Jobs that start with J

List of jobs that start with J

When I grow up, I want to be ...

This category also includes some things that aren't quite jobs but are definitely vocations - such as being a wizard or vampire!

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Job

A job is a task that people do, usually for money. Some jobs are small, like mowing the lawn, and some jobs you might do every weekday for many years, like working in a factory.

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Jockey

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Photo by Jeff Kubina
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A jockey is someone who professionally rides horses. Jockeys usually ride horses in races. Jockeys need to be as light as possible, so the horses can run faster when they are carrying them.

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Judge

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Photo by Scott Dexter
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A judge is someone who is in charge of a court of law, and listens to all sides of a court case, when someone has been accused of doing something bad. Judges also decide what punishment will be given to someone who is found guilty.
Outside of a law court, a judge is someone who decides who will win a competition, such as a sports game, a pet show, or an art competition.

And also ...

Janitor.