Antarctic, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica

Dream job in the Antarctic includes counting penguins

Mateys, if you love penguins as much as we do, this dream job in Antarctica could be right up your street.

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You will spend 5 months on an Antarctic island working in The UK Antarctic Heritage Trust at the post office and museum.

The best part of the job? Counting and monitoring throusands of cute penguins.

The UK Antarctic Heritage website states: "We are now recruiting for a new team to be based at Port Lockroy in Antarctica for the 2022/23 season. The roles are: Base Leader, Shop Manager, and General Assistant."

The reason for the penguin counting and their eggs is for a long-running population monitoring program.