an employment position which is to be carried out mainly at a desk, esp. in military or police service
Once a rebellious teen, she joined the Marines in a desk job, then later married and went to Iraq as a young mother.
In an interview with ABC News on Sunday, Hicks said he was given a desk job that is the equivalent of being “put in closet.”
I mean did you spend most of your time in your work—it was a desk job?
But under some damnable pressure toward conformity, I took a desk job in a bank.