Help Wanted (SpongeBob SquarePants)
|SpongeBob SquarePants episode|
|Episode no.||Season 1|
|Narrated by||Tom Kenny|
|Produced by||Larry LeFrancis|
|Featured music||"Livin' in the Sunlight, Lovin' in the Moonlight" by Tiny Tim|
|Original air date||May 1, 1999|
|Running time||8 minutes|
"Help Wanted" is the pilot episode of SpongeBob SquarePants. It is the first episode of the first season. It first aired on May 1, 1999.
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SpongeBob gets ready to apply for a job at the Krusty Krab. He is encouraged by his best friend, a starfish named Patrick. When he arrives, he asks a crab named Mr. Krabs to start working. SpongeBob's neighbor, an octopus named Squidward, does not want SpongeBob to get a job. Mr. Krabs agrees to hire him if he gets a special spatula. As SpongeBob looks for it, a lot of anchovies appear at the Krusty Krab. SpongeBob returns with his spatula and cooks hamburgers for them. He is then hired by Mr. Krabs.