Simply not true; (A GOOD) electrician can gain promotion just as quick as a (Face Timing) Operator! I see it happen every year! Plus you can always change trade yet again, dismissing any theories/Myths these old sweats may preach to you. Go for what you want brother.
i think you will get fobbed off when you approach the pso. unless you have a rock solid reason why you want to change... bear this in mind and state your case slearly with alot of thought behind it. saying you are excited about generators is not a valid reason.
Sh*t the bed, just noticed this in my profile as a thread started by me! That'll teach me to leave myself logged on a public computer Tarnishing my good character with such illiteracy, how dare he![/quote]