contain spelling errors, that you use proper capitalization, punctuation and don't use slang contractions like "any1".

    It certainly doesn't make you look better to have a post full of errors and slang when looking for a job and will easily turn off propsective employers.

    Good luck.
  6. ince8728

    ince8728 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 249

    First of all, Learn to spell!!!
    Second, it's quite hard to believe that you are 14 and have even used a ztr let alone are effecient with one.
    By the way, what types or machines have you used & be specific.
  7. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    Move to Connecticut. You cant be any worse then whats here now.

  8. Planet Landscaping

    Planet Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 607

    John, STOP ur killing me. LMFAO Sad but true.
  9. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    OK :D Wheres the food??
  10. Lawnboy112

    Lawnboy112 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 89

    First of all, I know how to spell. I hve used the following ZTR's: Dixon, Toro, Great Dane, and Scag. I've used these because my grandfather is sick and can't mow his own lawn anymore, and I do it for him. His property is about 3 acres. Thats how I know how to use the ZTR's. Just because i'm young doesn't mean i'm good. Any other comments?


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