How to get a job if your are a late bloomer as a Mechanical Eng.?
I graduated at 30+ years old -- after being a Plumber and HVAC tech for many years -- with a BSME. Every company I work for thinks I can do anything but does not reward my efforts. I am always pigeoned-holed and a younger/minority person gets the best jobs. I can not find a engineering company that is even interested in hiring me, so that I can gain enough experience to get my PE. I have an EIT and I wish to get a PE. Because I am experienced I must just do every job under the sun for a company that is not engage in engineering design. I have registed in several web sites with no resutls. Any ideas how to find a company around the DFW area? RJ
Asked By: rjontilty - 9/16/2007
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First. You can't blame others for always treating you the same way. If you haven't change your behavior why would you expect the world to change around you. If you want others to treat you differently, you have to be different. In other words, if you keep going down the same tunnel why would you expect to find... More
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