Currently retired - i.e. no longer working as a wage slave but doing what I want to do. 1996 - 2007 IT Manager for Labor Organization. I built the system from scratch and left them in good shape, computing, database, telephony, web and security. 1980 - 1995 Costume Design for Film and Television Productions. 1966 - 1980 Mechanic, Electrician, Electronics and involvement in theatre and film production where those three skills could be used. 1962 - 1966 A seaman in the British Merchant Navy, saw the world but mainly the sea. 1946 - 1962 Not a particularly noticeable kid, nerdy and geeky.