My First Job: Jimmy Zaplac
Feb. 26, 2011 at midnight
Updated Feb. 25, 2011 at 8:26 p.m.
Name: Jimmy Zaplac
City of residence: Victoria
Current title: Realtor with Coldwell Banker the Ron Brown Company
First job: My first paid job was as a gate guard at a local pool.
What it taught me: I'd say it taught me the responsibility of being somewhere on time and showing up when you're supposed to. It's an important lesson to learn.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.