The Rogner Bad Blumau hotel in the province of Styria is calling for applications from any fool who is up to the job — that is, the job of acting like a fool. The Associated Press reports the candidate should bring a musical instrument to the interview for a demonstration.
Don't forget your four-cornered hat and a sample of biting wit befitting of a performance for Queen Elizabeth I.
The hotel's director, Melanie Franke, told the Austrian Times she was looking for a jester that was creative and fun.
"At the royal courts, jesters were a luxury that kinds allowed themselves," she told the news outlet. "Today, the client is king."
The position will pay about $1,900 a month, according to the reports.
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