Consul General Ihara, in conjunction with JETAASC, will be hosting the annual Welcome Back Reception for the new JETs, as well as a Meishi Exchange job fair at the LAX Marriott, on November 4th at 6:30pm. We have invited potential recruiters, universities, and JET professionals in a capacity to make hiring decisions to participate in this professional event.
This event is free for recruiters and JET professionals and those seeking resources in their career search.
We invite all JETAA members, especially those looking for employment, and transitioning their careers. We want to give resume and interview advice, as well as connect alums with recruiters, companies, and graduate schools.
Finally, we hope you can help us welcome back the new returnees, and help them get back into life in southern California.
The Consulate General of Japan is generously sponsoring this joint event, and as such, attendance is limited, so email your RSVP in as soon as possible:
This year’s officers have been working hard with previous officers as well as the consulate to improve the Meishi Exchange. In order for us to make the event more relevant and useful to JETAASC members, please take the time to RSVP by filling out this short questionnaire. Please feel free to add your name on Facebook and this page, however, to officially register for this event, you must send this information via email to Frankie Murphy email@example.com.
The deadline to RSVP is October 26th, however note that registration will have to be closed when the event reaches capacity.
City / ZIP:
Company / organization (not required):
At this year’s event, are you most interested in: (Mark any that apply)
___ Professional networking
___ Finding a new job
___ Social networking
___ Assisting new alumni professionally
___ Obtaining information on graduate schools
Complete the section that applies to you:
___ I. I am currently employed
I am willing to assist newly returned JETs by
___ Referring a potential job candidate to your company HR department or hiring managers
___ Reviewing and advising on resumes
___ Giving advice on how to get a job after JET
___ Speaking about my experiences with career searches or culture shock upon returning
___ II. I am now searching for a job
I am interested in
___ Registering with recruiting firms [ ___ including bilingual firms]
___ Resume advice
___ Advice from veteran alumni
___ III. I am currently interested in graduate school
Fields I am interested in:
Schools I am interested in:
We thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation. We very much hope to make this event highly beneficial to both hiring professionals and new returnees and other alums looking for career advancement.
We will continuously provide updated information on participating companies, universities and others on this website and the Facebook page.
Come dressed professional and bring your resume, and we look forward to seeing you there!