Bilingual (Japanese-English) Automotive Regulatory Compliance Specialist


Automaker office in Farmington Hills seeks a bilingual (Japanese-English) coordinator/specialist in vehicle regulations and compliance.

Full-time, direct hire position.


  • Follow vehicle regulations (emissions, GHG, safety, etc.) and support the company in developing vehicles and engines for the US market that comply with laws and regulations of the US.
  • Act as a liaison with the EPA, CARB (California Air Resources Board) and NHTSA (National
  • Highway Traffic Safety Association) regarding certification and collection of rulemaking information for company products.
  • Report/summarize results to company management.
  • Attend meetings of various industry associations and report back to company management about activities, regulations, and policies.
  • Assist engineers in communications and negotiations with the EPA, CARB, and NHTSA.
  • Attend and support plant audits, compliance tests, etc.
  • Collect information of regulations related to vehicle safety, exhaust emissions, GHG, certifications, and recalls and report to the company.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Japanese and English.
  • Bachelor’s degree, engineering degree would be a plus
  • Engineering experience and auto industry experience preferred
  • Existing knowledge of related regulations and standards would be a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems
  • Good MSOffice skills – Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to work well with a diverse, international team

Farmington Hills, MI

Salary commensurate with experience.

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Job Type:
Full-time, direct

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