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Bartender - Summer Seasonal

Do you want to join our team?

Please email your resume to: [email protected]

Start Date: 28 May 2019

Job Description

  • Anticipation of guest needs and providing recommendations.
  • Prepare alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages for bar and restaurant patrons.
  • Check customer's identification and confirm it meets Japanese legal requirements.
  • Restock and replenish bar and supplies.
  • Keep bar area clean and in accordance to local health and safety standards.
  • Ensure high levels of customer service.
  • POS & register use.
  • Resolve guest complaints with management.
  • Upkeep of personal hygiene & cleanliness.


  • Passionate about hospitality service.
  • Previous bar experience is a plus.
  • Professional attitude with courteous and friendly manner.
  • Punctual individual.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • English with some Japanese or business level Japanese

Employment Period

  • 28 May 2019 to 3 November 2019, with the potential to extend, availability of work dependent.

Working Hours

  • Around 40 hours per week.
  • Roster will be made based on hotel occupancy, and we may ask you to work more or less hours and days.

Pay Rate

  • ¥1,200 - 1,300 per hour.
  • 25% overtime rate
  • 25% late night work rate for work between 10pm and 5am.


Free Meal

  • Free meal and coffee provided while on shift


  • Each of our accommodations is subsidised to bring you housing at an affordable price.

Bi-monthly Pay

  • Receive your pay every 2 weeks.
  • Most local employers pay monthly which can leave you eating into your savings at the start of the season.

Cost Price on Skye Niseko-delivered Services

  • Please see our website for more details on what we book, but this could include things like snowmobiling, back country tours, transfers and car rental.

Discounts on HTM's services

  • Discounts available on bookings made by staff at HTM managed properties and SkyExpress Transfers. Have your friends and family experience Niseko at a discount price!

Potential Sponsorship in the Future

  • For the best performing seasonal staff, Skye Niseko will want you back and we would like to sponsor you for future seasons (provided you meet the sponsorship criteria).