Stable. Fine. Good. These are words that many of us use to describe our current job.
Transformative. Exciting. Impactful. These are words that all of us should use to describe our dream job.
If you’re leaning more towards the first batch of adjectives instead of the second, it’s time for a gut check. Take a moment to think about what you want out of the job that defines your lifestyle, your income, and, in some ways, your happiness.
If you want more out of your work life, you’re not alone. And more importantly, you’re not out of time. Thousands of jobs are available every day on Glassdoor, and to keep you from getting overwhelmed, we’ve chosen 10 that we think could be transformative, exciting and impactful.
Here are a handful of dream jobs you can apply to now!
Art Buyer & Producer, Louis Vuitton
Join one of the most venerable brands in luxury fashion. This role is responsible for helping bring the brand to life by presenting and hiring appropriate talent (photographers, stylists, makeup artists, etc.) for Louis Vuitton marketing photoshoots. The goal? To work closely with internal teams including Public Relations, Marketing, and Creative to achieve on-brand, on-budget, and on-time photography. And yes, you’ll get to buy as many LV-embossed leather goods as you want.
Email Marketing Manager, Golden State Warriors
Sports junkies, this one’s for you. The Golden State Warriors are looking for a hard-working individual with proficient knowledge of email and database marketing, analytics, and enthusiasm for emerging technologies and a passion for sports to apply for our Email Marketing Manager position. This individual will be an integral part of the Warriors Digital Experience team collaborating with a variety of departments including ticket sales, ticket operations, corporate partnerships, analytics, camps, community relations, Santa Cruz Warriors and e-commerce partners.
Army Chaplain, U.S. Army
More than 25,000 chaplains have served since then in 36 wars and 242 major combat engagements. Today, as in the past, chaplains serve in a great variety of positions and places throughout the world. While their methods of ministry may change with the transformation of the battlefield, their ministry and message are timeless and immeasurable. No matter what your faith group, the Army Chaplaincy offers various ways for you to serve both God and your Country.
Truck Driver, Salvation Army
Give back to those less fortunate through a meaningful job. The Salvation Army serves about 30 million people a year and provides in excess of 64 million meals. The organization also provides disaster-relief services and operates some 1,400 thrift stores. Be a part of something truly bigger than yourself.
Daycare Physical Activity Coordinator, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams
What do you get when you mix amazing home furnishings with a love for children? This amazing role in childcare. Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams is hiring for this role based at its headquarters’ childcare center. Physical Activity Coordinator will be responsible for training teachers and children in physical activities where self-concepts are enhanced, independence is encouraged and individuality is respected. The primary goal of their team at Lulu’s Enrichment Center is to provide a warm, nurturing and safe environment to children ages 0-5 years old. Plus, the employee discount on furnishings is a bonus perk.Numerical Modeling of Interactions between Glaciers/Ice Streams and Ice Shelves/Floating Termini, NASA.
Numerical Modeling of Interactions between Glaciers/Ice Streams and Ice Shelves/Floating Termini, NASA
Want to put your postdoctoral work about climate change, sea level rises, and environmental science to work? Why not aim for the stars. NASA is looking for someone to join its Jet Propulsion Lab o numerically model the interaction between glaciers/ice streams and the ice shelves and floating termini that they feed. This work will support on-going research using remote sensing observations to evaluate changes ice flow speeds, etc., to ice shelves in Antarctica and floating termini in Greenland. The ultimate objective of this work is to better quantify the contribution of both ice sheets to sea level rise. Not only is this remarkable work, but NASA employees report very competitive salaries and passionate colleagues.
Production Leader, Rolls-Royce
Prince George, VA
In addition to the enviable luxury automobiles, Rolls-Royce’s civil aerospace business powers over 30 types of commercial aircrafts. In fact, over 30,000 Rolls-Royce engines are currently in service with 650 airlines, freight operators and lessors, and 4,000 corporate operators. The Production Leader will lead all aspects of manufacturing activity within the area of responsibility, with full accountability for ensuring that agreed current and future customer quality, cost, delivery and responsiveness requirements are met for the designated commodity throughout the product life cycle. While there are no discounts offered to employees for Phantoms (their top of the line car), this is one company you’d be proud to have on your resume.
Pet Caretaker, Mars
Thompsons Station, TN
Turn your love of animals into a full-time job. Mars—the maker of candy bars and pet food including Pedigree, Whiskas and Iams— is looking for a caretaker to provide daily care for the pets within the MARS Petcare Feeding Facility including cleaning of the facilities and implementation of the environmental enrichment programs. Opened in 2014, The Pet Feeding Center houses 180 dogs, living in pairs in circular kennels and spend time playing together in the outdoor access areas. Up to 120 cats also live together inside the area, which features conservatory viewing areas and play areas. And yes, there are plenty of free Twix, Snickers and Skittles on site.
Winemaker, E. & J. Gallo
San Miguel, CA
Vinophiles apply now! This role is responsible for overseeing the production of high-quality wine and influencing the full spectrum of the winemaking processes (picking decisions through the bottling process) ensuring maximum productivity and efficiency in creating high-quality wines. Also is responsible for functioning as a technical and creative resource in wine and winemaking matters. This includes representing the winery at public and trade events. Perks of the job include: you participate in wine tasting process; attain wine flavor profiles which meet marketing needs; develop wine blends and new wines in order to support short and long-term winemaking goals and objectives.
Manager of Editorial & Content, NetJets
Travel journalists and content creators, pay attention. NetJets is looking for a content strategist and editor to oversee internal and external communication. responsible for being the companywide contact for brand and communication representation in copy, guides, documentation, Owner messaging, etc. Netjets operates more than 800 planes co-owned by its clients, who are guaranteed an aircraft within a few hours’ notice. It offers its services in the US, Europe, and the Middle East. The perfect gig for those who like to jetset and publish!