The Giver Jobs

What are some job descriptions in The Giver?

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In the tightly controlled society of The Giver people are assigned positions that the Chief Elder assigns to them based upon personality traits and talents that they exhibit. Here are some of the positions that are assigned to people at the various Ceremonies:

  • Birthmother - In this position, a young woman is pampered for three years as she gives birth each year; after than, she will become a Laborer.
  • Engineer - A friend of Jonas's father is an engineer who designed a bridge that crosses a river in the community. So, the engineer creates and designs blueprints and oversees constructions of buildings, etc.
  • Fish Hatchery Attendant - Another...

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