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High school students get started on summer jobs

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Summer is here and that means kids are looking for and finding summer jobs.

Bandy Wainwright is working at a fast food restaurant this summer. "I am between my junior and senior year of high school and I am hoping to learn something at this job. Eventually my goal is to become a restaurant manager and this might be a stepping stone," said Wainwright.

Amber Gonzalez is working as a waitress at a Miami restaurant. "I just graduated from high school. This is my first experience in a business environment. I hope to do well," said Gonzalez.

Stanley Richardson is working in the building trade this summer. "My father has been in the construction industry most of his life. I am following in his footsteps and I hope to become a contractor one day," said Richardson.



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