1. Scissor-lift driver/cherry picker
Wages/salary: $10 an hour
Details: Work in a warehouse environment, driving a scissor lift, forklift, or cherry picker as needed. (For more information click here.)
Location: Jeffersonville, Ind. (pop. 26,328; median family income $53,531) is named for President Thomas Jefferson, who suggested a checkerboard development pattern for the city that hugs the Ohio river across from Louisville.
2. Urban sustainabililty librarian
Employer: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Wages/salary: Not listed
Details: Tenure-track faculty position will serve as library liaison to the campus-wide urban sustainability research initiative. Job holder addresses the information needs of the project to integrate sustainability into the values, policies, and practices of both the university and the community. (For more information click here.)
Location: Las Vegas (pop. 558,892; median family income $61,942) is home to 17 of the 20 largest US hotels.