Work in a Japanese ski resort with Stay Nozawa

About us

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 all year-round position *Please inquire for availability at any time

Seasonal positions 


Venue Managers

Venue Assistant Managers

Front Desk 

Room Attendants

Food & Beverage

F&B Supervisors

Kitchen supervisor


Front of house




Sushi Chef / apprentice


Retail Shop

Sales Staff

Guest Services



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.


  • Social Security
  • Access to shared lift pass
  • Complimentary meal or drink on working day 
  • Food and beverage discounts at related venues
  • Staff accommodation available (¥20,000/~)


If you would like to apply please send an email with Resume attached (PDF file only) to: