Job Bank

Great JASK member companies are often looking for great employees in our network. 
We make it easy for them to connect. 


To find a job opening, just read through the posts and find what fits you best. 
Our Job Bank is free for everyone to browse. 

To post an opening, email a description to programs@jask.org.  Please include a description of your company, job qualification requirements, job responsibilities, and contact information.  You may also send a .doc or .pdf description to upload on your job posting.  This service is only for members.  
  • 22 Nov 2016 12:56 PM | Anonymous

    Bilingual Administrative Assistant

    Our bilingual (Japanese/English) Administrative Assistant would support general office administration, develop reports and spreadsheets, process and translate documents and correspondence, purchase supplies, document inventory and provide other translation and interpretation support. Position requires organizational skills, strong computer expertise and a knowledge of bookkeeping. Business or management education and/or experience in manufacturing or automotive industry is desired.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Required education:  Bachelor's

    Required experience:  Bookkeeping: 1 year;  Purchasing: 1 year

    Required language:  Japanese & English

    Reply to info@csi-ky.com. Or www.Csi-ky.com.
  • 10 Nov 2016 1:10 PM | Anonymous

    Electrical Engineer

    Amteck is currently hiring an Electrical Engineer in the Lexington area who speaks fluent Japanese. They will be responsible for engineering, designing, planning, organizing design-build or plan/spec projects working independently and with a team to meet company goals. Competitive compensation and benefits are included in this position and relocation assistance is available for the right candidate.

    Requirements

    • Must be fluent in Japanese
    • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or technology (preferred) and/or 7 years of experience working in this role at an electrical construction company
    • Experience in design and drawings
    • Experience in AutoCAD electrical and Revit (preferred)
    • Understand, interpret and troubleshoot customer needs and problems
    • Experience in electrical design and circuits
    • Strong administrative, accounting, computer, and communication skills
    • Demonstrated leadership skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all organizational levels;
    • Ability to investigate, analyze critical situations in a non-emotional manner is vital
    • In-depth knowledge of construction principles/practices required
    • Experience dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors
    • Ability to build trust and influence others internally and externally
    • Maintain a “value added" approach to engineering

    About Amteck

    Amteck is one of Kentucky's largest privately held electrical construction firms, providing primarily design-build electrical construction services for a wide variety of markets, including industrial, commercial, institutional and multi-family residential. In addition to electrical construction, Amteck specializes in the engineering, design, installation, testing, certification, and trouble-shooting of structured cabling / remises wiring systems including Voice/Data, Access/Intrusion, Fire Alarm, Security and Paging. Amteck currently has offices in Lexington and Louisville, Kentucky as well as Dyersburg, TN and Greenville, SC.

    Contact Information

    Cassidy Mirabito 859-255-9546 cmirabito@amteck.com


  • 27 Oct 2016 1:02 PM | Anonymous

    Japanese/English Translator and Interpreter

     

    CSI Group (Lexington, KY) is seeking an experienced skilled translator/interpreter to work with our clients onsite as well as to interpret or translate remotely.  This position requires strong language skills (at least JLPT N2 for non-native Japanese speakers) and a knowledge of Japanese and American culture.  Experience within the automotive manufacturing sector is a positive for this position and technical vocabulary and experience is helpful.  Position is FT or PT.  Please reply with cover letter and resume to info@csi-ky.com


  • 10 Oct 2016 9:06 AM | Anonymous


    Electrical Engineer

    Amteck is currently hiring an Electrical Engineer in the Lexington area who speaks fluent Japanese. They will be responsible for engineering, designing, planning, organizing design-build or plan/spec projects working independently and with a team to meet company goals. Competitive compensation and benefits are included in this position and relocation assistance is available for the right candidate.

