How old were you when you received your first job?

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  1. Traci21 profile image65
    Traci21posted 5 years ago

    How old were you when you received your first job?

    Was it hard to land that first job and what kind of job was it?

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    JThomp42posted 5 years ago

    I was 14 almost 15. My best friend's Dad owned a trophy shop, So he gave me a job because my family wasn't as fortunate as theirs.

  3. UMHiram profile image73
    UMHiramposted 5 years ago

    I was actually 13 ... (drum roll please) I was babysitting yikes)  No, the job wasn't hard to land because of course it started with family members.  It was fun but could be tiresome especially when you have a 2 or 3 year old that demanded attention and didn't want to go to sleep at bedtime.

  4. lburmaster profile image83
    lburmasterposted 5 years ago

    16 as a swim instructor at the YMCA during the summer. It didn't seem hard to get the job. Just show that you have experience working with children possibly from a church such as helping out with VBS.

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    Poetic Foolposted 5 years ago

    Exactly 18, I got my first job on my 18th birthday.  I had to work that day too!

  6. duffsmom profile image60
    duffsmomposted 5 years ago

    I was 16, I think. It was an after school job in a factory on an assembly line. I last a couple of weeks then quit....it was boring and I knew I couldn't keep up with my school work.

  7. lorddraven2000 profile image91
    lorddraven2000posted 5 years ago

    I was 16. It was a landscaping job but I loved it.

 
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