Work With Us - December 2018 to March 2019

The Address Akakura Hotel Apartments offers high quality, unique accommodation and facilities and are looking for the best of the best to join our team from mid-December to end of March 2019. We are looking for highly motivated, experienced, detail-oriented people to join our professional team in providing exceptional hospitality and service for all our guests. 

If living and working in the Japanese Alps for the upcoming season sounds exciting, then we may have the job for you. 

Current Job Opportunities

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Barista

The Akakura Café is a happy, vibrant and friendly workplace and the individual we are looking for will thrive in this environment. They will create a welcoming, relaxed, and quality experience for guests and customers. The Akakura Café has a reputation for producing the best coffee in town and offers breakfast, lunch, healthy alternatives and health conscious options. This season the café will operate as a Wine & Scotch bar by night.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Is highly motivated, experienced and potentially has cross over skills in Bartending.
  • Has an eye for detail, pride in their work and has meticulous cleaning habits.
  • Is health conscious and adds value to the café with ideas, knowledge and initiative.
  • Is well groomed and professional. 
  • Has an engaging personality.
  • Works well on their own and especially in a team environment. 

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Bartender

The Address Akakrua Hotel is looking for an enthusiastic bartender to provide an excellent guest experience for our Wine & Scotch bar in The Akakura Café. The Akakura Café is a happy, vibrant and friendly workplace and the individual we are looking for will thrive in this environment. They will create a welcoming, relaxed, and quality experience for guests and customers.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Has a passion for delivering outstanding service
  • Has a strong work ethic and a "can do" attitude
  • Has an eye for detail, pride in their work and has meticulous cleaning habits
  • Is highly professional and has exceptional grooming standard
  • Is trustworthy and has an engaging personality

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Chef

The Akakura Café is looking for a seasoned chef to run and operate the café kitchen.The café has a reputation for producing the best coffee in town and offers high quality breakfast, lunch, healthy alternatives and health conscious options.

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Is highly motivated, experienced and has a passion for healthy, nutritious food.
  • Is committed to exceptional quality and food preparation
  • Has knowledge of common food allergies and appropriate alternatives
  • Takes pride in their work, pays attention to detail and has exceptional cleaning habits.
  • Is creative, hardworking, and able to contribute new ideas and knowledge.
  • Has a positive work attitude, is well groomed and professional
  • Works well on their own and especially in a team environment.

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Kitchen hand

The Akakura Café is looking for an experienced kitchenhand to support the chef with the operation of the café kitchen, food preparation, cleaning and sanitation. 

 We are looking for someone who: 

  • Is a quick-thinking multitasker able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Is reliable, diligent and hardworking
  • Is able to take the initiative 
  • Is professional, well groomed and friendly
  • Works well on their own and in a team environment. 

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Housekeeping

The Address Akakura is a 4-star hotel with 12 hotel apartment style rooms, café, restaurant and onsite onsens. We are committed to providing high quality, unique accommodation and facilities to our guests with a dedication to exceptional hospitality and service. We are looking for experienced and dependable cleaning staff to join our team. 

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Has a track record of excellence and experience in the hotel industry
  • Is able to work efficiently with a high level of attention to detail
  • Takes pride in their work and has meticulous cleaning habits.
  • Is well groomed and professional. 
  • Works well on their own and especially in a team environment. 

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Driver

The Address Akakura is looking for a qualified and experienced hotel driver who will assist with the transportation of guests to and from the local train station, ski resorts and supermarkets. The role also includes many day to day duties associated with running the hotel including snow clearing and staff transport where needed. 

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Has a highly professional attitude, is hardworking and reliable. 
  • Is well presented, friendly and extremely responsible. 
  • Has experience with driving passenger vehicles in the snow and has a valid Japanese or International drivers license. 
  • Works well on their own and in a team environment. 

All applicants must 

  • Be eligible for a Working Visa in Japan (under 30 years old)
  • Have experience and qualifications in the role they are applying for 
  • Have experience in the hospitality industry
  • Commit to the full season late December – mid-March
  • Have a great work ethic, be friendly and a team player
  • Be someone who takes the initiative, is creative and resourceful and takes pride in their work.

 

Would be an advantage if: 

  • You have Japanese language ability
  • You have previous experience working a ski/winter season position
  • Hold or can obtain an International Drivers Licence

Apply

If you think you fit our profile and have something unique to offer please send your CV, passport copy and cover letter to kate@theaddressakakura.com

 
 
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