What jobs are considered acceptable and unacceptable for Jewish people?
I was just wondering if there are any jobs which are frowned upon in Jewish society, or any that are particularly good for Jewish people. Thanks!
Asked By: Lucy - 10/28/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Both European and Sephardic Jews have cultures that value education highly. This means that Jews with the highest education and best paying jobs often have the most esteem and power within the community. Examples of "good" jobs: Doctor, Lawyer, Professor, Any PhD, Rabbi/Cantor/Religious worker. Some jobs are less... More
Answered By: Top Weasel - 10/31/2011
Additional Answers (5)
Answered By: Pearl - 10/28/2011
Answered By: GENERAL GENERAL - 10/28/2011
volunteer/charity work (or anything else of which Satan would disapprove) = unacceptable for Jews
Answered By: Anon - 10/28/2011
Jews can do whatever they want. Orthodox Jews need to be able to not work from Sundown on Friday to Sundown on Saturday, so something like pro sports outside of Israel would be difficult if you were Orthodox. You also would not want to be a non-Kosher butcher, but that is a subset of a larger field.
Answered By: Matt - 10/28/2011
the real answer to this question is that it is largely case specific, and usually involves specific behavior that is permitted or not permitted in a given environment, obviously anyjob that requires violations of torah are out of the question, but apart from working in a orthodox run business thereee are going to be... More
Answered By: Yeremiahu Yonteff - 10/31/2011
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Use Free System, Free Training, Earn Cash Daily, 100% Legit
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.