Office vacancies

Open Position for Volunteer/Interns

Department Operation Support
Description of major activities Earthquake early detection system project support
  • Identify and select the suppliers of water valves and early monitoring system device;
  • Set up and test the device in Japan;
  • Critically analyse the efficiency and safety of this option;
  • Propose alternative solution if required;
  • Support the Afghanistan mission in the implementation of the solution
Volunteers could be requested different tasks according to the circumstances

Please refer to TOR

Desired skills, qualification
  • Student or graduate in engineering (earthquake engineering would be preferable)
  • Strong interest in humanitarian affairs
  • Able to attend a meeting in the office
  • Able to communicate in Japanese and English
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • It is expected that volunteers engage with MSF Japan with a positive attitude and in a responsible manner and commit to fulfilling the agreed period of volunteering. A willingness to flexibly take on tasks is greatly appreciated.
Number of people One person
Place of Activity MSF Tokyo Office (at Waseda Station, Tokyo Metro Tozai Line)
Period, days and hours One day per week
Period: From October 2017 through March 2018
  • Actual Commutation costs to be paid
  • Covered by NPO Insurance for accident during volunteer activity
Application Deadline October 14, 2017
Application If you are interested in this position, please send your CV, both in English and in Japanese, at:
We will contact candidates who pass CV screening.