Thanks to JET alum,
Kaile Reyes (Hokkaido-ken, 2017-2022) for passing along the following job opening.
Job Position: Consular Staff (Visa Officer)
Organization: Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles
Salary/Hourly Rate: $50,000～$55,000 per year (The salary of newly hired staff will be determined depending on their background, experiences, and skills)
Where: Los Angeles, CA
Visa Sponsorship: No
General consular matters including security issues Visa-related responsibilities, which include:
・Adjudicate immigrant and non-immigrant visa applications for non-Japanese travelers traveling to visit, work, live, etc. in Japan
・Answering phone calls including inquiries such as simple application procedures and complex cases regarding Japanese consular policies and regulations, etc.
・Assist visa applicants in completing necessary forms and documentation
・Review visa applications based on criteria set forth by the office