POEA-Licensed Agencies for Japan With New Job Orders (Updated Weekly)


Getting a new job in another country where Filipino or English are hardly spoken by the locals can be very daunting. If you want to simplify your job hunting, finding opportunities through POEA-accredited agencies is one of the best options you have.

The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, or POEA, is an attached agency of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). The POEA is in charge of inspecting and approving agencies in order to protect Filipinos against scams. They maintain and update an internet database where you can search for legitimate agencies with job openings in Japan and other countries. 

This page shows the latest job orders from POEA-accredited agencies.

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At a Glance: POEA-Licensed Recruitment Agencies for Japan With Latest Job Orders

To better help you with your job hunting, we have compiled a list of all POEA-accredited agencies that recruit Filipino skilled workers bound for Japan. Included in the list below are the contact details, as well as the most recent job orders taken from each of the agency’s official websites, social media pages, and established job portals.

Each of the jobs listed below has been reviewed and verified by our team for your ease of use. If you want to check the job order’s legitimacy on your own, we recommend using the POEA’s official database.

Lastly, this list will be updated weekly, so bookmark this page to stay up to date on the latest job opportunities for Japan.


1. 10th Story Placement Agency Inc.

  • Address: 2F & 3F, 1523-1527 M.H.Del Pilar St., Ermita Manila
  • Tel No/s:  02 7211 9847/ 09175262509/ 09175283447
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website:  www.10thstory.com
  • Official Representative: Mr. Alfonso Uy Ng
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 4/2/2020 to 4/1/2024
PositionDate Posted

2. 1st Dynamic Personnel Resources Inc.

  • Address: 3F, JLC Bldg., No. 8 N. Ramirez Street Don Manuel, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s:  (02) 7984048 
  • Email Address:  [email protected]                     
  • Website:  www.1stdynamicpersonnel.com           
  • Official Representative: Catherine Liana Z. Chua                                                                
  • Status: Valid License                                                                           
  • License Validity: 4/9/2018 to 4/8/2022
PositionDate Posted

3. 2000 Miles Placement Agency Inc. (For Geosons PLCT Agency Inc.)

  • Address: Unit 14 & 15, Don Graciano Bldg., 1180 E Rodriguez Sr Ave, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s:  34168228 / 77451472 / 84168228 / 86616200
  • Email Address:  [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website:  www.2000miles.org
  • Official Representative: Emilia S. Poblete
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/28/2019 to 9/27/2023
PositionDate Posted

4. A.C. Sicat International Manpower Services

  • Address: Block 6 Lot 9, Villa Lourdes, San Isidro Bacolor, Pampanga   
  • Tel No/s:  09171882711 / 09128402946   
  • Email Address[email protected]
  • Website:  N/A      
  • Official Representative: Arturo C. Sicat
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 11/19/2019 to 12/31/2022
PositionDate Posted

5. A.S.H. Manpower International Services Inc.

  • Address: Unit 112 Balagtas Villas, Balagtas St., Pasay
  • Tel No/s:  522-4470 / 09951805682   
  • Email Address[email protected]
  • Website:  ashmanpower.wix.com/home
  • Official Representative: Ramon B. Macaraig          
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 10/2/2019 to 10/1/2023
PositionDate Posted

6. Abba Personnel Services Inc.

  • Address: Unit UG01, North Podium, Pioneer Corporate CTR, PI Mandaluyong   
  • Tel No/s:  584-8215 / 554-0556 / 234-5833                      
  • Email Address[email protected] / [email protected]           
  • Website:  www.abba.ph     
  • Official Representative: Nestor Flores  
  • Status: Valid License       
  • License Validity: 6/6/2016 to 6/5/2024
PositionDate Posted

7. ABD Overseas Manpower Corp. (Formerly United Placement INT`L)

  • Address: Ground floor & Second floor, 2310 Marconi Corner, M San Isidro, Makati    
  • Tel No/s: 8434757 / 8876041 / 09189540700 / 09176204709                               
  • Email Address[email protected] / [email protected]    
  • Website:  www.abdrecruitment.com                   
  • Official Representative: Ms. Alicia B Devulgado   
  • Status: Valid License         
  • License Validity: 5/2/2020 to 5/1/2024
PositionDate Posted

8. Achieve Universal International Recruitment Services Inc.

  • Address: 2F & 3F, 302 J.P. Rizal St., Project 4, Quezon City   
  • Tel No/s: 09189409318     
  • Email Address:  [email protected]                                  
  • Website: N/A                                    
  • Official Representative: Ma. Lourdes N. Meria    
  • Status: Valid License               
  • License Validity: 3/9/2020 to 3/8/2024
PositionDate Posted

9. Alizabeth Recruitment Incorporated

  • Address: Address: 4A & 4C East 21 Manila Bldg., 1724 A.Mabini Street, Manila
  • Tel No/s:  5215179 / 5671406 / 09178541803      
  • Email Address: [email protected]    
  • Official Representative: Emelita C. Catsao     
  • Status: Valid License               
  • License Validity: 2/3/2019 to 2/2/2023
PositionDate Posted
Heat Insulation / Heat-Retention Construction WorkerOctober 28, 2022

10. Alo International Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: No. 8 Ligaya St., Brgy. Plainview Mandaluyong         
  • Tel No/s:  09273161319                   
  • Email Address[email protected]  
  • Website:  N/A      
  • Official Representative: Zyrelle R. De Jesus                                    
  • Status: Valid License                  
  • License Validity: 3/20/2021 to 12/31/2022
PositionDate Posted
  • Address: Unit Q, Violeta Court Compound, 2814 F.B. Harrison Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 09338112772 / 8401-7817 / 09173108822   
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Elizabeth Que Alvina
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/12/2022 to 1/1/2023
PositionDate Posted
CaregiverOctober 3, 2022

12. Alpha Tomo (P) INTL Manpower Services Inc. Formerly R.A. Tomo International

  • Address: Doors 1&2, 57 Scout Chuatoco Street Paligsahan, Quezon City             
  • Tel No/s: 4117960 / 4115771 / 5730893 / 0916-4391510      
  • Email Address[email protected]       
  • Website: N/A                       
  • Official Representative: Edna S. Osea 
  • Status: Valid License                 
  • License Validity: 7/12/2019 to 7/11/2023
PositionDate Posted
Car Seat Cover SewerOctober 18, 2022
Metal Painting WorkOctober 11, 2022
Metal Painter (Shipyard)October 11, 2022

