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Job hunting? This week's unusual openings.

Jake Turcotte/Staff

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Every week, Monitor staffers comb the job listings in search of interesting places to work.

The nine most intriguing jobs we found this week are in Fort Myer, Va.; Philadelphia; Helena, Mont.; Houma, La.; Georgetown, Del.; Huntsville, Ala.; Ayr, Neb.; Rogers, Ark.; and Ida, Mich.
1. 3rd trombone, US Army Blues band
Employer: US Army
Wages/Salary: $51,000 to $58,000
Details: Audition is scheduled July 7 for spot in the premier jazz ensemble that is part of the US Army Band “Pershing’s Own.” The 18-piece ensemble is one of the few remaining professional big bands playing today. (Click here or more information.)
Location: Fort Myer, Va. (pop. 1,293; median family income $53,542) is a military community situated five minutes from downtown Washington, D.C.


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