Job postings

UCF is looking for someone qualified to teach college-level Japanese courses.

Position: 1-year Visiting Instructor position
Starting: January 2019
Job: Teach 4 sections of Japanese language
Requirements: Master’s degree and native/near-native fluency in Japanese with high English proficiency
Send CVs to:

JeenieTM is a mobile app that connects travelers on demand via video/audio with LIVE linguists who can help them with language and cultural issues (think “Uber” for languages). Linguists can sign up at absolutely no cost and then decide how much, how often and where they would like to work. It all takes place in cashless transactions, worldwide, 24/7, via smartphone. More information is at

There are significant opportunities for bilingual Japanese speakers to earn extra income right now, and JET alumni may be good candidates for providing services on the platform. You can work on your own schedule from home (or almost anywhere) and get paid for your valuable language skills. Jeenie would be delighted to welcome JET alumni to their community of Language Jeenies! To apply, a PDF flier is available for download here


Fall Semester Internship
We are currently seeking one (1) Fall 2018 intern to support current initiatives, which include activities promoting the U.S.-Japan relationship, cultural, educational and people-to-people exchange. Interns will be working from a small office in a team-oriented and fast-paced environment. For more information and to apply click here.

Part-Time Project Coordinator 
USJETAA seeks an entry-level Program Coordinator to support the administration of regular programs and grants. For more information and to apply click here.

For job opportunities with other organizations visit the USJETAA Job Board!

2 JOB OPENINGS at Morikami!

1. Youth & Outreach Program Coordinator
2. Exhibition Preparator

Job descriptions and details on how to apply can be found here. 

Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA is hiring Paid Interns for Fall 2018. (Washington, D.C.)

Interns will either support our Communications and Education programs or support our Research programs. The application deadline is August 17. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis. For details on the available internships and for instructions on how to apply, please click here.

Mitsukoshi USA, Inc. operates the Japan Pavilion at Epcot. They have an immediate opening for an assistant buyer. This position will be responsible for purchasing Japanese clothing, food stuff and toys that will be sold at the Japan Pavilion at Epcot.

Qualifications include:
Bi-lingual in Japanese
1+ years of buying experience
Bachelor’s Degree

To apply, please visit

Do you want to be in the middle of the the excitement during the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2020? Visit here for volunteer information!

Shilei Interpreting & Translation, a translation agency based in South Florida, has a client that is in need of Japanese-English interpretation in Orlando, FL on Wednesday 2/28 at 9:30 am for a deposition.

The company would provide the selected candidate with training material, if necessary, and he or she would be compensated upwards of $50 per hour for their time. If interested, please contact Dora Chamorro, Interpreter Coordinator, at (305)653-4357 or (954)860-4357


3 positions open at Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach:

1. Digital Marketing Coordinator
2. Audio Visual Technician
3. Exhibition Design Technician

Job descriptions and details on how to apply can be found here!

A good opportunity for someone who is bilingual in Japanese and English has opened up at my company, PwC. It is a good entry-level job or good for someone trying to transition into Marketing & Sales. Even if you do not have all of the listed qualifications, I encourage you to apply, as the bilingual qualification is most important and the firm will train you in the other skills. It’s a great firm with good values and culture. If you are interested, please send me your resume and cover letter and I will give you an internal referral, which will give you an advantage over other candidates.

— Mark Frey, JETAA USA Country Representative,

Job description: click here.