13. Aqium International Inc. (For Acquim INTL Inc.)

  • Address: Unit 2A, 3A & 3B, 4K Plaza Bldg., 677 Shaw Blvd. Pasig   
  • Tel No/s:  6365330 / 6332759 / 09178774688                
  • Email Address[email protected]   
  • Website: www.aqiumagency.com       
  • Official Representative: Mac T. Bordallo        
  • Status: Valid License                 
  • License Validity: 10/30/2019 to 10/29/2023
PositionDate Posted

14. Ark Overseas Human Resource Corp.

  • Address: Room 302, 3F, Executive Bldg., CTR, Gil Puyat Cor Makati, Makati      
  • Tel No/s:  818-6516 / 09994165086                
  • Email Address[email protected]          
  • Website:  N/A                                                                                                                 
  • Official Representative: Hedy Liza U. Vanzuela                                                  
  • Status: Valid License                                                                                                 
  • License Validity: 4/7/2019 to 4/6/2023
PositionDate Posted

15. Asia Reach International Management & Contractor Services Inc.

  • Address: Suite 18-A ,18F Ramon Magsaysay Center, 1680 Roxas B Manila   
  • Tel No/s:  3100881 local 110 / 09177133497     
  • Email Address: [email protected]/ [email protected]                           
  • Website: www.asiareach.ph     
  • Official Representative: Anthony G. Sison 
  • Status: Valid License    
  • License Validity: 8/26/2018 to 8/25/2022
PositionDate Posted

16. Asian Dream Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: G/F (Portion), Roxas Boulevard Cor Sta. Monica St., Pasay     
  • Tel No/s: +639177028722 / +639177030323
  • Email Address: [email protected]   
  • Website:  N/A                                                                     
  • Official Representative: Rockefeller B. Lallave                     
  • Status: Valid License   
  • License Validity: 9/20/2020 to 9/19/2024
PositionDate Posted

17. Awri-All-World Recruitment Inc. (Formerly White Bird Business Management)

  • Address: No. 6 Jane De Joya, St., BF Resort, Las Pinas         
  • Tel No/s:  (02) 529-2530 / 09257244852    
  • Email Address: [email protected]       
  • Website: www.awriph.com 
  • Official Representative: Lourdes V. Guioguio           
  • Status: Valid License         
  • License Validity: 9/25/2018 to 9/13/2022
PositionDate Posted

18. Benchstone Enterprises Inc.

  • Address: 2nd Floor, 2687 Arellano Avenue Sta. Ana, Manila    
  • Tel No/s: +632 8 556 3809  
  • Email Address:  [email protected]                     
  • Website: www.beimanpower.com           
  • Official Representative: Edward Filip G. Edquiban     
  • Status: Valid License   
  • License Validity: 3/8/2020 to 3/7/2024
PositionDate Posted

19. Bison Management Corporation

  • Address: GF, 2F & 3F(LW) BMH CTR 3963 Yague St., Sta Cruz Makati 
  • Tel No/s: 8964667 / 758-1159 to 64      
  • Email Address: [email protected]     
  • Website:  www.bisonjobs.com      
  • Official Representative: Belen M. Alhumayed  
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 12/20/2018 to 12/19/2022
PositionDate Posted

20. Blazing Star International Manpower Services

  • Address: Units 107, Makati Cinema Squate Tower, 1299 Chino, Makati  
  • Tel No/s: 4006080 / 5213158        
  • Email Address: [email protected]   
  • Website: www.blazingstar_phil.com          
  • Official Representative: Myra P. De Jesus       
  • Status: Valid License  
  • License Validity: 7/11/2019 to 7/11/2023
PositionDate Posted

21. Chartreuse Prime Recruitment Specialists Inc. (Formerly Chartreuse Promotion)

  • Address: G/F & 2/F-A, CPDC Bldg., 138 Gen Luna St., Brgy. Taguig    
  • Tel No/s:  6435400 / 09950863767 / 6434894 / 6435400   
  • Email Address: [email protected]           
  • Website:  www.cprsi.com.ph             
  • Official Representative: Christina Dela Cruz-Frey         
  • Status: Valid License                   
  • License Validity: 12/7/2018 to 12/6/2022
PositionDate Position
ScaffoldingOctober 24, 2022
Poultry Processing / Chicken ChopperOctober 24, 2022
Metal PainterOctober 24, 2022
MachiningOctober 24, 2022
Welding / Semi-Automatic WeldingOctober 24, 2022
Frameworker / FormworkerOctober 19, 2022

22. Coreteam Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: 481 San Rafael St., Plainview Mandaluyong
  • Tel No/s: 5342862  
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]       
  • Website: N/A             
  • Official Representative: Julie Rose M. Inso                                      
  • Status: Valid License       
  • License Validity: 7/30/2018 to 7/29/2022
PositionDate Posted

23. CPM Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: 1487-A Galvani Street San Isidro, Makati     
  • Tel No/s: 856-6247 / 892-2875 / 09953192242   
  • Email Address: [email protected]      
  • Website: N/A                       
  • Official Representative: Adelaida Perez      
  • Status: Valid License 
  • License Validity: 5/28/2020 to 5/27/2024
PositionDate Posted

24. Danasan Manpower & Management Services Inc. (Formerly Danasan Manpower & Man)

  • Address: 2F & 3F B9C L15-16 PH3E1 Kaunlaran Vil,  Dagatdagatan Malabon    
  • Tel No/s: 285-9525 / 285-0829 / 09189443204         
  • Email Address: [email protected]     
  • Website: N/A                
  • Official Representative: Luis P. Danao Jr.     
  • Status: Valid License    
  • License Validity: 9/22/2019 to 9/21/2023
PositionDate Posted

25. Desertwealth Int’l Services Corp. (Industrial Manpower ENT Company)

  • Address: Suite A, B & C, Taft Business CTR, 2143 – 2159 Taft Ave., Malate, Manila   
  • Tel No/s: 230-4012 / 230-3323 / 0919-6240806     
  • Email Address:  [email protected]                                  
  • Website: www.desertwealth.com   
  • Official Representative: Mr. Vicente M.Madamba
  • Status: Valid License   
  • License Validity: 10/26/2019 to 10/25/2023
PositionDate Posted

26. Edi Staffbuilders International Inc.

  • Address: Units 701, 703 & 704 Corporate Center, 139 Valero S Salcedo Village, Makati          
  • Tel No/s: +6388126703 / +6388126704    
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.edistaffbuilders.com 
  • Official Representative: Mr. Cesar A. Averia Jr.  
  • Status: Valid License           
  • License Validity: 6/21/2014 to 6/20/2026
PositionDate Posted
Assembling Automatic MachinesOctober 11, 2022

