Summer job pays you $10,000 to travel to find and name new paint colors


TAMPA (WFLA) — Imagine getting paid $10,000 to be a “Color Explorer.”

Behr Paint is looking to hire someone this summer for that job. 

So what is a “Color Explorer?” It’s a person who will travel across the United States and Canada capturing detailed notes and photos of interesting colors.

You would also share your journey on social media and use your findings to create and name a new Behr paint color.

Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and a resident of the U.S. or Canada with a valid passport.

If you think “hue” have what it takes to be color explorer tell Behr what color inspires you most and why! The application deadline is May 15.

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