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From: Chuck Simmons
Organization: You jest.
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Subject: Re: Questions on EE job market.
References: <73rv9.481$R55.20906@newsfep2-gui> <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 00:36:25 GMT
NNTP-Posting-Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 16:36:25 PST
Kevin Aylward wrote:
> "Hunter" wrote in message
> > On Tue, 29 Oct 2002 07:48:14 -0000, "Kevin Aylward"
> > wrote:
> > >"Jason LaFountain" wrote in message
> > >news:MPG.email@example.com...
> > >> [This followup was posted to sci.electronics.design and a copy was
> > >sent
> > >> to the cited author.]
> > >>
> > >> I just started my second year of Electrical Engineering, and was
> > >> wondering about the job market within the next few years. Most of
> > >> reading I've done has shown EE to be one of the more stable
> > >professions,
> > >> with decent pay. I'm not intending to change my major at all,
> > >> design has always been my type of thing, but I would like some
> > >> information so I can be best prepared for entering the work force.
> > >>
> > >> I have searched through job listings and found that while there
> > >to
> > >> be a good demand, however most require several years of experience.
> > >am
> > >> also considering joining the military for a term of service after I
> > >get
> > >> my degree, would that be the type of experience that most employers
> > >look
> > >> for?
> > >
> > >No.
> > >
> > >>It may also be possible to work on a masters degree while in the
> > >> military. Any information from people with EE history in the
> > >is
> > >> much appreciated.
> > >>
> > >
> > >Lets face the facts. The miltary is about dumb arses, who save our
> > >arses, that blindly do what they are told,
> > Not in the military I served in.
> Like you would tell it how it is.
Like you have a foggy idea about how it is? I don't think so.
> > >roll about in shit and shoot guns to kill people.
> > Only combat branches do that above what would normally be considered
> > less than even hobby level (once a year after training).
> > > The mentality of a marine is nothing like that of
> > >an engineer.
> > But a good Soldier/Sailor/Aviator* would be. He didn't specify
> > you did.
> Get real. A soldier is programed to twist peoples heads off, and do
> otherwise as told. end of story.
Get real yourself. Do you really think every soldier is trained to do
the same job? You don't have a single clue.
... The times have been,
That, when the brains were out,
the man would die. ... Macbeth
Chuck Simmons firstname.lastname@example.org
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