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All talk no action... Position Open Dupage, IL

Discussion in 'Employment' started by scottL, Dec 2, 2008.

  1. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    ".....All Talk and NO Action. Looking for demotivated, slacker who whines constantly, never returns phone calls, thinks they know it all and Simply wants to get paid 2x everyone else and has zero experience. If you've broken previous employers equipment because your brain is not engaged and most people call you a tool bag behind your back -Then we want to hire you. We'd prefer that you have two or three other gigs that would also interfere with any ability you might have to actually do any type of work......"

    ARE PEOPLE FREAKEN KIDDING ME!!! I can't tell you how many think snow plowing is an instant get rich job option with no effort involved. They think they should get paid top dollar but, can't back it up. HEY, I've got a bright new shiny truck and can plow 100k sq feet in 20 minutes, my A--.

    I'm looking for someone motivated, reliable, working phone, working equipment, can shovel a bit and can back up their talk. We can be flexible with schedules.

    St. Charles, West Chicago, Wayne, Bartlet, Carol Stream, Commercial and Residential. PM me if interested aside from myself I can probably hook the right people up with additional hours with two other outfits in the same area.

    ( Whew part rant part posting :D )
  2. coldcoffee

    coldcoffee Senior Member
    Messages: 776

    I can send you a list of some of my former drivers...but might have to check w/ their parole officers as to their availability :D
  3. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Yup :jester:

    It's funny you mention this .... I did get a strange request along this avenue.
  4. erkoehler

    erkoehler PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,279

    Scott, I'll shoot you a text if I finish early w/ this up coming event, if I can be of any help when I am done I'm there.
  5. ahoron

    ahoron Senior Member
    from here
    Messages: 422

    You forgot VALID drivers license. Seems that is like a masters degree around here. Another one is must have children and not know what a babysitter is. Need to be paid at the end of your shift can't wait til tomorrow.
  6. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    No Kidding! :cry:
  7. ZoomByU

    ZoomByU Member
    Messages: 76

    We had a possible shovel guy show up on a bicycle after saying he had a truck to drive, turns out his driver's license was suspended. How bout this one, "can you pay me cash, I don't want to pay taxes."
  8. snowmanager

    snowmanager Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Scott, if you want to give me a call I might be able to help you out.

  9. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    I should be available if the city (Naperville) doesn't call us out. I'm in Warrenville. 630-303-3552
    Last edited: Dec 3, 2008
  10. SolarGlass

    SolarGlass Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    Open position, DuPage Co.

    Would be interested in helping you out. Gotta laugh at the responses, and your rant.
    Got a good truck, license, motivation, insurance, experience, (lived in the U.P. of Mi. for 10 yrs,with a 1.5M driveway), and a like minded partner. Lookin to keep the truck on the road 24 hrs, in split 12hr shifts. If interested please call 630-947-9697, or e-mail.
    solarsolglass@gmail.comThanks, Marcus
    Last edited: Dec 3, 2008
  11. 03CHEVYHD

    03CHEVYHD Junior Member
    from 60560
    Messages: 4

    I work in carol stream and I get off at 430pm earlier if needed, to help if you need for the up coming storm I have a little experance a 8+1/2 western and 03 2500hd my number is 630-936-0612 call anytime day or night. Phone works real good it has an awsome ringer
    Thanks Dan
  12. mike d

    mike d Junior Member
    from IL / WI
    Messages: 10

    i got a guy for you, i just let him go on saturday he woke up at noon still drunk from his night out and couldnt figure out why the plow truck that i let him use was no longer in has driveway and already had a new guy driving it and plowing his route , he a real gem
  13. lsexpress

    lsexpress Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    Want to work!

    Scott.... I have 5 tractor trailer dump trucks that i could offer to help with any snow removal work if needed.

    If you do not need this service but know of someone that can please let me know.

    Just trying to keep my guys busy.

    Nick Skoric
  14. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    Thanks guys ..... I've contacted a number of you who PM'ed and responded. Others I have kept your info and or passed it along to a few partners.

    Thank you ALL for responding!!!!!!! ussmileyflag
  15. joker71

    joker71 Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    Your Answer

    Hello Scott,
    I am a (no joke) hard working guy looking to help you out in any way I can. I do have a truck (ford f150) but no plow on front. However, I do have a valid drivers license and very good driving record. I dont mind shoveling and working hard. I have 4 kids and need the second income very bad right now. Please e-mail me anytime if interested and I will give my cell #.
    Thank you for your consideration,
    Ed Price
  16. joker71

    joker71 Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    P.S. I live in Geneva, IL Just FYI
  17. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

    Thanks for the call last night!
  18. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    I recent the forms ... let me know the status. Next run will be more organized :D
  19. affekonig

    affekonig Senior Member
    Messages: 909

  20. 7thInfantryDiv.

    7thInfantryDiv. Junior Member
    Messages: 27

    I live in Aurora, have a F250 SD 4x4 , 7.5 plow. But I am a newb at plowing with a truck. Not really a newb, but it has been many many years and I am learning all over again. Would like to help ya out, but I want to get used to plowing again and get better at it before I put myself out there in everyones way!!!! When I do think I am ready, all I can do is plow with my truck, not allowed to shovel due to my disability. But I still wish ya the best of luck! wesport

    Darn glad they let us use these computers here in Joliet State Prison, oh and I can get as many license plates as you need!! I will be out on good behavior soooon. I would have been out sooner, but I swear I didn't shank that guy! :eek: