Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo - 写真:Norwegian Embassy Tokyo
Norwegian Embassy Tokyo

Vacancy notice: Driver and custodian

The Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo has a vacant position for a driver and custodian. The Norwegian Embassy is located on a large compound in Minami Azabu in Minato-ku.

Position: Permanent, full-time
Starting date: 1 October 2022 or upon agreement
Working place: Norwegian Embassy Tokyo, Minato-ku
Deadline: 12 August 2022


  • Driver for the embassy including messenger services
  • Caretaker services, including contact point for maintenance companies
  • Odd jobs around the Embassy as required


Previous experience as a driver is required, experience with caretaker services is an advantage. Good command of written and spoken English and Japanese is necessary. Japanese driver’s license is required.

Personal qualities:

  • Intercultural understanding
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible and adaptable, seeing challenges as opportunities
  • Service-minded and friendly

What we can offer:

  • A friendly and inclusive working environment, informal and respectful of everybody
  • Salary range: Between JPY 475 000 and JPY 550 000 (depending on qualifications and personal experience)
  • Membership of Japan Pension Service and Labour Insurance is compulsory, and the employer will cover part of the cost

Application procedure:

Submit an application letter (1 page maximum) in both English and Japanese stating why you consider yourself a suitable candidate. Your CV in English must be included. Please include names, e-mail addresses and phone numbers of references, preferably immediate supervisors in present and/or recent jobs. Send everything as one PDF attachment to by 12 August 2022.