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View Poll Results: What's your occupation
Engineer 1,363 41.73%
Non-Engineer 1,903 58.27%
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Old 09-07-2009, 12:35 AM   #41
Jul 2009
Aurora, CO
Posts: 60
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Systems engineer with a degree in computer science and engineering. But, learned about homebrewing from my brother, who went to school for psychology...
"A fine beer may be judged with only one sip, but it's better to be thoroughly sure."
--Czech Proverb

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Old 09-07-2009, 12:57 AM   #42
Mar 2009
Houston Area, Tx
Posts: 32
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Marine Engineer

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:02 AM   #43
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Nov 2007
Posts: 3,876
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Does custodial engineer work?

or Janitor if you want to be a dick about it
If you find yourself going through hell, keep going- Winston Churchill
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The successful have nobody to blame but themselves, I really wish they would take some responsibility for their own actions...

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:03 AM   #44
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Mar 2009
Lancaster PA
Posts: 537
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I am an auto technician for a Toyota dealer, so I just make fun of all the dumb ways engineers design things with no care in the world how we're supposed to fix it

But cooking was my first job and one of my great loves...Anytime I can make something and consume it, it is a good day.
Can I have your business card?

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:13 AM   #45
Mar 2009
Holland, MI
Posts: 261
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Electrical Engineer here, BSEE from Michigan Tech '05

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:28 AM   #46
Jul 2009
Bryan, TX
Posts: 195
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Degree in Industrial Distribution, College of Engineering TAMU '09. Been working though for the past 10 years in IT . . . . so it all works out.

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:30 AM   #47
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Feb 2009
Posts: 125
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Both my parents are engineers, and I studied electrical engineering for two years before I decided to study music. I now work as a systems software technician for a dallas arts consortium.
“For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity or perception to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication.” - Friedrich Nietzsche

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:35 AM   #48
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Jan 2008
Posts: 12,251
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It's becoming obvious from this poll and people's descriptions of their jobs that the word "Engineer" has become a one size fits all term designed to make ordinary jobs look more interesting.

The official title of my first job I had after I finished my carpentry an joinery apprenticeship was "After sales service engineer".........I fixed leaky windows and replaced bad double glazed units.

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:38 AM   #49
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Oct 2006
Hayden, Idaho
Posts: 8,204
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I like to cook and I'm not afraid of hand tools, power tools, and building stuff. I have no issues fixing anything mechanical or making something as long as I have tools and an idea of how to do it.
Make Beer, Not War.

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Old 09-07-2009, 01:44 AM   #50
The Pol
Feb 2007
Posts: 11,454
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Educated as an engineer.

Hated living my life in a cubicle.

Now I am in management basically, as a captain.

Except I get to travel.

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