Job Summary:

The Housekeeping staff play a critical role in delivering the exceptional hotel experience NISADE is known for. Working with the Front Desk team, Housekeeping Staff must ensure that rooms, common areas and onsens are prepared for guests to the highest possible standards.

We are looking for enthusiastic staff with high attention to detail and a desire to contribute to a memorable holiday experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the daily check in/out report to provide to the Housekeeping team
  • Clean and prepare guest rooms to an exceptional standard through tasks such as linen changing, bed making, and general cleaning when required 
  • Complete room checks before arrival and after departure as required including checking for damages, lost property etc. and reporting as necessary 
  • Work with Front Desk team to ensure smooth communication between Front Desk and Housekeeping 
  • Ensure any pre-arrival requests have been filled 
  • Read housekeeping reports and ensure beds have been configured correctly 
  • Ensure public spaces are kept clean and tidy 
  • Cleaning of the onsen
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


  • Reading, writing and speaking English or Japanese at an everyday conversational level
  • General computer operations skill
  • ​International Driver’s License is a must 
  • Eye for detail and good organization 
  • Standard working days are 5 days per week, occasionally 6 days per week during busy periods
  • A valid Japanese working holiday visa or working rights


  • Staff accommodation available
  • Language friendly environment
  • Discounts on some resort services and winter activities
  • Unique work environment 
  • One-time Winter Recreational Allowance of 30,000yen and Travel rebates 50,000yen for completing the contract or Free Grand Hirafu season pass
  • Hourly wages 1,300yen/hour