R&D for new pesticide (Asian national, Chemistry/Agriculture background)

JLPT 2 or above (Engineer)


Founded nearly 100 years ago, the company has firmly established itself as one of the global leader in chemical industry. By leveraging on its accumulated unique technologies and know-how, the company has consistently provided highly functional and high value-added chemical products in diverse fields such as agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and specialty chemicals. Furthermore, the company has always been mindful of the doctrine of responsible care and as a result, has driven business activities with attention to the environment, safety, and health. 


The company started expanding its business into the agrochemical field in the 1950s. Since then, many of its products have been used widely in about 100 countries worldwide. Going forward, given the increasing concern over the safety and reliability of foods, the company are conducting R&D in horticulture and agrochemicals with sufficient effects in even small volumes and low residuals.


▪️Corporate culture:

The company values people to maximize its potential at work place.  More than 90% of new graduate stay in the scompany even after 3 years. On average, people work there for around 15 years. 

・More than 90% eligible people take maternity/faternity leave

・The company encourages everyone to suggest new ideas regardless of their age or position title.


▪️global aspects:

The company has its offices in New York,  Shanghai, Seaoul, Bangkok and in other Asian cities.


Odawara-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan

Job Description

Job Description

Research and develop Agricultural chemical for food production, new pesticide by functional materials, and organic synthesis products


(Example, schedule for one day)

9:00am Meeting for the current in the morning

9:30am Spray new pesticide to the farm field

1:00pm Check effect of the new drug id it is effective to kill ticks in the lab

3:00pm Manage and check the condition of the pests which are used for the experiments


▪Requirement There are two types: 

1) Chinese, Chemistry Major

Nationality: Chinese

Japanese level: N2

Educational background: Master’s or PhD in Chemistry or Agriculture


2) Any other Asian national,  Agrictulture major

Nationality: From Asian country (They particularly look for people from Thailand and Vietnamese) 

Japanese level: N2

Educational background: Master’s or PhD in Chemistry or Agriculture


▪Best fit for those:

who have high communication skills

who have different perspective

whose personality is resilience




Phd(26 year’s old)/242,400 yen

Master’s(24 year’s old)/227,400 yen  

Bonuses: 3 times a year

Salary Promotion: Once year (April)

Many Allowances for housing, overtime work, family and so on

Work hour: 9:00~17:30

Holiday: Saturday and Sunday 

Overtime work will be paid


▪️Career path:

If you have PhD degree, you will be promoted to team leader in around 4 years time. After 10 years, you would be assigned to lead global project abroad. You are expected to eventually play the local office leader position there. 

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 


First the organization will be screening your resume.  If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company. 

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