We now start secondary recruitment of City Volunteers for Fujisawa City!

May 7,2019

We now start secondary recruitment of City Volunteers for Fujisawa City!

Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games

City Volunteers for Fujisawa City

Secondary Recruitment


Towards the TOKYO 2020 Games, we now start second recruitment of City Volunteers for Fujisawa City to welcome the spectators. The “City Volunteers” are to welcome guests from Japan and abroad with the spirit of ‘Omotenashi’ at the transportation hubs and tourist areas, directing the traffic and providing tourist information/guidance while serving as ‘the face of Fujisawa City’. The recruitment period is 10 April through 5 July.


Recruitment Overview

Recruitment Period: Wednesday 10 April ~ Friday 5 July, 2019

Recruitment Numbers: Approx. 800 people

Volunteering Period: Sunday 26 July ~ Wednesday 5 August, 2020

(at least 5 days, around 5 hours per day)

Eligible Applicants

Those who were born on or before 1 April, 2002

Able to have a simple conversation (able to communicate) in Japanese

*In case of too many applicants, successful candidates will be selected by lottery.


【Special Notice】

◆Applicants must be able to have a simple conversation (able to communicate) in Japanese. Please report the level of your Japanese conversation.

    • BeginnerVery basic communication skills such as saying ''Hello'' and ''Konnichiwa''

    • Basic】 Basic conversation, reading & writing skills

    • Intermediate】 Business level conversation, reading & writing skills

    • Advanced】 Native level conversation, reading & writing skills

    • Native】 Native speaker


Applicants must arrange their transportation to/from Fujisawa and accommodation during volunteering period by themselves. Fujisawa city will not arrange any transportation and accommodation for volunteers.

◆General training will start in October. Overseas applicants may take the general training via e-learning on the internet. Please be aware that the training contents will be in Japanese. Other trainings such as role-specific training will be held in July, 2020, just before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games.



If you are interested in applying for a City Volunteer, please click on "Contact Us" far below to email us!

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