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Old 06-23-2010, 09:40 PM
 
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Default Looking for a doorman job

in either Queens or Manhattan. PM me Moderator cut: Not a good idea to post your email if you can help. I will reward anyone that can help.

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Old 06-24-2010, 05:38 AM
 
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I could be wrong, but I think NYC doormen have a union and you have to be a part of the union in order to work as a doorman. Here's a link to the union website:

Home -- SEIU 32BJ

You can get in touch with them and see if they can help you.

Good luck.
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Old 06-24-2010, 09:12 AM
 
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From what I understand you usually buy one of those jobs.
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Old 06-24-2010, 09:53 AM
 
Location: new jersey, us
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Is it true doormen make 70-80k in one of those fancy buildings in Manhattan? I think mostly on untaxed tips.
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Old 06-24-2010, 10:17 AM
 
Location: Central, NJ
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From what I understand you usually buy one of those jobs.
Or your father dies and leaves you the job.
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Old 06-24-2010, 01:23 PM
 
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From what I understand you usually buy one of those jobs.

Actually, you can luck into them just by having a doorman/super as a buddy.
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Old 06-24-2010, 05:15 PM
 
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I dont have a buddy hence i want to buy it. LOL
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Old 06-24-2010, 07:44 PM
 
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Find a few buildings that you're interested in and contact the management company that runs them. I don't think you can "buy" the job. The starting salary is about $15/hour. Top pay is $20/hour. Of course, you'll also get gratuities.
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Old 06-24-2010, 10:16 PM
 
Location: Springfield Gardens, NY
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Hmm..didn't we just have a doorman thread the other day??? Might wanna ask that guy, lol.
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Old 06-26-2010, 03:05 PM
 
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DON'T DO IT . . . DOORMAN GET NO RESPECT, LOL :


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