27. EMCJ Manpower International Inc.

  • Address: S109B, Criselda I Bldg., No. 109 SCT De Guia St., Diliman, Quezon City    
  • Tel No/s: 4263085 / 4424328     
  • Email Address: [email protected]                                           
  • Website: N/A                                
  • Official Representative: Apolonio L. Balbuena
  • Status: Valid License             
  • License Validity: 8/6/2020 to 8/5/2024
PositionDate Posted

28. Everlast International Placements Inc.

  • Address: 6/F (Left & Right Wing) Rizal Towers, 4474 Singian St., Makati        
  • Tel No/s: 88993923 / 88993911 / 09198106211 / 09178111657        
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]  
  • Website: www.rlgroup.ph
  • Official Representative: Rolando Antiporda Chua          
  • Status: Valid License       
  • License Validity: 5/28/2020 to 5/27/2024
PositionDate Posted

29. Expedite Movers Manpower Services

  • Address: Rooms 201 & 302 Bencom Bldg., 146 West Ave., Quezon City     
  • Tel No/s: 89190981 / 09496111469 / 09065693990        
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]               
  • Website: N/A      
  • Official Representative: Ronalyn G. Atong                          
  • Status: Valid License 
  • License Validity: 12/4/2019 to 12/3/2023
PositionDate Posted

30. Faasi International Corporation

  • Address: Units 1 & 2, 2F, Abalos Bldg., ID-39, Betag La Trinidad, Benguet    
  • Tel No/s: 09103181709               
  • Email Address: [email protected]                
  • Website: N/A                   
  • Official Representative: Rosario F. Capulong        
  • Status: Valid License                                                    
  • License Validity: 5/15/2020 to 5/14/2024
PositionDate Posted

31. Global Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: M-1565 Luz Henson Bldg., 1555 A. Mabini Street Ermita, Manila     
  • Tel No/s: 5255236 / 5255265         
  • Email Address: [email protected]         
  • Website: N/A             
  • Official Representative: Pia Delfina C. Alonzo
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/18/2019 to 9/17/2023
PositionDate Posted

32. Goldmarc International Career Corp.

  • Address: GF , 2F , 3F & 4F, 2639 Aurora Blvd. Sta.Cruz, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 7412858 / 7119313 / 09209075080
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Manuel D. Arce
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 5/9/2020 to 5/8/2024
PositionDate Posted

33. Grand Placement & General Services Corp.

  • Address: 2F 1636 Bldg., 1636 F Agoncillo St., Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 5251031 / 5267992
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.grandplacement.com
  • Official Representative: Lina S. Sy
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 6/25/2020 to 6/24/2024
PositionDate Posted

34. Greenland Overseas Manpower Services Co.

  • Address: G/F Unit B, 2275 INT. P.Burgos Street, Brgy., 58 Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 8461-7287
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.greenlandmanpower.com
  • Official Representative: Joanne Marie A. Kasala
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/26/2021 to 12/31/2022
PositionDate Posted

35. H.M.O. International Human Resources

  • Address: Units 201 & 202, Aussie Tower,1418 MH Del Pilar Ermita, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 5228714 / 4002757
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.hmoihr.com
  • Official Representative: Tessie B. Manatad
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/12/2022 to 1/1/2023
PositionDate Posted

36. Hopewell Overseas Manpower Network Incorporated

  • Address: Units 603 & 604, Dy International Building, 1011 Gen. Malvar Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 485-0488 / 09178870732 / 09178870732 / 83644817
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: https://www.hopewellmanpower.com.ph
  • Official Representative: Catherine B Bamahrez
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 8/11/2019 to 8/10/2023
PositionDate Posted

37. HRD Employment Consultant And Multi-Services Inc.

  • Address: 3/F Jemarson Bldg., 1618 P. Hidalgo Lim St., Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 5250280/ 5235455 / 8-524-2887
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: www.hrdemployment.com
  • Official Representative: Nora B. Braganza
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 7/12/2022 to 7/7/2026
PositionDate Posted
Formworks CarpenterOctober 25, 2022
Heavy Equipment OperatorOctober 25, 2022

38. Ikon Solutions Asia Inc.

  • Address: 8-A, 8/F, Algo Center Bldg., 162 L.P. Leviste Salcedo Village, Makati
  • Tel No/s: 88403252
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.ikonlink.com
  • Official Representative: Paolo Roberto M. Martel
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/13/2021 to 1/12/2025
PositionDate Posted

39. Imes Global Inc.

  • Address: U506 5F Diplomat Condominium. Roxas Blvd., Corner Russel St., Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 09190672640 / 09190672642
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Florafe M. Bantayan
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 6/19/2020 to 6/18/2024
PositionDate Posted

40. Industrial Personnel & Management Services Inc. (IPAMS)

  • Address: IPAMS Bldg., 723 Aurora Blvd.  New Manila, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s: 234-5640 / 234-5641 / 0917828778
  • Email Address: corp[email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: www.ipams.com
  • Official Representative: Mr. Angelito C. Hernandez
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 4/12/2002 to 4/11/2024
PositionDate Posted

41. Infotech Professional Services Inc.

  • Address: U- E, MRE Enterprise,1157 Quezon Ave., Brgy. Sta.Cruz, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s:  89500618 / 09190665676
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: [email protected]
  • Official Representative: Arnel F. Hibo
  • Status: Valid License
  • Licensed Validity: 3/3/2019 to 3/2/2023
PositionDate Posted

42. Infowell Manpower Services

  • Address: Unit 503B 5F & 3F No. 403 N.S. Amoranto Ave. Speaker Perez, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s: 2534853
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Rhodora R. Yoshitake
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/17/2022 to 1/16/2026
PositionDate Posted

43. Interasia Outsource Inc.

  • Address: 5F Don Chua Lamko Bldg., 100 Leviste cor  Dela Costa Salcedo Village, Makati
  • Tel No/s: 09178947215 / 09088121660 / 09178854253 / 8122951
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.interasiaoutsource.com
  • Official Representative: Lourdes Y. Querubin
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 6/20/2019 to 6/19/2023
PositionDate Posted

44. JCJ Management Services and International Promotion

  • Address: Rooms 206, 400 & 402 FSE Bldg., 3671-3673 Bautista Ave. Palanan, Makati
  • Tel No/s:  8339321 / 5501142 / 09228552383 (Mobile)
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Jonathan C. Ignacio
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/5/2019 to 9/4/2023
PositionDate Posted

45. Jing International Placement & Promotion Services Inc.

  • Address: 3/F, 934 San Andres St., Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 0916-300 1300 / 0977-825 4654 / 8 447-4269
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Severino Lumain Mejos
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 6/20/2019 to 6/19/2023
PositionDate Posted

46. Landbase Human Resources Company

  • Address: Unit GM 106 (G/F & Mezz Floor) And Units 303-304, Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 9945481 / 9256497 / 5211714 / 09178782005
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: www.landbase.net
  • Official Representative: Agustin P. Nacino
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/25/2020 to 1/24/2024
PositionDate Posted

47. Maanyag International Manpower Corporation

  • Address: Mezz Floor, Edar Bldg., 8202 Dr. A. Santos Ave. Paranaque
  • Tel No/s: 5210215 / 7918374 / 09199909744 / 09189131181
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Myrna Luz Manansala
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/6/2020 to 3/5/2024
PositionDate Posted

48. Magsaysay Global Services Inc. (For MLI Resources Inc.)

  • Address: G/F, Suite 1A, G.E. Antonino Bldg., J. Bocobo St., Ermita, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 8526-9600 / 0917-8638659
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.magsaysayglobal.com / www.magsaysaycareers.com
  • Official Representative: Marlon R. Roâ’o
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 8/16/2022 to 3/17/2026
PositionDate Posted

49. Manila International Recruitment Services Inc.

  • Address: 1st Floor & 2nd Floor, Gray Building, 2348 Del P. Sta.Ana,  Manila
  • Tel No/s: 527-3624 / 527-3625 / 525-5033
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: www.mirsi.net
  • Official Representative: Severina J. Tingey
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 11/8/2019 to 11/7/2023
PositionDate Posted

50. Mission Way Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: GF, Units  A & B (2F) & 3B,1828 San Marcelino St., Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 522-7386 / 02 3138007 / 0917-8519518 (Mobile)
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: www.missionwaymanpower.com
  • Official Representative: Mr. Ferdinand E. Magsino
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/20/2020 to 3/19/2024
PositionDate Posted
Plastic MoldingOctober 18, 2022
Factory Worker (Food Processing)October 13, 2022

51. Multi-Orient Manpower & Management Services Inc.

  • Address: Ground Floor (LW), Recraa I Bldg., Vitalez Compound, Paranaque
  • Tel No/s: 8293629 / 8257956 to 59 / 09999942657 / 09328853058
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Flora P. Ocampo
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 2/27/2020 to 2/26/2024
PositionDate Posted

52. NHRFI Human Resources International Inc.

  • Address: Unit  3-D, 3rd Floor, OPL Bldg., 100 C. Palanca St., Legaspi Village, Makati
  • Tel No/s: +632-8672 2381 / 0977 683 3857 / 0939 210 4706
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Mr. Danilo S. Navarro
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 2/1/2019 to 1/31/2023
PositionDate Posted

53. Nihon Kokusai Recruitment Agency Inc. (Formerly Nihon Kokusai Recruitment AG)

  • Address: Room A8 GF and 2F Kallista Bldg., Block 1 Lot 4, BF Las Piñas
  • Tel No/s: 801-0353 / 09178226240 / (02) 8801-0353 / 8801-0351
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Ephraim S. Alcazaren
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/14/2021 to 9/13/2025
PositionDate Posted
BakerOctober 18, 2022
ScaffoldingOctober 18, 2022

54. Non-Stop Overseas Employment Corp.

  • Address: 1712 A. Mabini Cor. C. Alonzo St., Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s: +63-9260-5397-61 / +63-9615-4741-92
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: www.nonstopoverseas.com
  • Official Representative: Jovito Sermonia Jr.
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/2/2019 to 3/1/2023
PositionDate Posted

55. Perpetual Help Placement Services International Inc. (Formerly AP Square INT)

  • Address: GF & Basement, Tamayo Tower, UPHR Med. Center Compound Pamplona, Las Piñas 
  • Tel No/s: 846-3257 / 09175230318 / 09285216523
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.perpetual.placement.com
  • Official Representative: Mark Carlo O. Tamayo        
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/25/2020 to 3/24/2024
PositionDate Posted

56. Phates Management Resources Inc.

  • Address: Unit 710 7/F City State Center, 709 Shaw Blvd., Oranbo, Pasig
  • Tel No/s: 6256538 / 09985543949 / 09778526093
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Jesus Pedro A. Carandang
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 5/12/2019 to 5/11/2023
PositionDate Posted

57. Phil Assist Life Manpower Corporation (Formerly Al Bayda International Manpower)

  • Address: Units 201, 202 & 203 CYA Corporate Center 282 Edsa Exit, Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 854-7737 / 8872754/ 09178002713 / 09399369033
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Ma. Elena G. Hinlo
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/20/2019 to 9/19/2023
PositionDate Posted

58. Phil-Apex Placement Agency Inc.

  • Address: G/F & 2/F, No. 10 7th Lacson St., Bacolod City, Negros Occidental
  • Tel No/s: (034)4338040 / 09228992864 / 09285008929 / 09173002107
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: philapex.com
  • Official Representative: Alan M. Nuega
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/13/2020 to 9/12/2024
PositionDate Posted

59. PhilAsia Human Resources Inc.

  • Address: 2/F, Keystone Bldg., 220 Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati
  • Tel No/s: 02- 8552-361709175919850
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Baby Adeliza S. Arellano
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 4/26/2019 to 4/25/2023
PositionDate Posted

60. Placewell International Services Corporation

  • Address: Upper Ground & 1st Floor, JMC Centre, 6488 P. Me Pio Del Pilar, Makati
  • Tel No/s: (02) 8489415
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.placewellinternational.com
  • Official Representative: Aida Escueta
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/25/2020 to 3/24/2024
PositionDate Posted

61. Premium Quality Work Solutions Corp.

  • Address: Unit 210 2/F, 525 Edsa Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 8939590 / 09189425729
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Roy Orlando A. Ong
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/28/2021 to 3/27/2025
PositionDate Posted

62. Prudential Employment Agency, Inc.

  • Address: 2nd And 3rd Floors, Manahin Corp., Bldg., 70 Gloria Diaz St., BF Resort Village, Talon II Las Piñas
  • Tel No/s: 8711625 / 4032823 / 09178563871
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.prudential.com
  • Official Representative: Maria Gina G. Fujimoto
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 7/14/2022 to 8/14/2026
PositionDate Posted/Approved
FarmerOctober 21, 2022
AutomotiveOctober 21, 2022
Care WorkerOctober 21, 2022
ScaffoldingOctober 21, 2022

63. RHV Placement Agency Int’l Inc.

  • Address: 1/F & 2/F, 435 Real St., (Formerly Quirino), Pulan, Las Piñas
  • Tel No/s: 0917-1067088 / 09497939323 / 09278220938
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.rhvplacementagency.com
  • Official Representative: Natalio E. Ebueng
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 2/8/2019 to 2/9/2023
PositionDate Posted

64. Royal Gem Resources & Manpower Development Corp. (Formerly Royal Gem Resource)

  • Address: 3F Donnan Bldg., 36 2nd St., 4th Avenue Grace Park East, Caloocan City
  • Tel No/s: 363-6144 / 365-3246 / 367-4698
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Anunciasion T. Magat
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/23/2020 to 1/22/2024
PositionDate Posted

65. Sanko Employment Solutions Incorporated

  • Address: Unit A (1/F) & Unit A (2/F), 2275 Interior, P. B Pasay
  • Tel No/s:  8805-9855 / 8805-9904 / 09150531164 / 0917829220
  • Email Address:  [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Jezreel T. Tanahashi
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 8/26/2020 to 8/25/2024
PositionDate Posted
PainterOctober 11, 2022
Metal PainterOctober 11, 2022

66. Spear International Manpower And Trading

  • Address: 2/F, Block 1 Lot 9, J. Aguilar Avenue, Casimiro V Las Piñas
  • Tel No/s: 8823-1979/ 09989980034 / 09156660131 / 09492342950
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.spear_manpower.com
  • Official Representative: Antonio L. Santos
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 2/23/2020 to 2/22/2024
PositionDate Posted

67. Staffhouse International Resources Corporation (Formerly Staffhouse Resource)

  • Address: No. 43 Westpoint Street, Cubao, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s: 9133333 / 4371818
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.staffhouse.com
  • Official Representative: Marc R J R Capistrano
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 7/13/2019 to 7/12/2023
PositionDate Posted

68. Studio 85 Promotions Inc.

  • Address: 2nd – 5th Floors, 2118 Gil Puyat Cor Leveriza S., Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 958-2405 / 09322407742 / 09278056322
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Roselyn M. Mortales
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 3/31/2021 to 3/30/2025
PositionDate Posted

69. Sunrise International Talent Center Inc.

  • Address: 4A, 4D & 4E 4th Floors, 4K Plaza Bldg., 677 Shaw Blvd. Kapitolyo, Pasig
  • Tel No/s: 6687847 / 09228223672
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Hermaranoemi B. Alberto
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 4/25/2019 to 4/24/2023
PositionDate Posted

70. Tai-Fil Manpower Services Corp.

  • Address: 4C, D & E, N.T. CTR, Alabang-Zapote, Tierra Nueva Vill Cupang, Muntinlupa
  • Tel No/s: 5117381
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Franco I. Cambronero
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 7/8/2019 to 7/7/2023
PositionDate Posted

71. Twinstars International Corporation

  • Address: 421&423 P. Tuazon Street Project 4, Quezon City
  • Tel No/s: 421-2527
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Eugene Kaye S. Manzo
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 6/14/2020 to 6/13/2024
PositionDate Posted

72. Uniplan Overseas Employment Inc. (MHM Overseas Employ`t Agency Corp)

  • Address: Ground Floor & Second Floor, NO.302 J.P. Rizal St., Quezon City
  • Tel No/s:  89915181 / 89118548 / 09178055055 / 09175997785
  • Email Address: [email protected]/[email protected]
  • Website: www.uniplanoverseas.com
  • Official Representative: Elnora V. Meria
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 1/23/2020 to 1/22/2024
PositionDate Posted
Frame Construction Work / ScaffolderOctober 12, 2022
Pastry Chef / Cake DecoratorOctober 12, 2022

73. United Global Manpower Resources Inc.

  • Address: 2F, F & C Building, Gil Puyat Avenue Cor. P. Burgos S Pasay
  • Tel No/s: 8347932 / 8347249/ 2385818 / 09989531556 / 09178836868
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.unitedglobal.com.ph
  • Official Representative: Elizabeth S. Corral
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 11/22/2019 to 11/22/2023
PositionDate Posted

74. West Cebu People Solutions Inc.

  • Address: 3F Tsuneishi Group ADM Bldg., WCIP-Sez Buanoy Balamban Cebu City, Cebu
  • Tel No/s: 032-2312299 / 09176256039
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: N/A
  • Official Representative: Jingle G. Rafols
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 8/30/2020 to 8/29/2024
PositionDate Posted

75. YWA Human Resource Corporation (Formerly Yangwha Human Resource Corporation)

  • Address: 1268 Gen. Luna St., Paco, Manila
  • Tel No/s: 5242181 / 5242185 / 5242188 / 0285242181 / 0285242181
  • Email Address: [email protected]
  • Website: www.ywacorp.com
  • Official Representative: Ms. Acela Q. Dilkes
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 11/12/2018 to 11/11/2022
PositionDate Posted

76. Zontar Manpower Services Inc.

  • Address: 2F AND 3F, 856 J Nakpil Street Malate, Manila
  • Tel No/s:  516-4857 / 516-4856 / 2569678 / 09984582280 / 09059117929
  • Email Address: [email protected] / [email protected]
  • Website: zontarphils.com
  • Official Representative: Bleshilda O. Quiray
  • Status: Valid License
  • License Validity: 9/21/2022 to 1/1/2023
PositionDate Posted
Care WorkerOctober 28, 2022

Why You Should Apply for Jobs in Japan Through POEA Agencies

Benefits of Applying Through POEA-Accredited Agencies

An accreditation from the POEA allows a foreign business to recruit Filipino workers through licensed recruitment agencies. It is through this that the POEA can protect OFWs from substandard labor practices and scams such as identity theft and illegal recruitment1.  

The licenses issued are only valid for four years and can be revoked by POEA before the expiration date. Check the POEA’s agency database to see if the agency still has a valid license. 

There are a number of benefits of going through a POEA accredited recruitment agency when applying for a job in Japan, such as the following: 

  • It is much less likely to be scammed or hired by an abusive employer 
  • A number of these recruitment agencies have built a rapport with many of the foreign employers which can help improve your chances of getting the job 
  • They can easily guide you through the whole process so you don’t miss out on important details 
  • In the event of a dispute2, the POEA has the authority to require the recruitment agency to refund a portion of your money as well as to return your papers. 
  • You can contact the POEA if you are approached by an agency that asks you to engage in illegal or suspicious activity. 

How POEA Validates Job Orders

When a foreign company seeks Filipino employees, they go through accredited recruitment agencies, who then send it to the POEA for assessment and approval. The POEA screens these job postings and issues a job order once it has been verified to be a legitimate job opening void of suspicion. As a job applicant, you can now apply for the job opening with the approved job order.  

But be careful. It’s possible that jobs from previous work orders are no longer available. Use the POEA website to look for jobs from the latest job order. Job order details include the date of submission, the names of each position, and the number of positions available.


How To Apply for Jobs in Japan Through POEA-Accredited Agencies: 8 Steps

Now that you’re aware of the advantages of going through an accredited agency, here’s a step-by-step guide on what you need to do so that you can chase after your dream job in Japan.

1. Search for a job position in the POEA database

You can use the list above or the POEA database to do a more in-depth search. Simply choose Japan from the list of countries in the drop-down menu.

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You can sort the order of information on the database for ease of finding your ideal job. Select any of the three available options on their database: 

  • Sort by Date JO was Approved, or the default filter order. It is useful to look at the newest job orders that have been approved by the POEA. 
  • Sort by Agency. This option presents to you the list of approved job orders sorted by the agency name, arranged in alphabetical order. This filter is useful if you’re looking for a job order under a specific recruitment agency 
  • Sort by Position. This arranges the list alphabetically based on the name of the position. This is an excellent option if you’re looking to apply for a specific job position. 

In case you don’t find a job that you are looking for, you can check back again some other day. The database is regularly updated and maintained by the POEA. 

2. Make a list of the job orders

Once you’ve figured out how to use the POEA database, it’s now a good time to create a shortlist of all of the ideal job positions that you want to apply for. You can use the Sort by Position function on the POEA database for an easier time of filtering. After using the filter, you should then: 

  • Check the job order posting date. The newest approved job orders are the most likely to have positions available. 
  • Check the number of open positions available in the job order. The higher the number of open positions, the higher chance for you to be accommodated by the employer and get hired. 

As an example, if you want to apply for a position as an English teacher, make a shortlist of all the job orders based on the date and number of vacancies available using the Sort by Position function. This will help you narrow down your search for viable opportunities that can lead to a job that you want.

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3. Do research on the jobs that you want to apply for

To give you a better idea if you’re qualified for a specific job, you can check out a few online job boards including jobsinjapan.com, gaijinpot.com, careercross.com, and daijob.com. Most of these websites will provide you with a number of job postings containing important information about the job you’re aiming for like job description, expected salary, job requirements, location, and other pertinent details.

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4. Check if the POEA-accredited agency has a valid license

You can verify this by searching for the agency’s name in the POEA’s agency database and checking the status and license validity dates.

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5. Do research on the agency

There are currently more than 150 recruitment agencies that have job orders for job postings in Japan. Similar to job hunting, looking for an agency that can address your needs can go a long way in helping you land the job that you want.

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It is recommended that you visit the agencies’ official websites and social media accounts for more information on them such as: 

  • Contact details and location 
  • Application and recruitment process 
  • Fees (if any) 
  • Support services they provide to OFWs 
  • Reviews from other people who have experience working with the agency 

6. Contact the POEA-Accredited Agency

Get in touch with your chosen accredited agency and get all the relevant information, requirements, and documents that you need before you visit their office. 

7. Update your resume and portfolio

This is your time to put for best foot forward and showcase how your talents and expertise meet the requirements of the job. To have a better chance of getting hired you can do the following: 

  • Learn more about the potential employer, their values, and the specific requirements of the job. You can do this by visiting their official website and social media accounts. 
  • Create a customized cover letter and resume. When you personalize your cover letter, it will let the agency know that you’ve properly prepared for getting the job. Be sure to highlight your greatest achievements and strengths to leave a good first impression and stand out from the competition.
  • Prepare for your interview. You can do this by listing down relevant topics and questions that the interviewer might bring up so that you’re prepared to answer them. You should also consider listing down your own questions for the employer. This shows them your enthusiasm and that you have a genuine interest in performing well at the job.  
  • Start practicing your Nihongo. Though there are jobs that do not require you to speak Japanese, learning Nihongo is a distinct advantage. It opens more opportunities for you both in terms of getting job prospects and generally having an easier time living in Japan. Some companies may require you to have a certain level of Japanese proficiency based on your JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) results. You can check out JLPT’s website for more information on the test and the advantages of the JLPT. 

8. Submit your application

Once you’ve prepared all the requirements, do your due diligence and double-check everything before contacting the agency. Visit them and ask for assistance so that they can guide you the rest of the way. 


What Are the Requirements for Getting a Job in Japan Through POEA-Accredited Agencies?

1. Job-specific qualifications

Depending on the job you’re applying for, you may be required by the employer to show specific documents or credentials to prove that you’re fit for the job. Some of the most common job-specific qualifications include: 

  • JLPT – This is the most widely known and recognized certification of Japanese language proficiency. The levels range from N1 to N5, with N5 being the easiest and N1 the hardest. Obtaining a JLPT accreditation is not a legal requirement for a visa or a hard requirement for many jobs in Japan. However, those with a total of 70 points or higher get preferential treatment at immigration. Having a JLPT accreditation is also concrete proof to an employer of your Japanese language aptitude, which can help get you hired. 
  • University Degree – Depending on the job you’re applying for, some companies have a hard rule of requiring a four-year degree from a university. It’s always a good idea to double-check with the recruitment agency. 
  • Others – There may be other job-specific requirements that your employer may ask for, such as TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication). As always, it would be prudent to ask the recruitment agency. 

2. Documents detailing the hiring company and position you were hired for

Every foreigner who comes to Japan for employment needs a Certificate of Eligibility (COE)3 from the Immigration Services in Japan. Your employer should be in charge of getting a COE application on your behalf. This is also a prerequisite before applying for a Japanese work visa. 

