No Placement fee for our programs!

NOTE: You must be in Japan to apply.  Not in Japan? 
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Welcome to SAN, your #1 source for Hotel and Resort jobs in Japan. We help you secure resort positions in all the major Resort regions of Japan: Nagano, Niigata, Hokkaido, and Okinawa.

Short-term (approx. 3 months) Resort jobs are available all year-round. Depending on the season, you can choose to work in Ski or Beach Resorts. All applicants for our programs must hold an Appropriate Visa that permits work in Hotels/Resorts …more


SAN connects you with Resort jobs with minimum hassle, and maximum enjoyment.

As soon as we receive your application, we’ll help you secure a job at one of the many resorts we have access to around Japan, guide you every step of the way to prepare for your experience, and support you for the entire time you’re there.

Our goal is to make sure you have the best possible experience in Japan! We are proud to provide:

Access to all the best resorts!

We’ve personally screened every resort in Japan to check resort facilities, staff conditions, and resort managers. We only place staff at the ones you’ll have fun at!

Help Preparing for your experience

We guide you through the process of getting your Travel Insurance, writing your Japanese Resume, packing your bags, and give you essential information about your Resort!

Make International Friends

We help people from over 10 countries find Resort jobs in Japan, so chances are you’ll be working with an exciting mix of nationalities!

Orientation and Delivery

We will deliver you from the nearest major city to your resort. On the way, you will receive an Orientation to fully prepare you for your experience (covered by a one-off ¥10,000 transportation fee). We’ll also show you how to update your Address at city hall, and how to Open your local Japanese Bank Account, to keep your hard-earned paycheck!

24/7 Support

We are always here for you – our job is to ensure you have the time of your life! A staff member will contact/visit you regularly to check how everything’s going, and you can call or email us anytime before, during, and even after your trip.

After Support

We’ll send you tips and info about what to do after your resort job; like how to find other jobs in Japan, accommodation, good places to visit, etc.


Salary – Hotel/Resort Staff receive approx. 130,000 yen before tax per month. Many positions available: ski-lift, restaurant, hotel front desk or concierge, lifeguard, ski instructor, and Many more!

Benefits – SKI RESORTS: Accommodation, Meals, and a Season ski-pass provided FREE by the Resorts!

BEACH RESORTS: Subsidised Meals and Accommodation (More…)

Brush-up your Japanese – Living and Working in a Japanese hotel/resort surrounded by locals is one of the fastest ways to improve your language skills!

Fun, fun, fun! – On your days off, you can swim, ski or board as much as you like – and after a whole season, you will have soaked up more sun, or carved more fresh powder tracks, than most people will in their entire lives!


Sounds like fun?? Learn about our different programs here!