South Pole Beckons For Intrepid Workers

Funny story written by grimbo

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

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A series of adverts for jobs at the South Pole has brought over 3,000 replies in less than a month.

The British Antarctic Survey is offering carpenters, joiners and electricians £23,000 salaries to work at research stations in some of the remotest parts of the globe.

Spokeswoman Professor Spencer Litebaum said: "This is giving us the best possible chance of getting the best people. It will be a difficult but ultimately rewarding occupation for anyone who is committed and determined to take on a new and unusual challenge".

Former England boss and current Leicester manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has indicated an interest.

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