Antarctic Jobs…

One of the more interesting job assignments for GA’s (general assistants)…known in the older days as GFA’s or general field assistants. This job classification involved getting paid very little, shoveling a lot of snow…and otherwise ending up with a wide variety of interesting and unusual job assignments, such as that depicted above. Many senior management people in the program…including folks like Jerry Marty, got their start this way. Alas…the current contract structure no longer includes this job classification.

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