My First Job: Darryl Helfer
July 13, 2013 at 2:13 a.m.
• Name: Darryl Helfer
• Age: 28
• City of residence: Moulton
• Current title: Brick layer
• First job: My first job was at Texaco, where I changed tires and fixed flats. I started working there when I was 16.
What it taught me: I learned to do what you're told and to be respectful no matter what. Do the best you can.
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 fewer. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.