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Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the U.S. Mission in Japan.  To view a current list of all available positions at the U.S. Mission in Japan and to apply online, please visit this page: Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA).  All applications must be submitted through ERA to be considered. 

Planned ERA System Outages
The Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) site will be offline for the following periods:


  • Jan. 26, 2-7 p.m.
  • Feb. 16, 2-7 p.m.
  • Feb. 17, 2 p.m. until complete

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your interest in a career with the U.S. Embassy.

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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.