BHW In-house Moderator vacancy

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Apricot, Feb 7, 2018.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. lorentzo

    lorentzo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2010
    Messages:
    1,269
    Likes Received:
    595
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Home
    Wtf this forum has offices?
     
  2. Paranoid Android

    Paranoid Android Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    2,023
    Likes Received:
    2,692
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Pantie Thief
    Location:
    Native America
    Get me a visa and I'll work for minimum wage, provided im allowed to bring my laptop to work
     
  3. LukaB

    LukaB Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Apr 3, 2010
    Messages:
    4,296
    Likes Received:
    4,862
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Planet Earth
    It is a multi-million dollar business with a huge community that constantly requires work to be done.
     
  4. ScribScribScrib

    ScribScribScrib Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2017
    Messages:
    1,127
    Likes Received:
    1,250
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    http://ScribScribScrib.com
    Location:
    Professional Copywriter / Content Writer
    Home Page:
    22-25k a year? Sounds worse than my 9-5
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  5. Billy Batts

    Billy Batts Jr. Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2016
    Messages:
    4,073
    Likes Received:
    4,398
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    CPA/eCommerce Beast!
    Location:
    Here and There
    Home Page:
    I am going to make a new account, apply and name it Football Lover as it should have been! @soccerlover :D
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  6. BassTrackerBoats

    BassTrackerBoats Super Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Messages:
    20,061
    Likes Received:
    36,953
    Occupation:
    Linkpushing, A New Era - Now Live!
    Location:
    As Close to Heaven as One Can Get!
    Home Page:
    There is an awful lot of value in the education one would receive in this position.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 8
  7. krishnaverma

    krishnaverma Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2011
    Messages:
    4,264
    Likes Received:
    1,669
    Occupation:
    IM
    Oh, that was per year. I also thought how can a forum pay that much per month to one staff.
     
  8. Apricot

    Apricot Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    14,109
    Likes Received:
    9,512
    Gender:
    Female
    Occupation:
    BHW Admin
    Location:
    Station 2E
    Home Page:
    Well, attention to detail is one of the things we're looking for:

    And, as BTB said:

     
    • Thanks Thanks x 2
  9. kittykut

    kittykut Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2016
    Messages:
    924
    Likes Received:
    654
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    localhost
    Do keep in mind most forums pay their staff absolutely nothing.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  10. t0mmy

    t0mmy Executive VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2011
    Messages:
    6,925
    Likes Received:
    14,860
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Spain
    Home Page:
    Not many forums are large businesses like BHW that require paid staff to handle certain areas.. there is also a team of volunteer mods here too that are paid nothing.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 5
  11. krishnaverma

    krishnaverma Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2011
    Messages:
    4,264
    Likes Received:
    1,669
    Occupation:
    IM
    Wrong. I guess you are confused between staff and moderator.
     
  12. BassTrackerBoats

    BassTrackerBoats Super Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2010
    Messages:
    20,061
    Likes Received:
    36,953
    Occupation:
    Linkpushing, A New Era - Now Live!
    Location:
    As Close to Heaven as One Can Get!
    Home Page:
    Moderators are part of the staff and some of them are paid and some volunteer as @t0mmy explained above.
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 3
  13. proxygo

    proxygo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2008
    Messages:
    24,295
    Likes Received:
    10,906
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    PROXIES .
    Location:
    UK - ALWAYS ON BHW
    Home Page:
    food parcels for non payed staff ??
     
    • Thanks Thanks x 5
  14. SamLewis

    SamLewis Power Member

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2012
    Messages:
    718
    Likes Received:
    233
    I came here to joke about why they would need a digital marketer full time and not just get a package from the BST here but that's actually pretty good salary for entry job.
     
  15. AdwordsAlgorithm

    AdwordsAlgorithm Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2017
    Messages:
    746
    Likes Received:
    183
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    IM
    Location:
    Earth
    Home Page:
    Thats way more than too far here:D looking forward to see who the new mod will be:)
     
  16. luhasr

    luhasr Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2009
    Messages:
    3,756
    Likes Received:
    378
    Gender:
    Male
  17. lorentzo

    lorentzo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2010
    Messages:
    1,269
    Likes Received:
    595
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Home
    @Apricot in the job description it says: "Please note we can only accept applicants that have the correct Visa to work in the UK permanently."

    Well with this Brexit thing only people who are residents or have previously worked in the UK and have NINO and other papers can apply for this job.

    Correct me if I'm wrong.
     
  18. Apricot

    Apricot Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    14,109
    Likes Received:
    9,512
    Gender:
    Female
    Occupation:
    BHW Admin
    Location:
    Station 2E
    Home Page:
    As far as I'm aware, that's generally correct, yes. However, I've looked into it and the European Commission website says that workers from EU member countries that are working in the UK at the time it leaves the EU will not have to leave as long as they continue to work.

    I have absolutely no idea if this will remain the case - therefore I'd suggest that anyone who's in an EU country and is interested in the job, researches this for themselves to make sure they're adequately covered.
     
  19. lorentzo

    lorentzo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 14, 2010
    Messages:
    1,269
    Likes Received:
    595
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Home
    I did my research, and you need that Nino paper to be able to work in the UK. You can apply for this "nino" AFTER you have a proof of address in UK. In 2 to 5 weeks they will send you this paper if you pass their "exam".

    Small chances for someone outside the UK. Think about it, for that proof of address you need to rent something in the UK for at least 2 months and have money to spend at that time.

    Anyway, I look at myself - I can't apply for this job as I strive to learn, but my English skills......

    As a suggestion, for the future, many people here will work for few or no money at all - just to learn - I included - I'm not ashamed to say it, but remote.

    We have some great people around.

    My 2 cents.
     
  20. SensualTyrannosaurus

    SensualTyrannosaurus Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 19, 2015
    Messages:
    995
    Likes Received:
    1,714
    Occupation:
    Water Heater Troll (Couldn't find a bridge)
    Location:
    Basement
    Home Page:
    Could I send in a tripod, webcam, and a desktop capturing device? It would be as if I were sick, and working from home, but would get to also see what's outside of the screen... Maybe the cam could be put on a drone, and the drone get set up on company wifi, that way I could attend meetings and such, if they weren't in my office? I'll make it one of those 4 prop drones, so it's stable enough for a picture of my face to hang below it...

    Let me know if this flies, because if it does, I'll accept the job.
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.