Chris Robinson is the nephew of Gordon and Susan on Sesame Street, who first appeared in Season 38. Chris moves to Sesame Street in a 2007 episode and seeks a job to buy textbooks for school, but has little luck with his first three attempts. Just as Chris is about to give up for the day, he sees Alan put a "Help Wanted" sign outside the window of Hooper's Store, and is hired as Alan's newest assistant. It is revealed in a 2010 episode that Chris has a fraternal twin sister named Christy.
- Attempt #1: Count von Count wants to hire someone to exercise so he can count the exercises without paying the person.
- Attempt #2: Cookie Monster wants a salesman to sell cookies, but can't bear to allow anyone to buy them.
- Attempt #3: Horatio the Elephant wants a dance partner to work for peanuts instead of money.