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Subject:job shops in DC-MD-VA area? From:KnoxML1 <KnoxML1 -at- TEOMAIL -dot- JHUAPL -dot- EDU> Date:Fri, 5 May 1995 10:10:24 EST
Can anyone give me names of job shops in the DC-MD-VA area? I have
worked as a contractor through a small shop in Maryland for the last year
and a half, and the contract may be ending soon. Before this contract
job, I always worked "real" jobs (15 years as a science & engineering
editor in the government, three as a pubs manager in a software company).
I found this contract job "by accident"-- through my daughter's flute
teacher's husband. (They say give your resume to EVERYONE; it certainly
worked for me!). I had never heard of the company before, and it has
been a pleasure doing business with them. They are small, however,
and may not be able to place me right away.I may be pounding pavement
again soon, and I would like to cast my net as widely as possible. The
job I'm in has been a gem; maybe there are more marvels out there.(:->
I'd appreciate any information people have on the job shops in the
Washington DC metro area, along with personal anecdotes, of course, if
you care to share them.
Scientific & technical writer/editor
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory