Ski Valet|Winter Season

One of AYA Niseko's most popular services, and an invaluable part of every avid skier's trip, the Ski Valet team assist with guest equipment and luggage in a friendly and efficient manner.

Highlight Responsibilities

  • Assisting guests with the storage and retrieval of ski and snowboard equipment.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and efficiency of the ski valet area while taking care of the safety of all stored equipment.
  • Welcoming and assisting guests upon arrival, helping to transfer luggage to and from their apartments.
  • Providing information about the ski resort area, lift operation status, snow conditions and so forth.
  • Assisting Bell Desk Team in some occasions.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills
  • High grooming standards and professional appearance.
  • Ability to lift/move heavy equipment/luggage when necessary.
  • Desirable: Passion for Snowsports and the outdoors.
  • Desirable: Knowledge of Snowsports equipment and fitting.
  • Desirable: Valid Japanese driver's license or international driving permit.

Please note: For foreign nationals, a Japanese work permit or working holiday visa is required.

Working Condition

Minimum 8 hours per day and 8 days OFF per month


¥1,300 per hour


  • Health, social, and employment insurance available.
  • Subsidized staff meals (lunch and dinner bento approximately ¥300 per meal).
  • Free staff accommodation (shared dormitory room), utilities and Wi-Fi included. Shared shower/bath, laundry, drying room, kitchenette. facilities). Single Apartment available upon availibility with an extra charge.
  • Subsidized ski/snowboard rental.
  • Free season lift pass for Grand Hirafu/Hanazono resort.

Employment Period

December 5, 2023 - April 15, 2024 (Possibility to be extended)

Apply Now

If you are interested to join Ski valet team and would like further details, please send your CV/Resume and a recent portrait photo to [email protected]