Help us with reception in an international hostel in Hiroshima

The Exchange

Housekeeping, Cleaning, Reception ,Information 【Daytime】 From 11:00 to 17:00 【Night-time】 From 17:00 to 23:00 *After finishing cleaning, we have nothing special to do, other than being in the lounge and dealing with some check-ins. Overall, this is really easy work! *We mix the day & night shift. *20% of our guest are Japanese, so I’d like you to speak very basic Japanese. I will teach, don't worry.

What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Night Shift: Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

Bikes at your disposal: You can use our bikes any time you want.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Intermediate English

Between 18 and 60 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

■ We are looking for someone…
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(We will teach you how to deal with Japanese check in, of course! Let’s practice together.)

We think the most important thing is to show your hospitality to every single guests.
Any nationality and gender welcome!

*Longer term preferred.
*We offer a bed in a shared mixed dorm and meal allowance 1,000 JPY a day, including days off.

Activities & Shift

[Night shift check lists] for example
□Showers&Toilets cleanliness check per hour
□Handling noises
Everyone pays to be provided a quiet environment to get good sleep. If you see someone chatting too loudly, or drinking too much, you need to ask them not to in a polite way.
□Throwing away trash
□Doing dishes and returning everything back
□Final money check
□Putting ALL linen bags in the terrace, not in the rain. Only on Monday and Thursday night.
□Switches(Water, fire, fan, lights, AC, music ipad)


□During working hours, please be responsible of keeping the hostel tidy and presentable. Cleaning only once is not enough, please keep checking and clean whatever you notice.
□During working hours, please be responsible of handling money honestly, correctly making sure the till is always correct.
□Please refrain from drinking alcohol during your working time or after 22:00 in the hostel. Please go to the bar or somewhere else. This is directly linked to the noise issue.
□Please keep noise levels to minimum which should not affect the neighbors, especially in the night 22:00-9:00.You cannot talk nor skype in the terrace. Any complaints coming from guests, neighbors or landlord will be addressed and action will be taken.