March 5, 2017

22 Cool Jobs Where You Don’t Stare At A Computer All Day

Do you want to find a job where you sit and stare at a computer all day? Of course not. When you focus your job search in all the right places you’ll be able to find the perfect job for you. Imagine escaping the 9 to 5 grind and finding a job that gets you outdoors and keeps you active. Unlike unicorns, jobs where you don’t stare at a computer all day really do exist.

Sunset on a deserted tropical beach

26 Active Jobs That Will Keep You On Your Feet

In today’s working world, almost every job requires a bit of “screen” time. That may mean logging in or logging out of the work day, responding to emails, or balancing the books. But the key is to find a job where you aren’t glued to a screen and stuck in a seat all day. Unfortunately a huge number of jobs are now computer and/or office based – unless you start to think outside the box.

Below you’ll find a list of 21 jobs where you don’t stare at a computer all day. Which of these jobs appeals to you?

  1. Postal Worker
  2. Train Conductor
  3. Backpacking Trip Leader
  4. Tree Planter
  5. Massage Therapist
  6. Uber Driver
  7. Bicycle Messenger
  8. Ski Instructor
  9. Geologist
  10. Camp Counselor
  11. Rafting Guide
  12. Carpenter
  13. Glass Blower
  14. Garbage Man
  15. Smokejumpers
  16. Mixologist
  17. Tattoo Artist
  18. Brewmaster
  19. Mountain Guide
  20. Surf Instructor
  21. Helicopter Pilot
  22. Nurse Practitioner

Jobs like these allow you to experience the world and interact with people. It’s easy to get sucked into a job where you’re staring at a screen. But when you know what jobs to search for, you’ll find that there are plenty of screen-free jobs out there to choose from. If you don’t want to turn into a screen zombie, then expand your job search and explore all of the possible job opportunities.

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There are so many cool jobs where you don’t stare at a computer all day. Use the above list as a starting point. Definitely stop by JobMonkey.com to search for all sorts of cool jobs that might be perfect for you.

See Also: The 12 Best Off The Grid Jobs

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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