07/18/2012 09:17 am ET Updated Jul 18, 2012

12 Most Unusual Job Applications

Applying to jobs can be stressful. There's always the fear of embarrassing yourself in front of a potential employer.

CareerBuilder surveyed hiring managers to find some of the most outrageously unusual job applications. Some of these make John C. Reilly and Will Ferrell's characters in Step Brothers seem like top-tier applicants!

Aside from the crazy examples in the slideshow, employers also warned some of the biggest mistakes they see include things like typos on resumes, an inappropriate email address and resumes that include a photo. Remember, you're applying for a job, not a TV sitcom.

Check out the slideshow below to see the 12 most unusual job applications hiring managers have seen:

12 Most Unusual Job Applications