Here is a list of jobs you never knew about. Would you like to switch roles with them?
1. Weird Waterslide Tester
Coming down slides is part of the job of waterslide testers who have to make sure that the slides are safe for people and that the height, landing, water quantity and speed are according to the required standards.
2. Unusual Dice Inspector
Casinos and dice makers employ these people to make sure that the dice are perfect and not skewed in the favor of one number. Dice inspectors make sure that all dice are fair and all sides are balanced.
3. Gross Stunt Tester – Weird
Every year new reality shows pop up and they require participants to perform gross stunts. These stunts are first tested by these professionals to see if they have any after-effects. Basically, its part of their daily routine to gulp down a handful of worms or the like.
4. Professional Sleepers
Yes it’s true! All couch potatoes can finally get up and apply for this job. Professional sleepers are required to lie down and sleep for research purposes. Their hard work, or the lack of it, helps scientists and doctors study sleep disorders.
5. Bird Deterrent
A fancy name for a scare crow basically. These people are employed at a 5-star hotel in Rajasthan, India. It’s their responsibility to keep pigeons away from the hotel’s central fountain.
6. Chimney Sweeps
What do you do when you need to clean your chimney? You call a chimney sweep. Chimney sweeps clean your chimneys and also repair them.
7. Weird Odor Tester
Sniffing around is routine for employees who test the effectiveness of perfumes, deodorants, body sprays, etc. Odor testers are basically found poking their nose everywhere. Literally!
8. Golf Ball Diver
Have you ever wondered what happens to those golf balls that fall into water at the golf course? Well, this is where these professionals come in handy. These divers dive into the water to find golf balls and bring them back up.
9. Wrinkle Chaser
Cute name for someone whose task is to iron shoes before sending them to stores so that they are wrinkle-free. Every time you admire your shoes think of the person who made them so smooth.
10. Coconut Safety Engineer
These engineers are employed by resorts to help protect their employees and visitors from accidents caused by ripe coconuts falling on their heads. These engineers climb up the coconut trees and remove the ripe coconuts before they give in to gravity.