HellZiggy (hellziggy) wrote,
HellZiggy
hellziggy

  • Mood:

I need a new job!

My job had been relatively low stress, just being data entry and all. And the benefits were pretty good: Flex time so I always have a 2 1/2 day weekend, being full time at only 37.5 instead of 40 hrs, purchasing extra vacation so I could have 4 weeks per year.
But it is going downhill fast. They just told all the 37.5 people in our department that we have to work 40/wk until October 17th. Of course this decision is made right after I start school and so I have to try to fit that in around the fact that I have 7 hours of school per week.
For those of you who don't know me, the big problem with this is that I AM NOT A MORNING PERSON!!!
And we can't work any later than 6pm because of something with the computer system. So I worked the extra 2.5 hrs into my schedule this week. Have to go in 1/2 hr early on the 2 days I have class. Grrr. But I can deal with it if I have to.
Then this morning we got an email telling us that we are required to put in 3 hours of overtime this week. This is in addition to the 2.5 extra hours I am already working. Since today is one of the days I absolutely can't work late if I am going to get to school on time this leaves me with only 3 days to fit in the 3 hours.
So, I will be a very cranky tired hellziggy this week as I drag myself into work at the butt-crack of dawn. To get there by 7am I will have to be awake by 6am. Is the sun even up then?
But we can do the overtime on Saturday if we want... Like I don't have better things to do with my weekend! I am planning on going to the central standard film festival for as many movies as I can hit, I will be going to CotP's Mabon celebration Saturday afternoon/evening, and I have CotP class on Sunday. Staying late on Friday is not an option. I already work extra hours the rest of the week so that I can enjoy getting out of work early on a Friday. If it was the middle of winter, maybe I would stay on Friday, but NOT during the part of the year with the most beautiful weather. Uh uh. Not gonna happen.
I soooooo hate job hunting, but I think it must be done.
Subscribe

  • (no subject)

    OK. I've missed you LJ peeps. I see some of you IRL still, and some of you over on Facebook, but I need to make more of an effort to read over here…

  • Dad

    First the good news, then the bitching about mom. Dad was discharged yesterday evening. He had low potassium, and the stress test showed that there…

  • (no subject)

    Dad's spending the night at the hospital tonight. :-( He had some chest pain this morning, and his heartbeat was irregular so he went to the ER. The…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment