Myoko Kogen employment opportunities at Echo Lodge

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Company: Echo Lodge
Location: Akakura Onsen
Myoko Kogen
Niigata

Introduction:

SKI LODGE STAFF NEEDED FOR THE 2018 – 2019 WINTER SEASON (URGENT)

Echo lodge is a charming traditional Japanese lodge (15 guest rooms) located in the heart of the Myoko Kogen ski area. It has been run by local Japanese for many years, but has recently been acquired by a group of international ski enthusiast with deep hospitality experience.

Ski-in ski-out location, right next to the central ski-lift in Akakura Onsen, Myoko Kogen
Opportunity to interact with Japanese locals, traditional lodge with a good mix of local Japanese and international guests
Experience powder days when you’re off shift, with average annual snowfall of 13m
Potential for long term positions as the group is establishing a brand and revamping next season with more locations in the pipeline
Professional training, international exposure, and attractive package of benefits

ABOUT AKAKURA ONSEN – MYOKO KOGEN

Comparable snowfall (more in fact), size and lift infrastructure vs Niseko
Established in the 1930’s as Japan’s first international ski resort
Hub to many nearby resorts, collectively a much bigger ski universe (heart of the Japan Alps)
Relatively easy access from Tokyo
Akakura Onsen is a traditional hot spring village gathering popularity with international visitors due to the abundant snow at its resident and nearby resorts, including Madarao

Details:

Looking to fill the following roles / shared responsibilities

• FRONT DESK
• KITCHEN HAND
• GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING

PREFERRED ATTRIBUTES

Japanese (intermediate level and above) and English
Hospitality experience (preferred but not a must – internship roles available)
International Driver’s License
Flexible attitude and ability to multi task
High School graduate and above
Legally able to work in Japan (Japanese Nationals or Relevant Working Visa)

JOB BENEFITS

+/-40h/week. Minimum 1 day off, Maximum 2 day off /week
Free accommodation
Free meals - Free Ski pass
Discount on rental and ski lesson
Transportation from Tokyo or Airport refunded
Chance to earn extra income if keen to pick up some extra work
1,000 – 1,200 yen per hour, adjustable depending on work experience
Internship opportunities also available for those with less experience
Working with an international team with advancement opportunities

How to apply:

To apply or seeking further information, email to both:
toby@audacyventures.com & tim@audacyventures.com