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Old 12-22-2011, 06:59 PM
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My name is Rick I am not new to MI but I am a newly graduated UTI student got out of Active Army and went to school for Auto/Diesel and Industrial. I am a diesel guy for sure I applied for several jobs here and think I landed a Ford Diesel Technician job with a Ford dealer in my city so I am happy about that.
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Way to go, Thanks for your service, welcome to our small world.
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Thank you went to school for Automotive now I am a diesel man through and through
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Old 12-27-2011, 10:12 AM
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Thanks everyone for the warm welcome to the forum it's much appreciated.
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Old 12-28-2011, 11:20 AM
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My name is Rick I am not new to MI but I am a newly graduated UTI student got out of Active Army and went to school for Auto/Diesel and Industrial. I am a diesel guy for sure I applied for several jobs here and think I landed a Ford Diesel Technician job with a Ford dealer in my city so I am happy about that.

Welcome back. Hope you get the job in battle Creek.

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I keep hearing that from a lot of people might have to check on that if I get bored.
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Fort Custer over there. I go to the VA hospital there. will be there on the 5th of jan., from noon to about 3pm medical issues.
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Yeah keep getting told I should apply for an AGR job over there so I can retire right here in MI and I am giving it a thought. How long has that VA Hospital been there?
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Old 12-29-2011, 02:58 PM
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Damn I drive that way every now and then and never really notice it there.
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Rick,
If you was active army then the conversion will be easy. Also the time put in will count towards your reserve time. My Navy did. Getting a very nice check each month after I turned 60. Free medical also.

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Yep they want me but they want me to go Officer and go to OCS so I am thinking about it very hard.
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Good man. Think hard about it. If you became officer where would you drill as officer billets are hard to find. Ask.
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