I’ve been saying it since ‘the movement for equal rights and equal pay’ started back in the sixties. It is the world’s toughest and most important job. Whether or not it is the most underpaid job is a matter of opinion and semantics. Here’s a video that nails it once and for all…
24 People Applied for ‘World’s Toughest Job’ — The Interviews Definitely Didn’t Go as Expected
Posted on April 14, 2014 by Jason Howerton – A job listing for a “director of operations” position at “Rehtom Inc.” came with a ridiculous workload, including no time to sleep and “135 to unlimited hours per week.”
Oh, and the job doesn’t pay.
Just 24 people actually applied and their actual interviews were captured on webcam video.
Here’s the full list of job requirements via AdWeek.com:
• Standing up almost all the time
• Constantly exerting yourself
• Working from 135 to unlimited hours per week
• Degrees in medicine, finance and culinary arts necessary
• No vacations
• The work load goes up on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s and other holidays
• No time to sleep
• Salary = $0
The job ad got 2.7 million impressions from paid ad placements. Only 24 people inquired. They interviewed via webcam, and their real-time reactions were captured on video.
Check out what happened below. It’s worth watching to the end.
And here’s Harriet Winslow from Family Matters explaining her job qualifications: