Boot Fitters

We are looking for seasonal Ski Boot Fitters to join the team in our new boot shop located in Hanazono Niseko. As a ski boot fitter you will be responsible for guiding the customer through the process of selecting the correct boot for them, before going on to fit and modify the boot as required. You will be required to have a strong attention to details and skills. You will also be asked to occasionally help other sections of the shop but boot fitting will be your priority.

The ideal candidate will have prior ski boot fitting experience, however we are willing to offer the right candidate a trainee boot fitter position when you will be given full training adn be able to learn first-hand the skills required to become a skilled boot fitter.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Ski Boot fitting experience
  • Able to work as part of a small team
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Willing to learn
  • Keen Skier
  • Sales experience
  • Mature attitude

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Ski Boot fitting
  • Advising and helping customers select the correct equipment
  • Re-stocking and sales
  • Telephone communication and booking appointments
  • Deliver and enthusiastic and professional level of customer service at all time
  • Process sales transactions at the POS (point-of-sale) counter
  • Suggest up-sell items to customers based on the items they have chosen
  • Replace merchandise on the shelves, paying special attention to end caps
  • Consistently follow the steps of the service cycle
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of current equipment
  • Protect company assets through loss prevention techniques
  • Communicate with other staff on product levels/availability and assist in perations as needed
  • Responsible for the completion of rental/liability forms and ensure proper payment has been received
  • Other duties as assigned

Work Hours:

Full Season: November 2019 - April, 2020 (Start date negotiable)

30 - 40 hours per week

Shift work between 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Pay Rate:

  • 1,300 - 1,500 yen per hour (Consider your experience and ability)
  • Overtime pay (25% increase in hourly wages.)
  • Holiday work pay (35% increase in hourly wages.)


  • Competitive wages
  • Staff Lift Pass during your contract
  • Employee Benefits and Discount is available
  • Staff Accommodation
  • Niseko Sports Uniform Supplied
  • Enjoy the best powder as much as you need :)