Pros: we were able to get all the overtime we wanted
Cons: never know weather we a job from one day to the next
Different jobs everyday which is nice so it dont get boring.
Able to run horizontal boring mills, vertical mills, manuel lathes started to learn cnc lathe as well as vertical turret lathe.
Able to read and understand blueprints.
Ran numerous nuclear jobs so can do the paper work.
Management wasnt perfect by anymeans before but they kept us buisy , – more... know there is no material and people are lucky to get 32 hrs.
We worked 80 hr weeks for pretty much 2 years so we are all like family great bunch of guys.
The hardest part to me is not knowing what are schedule is as it seams to change everyday.
Learning new machines ,making new products etc. – less