There are guys who find the nine-to-five routine extremely blissful. But what about the rest? What about those who find the routine smothering, those who want the world to be their job, rather than a desk and chair? Well, for those daredevils, here are fifteen awesome jobs, that are as fascinating as they are dangerous! Happy reading!
The name says it all! Instead of running away from storms like other normal people do, these people run straight into them! A storm chaser can be a scientist, journalist, or photographer, or even a person just looking for a kick of Adrenalin!
What you pay to skydive, he earns! This is the most extreme jobs of all, and frankly, quite well-paying as well!
What would our movies have been if it was not for all the awesome action in them? Professional stuntmen are usually hired to perform the dangerous stunts that make our films as entertaining as they are! And the perks of this job are quite attractive themselves - a good variety, an awesome rush of adrenaline, and some really big-shot friends!
What makes this job especially dangerous and far different from ocean scuba diving is the small, confining spaces in which the work is done, the lack of surface, and the extremely unusual water pressures. But, more the danger, more the fun!
You, a group of totally inexperienced rafters, and the wild rapids flowing beneath and all around - if that's not enough kick for you, then what is?
You must be wondering what this is about? Well, as the name must have already told you, this is the job of being a leader of the troop which plans to climb the tallest mountain in the world, and this is a job that pays fairly well too!
Driving tourists around through jungles of wild beasts can really be one risky job when you take into account the unpredictability of the wilderness. Given that, it's no wonder that it is believed to be one of the most dangerous jobs!
The name is a bit misleading actually. These people don't jump into smokes. They jump into wildfires. Their job is to take down wildfires from the inside, and apparently, the job is not as risky as it sounds!
If you got bit by a snake, and now you need an anti-toxin to help contain the effects of the spreading venom. Where does that anti-toxin come from? This anti-toxin, called anti-venom, comes from the lethal venom of real snakes, and it's someone's duty to 'milk' it out of them! Get the picture?
If you thought you're the only one depressed and needs a psychologist in the world, then you're more wrong than you were even told by your friends! Even crocodiles need psychologists, and they have too! The job requires the crocodiles to be brought off-shore, of course, but the results of the job can sometimes be quite intriguing!