Recent content by twn

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    July 27th 2018 OTS Bid Announcement

    This is a dumb decision. You did not get picked up last time because your atsa score was not high enough. Take the test, there is plenty of people who want this job and will continue to pass you up when they score higher than you on the atsa.
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    July 27th 2018 OTS Bid Announcement

    Ah makes sense now. Thanks
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    July 27th 2018 OTS Bid Announcement

    Forgive me if I'm wrong, but I was hired in 2016. You guys are saying attach letters of recommendation and I disagree. AFAIK it doesnt say anything about attaching them in the application and I dont think it has any weight on whether you get selected or not. Follow their instructions to a "T."...
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    LAWRS

    Jim Scott is a great guy. He taught at CCBC for awhile, last I heard he retired a couple years ago.
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    HELP

    I literally just went through this last fall. I refused to put my house up for sale until I knew I passed. Once I placed, I listed my house and moved to my new facility. Couldn't afford a mortgage payment and a rent payment so I airbnb'd for a month until I got settled. If this career is worth...
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    Family Life and ATC

    Don't get ahead of yourself. Focus on passing the academy first. Training is no different at your facility. Be prepared to hit the ground running once it starts, they are waiting for you to become complacent.
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    Whats the Craziest “how Did That Person Make It Through the Accademy” Academy Story.

    I got my highest score on the hardest and lowest score on the easiest. Lol can't explain it
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    7/7 Non-prior Bid

    And until you are a cpc you don't know shit either.
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    7/7 Non-prior Bid

    Got picked up off 2016 bid. Went to okc in July, started at my center this month. 16 months from application to passing academy and being place at center
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    Memphis Center - ZME

    Any update on Memphis center? How is the staffing? Where can I live that is out in the country
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    7/7 Non-prior Bid

    Mine as well
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    AT Basics

    shut down permanently.
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    Pass/Fail Rate?

    40-50% last couple classes
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    Best Academy Housing

    stay away from isola. much better options for your money