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What jobs are available to foreigners in Japan?

Besides the normal English teaching job, what else is available to us foreigners? I know that companies prefer natives over foreigners, so what other options do we have? Daniel O, that was rude and unnecessary. I know that that happens there, and it's not that I approve of it, but that was uncalled for. It doesn't answer my question, so, why would you even answer? You're just spiteful. Good job.

Asked By: - 10/26/2011
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a) Foreign Salaried Employees... More
Answered By: Jessica - 10/26/2011
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Hunt for dolphins.
Answered By: Daniel O - 10/26/2011
 
It seems very difficult for foreigners to find job in Japan. You have to have effective visa permitting working in Japan, first. If you have particular talent, maybe you will find some.
Answered By: Taro K - 10/26/2011
 
IT / computer related jobs... If a Japanese can do the job, they will always be hired first...
Answered By: Vinegar Taster - 10/26/2011
 
Jessica nailed it pretty much. I would like to add this: From experience (of working in many countries without speaking the lingo fluently) the best way to work in Japan and save hassle and stress of sending poorly written Japanese CV's to employers is to A: Get work experience when you finish university in your... More
Answered By: Homer - 10/27/2011
 
The most common form of employment among foreigners is teaching English.Other fields that qualified residents have a good chance to find work include translation, IT, modeling and entertainment... More
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Answered By: Japan Australia - 10/27/2011
 
can you speak Japanese? if so lots of companies will want you!
Answered By: Ayano - 10/27/2011
 
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