    Requirements

    •Must be fluent in Japanese

    •Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or technology (preferred) and/or 7 years of experience working in this role at an electrical construction company

    •Experience in design and drawings

    •Experience in AutoCAD electrical and Revit (preferred)

    •Understand, interpret and troubleshoot customer needs and problems

    •Experience in electrical design and circuits

    •Strong administrative, accounting, computer, and communication skills

    •Demonstrated leadership skills

    •Ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all organizational levels;

    •Ability to investigate, analyze critical situations in a non-emotional manner is vital

    •In-depth knowledge of construction principles/practices required

    •Experience dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors

    •Ability to build trust and influence others internally and externally

    •Maintain a “value added" approach to engineering

    About Amteck

    Amteck is one of Kentucky's largest privately held electrical construction firms, providing primarily design-build electrical construction services for a wide variety of markets, including industrial, commercial, institutional and multi-family residential. In addition to electrical construction, Amteck specializes in the engineering, design, installation, testing, certification, and trouble-shooting of structured cabling / remises wiring systems including Voice/Data, Access/Intrusion, Fire Alarm, Security and Paging. Amteck currently has offices in Lexington and Louisville, Kentucky as well as Dyersburg, TN and Greenville, SC.

    Contact Information

    Cassidy Mirabito 859-255-9546 cmirabito@amteck.com


  • 29 Apr 2016 10:29 AM | Anonymous

    Japan/America Society of Kentucky

    Project Manager

    Established in 1987, the Japan/America Society of Kentucky (JASK) is a nonprofit, nonpolitical membership organization dedicated to promoting a better understanding of the business, cultural and social practices and customs of Japan and Kentucky. Headquartered in the Kentucky Chamber of Commence in Frankfort, Kentucky, JASK provides member events, programs, and services throughout the state.

    A 34 member Board of Directors, which is comprised of executives from leading businesses throughout the commonwealth, oversee JASK and the general direction of the society. JASK members have the opportunity to communicate and cooperate with each other, fostering greater mutual reliance and creating an improved regional business climate for companies of both nations.

    JASK is a member of the National Association of Japan/America Societies (NAJAS). This allows our Corporate Members access to each of the 39 Japan/America Societies, including a job/resume database and a directory of links to Japan resources.

    JASK holds annual Japanese New Year Gatherings, corporate golf outings, business seminars, speech contests, Summer Festivals, horse race gatherings, and so much more throughout the entire state. Amongst these various corporate, social, and cultural programs, JASK has also developed an educational outreach program geared at elementary school age children. We have worked with the Lexington Public Library on an outreach program to bring this educational opportunity to hundreds of children. JASK hopes this program, as well as our many other programs and events, will create a heightened awareness and appreciation of Japan in Kentucky's schools, as well as amongst the overall community.


    Japan/America Society of Kentucky is hiring a full-time project manager.  

    The position is full-time; schedule can be both flexible and negotiable.  

    Job Qualifications

    • Experience with managing events and programs (i.e., two or more years experience organizing events) 
    • Top-notch business communication skills (preference will be given for bilingual ability – especially native Japanese) 
    • Excellent organizational skills and project follow-through 
    • Ability to navigate computer programs/website development (word, excel, Photoshop, wild apricot, quickbooks, etc.) proficiently
    • Ability to understand general budgeting/financial reporting is a plus
    • Strong interest in Japan/America friendship and building valuable programs for the Japan/America community in Kentucky 

    Job Duties

    • Take full responsibility for many of JASK's ongoing programs under the supervision of the executive director
    • Assist Executive Director with membership recruitment, new program development, and website development (training available)
    • Develop and implement marketing strategies for events and upcoming programs (flyers, email blasts, phone calls, invitations, etc.)
    • Contact members regarding program and event participation, often in Japanese
    • Assist with office management as-needed (mailings, record-keeping, etc.) 

