55 Non-Desk Jobs

While some people like the routine and security of sitting at a desk with a typical 9-5 schedule, this lifestyle isn’t for everyone.  These jobs that don’t require you to sit at a desk full time may be more your speed so you should consider them in your job search.

Stick around as we occasionally take on one of these jobs in a post one at a time: We’ll feature more about it, including industry details, the best ways to find available jobs and how to apply for them!

  1. construction worker
  2. photographer
  3. tour guide
  4. chef
  5. landscaper
  6. teacher
  7. journalist
  8. farmer
  9. maintenance/ janitorial work
  10. sanitation worker
  11. barista
  12. hair dresser
  13. masseuse
  14. fashion designer
  15. makeup artist
  16. landlord
  17. nurse
  18. doctor
  19. pharmacist
  20. postal service
  21. interior designer
  22. driver (truck, cab, bus, delivery)
  23. housework (electrician, plumber, etc)
  24. public safety: police officer
  25. public safety: fireperson
  26. salesperson
  27. physical trainer
  28. marine biologist
  29. florist
  30. event planner
  31. curator
  32. musician
  33. zoologist
  34. veterinarian
  35. real estate agent
  36. fitness instructor
  37. life coach
  38. childcare
  39. pilot
  40. actor
  41. bartender
  42. blogger
  43. DJ
  44. dancer
  45. flight attendant
  46. nanny
  47. model
  48. housecleaning
  49. railroad conductor
  50. tailor
  51. waiter/waitress
  52. clergy
  53. dog walker
  54. artist
  55. retail

Feel free to add any additional jobs to the comments board!  We will eventually update this post with an expanded list to keep it going.

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