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Careers with the U.S. Mission in Japan

The U.S. Mission in Japan provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status or sexual orientation.

Our organization continues to recruit the highest caliber staff for an opportunity to work with high-ranking officials in an international environment.

Interested applicants should review each position vacancy thoroughly to ensure that their application includes all necessary information.

Internships (U.S. citizens)
If you are interested in an internship with the Department of State, see the State Department's student programs page online.

Embassy Positions

Position Open to: Application deadline
Security Investigator All Interested Candidates November 3, 2014
Telecommunications Technician All Interested Candidates October 30, 2014
Cultural Affairs Assistant All Interested Candidates October 27, 2014
Secretary (Osaka) All Interested Candidates October 27, 2014
Language Instructor (FSI Yokohama /Temporary Part-Time ) All Interested Candidates October 20, 2014


Position Open to: Application deadline
Program Manager, TOMODACHI Initiative (Tokyo-based) All Interested Candidates Sept. 5, 2014

For Embassy positions, please note:

New! Please see equivalency charts for our English and Japanese language standards.