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September 20, 2019 2:06 pm  

Honestly have been trying for over a year now to get a job on one of the islands. I am not picky!  What does one do to get one?!  

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September 20, 2019 4:16 pm  

Do you live on the island?  If not, probably very unlikely, unless you have a very particular skill set that can't be found from those already there.


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September 20, 2019 11:11 pm  

You need to be on island face to face for most employers to even consider you.  Otherwise you are one of many who waste employer's time fishing and never show.

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September 21, 2019 10:17 am  

Really only specialized skill jobs recruit from off island. What kind of *job* are you looking for?

It is likely to find work if you are here - it takes a substantial financial commitment to get established here, housing and transportation costs can easily take over $10K immediately.

Are you looking at it all realistically? Service jobs can be easily found if living here but may not be especially lucrative, it is a fairly expensive cost of living.

If you are looking for professional positions a PMV would be worth it to explore your field for opportunities, with interviews and persistence - very few places will offer moving assistance and few are even willing to offer a position to somebody who may never follow through on a timely basis to move here.

Which Island? have you spent much time here? Your question is a very common one but only general information can be offered on this forum unless you have more specific questions after doing some research on a particular field of employment. Good Luck, keep planning ahead. Save plenty of $ in the meantime.

EDIT: I just looked through the posts from last year, you got good information back then, what kind of follow through has been the result?

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September 21, 2019 1:51 pm  

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Property MGR!!

Skill Requirements

Must Haves

· General plumbing experience

· General electrical experience

· General knowledge of concrete structures and special needs

· Ability to effectively communicate with local workers

· Ability to communicate well with tenants

A plus but not required

· HVAC experience

· Prior experience maintaining a multi-unit property

· Experience with pool maintenance including saltwater chlorinator

Position Information

· Onsite caretaker apartment possible

· Background screening required

· Must provide professional references to verify skills

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