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Winter Season - Delivery Driver/Packer

The Delivery Driver/Packer will pack and transfer food and items between our production kitchen and restaurant outlets in an timely and efficient manner.

Start Date: Early December 2022

Job Description

  • Pack and stack delivered ingredients and goods according to type and specifications.
  • Prepare and inspect food and goods for transport.
  • Ensure the safety and cleanliness of delivery equipment and workstation.
  • Safe and efficient delivery of goods to specified locations.
  • Maintain up to date inventory.
  • Performs routine inspections and cleaning of the vehicle.
  • Basic kitchen food preparation assistance.
  • Washing up and cleaning of kitchen equipment and kitchenware.
  • Other general jobs in the kitchen as required.


  • Ability to follow instructions and help with various tasks.
  • Japanese Driving Licence or International Driving Permit.
  • Previous kitchen experience is a plus.
  • Previous driving experience in snow is a plus.
  • Professional attitude with courteous and friendly manner.
  • Punctual and hard working individual.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • English is a must, and ability to speak a second language (especially Japanese) is a plus.

Job Particulars

Pay Rate

  • ¥1,300 - ¥1,400 per hour
  • 25% overtime rate for hours worked above prescribed working hours for the month.
  • 25% late night work rate for work between 10pm and 5am.

Employment Period

  • Early December to late March. Exact dates to be announced closer to the season.
  • We start our staff with training to give you all you need to know about working with us.
  • Potential to extend contract, availability of work dependent.


  • Generally 5 days per week, around 40 hours per week
  • This is likely to be higher during peak season (including some weeks where you may be required to work 6 days) and a little quieter during the start and ends of the season.

Job Benefits

Free Meals

  • Free meal and coffee provided while on shift.

Lift Passes

  • Your own Free Grand Hirafu season lift pass is offered.
  • Opportunity to upgrade to an All Mountain season lift pass at a reduced rate.
  • For those of you who do not require a lift pass, you will be offered a bonus payment of ¥20,000.


  • Each of our accommodations is subsidised to bring you housing at an affordable price.
  • Singles, twin shares (doubles for couples) and quad shares in a range of locations to suit a variety of budgets.

Discounts on HTM's services

  • Discounts available on bookings made by staff at Niseko Central, Ki Niseko and Skye Niseko and also all HTM services including Kumo Restaurant, An Dining, GoSnow lessons, YamaSport rentals and Ryko and Ki Spa.

Free Ski or Snowboard Lessons & Workshops

  • Free ski/snowboard group lessons & workshops (availability dependent).

Potential Visa Sponsorship in the Future

  • For the best performing seasonal staff, we will want you back and can potentially sponsor a working visa for future seasons (provided you meet the sponsorship criteria).

Interested in being a part of our team?

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