    Benefits Include:

    • Competitive Salary
    • 401k match
    • Life Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Health Insurance
    • Gas and Cell Phone Allowance 

    To contact JASK about this position, please reach out to:

    David Carpenter, Executive Director
    programs@jask.org
    502-209-9630
  • 24 Feb 2016 12:22 PM | Anonymous



    AMAZON JOB OPPORTUNITY

    (ENGLISH AND JAPANESE DESCRIPTIONS)


    WORK FROM HOME AT THE VIRTUAL CONTACT CENTER!

    In order to be considered for this position you must live in one of the following states: Arizona, Kentucky, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

    Who We Are

    Since 1994, Amazon has evolved from a single retail website to become a global development platform as well as an e-commerce and publishing partner.

    Innovation is in our DNA and we constantly seek out the world’s brightest technology minds to research and develop new solutions to improve the lives of our customers: shoppers, sellers, content creators, and developers around the world.

    Because that's what being Earth's most customer-centric company is all about, and it's still Day One at Amazon.

    Job Description

    This is our Seasonal, work from home Customer Service Associate position! We are looking for Japanese-Speaking Customer Service Associates.

    The ideal, Seasonal work from home Amazonian is internet savvy and has technical aptitude when it comes to online tools and research. You will think outside the box, solve problems, answer questions, and resolve concerns presented by our Amazon customers. Our customers contact us primarily by phone & chat and we hope you can help us deliver customer obsessed results!

     

    This job is an hourly position and pay rate nationwide is $10.00 per hour. The role includes paid training, bonus opportunity, and dedicated resources to support your ongoing growth and development. 

     

    Seasonal employees may remain with Amazon in a temporary capacity for up to six months, depending on business need. There may be opportunities for regular long term employment!

    Our Virtual Contact Center is open from 3AM – Midnight Pacific Time.  Being able to work an assigned schedule that falls within our operating hours is required and expected. Available shifts may include days, afternoons and evenings. Typically, they include one or both weekend days and schedules may change throughout the duration of your employment. There may be at times mandatory overtime, based on business needs. Associates may work up to, but no more than 60 hours a week.

    Working hours for all staff increase substantially during our peak season (Thanksgiving through mid-January). In order to support our customers, vacation requests are not granted during our peak season unless otherwise required by law. You may also be required to work on any/all major holidays. If you’re a student, we’ll do our best to work around your school schedule!

    Qualifications

    Your address must be in one of the states we are currently hiring. Any applicants with home addresses outside of hiring states will not be considered.

    • ·       High School Diploma or equivalent
    • ·       Basic typing, phone, and computer navigation skills
    • ·       Ability to navigate the Internet, email, and Instant Messenger tools
    • ·       1+ years in a service environment dealing with the public
    • ·       Ability to participate and complete mandatory training (this schedule may be different from your production schedule upon hiring)
    • ·       Ability to complete I-9 work authorization paperwork in person
    • ·       Ability to take any shift Sunday through Saturday from 3:00am to Midnight Pacific Time zone

    Technical Requirements

    You will be shipped a headset, phone, and a Gemalto token to the address provided in your application. Equipment may arrive separately.

    Please be sure to verify that your mailing address in our system is an address where you can receive equipment to ensure that there are not delays in receiving your equipment. Make sure you add the apartment number (if any). PO Boxes arenot supported and we must have a physical address for you to receive your equipment.

    Phone line:

    • Must be dedicated for amazon use only
    • No call waiting, call forwarding, or voicemail – HINT: ask for a FAX line.
    • Traditional phone company or your internet service provider
    • No Skype, Vonage, Magicjack, or other VOIPs

    Microsoft Computer Requirements:

    ·       A connected webcam, or one built in

    ·       64-bit Operating System

    ·       10 mbps download speed or faster

    ·       Must be directly connected to router/modem via Ethernet cable (no satellite or wireless internet)

    ·       If you are using a laptop, it must be connected to an external monitor, keyboard, and mouse

    ·       Windows 7.1 or Windows 8 or 8.1 (Windows 10 is not supported yet)

    ·       Windows Auto Update

    ·       Microsoft Security Essentials installed (Windows 7) or Windows Defender if using Windows 8 or 8.1

    *Mac computers are not supported at this time.

