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Murata providing contract employment to workers from pandemic impacted JTB GAIAREC


Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
President: Norio Nakajima  


Conducted in cooperation with the Industrial Employment Stabilization Center of Japan’s Osaka Office, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has offered contract employment opportunities to loaned workers from JTB GAIAREC, INC. This offer is in support of the Center’s efforts to provide employment to workers from companies which have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

The loaned workers will begin at Murata in April 2021. The contract period is expected to be one year with the possibility of an extension depending on the COVID-19 situation.
By employing workers from a different industry, Murata hopes to gain awareness and insights beyond itself and its industry, taking this as an opportunity for further growth.

Start of acceptance
April 2021

Number of workers accepted

Type of employment
*The workers will be loaned to work at Murata for a certain period of time while remaining employees of JTB GAIAREC.

Place of employment
Head office

Loan period
One year (anticipated)   


A JTB Corp. group company that sells and arranges overseas study and homestays, etc. Head office address:
9F, Sumitomo Ikebukuro Station Bldg., 1-10-1 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 170-0013
Established: October 1, 2009
Number of employees: 202 (as of April 1, 2020)

About the Industrial Employment Stabilization Center of Japan

A public institution that assists in the loaning and transfer of workers between companies, including employment sharing (loaning of worker who remain employees of their original employer), through its nationwide network.
Head office address:
5F, Sumitomo Seimei Kameido-eki-mae Bldg., 2-18-10 Kameido, Koto-ku, Tokyo 136-0071


Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world.

For more information, visit Murata's website

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