About us

Work in a Japanese ski resort with Stay Nozawa

Stay Nozawa operates several types of accommodations, restaurants, bars and retail shop in Nozawa Onsen village. Our diversified team members are attracted by the rich nature and culture of this village, and gathered here from all over the world to work based on our philosophy – “To share the essence (spirit) of Nozawa Onsen”.

We are looking for people who share our philosophy and values to deliver the best experience to our guests.


Full-time / part-time year-round positions.
Seasonal positions.
  • Venue Managers
  • Venue Assistant Managers
  • Front Desk
  • Housekeepers
Food & Beverage
  • F&B Supervisors
  • Kitchen supervisor
  • Barista
  • Front of house
  • Chefs / Cooks
  • Bakers
  • Sushi Chef / apprentice
  • Bartenders
Retail Shop
  • Sales Staff
Guest Services
  • Ski / Snowboard Instructors
  • Drivers
  • Porters
  • Snowshovellers and all-rounders

Application Requirements


  • If you are not a Japanese citizen, you must have a valid visa/ working holiday visa that allows you to work.
  • Have the ability to work with ambition and a positive attitude
  • Have a sense of hospitality and a hospitality spirit to deliver the best service to our customers
  • Ability to think and work independently
    Experience working in a hospitality related environment

Preferred skills:

  • Japanese language
  • Valid driver license* (Essential for driver position)

Work hours

*Working hours and days off vary depending on position and season. (Shifts)


Fixed monthly rate or hourly rate, varies depending on position and experience.

To be determined after interview and consultation.


If you would like to apply, please submit your cover letter and resume (PDF ONLY) to recruitment@staynozawa.com