We spend a great part of a day in workplace. The nature of work has a lot of positive effect on our health. It is natural to master the nuances of our work in due course of time. As the high profile jobs usually demand your brain to be at work, physical exertion to burn the calories should have to be given greater importance at one’s will. Even the laborious jobs at technical rungs are being done by highly specialised manoeuvring machines. The technology has been developed to minimise the utility of human muscles and expedite the job process. As your job nature does not allow your muscle to contract and sweat, you don’t burn the calories. You tend to gain weight while physical exertion at work place is mostly kept at bay. Jobs at desk coupled with stress are mostly associated with gain weight in upward trajectory. According to studies and research, here are the 10 core jobs most closely associated with the issue of gaining weight due to the nature of work. But it cannot be termed as a occupational hazard, as obesity and weight gain are not exclusively related to one’s job.