Walk across high wire or rope fastened between two stands.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Wire Walkers do?
Walks across high wire or rope fastened between two stands or other uprights, performing acrobatic feats of balance, such as headstands, lie-downs, and somersaults to entertain audience. May walk ascending or descending wire or cable. May ride unicycle, bicycle, or motorcycle across wire. May perform as member of team.
Should I be a Wire Walker?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
You love the challenge of tackling difficult work.
You keep pushing through, even when faced with tough obstacles.
Also known as:
Fire Eater, Tight-Rope Walker
How to become a Wire Walker
Most Wire Walkers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Bachelor's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field.
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