The 7 Worst Jobs In The Entire World

Published April 11, 2017
Updated April 28, 2017

Worst Jobs: Embalmer


NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty ImagesTwo workers embalm a body inside the morgue of Veronica Memorial Chapel in Manila.

Embalmers are responsible for the sanitation and preservation of corpses. To do so, embalmers must wash and disinfect the body, replace body fluids with gases and preservatives, as well as wash and arrange hair and makeup if necessary.

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