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Top 13 Weirdest Jobs


"Whisky Ambassador" and "Potato Chip Inspector" don't sound bad to me. "Master Sniffer" and "Dog Food Taster"? Not so much.

  • Master Sniffer. NASA's go-to person for funny smells. Job: To smell anything that might go on space missions to determine its suitability. Some missions have been grounded by disgusting smells.
  • Coffin Maker. Job: Build customized coffins, ranging from simple pine caskets to bejeweled boxes.
  • Potato Chip Inspector. Job: Oversee potato chips on an assembly line and check for overcooked or clumped chips to discard.
  • Foot Model. Job: Model feet for advertisements.
  • Doll Doctor. Job: Repair, repaint and reassemble doll parts to doctor-up dolls that have missing, broken or damaged parts.
  • Knife Thrower's Assistant. Job: Act as human targets for the knife thrower.
  • Foley Artist. Job: Use random items and whatever else they can find to create and record the noises used to make the sounds effects in films, such as heavy footsteps, rolling thunder or creaking doors.
  • Gross Stunt Producer. Job: Create new ways to gross out contestants on television shows, using insects, animal products and other things considered that could be considered "gross" by society's standards.
  • Whiskey Ambassador. Job: Drink and explain the proper ways to serve and savor various whiskeys.
  • Dog Food Tester. Job: Taste and analyze dog food samples and write reviews on the results.
  • Bonfire Builder. Job: Gather discarded wood from trash bins, beaches, construction scrap heaps and similar areas to build bonfires.
  • Dice Inspector. Job: Inspect dice used in casinos for blemishes that could cause errors.
  • Gum Buster. Job: Remove gum stuck to public property.
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