Work With Us - December 2019 to March 2020

The Address Akakura Hotel Apartments offers high quality, unique accommodation and facilities and is looking for the best of the best to join our team from mid-December to end of March 2020. We are seeking highly motivated, experienced, detail-oriented people to join our professional team in providing exceptional hospitality and service to all our guests. We are looking for versatile people to work across a range of roles within the hotel, cafe and bar.

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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The Akakura Cafe

CAfe & Bar staff

The Akakura Café is a happy, vibrant and friendly workplace and the individuals 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 by day offers breakfast, lunch, and health conscious options. By night, it operates as a Wine & Scotch bar with a signature cocktail menu.

We are looking for PEOPLE who: 

  • Have a variety of experience in café, bar and the hospitality industry and are willing to work in crossover roles within our hotel, cafe and bar.

  • Are highly motivated, have an eye for detail, display pride in their work and have meticulous cleaning habits.

  • Are health conscious and can add value to the café and bar with ideas and knowledge

  • Have a passion for delivering outstanding service

  • Are well groomed and professional.

  • Are trustworthy and have an engaging personality.

  • Work well in a team environment.


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Chef

The Akakura Café is looking for a seasoned chef to run and operate the 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 with a passion for healthy, nutritious food.

  • Is committed to exceptional quality and food presentation

  • 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 experienced kitchen hands to support the chef with the operation of the café kitchen, food preparation, and cleaning. The café has a reputation for producing the best coffee in town and offers high quality breakfast, lunch, and healthy alternatives.

We are looking for energetic, creative people with an interest in cooking and food, to work in a lively and interesting kitchen environment.

 We are looking for people who: 

  • Are quick-thinking multitaskers able to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Are reliable, diligent and hardworking

  • Are able to take the initiative

  • Are professional, well groomed and friendly

  • Work well on their own and in a team environment.


The Address Akakura

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 people who: 

  • Are willing to work in crossover roles within our hotel, cafe and bar.

  • Are able to work efficiently with a high level of attention to detail.

  • Take pride in their work and have meticulous cleaning habits.

  • Are well groomed and professional.

  • Work well on their own and especially in a team environment.


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Driver

The Address Akakura is looking for qualified and experienced hotel drivers 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 hotel operations and maintenance.

We are looking for people who: 

  • Have a highly professional attitude, are hardworking and reliable.

  • Are well presented, friendly and extremely responsible.

  • Have experience with driving passenger vehicles in the snow and have a valid Japanese or International drivers license.

  • Work 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