Skip to content

Recruiting Information

Application Guidelines

Positions Recruited

We are recruiting Global Employees without fixed work locations.

  • General engineering positions
  • General office work positions

*We accept applications from all areas of study.

Salary

Initial salary (as of April, 2020)

PhD:
248,000 JPY
Master degree:
228,000 JPY
Undergraduate:
213,000 JPY
High-school graduate:
188,000 JPY
Salary raise:
Once/year (April)
Bonus:
Twice/year (July & December)

Benefits

  • Commuting allowance
  • Overtime work allowance etc.

Working hours

Headquarters: 8:45 - 17:40 (Actual work hours: 8 h)

Work locations

Headquarters:
Saitama prefecture (Hanyu city)
Global Head Office:
Tokyo (Nihonbashi, Chuo ward)
Manufacturing facilities:
Saitama prefecture (Saitama city), Yamagata prefecture (Sagae city),Fukushima prefecture (Koori, Date district), Okayama prefecture (Soja city), and others. Japanese and overseas facilities

Paid holidays

  • Annual paid leave: 124 days (FY 2020)
  • Five-day workweek system (Sat & Sun are holidays)
  • Golden Week / Summer Holidays / New Year’s Holidays
  • Long service leave / Special leave, and other leaves

*Long service leave
(After 10 years of service: 5 days ; after 20 years: 7 days ; after 30 years: 10 days; after 40 years: 10 days)

*Other leaves(Mourning leave, maternity leave, childcare leave, Long-term nursing leave, and others)

Welfare system

  • Housing subsidies (dormitory for single employees, lease apartments etc.)
  • Company pension system (Defined contribution pension plan, defined benefit pension plan)
  • Shares system for employees
  • Rewards for continuous service
  • Staff Cafeteria
  • Recreation facilities etc.

Insurances and other systems

  • Unemployment insurance
  • Worker’s accident insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Welfare annuity insurance
  • Systems for childcare leave and caretaking leave
  • Career partner system and others

*Career partner system: employees who have worked for at least 3 years continuously in the company and have to resign for family reasons can be re-employed within 5 years of resignation in the case if they meet the set criteria.

Hiring Process

Interviews will be held online except the final interview.

* Recommendation Method A: Persons whose school does not have a recommendation quota for Akebono, but wish to apply through recommendation (1st choice is Akebono)
* Recommendation Method B: Persons whose school has a quota for Akebono, and who plan to apply for a school recommendation.