Ever wanted to earn money but not getting any opportunity. If playing Pokémon Go game is your passion and you love to play it better utilize it to earn money. One of the well known job listing website Babajob.com has listed a job of Pokémon Go Game, seeking for a Pokemon Catcher. The Bengaluru-based job portal has created a new category for Pokemon Catcher. It allows people to hire others to play Pokemon Go, the vastly popular augmented reality-based game.
In the listing they mentioned:
Wanted Pokémon trainer dexterous at finding and catching Pokémons. Applicant should have vast knowledge of the whole Pokémon database. Physical fitness is a must, since the role involves running around town to catch ‘em all. Candidate must be adept at training Pokémon and prior exposure to Pokémon gym battles..
The company says that it expects this to become a trend soon. The job has currently been posted by Ash Ketchum. Pokemon fans will know that this is the lead character in the original anime series. According to Babajob, the company’s co-founder and COO, Vir Kashyap, is going to hire someone to play in his place.
The job posting states that the remuneration can go up to Rs, 25,000 per month. A sum that is equivalent to starting salaries for freshers in many specialised fields.
The opening is currently in Bengaluru, but the company said it has received lots of applications from across the country. The one selected will currently be going around Bengaluru, collecting Pokemon, and visiting other startups’ offices, which may appear as Pokestops in the game.
It was only a matter of time before Pokemon Go opened up opportunities for others to earn money off of it. Interestingly, the game isn’t even officially available in India yet, although, the country is generating a hefty load of the traffic on Niantic’s servers. The website shows that five applicants have already applied for the job, and Babajob is currently reviewing the applications to hire a Pokemon Catcher.