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The answers to your questions are:
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
What else can I say. You get the message?

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J. Karim Hosseinzadeh, SE
JAMKAR ENGINEERING, INC.                  Tel. 949 250 0522
Newport Beach, California                               Fax 949 250 1527
jkh(--nospam--at)jamkar.com                                     http://www.jamkar.com



----- Original Message -----
From: John Flower <jmsflower(--nospam--at)hotmail.com>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 25, 2000 9:53 PM
Subject: Will my engineering career be like this?


> I am a relatively young engineer working in a very small structural design
> office in California. I have about 5 years of experience and my P.E.
> license, and I am overwhelmed with the state of the profession.  I am
> wondering if any more experienced engineers can give me some advice about
my
> future.
>
> Will my entire career as an engineer be filled with demanding clients,
faxed
> due dates, less than attentive contractors, RFI's requiring  ASAP
response,
> incomplete architectural plans, e-mailed backgrounds and a backlog of jobs
> that are overdue?
>
> Will architects/owners and contractors continue to make me feel
> unappreciated while I work overnite to complete their job? (All this and
I'm
> just a project engineer)
>
> Any guidance or informative experiences are appreciated.
>
> Sincerely,
>
> John Flower
>