Ten jobs that are not the typical nine-to-five

Bored of the standard desk-bound jobs on offer? You’re clearly not looking hard enough.

You'd need a strong stomach (and arms) to be a bull head catcher

Jobs board CV-Library has released a list of the quirkiest jobs up for grabs over the past year.

Cricket Mascot – Warrington: £7/hour – Seeking an outgoing and self-motivated individual to become Lizzie the Lizard, the mascot for a local cricket team. You must be physically fit as you will be required to wear a substantial lizard suit and stand for lengthy periods of time. Fly catching skills not necessary.

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Strolling Elf – Watford: £6.50/hour – Fancy living in winter wonderland? Seeking a joyous individual to roam grottos far and near, you’ll invite children to see Santa Claus and be spreading Christmas cheer.

Empty office-sitter – London: £8/hour – Want to work in an office where you have all the freedom? Looking for a responsible and dedicated person to look after empty office building. Tea and coffee will be provided.

Trainee Banana Ripener – Kent: £20,000/annum – Looking for an individual with an interest in fruit. You will be working in the ripening rooms to ensure the bananas are of the appropriate quality to meet customer expectations.

Trumpeter – Preston: £10/hour – Skilled and passionate brass musician wanted. Must have their own instrument, be able to sight read and solo on demand.

Erection Specialist – Welwyn Garden City: £14,000/annum – Looking for an experienced fence erector to join our friendly team. You will be responsible for erecting fences including wood and metal palisade installations.

Roadkill Cleaner – Farnham: £7/animal – Street cleansing operative required. Must have a positive attitude to a physically demanding role. Must be flexible to work in all weather conditions.

Sandwich Artist – Bristol: £6.50–£7/hour – Looking for an enthusiastic individual to master the art of sandwich making and thrive in a fast-paced environment. You will be required to create unique sandwiches to customer specification. No experience necessary.

Disney Site Manager – Anaheim, California: £75,000/annum – Looking for an experienced individual to run Tomorrowland at Disneyland Park. You must be passionate and dedicated to work in an innovative environment with the aim to create magical experiences and personal stories for all.

Bull Head Catcher – York: £230/week – Require an individual to support slaughtermen. Must be physically fit to assist with moving heavy loads and have a strong stomach. Experience preferable.