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Enjoy the ski field in Hakuba Valley

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  • DescriptionNoyuki Academy is an international snowsports club located in Hakuba, Japan. A club for groups of snowboard and ski Japow riding lovers!!. Our club members are from all over the world, mostly Taiwan and Hong Kong.

    Noyuki Academy is operated and owned by Taiwanese, still, helpers will live with others from Poland, Chile, Hong Kong, and Japan. The helper may find themselves experiencing all these different languages, different cultural and different cuisine in such a unique lodge.

    Also, the helpers who enjoy snow sports will find this is a great opportunity to join us since we are living in a world-famous ski valley. Unlimited access to the ski field on your free time (Lift pass NOT provided, you have to buy it on your own). Plenty of chances to ride the field with very experienced riders, you may pick up some new tricks.
  • LocationJapan, Nagano, Kitaazumi-gun, Hakuba

  • Work
  • Type of work Help in the house
    Helping with tourists
    Other
  • Hours per day Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
  • Work requirements: We are looking for passionate hard-working helpers in winter (Mid-DEC to early MAR) who want to stay close to the ski field, explore Japan and do a cultural exchange with Asian.

    Language requires
    English is a must, other members may speak Mandarin, Spanish, Cantonese, Japanese

    We need helpers to do,
    1) On snow driving/ snow cleaning: Hakuba is famous for dumping snow all the time. So we need helpers to clear the driveway every morning. Also, the person who holds an international driving permit with some on snow driving experience, to do the daily pick up drop off for our members between their accommodation and ski field in Hakuba valley.

    2) House cleaning: Maintain living area clean and tidy, including kitchen, dining room, living room, corridor, dry room, wax room, bathroom, and toilets.

    3) Building: Some minor maintenance in the house such as carpets changing, wall paint, racks building for clothes and equipment.
  • Host's preferences
  • Availability: Send a message to inquire.
  • Duration of stay: 1 months
  • Maximum number of helpers: 2
  • Last minute requests: Not okay
  • Host
  • Languages:English, Cantonese, Mandarin,
  • Has pets? No pet
  • Smokes at home? No
  • Accommodation: A three-story lodge
    Dormitory type, depend on the size of the room, it will be from 2-4 person sharing a room.
    Mattress on floor (futon) and bunk beds, with plenty of space for your belongings.
    Blanket, pillow, heater are provided.
    Shared washing machine, toilet, and bathroom.
  • Additional info
  • Our lodge is sitting next to a busy street of Hakuba Valley. Apart from skiing, helpers can access the local shops, bars, restaurants, onsen in walking distance. Hakuba Valley shuttles are easily accessed as well, helpers will have no trouble travel between all the main spots in Hakuba, e.g. JR station, Express bus terminal. During the stay, you will definitely run into all kinds of winter Japanese festival. These rare opportunities are now available.
    Email me for more details >> aw.noyuki@gmail.com