3. Japanese work visa

Working visas are classified by the kind of work or profession the applicant is engaged in. There are nearly 30 different work and long-term visas available for ex-pats. The website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan lists the kind of visas as follows: 

  • Professor (Examples: university professor, assistant professor, assistant, etc.)
  • Artist (Examples: composers, songwriters, artists, sculptors, craftspeople, photographers, etc.)
  • Religious activities (Examples: religious people such as monks, bishops, missionaries, etc.)
  • Journalist (Examples: newspaper journalists, magazine journalists, editors, news cameramen, announcers, etc.) 
  • Business manager (Examples: company presidents, directors, etc.) 
  • Legal/Accounting services (Examples: attorneys, judicial scriveners, public accountants, tax accountants, etc. certified in Japan) 
  • Medical services (Examples: physicians, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, etc. certified in Japan)
  • Researcher (Examples: researchers, investigators, etc. at research institutes, etc.) 
  • Instructor (Examples: teachers, etc. at elementary schools, intermediate schools and high schools) 
  • Engineer/Specialist in humanities/International services (Examples: scientific engineers, IT engineers, foreign language teachers, interpreters, copywriters, designers, etc.) 
  • Intra-company transferee (Examples: people transferred to the Japanese branch (head office of the same company, etc.) 
  • Nursing care (Example: certified care worker) 
  • Entertainer (Examples: musicians, actors, singers, dancers, sportspeople, models, etc.) 
  • Skilled labor (Examples: chefs specializing in the food of a foreign country, animal trainers, pilots, sports trainers, sommeliers, etc.) 
  • Specified skilled worker (i.e., work-ready foreign nationals who possess certain expertise and skills in certain industrial fields) 
  • Technical intern training (Examples: Technical intern) 

Aside from the work visa categories in the list above, Japan has also introduced the specified skills visa (tokutei ginou) for foreign workers in certain labor sectors. The specified skills visa is further split into types: 

a. Specified Skills Visa 1-SSV1 – valid for 1 year and renewable for up to five years. Workers who have this visa are not able to bring their families with them. Skilled workers in the following fields are eligible for this visa: 

  • Agriculture 
  • Materials processing 
  • Nursing care 
  • Shipbuilding 
  • Restaurants 
  • Airport ground handling and aircraft maintenance 
  • Food and beverage 
  • Hotels 
  • Industrial machinery 
  • Electronics and electric machinery 
  • Building cleaning 
  • Construction 
  • Vehicle maintenance 
  • Fishery 

b. Specified Skills Visa 2-SSV2 – renewable indefinitely and workers with this visa may bring their family to Japan. Workers on Visa 1-SSV1 can apply for the Visa 2-SSV2 once they have achieved higher levels of specialization in their field. 

The last category would be the highly skilled professional visa4. However, this is only available for professions in advanced specialized or technical activities. Thus, they are rarely if at all found through POEA-accredited agencies.

For further details on the requirements specific to each kind of working visa, you can go to the website of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)

4. Philippine government requirements

Aside from your host country and employers’ requirements, the POEA has the following requirements to properly prepare you for working overseas. 

  • PEOS Certificate – the PEOS is an 8-module online seminar that’s designed to educate you about overseas job application procedures, documentary requirements for working abroad, and protecting yourself from illegal recruitment scams. The seminar is free and you can register through their official website.  
  • Overseas Employment Certificate (OEC) – all OFWs are required to have an OEC when departing for or returning to their work overseas. Also known as exit clearance/pass, the OEC is a document that certifies that you are legally registered under the POEA. As a perk, you can use it to get travel tax and airport terminal fee exemptions.

How Much Will It Cost To Go Through a POEA-Accredited Agency To Get a Job in Japan?

1. Placement Fee

There are no placement fees for workers to be deployed to Japan except for the following cases5

  • Entertainers (musicians, theater actors, or performance artists in broadcasting programs, movies, vaudeville, theaters, etc.) 
  • Models (models in fashion shows or other events, commercial models, art models) 
  • Scientists (those involved in research, planning, management, instruction of technical matters for business activities) 
  • Management Executives 
  • Skilled Workers (pass the technical skill test provided by Article 44, paragraph 1 of the Human Resources Development Promotion Act {Act No. 64 of 1969} for the special grade or the first grade or any corresponding skill, and provides businesses utilizing such skill for production or other business activities) 

Placement fees may only be collected from these occupations when they have earned at least 7 million yen or more in the first year since employment. Fees may be equivalent to 10.8% of their initial 6-month earnings after employment but cannot exceed one (1) month’s salary as per the Revised POEA Rules and Regulations Governing the Recruitment and Employment of Land-based Overseas Filipino Workers of 20166

2. Documentation Fees

Of the documents that you need when looking for a job abroad, the following are the ones with fees attached to them: 

3. Test Fees


Tips & Warnings

1. Until the end of February 2022, the new entry of foreign nationals is suspended to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Japan

You can coordinate with your agency if this7 will affect your application.

2. Keep yourself updated on the latest scams that you should watch out for

For reference, here are some common red flags that you might encounter:

  • The agency is not accredited with the POEA. You can verify the accreditation status of an agency by checking the list of accredited agencies on the POEA website
  • You are asked to pay by the agency before you can get a job or you’re being asked for more than the required placement fee. Recruitment costs should be shouldered by the employer. The placement fee is often waived, save for some exceptions. In those cases, the placement fee may only be collected when you have earned at least 7 million yen or more in the first year since employment. 
  • There is insufficient information about the job and the requirements. Avoid applying for a job that lacks details if the agency and employer are not willing to give you enough information about it. This is especially true for getting a job in a different country. 
  • There is little to no information about the employer on the internet. Most legitimate employers will likely have an official website or social media pages where you can find more information on them.  

3. Do your research on your potential employer

Learn more about the company’s culture and values, what exactly they do, how they conduct business, and how they treat their employees. All of these are important so that you can better gauge if you will be a good fit for the job.  

It is also an excellent way to prepare for your interview so that you can better answer their questions, and in turn, you can also ask them the right questions in preparation for getting the job. 


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Are there Manila-based accredited agencies for jobs in Japan?

Yes, there are a number of Manila-based accredited agencies that recruit workers from various industries ranging from caregivers to dancers. The following Manila-based agencies have some of the greatest numbers of approved job orders from 2021 to 2022: 

