Employment with Whiteroom

Are you looking for amazing cultural experience, working in the industry that you love, skiing deep pow and having a great time?

Whiteroom is looking for people who want to join a growing team of passionate skiers and snowboarders. Currently, we have a variety of positions available for those with enthusiasm, dedication and excellent skills.

Check out the tabs below for more information.

Whiteroom Mission

Whiteroom is the leading provider of Japan snow experiences, offering unrivalled regional expertise and a contagious love of adventure.

Whiteroom Values

  • Providing personalised professionalism
  • Tirelessly striving to exceed customer expectation
  • Inspiring with our passion for all things snow
  • Celebrating and sharing our love of adventure
  • Honesty and respect to ourselves, others and our environment

Working a season in the snow combines hard work and loads of fun into an experience of a lifetime. If this sounds like you then please read the job descriptions below and send a cover letter & resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We look forward to welcoming you as part of the Whiteroom team.

Often as the first point of contact for our clients in Japan, Whiteroom are looking Guest Services staff that will be outgoing, organised and can think on their feet. Our Guest Services staff are often the centre of our operation, liaising with clients and our guiding team to ensure the smooth running of our daily operation.

Based out of our busy offices and sales fronts in either Niseko or Furano this role will require you to be able to manage multiple tasks at one time whilst still insuring a high level of customer service.

If a season working and living in one of the snowiest places on earth and if you have a head for sales, customer service and administration this may be your dream role.

 

Details

  • Mid-December to mid-March contracts
  • Competitive rates based on experience and qualifications
  • Staff accommodation provided

 

Position Requirements

    • Proven track record in a customer facing role
    • Strong computer skills with knowledge of google sheets
    • Ability to manage multiple tasks at a time
    • A background in sales
    • A fun outgoing personality that will be happy to work within a close team
    • Previous experience working within the ski industry – preferred

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are looking for a qualified, experienced Bar & Cafe Manager to join the team at Whiteroom for the 2019/2020 Japan ski season & beyond. Based in Niseko Hirafu, Half Note is a Cafe, Bar, Live Music and Big Screen Sports Events venue popular with visitors & seasonal staff to Niseko. The venue operates throughout the season as a cafe 7-11am then Bar, Live Music & Big Screen Events venue 3pm-midnight.

 

Details
Successful applicants will receive a package based on experience which includes;

  • November 2019 to April 2020 contract
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Season ski pass
  • Meals
  • Accommodation provided
  • Time to enjoy the mountains

 

Position Requirements

  • Previous venue management experience & proven track record is essential
  • Customer service & teamwork focused
  • Ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa or experience/qualifications to gain a skilled migrant visa
  • International drivers license

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are looking for experienced chefs to join the team at Whiteroom for the 2019/2020 Japan ski season. Based in Niseko Hirafu, Half Note is a Cafe, Bar, Live Music and Big Screen Sports Events venue popular with visitors & seasonal staff to Niseko. The venue operates throughout the season delivering breakfasts, bar snacks & dinner.

Details
Successful applicants will receive a package based on experience which includes;

  • December to late March contracts
  • competitive remuneration
  • season ski pass
  • meals
  • staff accommodation provided
  • plenty of time to enjoy the mountains

Position Requirements

  • previous experience in a fast paced venue
  • quality product delivery
  • customer service & teamwork focused
  • ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa or experience/qualifications to gain a skilled migrant visa
  • international drivers license

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are looking for an experienced cook to join the team at Whiteroom for the 2019/2020 Japan ski season. Based in Niseko Hirafu, Pension Full Note is a Japanese style bed & breakfast with Half Note below it, a Cafe, Bar, Live Music and Big Screen Sports Events venue popular with visitors & seasonal staff to Niseko. The venue operates throughout the season delivering breakfasts, bar snacks & dinner.

Details
Successful applicants will receive a package based on experience which includes;

  • December to late March contracts
  • competitive remuneration
  • season ski pass
  • meals
  • staff accommodation available
  • plenty of time to enjoy the mountains

Position Requirements

  • previous experience in a fast-paced venue
  • quality product delivery
  • customer service & teamwork focused
  • ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa or experience/qualifications to gain a skilled migrant visa
  • international drivers license

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are looking for experienced barista to join the team at Whiteroom for the 2019/2020 Japan ski season. Based in Niseko Hirafu, Half Note is a Cafe, Bar, Live Music and Big Screen Sports Events venue popular with visitors & seasonal staff to Niseko. The venue operates throughout the season as a cafe 7-11am then Bar, Live Music & Big Screen Events venue 3pm-midnight.

 

Details
Successful applicants will receive a package based on experience which includes;

  • December 2019 to mid-March 2020 contract
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Season ski pass
  • Accommodation provided
  • Plenty of time to enjoy the mountains

 

Position Requirements

  • Previous experience in a fast-paced venue
  • Proven record of quality coffee production across the spectrum of coffees
  • Customer service & teamwork focused
  • Ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa
  • International drivers license

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are looking for outgoing people to join the team at Whiteroom for the 2019/2020 Japan ski season. Based in Niseko Hirafu, Pension Full Note is a Japanese style bed & breakfast with all the comforts of a western ski lodge.

 

Details
Successful applicants will receive a package includes;

  • December to mid March contracts
  • competitive remuneration
  • season ski pass
  • staff accommodation provided
  • plenty of time to enjoy the mountains

 

Position Requirements

  • previous experience in lodge work desirable
  • cooking, bar work & handyman experience desirable
  • customer service & team work focused
  • ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa
  • international drivers license

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

Whiteroom is looking for experienced snow professionals that can show a proven track record of leading groups and working in avalanche terrain. A desire to work alongside a tight team will be required whilst also having the ability to think on your feet as scenarios change.

This position is strongly customer focused so the right candidate will need great communication skills and will have the ability to go the extra mile to show our clients the best of what Japan has to offer both on and off the snow.

 

Details

  • Mid-December to mid-March contracts
  • Competitive rates based on experience and qualifications
  • Staff accommodation provided

 

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of current 40 hours first aid qualification
  • NZ or CAA Avalanche operations level 1 or equivalent, level 2 is preferred
  • Clear experience working in an avalanche program
  • Customer service focus
  • Clean driver’s license
  • The ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa or experience/qualifications to gain a skilled migrant visa.

 

To apply for this position please send a Cover Letter and Resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com