Daniel Started his career 1979 when he joined the Canadian Armed Forces as a Combat Engineer after serving 3 ½ yers he then took a release from the Military and returned to NL, where he took a trade at College of North Atlantic In Welding. After completing his course he worked in Construction Industry until 1986 when he re-enlisted in the Canadian Armed Forces as a Welder obtaining his Journeyman Qualification. In 1990 he switched to the Air Force and trained as a Aircraft Structures Technician and specialized in Aircraft Welding SMAW/ GMAW/ GTAW/ SAW/ he served in Greenwood N.S. until 1996 when he took a release and moved back to N.L. where he worked at his trades with provincial airlines and Gander Flight Training also with Fab Tech Industries until he took a job as a prospector in 2005 and worked as a welder in the offseason until present day.