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Re: [PLUG] OT: SourceXtreme has no current openings in Exton, PA
Jason, you're absolutely right. This *is* really damn odd... :)
Jason Nocks wrote:
Apologies in advance for the off-topic discussion.
So, why am I posting a message to the list?
Because, we've found the best results by building relationships with people
prior to forming an official contract or hiring someone officially. We *may*
need to hire employees or contractors in the future. We *may* in particular
want to hire a part-time administrator. Perhaps a college student that could
work some days when not in class, etc. Perhaps an intern. We're open to
discussing whether or not any particular arrangement might make sense.
Specifically, we like to find ways to let people try working with us (for pay)
for short predefined periods (hours to days) prior to either party making a
Obviously, it's often easier to try working together if you are in or near the
western suburbs of Philadelphia, where our group regularly works.
Again, I'll repeat, "we currently have 0 (zero) job openings". If you are
primarily looking for companies that have current openings that you can
submit a resume to be considered for, SourceXtreme is probably not the
organization for you. I don't wish to waste your time or the time of the
group at SourceXtreme.
I understand this message may be unusual. And my apologies in advance if this
is confusing or upsetting to anyone, or if people think messages like this
don't belong on this list. If so, please feel free to contact me at the
For a *slightly* more traditional view of some of the things we may be looking
for as well as some hiring practices we use, please go to
The group at SourceXtreme has a strong preference for working with GNU/Linux
distributions. I'd be happy to provide additional information if that would
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