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Old 10-01-2014, 07:38pm   #1
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So yesterday was my last day at TVA. (RIF). I am flying down next week to interview at a power plant in Anclote (just 20 miles north of Tampa).
Anyone from the area?
Why would this be a good place to move to? or why not?

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Zephyrhills, Wesley Chapel, north of Tampa. Mostly retirement communities but nice areas. Snowbird buddy of mine lives down there in the winter, visit him in Jan/Feb, coordinate my times for the Mecum auctions and the SE regional Corvette meet.
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power plant is in a little town called tarpon springs. Town is know for greeks and their restaurants, was/is an old fishing village. i live about 20 minutes north.
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Ex-Navy "effing-nuke" here. What kind of work are the ex-nukes getting in the industry? Not looking for a change, just curious.
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Passed through that whole region from Naples north last April, and it all a grand place to live AFAIK.....

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Ex-Navy "effing-nuke" here. What kind of work are the ex-nukes getting in the industry? Not looking for a change, just curious.
Ex Navy nuke here also. Operations and Maintenance mainly. I am in maintenance now. The power plant I am interviewing at is actually a natural gas unit. But was converted from oil boilers to natural gas boilers last year.

So it appears there are no big negatives to the area???

I will be there early next Weds 10/8 to scope the area out. Interview is Thursday morning.
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I don't know anything about the area, but good luck on the interview!
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