I Need a Job Now

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    Unemployable

    I have been unemployed for 9 months. I can't even get a job making 9.00/hr. My house is in forclosure and I don't have anywhere to live if I lose my house. I have no money coming in and everything is about to be disconnected. For the first time in my life I had to go to a food...
    Moccashake Moccashake
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Sep 25, 2009

    Wow one month into my new job

    and my boss is throwing my pay in my face saying that I make way to much money. I am right at where I should be pay Wise for a Virginia state safety inspector General service technician for cars. I guess I need to talk to the District manager about this and see what he has to...
    Diaperdragon Diaperdragon
    36-40, M
    Jan 21

    Young and Jobless

    So I've been out of a job for around 2 months now and can't find a job anywhere. I'm a pre-vet student at Augusta State University and am very competent, reliable and willing and able to learn to do just about anything. I will take just about any job at this point and have...
    tricey06e tricey06e
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 30, 2008

    Man this sucks I got fired last Tuesday.

    The reason that I was given was a safety violation and it was because I dropped a cigarette butt. The cigarette was out. When I got called into the shop Forman's office he started to yell at " what are you that stupid and lazy " you must be and he kept on yelling and the shop...
    Diaperdragon Diaperdragon
    36-40, M
    Dec 14, 2015

    I Never Thought.......

    I am 54 years old and I never thought at this point in my life I would be without a job. I have been out of work for a couple of months and it seems I have applied for everthing imagineable. I have no clue as to where the money is going to come from to pay next months bills...
    amathyst16 amathyst16
    51-55, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2009

    I just found out that I was hired

    as a flat rate tech and the pay is way to low $16 a flat rate hour is to low I should be at $22 a flat rate hour. I am getting screwed bad. I should have been hired as an hourly employee not as a flat rate tech.
    Diaperdragon Diaperdragon
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 3

    How Can We Help Each Other?

    Hi, i have been out of for the job for the last few months. but i had one place to work. and what happen that company got sold out. and the new owner had to let go almost 80% of the work force. i was one of them. so i have been out of the job for about two months now and still...
    sic007 sic007
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2009

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