AgencyOffice Location and Contact Details
Prudential Employment Agency Inc. – Main Branch Address: 2nd & 3rd Floors Manahin Corporation Building, #70 Gloria Diaz St, BF Resort Village, Las Piñas, 1740 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8403 2823 
Twinstars International Corporation Address: 421 P. Tuazon Blvd, Project 4, Quezon City, 1109 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8928 3814 
Subaru Enterprises, Inc.  Address: 2195 G. G. Cruz, cor M. Roxas St, Baclaran, Parañaque, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8852 3885 
UNO Overseas Placement, Inc.  Address: 867 M.F. Jhocson, Sampaloc, Manila, 1008 Metro Manila  Contact Number: (02) 8743 1134 
Studio 85 Promotions Inc  Address: 2118 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave, Pasay, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: 0975 726 8896 
Aqium International, Inc.  Address: Unit 2a 4K Plaza Bldg., #677 Shaw Blvd., Pasig, Metro Manila  Contact Number: (02) 8633 2759 
Studio Kay International Corporation Address: 1038 Teresa St, Makati, 1208 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8897 6721 
Multi-Orient Manpower & Management Services Inc Address: 2/F, RECRAA Building, Vitalez Compound, Service Road 1700 Parañaque, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: 0917 506 8590 
SANKO EMPLOYMENT SOLUTIONS INC., Address:  Unit A 1/F, 2275 Interior Padre, Burgos St, Pasay, 1300 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8805 9855 
Alizabeth Recruitment Incorporated Address:  4th Floor, East 21 Manila Bldg, 1724 A. Mabini St, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8521 5179 
Sunrise International Talent Center, Inc. Address:  Unit 4A, 4K Plaza Bldg, 677 Shaw Blvd, Pasig, 1600 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8637 3816 
Chartreuse Prime Recruitment Specialists, Incorporation Address: 138 CPDC Bldg, Gen. Luna St, Taguig  
Contact Number: (02) 8643 7984 
AML & GS Placement Ent. Co. Inc  Address:  Taft Ave, Manila, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 523 5794 / 994 3682 
NONSTOP OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT CORPORATION Address: 1712 A. Mabini St, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila  Contact Number: (632) 400 5077 / (632) 400-5079 
Royal Gem Resources and Manpower Development Corp.  Address: Doninan Building, 36 4th Ave East, Grace Park, Caloocan, 1403 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8365 3246 
Placewell International Services Corporation   Address:  6488 Medina St, Makati, 1230 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (049) 511 4285 
Phil. Assist Life Manpower Corporation  Address:  282 EDSA Ext, Pasay, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: 09178002713 
Multi-Resources Development Corp  Address: 14 United St, Pasig, 1603 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8654 1808 
Philasia Human Resources Inc Address: Trident Tower, 28 Floor, 312 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave, Makati, 1200 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8552 3617 
YWA Human Resource Corporation  Address: 1268 Gen. Luna St, Paco, Manila, 1007 Metro Manila  Contact Number: (02) 8524 7777 
Mission Way Manpower Services, Inc. Address:  1828 San Marcelino St, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila  Contact Number: (02) 8522 7386 
I-Link Solutions Manpower Agency Incorporated Address:  Lot 4, Block 1, Delphi Street, Vista Verde Executive Village, Cainta, 1900  
Contact Number: (02) 8531 5840 
Channel International Placement Services Corporation Address: Unit 206 Armal Plaza, 263 C. Raymundo Ave, Pasig, 1607 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8790 5920 
Ark Overseas Human Resource Corporation  Address: RM 302, 3F, Executive Bldg. Ctr, Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave, Makati, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: 0906 234 4572 / 0999 416 5086 
Uniplan Overseas Employment Inc  Address: 302 J.P. Rizal St., Project 4, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines 1109  
Contact Number: (+632) 911 5181 
Mother’s Way Overseas Manpower Specialist Corp Address:  Rm 301-303, 3rd Flr, 156 Antonio S. Arnaiz Ave, Pasay, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 889 5964 
Agility International Manpower Solution Inc. Address: Unit 511, 2nd Flr, Jerr Building, Alonzo Street, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 799 7700 local 167 
Alpha Tomo Int’l Manpower Services, Inc. Address: 57-D1 Sct. Chuatoco St, Diliman, Quezon City, 1103 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: 0939 828 9050 
JCJ Management Services & International Promotion Address: Room 206, 400 & 402 FSE Building, 3671-3673 Bautista St, Makati, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 501 9381 
JRT Magica International Placement and General Services Address:  2646H Taft Ave, Malate, Manila, 1004 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8526 0031 
Jopman Corporation Address: 2nd Floor Pelaez Bldg, 775 JP Rizal St, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 8365 3122 / (02) 525 4661 / 0928 500 9464 
Nevika Human Resource Internationale, Incorporated Address:  5151 Filmore St, Makati, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (02) 728 3334 
Fluor Manpower Agency Inc Address: Units 101 & 102 Casa Pennsylvania, 1638, Leon Guinto St, Malate, Manila, Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 8842 6741 
Tai-Fil Manpower Services Corporation Address:  4C, D & E, N.T. Ctr, Alabang–Zapote Rd, Cupang, Muntinlupa, 1771 Metro Manila  
Contact Number: (+632) 511 7381 
Nihon Kokusai Recruitment Agency Incorporated Address: 2nd Flr, Kallista Bldg., B1 L4, BF Drive, BF Resort Village, Las Piñas  
Contact Number: (+632) 8801 0353 

2. Are there Cebu-based accredited agencies for jobs in Japan?

Yes. The following is the list of Cebu-based agencies with approved job orders from 2021 to 2022: 

AgencyOffice Location and Contact Details
Golden Gateway International Manpower Services Inc. Address: 28 A. Climaco St, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu  
Contact Number: (032) 253 1566 
Richelle Manpower Agency Co Address: 2175 Andres Abellana Ext, Villalon Subdivision, Cebu City, 6000 Cebu  
Contact Number: (032) 239 7453 / 0908 869 7234 
West Cebu People Solutions, Inc.  Address: 3rd Flr, Tsuneishi Admin Bldg, WCIP-SEZ, Buanoy, Balamban 6041 Balamban, Cebu  
Contact Number: 0917 625 6039 / (032) 231 2299 
PSC Primary Skills, Inc.  Address: Unit 2 Ground Flr Pres. Quezon St, Cebu City, Cebu  Contact Number: (032) 260 1884 

3. Can I get a job in Japan without going through POEA-accredited agencies?

As a rule of thumb, there is a ban on direct hiring. As a result, all Filipino workers who will be working abroad will have to go through POEA-accredited agencies. Consequently, all foreign employers who will hire Filipino workers are required by the Philippine government to undergo a verification/accreditation process8 by the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) and the POEA. 

But there are a few exceptions9

  • Members of the Diplomatic Corps; International Organizations; and Heads of State and Government Officials with the rank of at least Deputy Minister 
  • If the employer applied for an exemption from the ban, which will be subjected to POLO’s evaluation and subsequent recommendation for POEA’s approval

4. How do Japanese employers hire Filipinos through POEA?

Foreign employers, including those in Japan, must hire Filipino workers through POEA-licensed private employment and manning agencies to meet their manpower needs. If the foreign employer is a government entity or a government-owned or controlled enterprise, the latter can use the POEA’s Government Placement Branch to process its recruiting (GPB). 

Prospective employers interested in hiring Filipino workers should check the official list of licensed private employment agencies (land-based and sea-based) available at their nearest Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO), Philippine Embassy/Consulate in their country, or the POEA website at www.poea.gov.ph. For agency referral assistance, the employer may contact the POEA directly



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