Professional Engineer Volume 3-4

Professional Engineer Volume 3-4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...to the member living at a distance from Chicago, but we feel that the reasons favoring a blind bulletin substantiates its adoption. These reasons are as follows: 1. We do not believe that'any member of A. A. E. would be so disloyal as to place our open bulletin in the hands of engineering employment agencies, but we do feel that, indirectly or otherwise, a certain agency in Chicago is aware of what our service files have had to offer since the adoption of our open list went into effect about six months ago. 2. We do know authentically that a certain member of A. A. E. residing in Philadelphia is permitting his friends to benefit by our open bulletin, and this has been revealed to us through a letter from an engineer who enjoys this privilege and who says in substance, in answer to our invitation to join forces with us, "Why should I, when all I need is employment service, and I already get all you have to offer, through your weekly bulletins which are given to me free of charge by one of your members here?" 3. Last but not least. The open bulletin permits any and all applicants who fancy so doing, the opportunity to make application for a position, and this occurs sometimes without respect to adequate qualifications. Consequently, a large volume of applications are made to the employer. This has the tendency of advertising the number of applicants seeking the job, which portrays to the employer a surplus of supply over demand, and this will react to further reduce salaries, unattractive as they are, and in many cases unjust. PIONEERS NEEDED FOR RAILWAY EXPANSION PROGRAM IN MANY COUNTRIES. By F. H. Myers, Manager of Service Department. Big opportunities are arising for the technical railway engineer as in the early days of James J. Hill....show more

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  • Paperback | 568 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 29mm | 1,002g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236634217
  • 9781236634214