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Federal Government Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

US Army Japan has employment opportunities on the main islands of Honshu and Okinawa. Our Headquarters is located in Camp Zama on the main island of Honshu.

Apply to work in Japan through the USAJOBS website: https://www.usajobs.gov/

Learn about Civilian Overseas Benefits and Entitlements on the Camp Zama Civilian Personnel Advisory Center (CPAC) web page (services both Camp Zama and Okinawa): Camp Zama CPAC

Live and Work at Camp Zama

Come live and work at Camp Zama, Japan, a multiple Army Community of Excellence Award winner! Camp Zama is a small community about 25 miles Southwest of Tokyo and boasts superb MWR facilities that provide a myriad of recreational activities. When you're ready to venture off post, Japan's elaborate train systems provide fast, convenient access to numerous cultural and sightseeing destinations.

Current vacancies for Camp Zama: USAJOBS - Camp Zama

Accepted a job with USARJ in Camp Zama? Here’s a helpful link for Newcomers before you travel from U.S. Army Garrison Camp Zama:

US Army Garrison Camp Zama Newcomers Page

Live and Work in Okinawa

Okinawa is Japan's southernmost prefecture. The islands making up Okinawa Prefecture are known as the Ryukyu Islands and have a native culture, which is distinctly different from that of the rest of Japan in terms of language, cuisine, arts, etc. Okinawa's climate is subtropical, with temperatures rarely falling below 59 degrees in winter. The seas surrounding Okinawa's islands are among the world’s most beautiful with coral reefs and abundant marine wildlife. Okinawa is home to a bustling international airport at that hosts cheap and flights to various locales in South East Asia for those who enjoy traveling and experiencing other cultures.

Accepted a job with USARJ in Okinawa? Here’s a helpful link for Newcomers before you travel from U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa:

US Army Garrison Okinawa Newcomers Page