    The following programs must be uninstalled to meet the computer requirements:

    • McAfee, Norton, AVG, Kaspersky, Avast, Comcast Constant Guard
    • Any other virus protection or antimalware software should also be uninstalled.
    • Unused versions of Cisco AnyConnect Mobility Client

    Please apply online at: https://www.amazon.jobs/jobs/378814

    Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer –Minority/Female/Disability/Vet



     
    WORK FROM HOME AT AMAZON’S VIRTUAL CONTACT CENTER! 

    本採用に応募するためには、以下のいずれかの州に居住している必要があります。 

    Arizona, Kentucky, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. 

    Please apply online at: https://www.amazon.jobs/jobs/378814 ;

    Who We Are 

    1994年以来、アマゾンはいち小売り関連のウェブサイトから、グローバルに展開されたプラットフォームビジネス/インターネット通販、出版会社と発展を遂げています。 

    イノベーションは私たちのDNAです。そして我々のお客様である、世界中の購入者、販売事業者、コンテンツクリエイター、ソフトウエア開発者の方々の生活をより良くしていくための新しい解を模索し、作り上げていくことを追及しています。 

    そのため、地球上で最もお客様を大切にする企業であること、が私たちの理念であり、常にStill Day1の精神で取り組んでいるのです。 

    Job Description 

    本職種は、有期雇用であり、自宅で勤務頂きます。 

    本職種で働く方には、インターネットに明るく、オンラインツールや、ネット検索などに慣れていることが求められます。また、お客様からの質問やご意見に対して、創造的に考え、解決していく姿勢も大切です。お客様は、電話とチャット、メールでご連絡されますが、是非ともお客様の課題を解決することにこだわり、回答してください。 

    本職種は、時給制であり、勤務地を問わず1時間あたり10ドルです。研修中も給与を支給し、ボーナス制度も用意しています。また、本職種のための能力開発の仕組みもあります。 

    本雇用は有期雇用で、ビジネスの状況に応じ、6か月間まで就業することになります。また、無期雇用の社員(regular long term employment)になる可能性もあります。 

    バーチャルコンタクトセンター(在宅勤務者で構成されるコールセンターの名称)は、午前3時から午前0時(太平洋時間)まで稼働しています。本稼働時間中にアサインされるシフトにて働くことが必要です。このシフトには、午前、午後、夜間帯を含みます。通常、土日を含めた日程でシフトが組まれ、就業中スケジュールが変わることともあります。時折、必須で残業を依頼することもあります。労働時間に関しては、1週間当たり60時間超過して働くことはありません。 

    全ての方々の労働時間は、アマゾンのピークシーズンである、サンクスギビングから1月中旬まで大幅に増加します。お客様をサポートするため、法令による別段の要請がない限りは、休暇申請は承認されません。また、主要な休暇の全てまたは一部に就業頂くこともあります。もし、学生であれば、学校の予定に合わせるよう、最善を尽くします。 

    必須要件 

    我々が採用をしている州に居住している必要があります。それ以外にお住いの方から応募は受け付けることができません。 

     学歴:高卒以上 

     読み・書き・会話において、スムーズなコミュニケーションが取れる日本語力 

     基礎的なタイピング、電話、パソコンでのナビゲーションができるスキル 

     インターネット、メール、チャットなどのメッセンジャーツールを案内できる能力 

     サービス関連の業界での就業経験が1年以上ある方。 

     必須研修に参加、修了できる方。(研修スケジュールは、実際に勤務して頂くシフトとは違う可能性があります) 

     I-9 work authorizationに関する手続きをお一人で完了できる方 

     日曜から土曜の午前3時から午前0時(太平洋時間)の中で組まれるシフトで就業できる方 


    必須要件(技術的な側面) 

