my experience

Making a living in the Bitterroot takes grit! 
As a young man I worked at every job I could find. Looking back, I realize each job gave me life experience and cultivated common sense

Scott’s common-sense experience

  • In my youth:
  • Grocery store stocking shelves
  • Construction site laborer
  • Ranch work building fences, working cattle and haying
  • Selling firewood
  • Repairing irrigation systems
  • Painter
  • Montana Christmas tree salesman in Arizona
  • Sawmill worker for Champion lumber – Connor Montana

As a husband and father:

  • Building timber frame houses at Timberhouse Post and Beam
  • Semi-truck driver harvesting sugar beets
  • Temp service day laborer moving households
  • Professional horse washer, truck driver and rodeo dad

My Law Enforcement career:

  • Detention officer
  • Reserve deputy
  • Deputy sheriff
  • Field Training officer
  • OC Training officer
  • Senior Breath Test Specialist
  • Firearms instructor
  • Deputy Coroner
  • UAS pilot
  • Property and financial crimes detective
  • Senior narcotics detective

Community Service:

  • Scout Master troop 94 – Darby
  • Volunteer church worker

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