British supermarket seeks 'Christmas light untangler'

By Ben Hooper
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WREXHAM, England, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- A job posting by British supermarket Tesco is seeking a part-time worker with a very specific set of skills: A "Christmas Light Untangler."

The posting for a position at the Tesco in Wrexham, England, says the supermarket is launching a new service this month allowing customers to bring in their messy Christmas lights to be untangled.


Tesco says candidates should be able to untangle 10 feet of Christmas lights in less than three minutes as well as check the bulbs for signs of breakage.

The ideal candidate for the 36-hour-per-week job would also "be passionate about Christmas," the posting says.

"This new position will offer you the chance to show that Every little helps by running the unique in-store service with a friendly, flexible approach and making a genuine difference to the little things that matter to our customers this Christmas," the posting says.

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