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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
IT Clerk (Temporary) All Interested Candidates Aug. 19, 2015
Commercial Specialist (Foreign Commercial Service) All Interested Candidates Sept. 7, 2015
Security Escort (Osaka) U.S. citizens only Aug. 6, 2015
Security Investigator (Osaka) All Interested Candidates Aug. 4, 2015
Student Intern
(Production Assistant / Volunteer)
Undergraduate/Graduate student (non-U.S. citizens) Until filled

Employee Welfare Association Positions

Position Open to: Application deadline
Fleet Supervisor (Temporary/EWA) All qualified applicants Until Filled
Fleet Assistant (Part-time/ EWA) All qualified applicants Until Filled

Positions with the TOMODACHI Initiative

Position Open to: Application deadline
External Communications Specialist (TOMODACHI) English - Japanese All qualified applicants Until Filled

For Embassy positions, please note:

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