    ヘッドセット、電話、トークンが応募時に記載されている自宅に送付されます。それぞれが別々に送付される可能性がありますので、ご注意ください。 

    郵送物が、遅滞なく受け取れるよう、郵送先住所が問題なく荷物を受け取れるところか、確かめて下さい。アパートの番号も必要であれば、追記して下さい。PO Boxes(私書箱) に送ることはできませんので、実際に居住している住所を記載ください。 

    電話回線について: 

     Amazonでの就業専用回線でなくてはいけません 

     キャッチホン(call waiting)、転送、ボイスメールの使用はできません 

     電話会社か、インターネットサービスプロバイダーを使用ください 

     スカイプやVonage、Magicjack等、IP電話のしようはできません 


    マイクロソフトOSのパソコンについての必須要件: 

     ウェブカメラが搭載されているか、設置されているパソコンであること 

     10mbps以上のダウンロード速度を持っていること 

     イーサネットケーブルを通じてルータやモデムに直接つなげることができること(サテライト、ワイヤレス(Wi-Fi)接続は出来ません) 

     ノートパソコンを使用しているのであれば、外付けのモニター、キーボード、マウスを使用すること 

     Windows 7.1 か Windows 8 ないし8.1 であること(Windows 10 はサポートしていません) 

     Windowsが自動でUpdateされること 

     Windows 7の場合、Microsoft Security Essentialsがインストールされていること。またWindows 8/8.1をお使いの方は、Windows Defenderがインストールされていること。 


    *マックは現時点においては、サポート対象外です。 

    以下のプログラムは、本雇用で働くために、アンインストールをお願いします。 

     McAfee, Norton, AVG, Kaspersky, Avast, Comcast Constant Guard 

     その他ウイルスソフトやアンチスパイウエア 

     使われていないバージョンのCisco AnyConnect Mobility Client 



  • 10 Nov 2015 1:06 PM | Anonymous

    Job Opening with Consultant Solutions, Inc. (JASK Member) 


    ESL Instructor (Part Time) 


    We are seeking an experienced English educator to work with clients onsite and remotely. This position requires excellent English communication skills and experience teaching English as a second language. Since most of our clients are Japanese, knowledge of Japanese culture and/or some Japanese language skills are a plus. 


    Contact admin@csi-ky.com or (502)570-5949 to apply. 


    Consultant Solutions, Inc. provides everything from translation services and cultural education to management of complex logistical operations and administrative support. 

    コンサルタントソリューションは、翻訳サービス、文化教育、管理支援をいたします。


  • 10 Nov 2015 1:05 PM | Anonymous

    Job Opening with Consultant Solutions, Inc. (JASK Member) 


    Japanese/English Translator and Interpreter (Flexible Hours/Part Time) 


    We are seeking an experienced skilled translator/interpreter to work with our clients onsite as well as to interpret or translate remotely. This position requires strong language skills (at least JLPT N2 for non-native Japanese speakers) and a knowledge of Japanese and American culture. Experience within the automotive manufacturing sector is a positive for this position and technical vocabulary and experience is helpful. 


    Contact admin@csi-ky.com or (502)570-5949 to apply. 


    Consultant Solutions, Inc. provides everything from translation services and cultural education to management of complex logistical operations and administrative support. 

    コンサルタントソリューションは、翻訳サービス、文化教育、管理支援をいたします。


  • 06 Oct 2014 3:37 PM | Anonymous

    Aerotek is the largest engineering staffing firm in the US and is a leading provider of technical, professional, and industrial recruiting and staffing services.   Aerotek is a staffing firm and specializes in engineering and technician level positions in the Central Kentucky area. 

    Aerotek is hiring for two Japanese Interpreters.  They will need to be fluent in both Japanese and English.  Manufacturing experience preferred.

    Please contact Tara Williams at tawillia@aerotek.com

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