Employment with Whiteroom Tours

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

Whiteroom Tours are 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.

Current positions:

  • Ski and Snowboard guides – Niseko and Furano
  • Cafe/Bar Manager Furano
  • Cafe/Bar staff Furano and Niseko

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 team.

Applications close August 20th

 

Whiteroom are looking for experienced snow professional that can show a proven track record of 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 as scenarios change.

This position will be 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 snow.

If suitable our guides can expect to be involved in teaching some of our 2-day and 4-day avalanche education course that we run throughout the winter.

 

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
  • CAA Avalanche operations level 1 or equivalent, level 2 is prefered
  • Clear experience working in an avalanche program
  • Customer service focus
  • Clean Driver license
  • The ability to get a Japanese working holiday visa or experience / qualifications to become sponsored.

 

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

Looking for a qualified, experienced Café & Bar Manager/Supervisor to join the team at Whiteroom Tours for the 2017/2018 Japan ski season. Based in Furano, Whiteroom Aprés Café & Bar is situated directly across from the Kitanomine Gondola. We will be offering Allpress Espresso, breakfast, lunch and apres food service.

We are looking to recruit a Cafe Manager to look after all day to day operations of the café in Furano. The successful candidate will have a track record in the leadership and management of fast paced cafes.

This role requires an energetic person, someone who is passionate about customer service and recognises that motivating and managing staff are key to obtaining the desired outcome.

The successful candidate will work a cafe roster work week of Monday – Sunday

(no dinners/evenings required)

 

Job tasks and responsibilities

Key Duties

  • Responsible for the day to day operations on all levels
  • Accountability for cost of goods, stock levels, stock rotation and ordering
  • Merchandising of displays, food offerings and general cafe presentation
  • Cash Control
  • Maintain POS operations
  • Maintain communications with senior management through regular and daily briefings
  • Staff training and assistance with recruitment as required
  • Manage food safety and OH&S compliances
  • Build a strong culture within the team
  • Provide exceptional customer service at all times
  • Resolve customer complaints and inquiries swiftly and amicably

 

Skills and experience

The Person

  • Friendly, Outgoing, Service orientated and well presented
  • Passion for beautiful tasty food and great coffee
  • Previous experience as a cafe manager essential
  • Lead and inspire the team by example
  • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • An eye for innovation and detail
  • Positive hands on approach

 

Requirements:

  • Contract period 1 Dec 2017 – 20 March 2018
  • Able to get a Japanese working holiday visa
  • Remuneration package – on application

 

Please send covering letter & resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

We are seeking experienced cafe and bar staff looking for an awesome experience living and working in Japan.

Whiteroom Aprés Cafe & Bar in Furano provides customers with quality Allpress coffee and a close relationship with the roaster to deliver a high quality coffee on a consistent basis.

Quality machines including La Marzocco linea PB, Juggler and high quality grinders. Training will be provided by the roaster in Tokyo prior to starting.

This role would suit a barista with a passion for coffee and snow. The ideal candidate will have experience with short order front of house sandwich food service and also have some bar experience.

If you can produce a quality cup of coffee on a consistent basis, and are keen to work apart of a close nit team providing great coffee, food and drink please submit your resume.

 

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Beveridge production and service.
  • Clean work space
  • Good organisational skills
  • Sandwich and cafe food service
  • Bartending

 

Skills and experience

  • High speed/High quality beverage production and service
  • Barista experience
  • Cafe and basic front of house food prep
  • Bartending

 

The Person

  • Friendly, Outgoing, Service orientated and well presented
  • Passion for music, food and great coffee
  • Previous bar/cafe experience essential
  • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • Positive hands on team player

 

Requirements:

  • Contract period 1 Dec 2017 – 20 March 2018
  • Able to get a Japanese working holiday visa
  • Remuneration package – on application

 

Please send covering letter & resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com

Full Note Pension and Half Note is a Japanese style ski lodge nestled in the heart of Hirafu village. We pride ourselves in providing the best customer service in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We have an exciting position available for an experienced bartender/barista to join our team.

Half Note provides Allpress espresso coffee and breakfast service in the morning and bar and dinner service at night.  We are seeking enthusiastic hospitality staff with experience bar tending, front of house service, providing an excellent experience for our customers.

 

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Beveridge production and service.
  • Clean work space
  • Good organisational skills
  • Sandwich and cafe food service
  • Bartending

 

Skills and experience

  • High speed/High quality beverage production and service
  • Barista experience
  • Cafe and basic front of house food prep
  • Bartending

 

The Person

  • Friendly, Outgoing, Service orientated and well presented
  • Passion for music, food and great coffee
  • Previous bar/cafe experience essential
  • Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • Positive hands on team player

 

Requirements:

  • Contract period 1 Dec 2017 – 31 March 2018
  • Able to get a Japanese working holiday visa
  • Remuneration package – on application

 

Please send covering letter & resume to recruitment@whiteroomtours.com