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Full Time Street Go-Kart Tour Guide

Street Kart Inc

Street Kart Inc

Job ID
Various Location, Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Jun 27, 2024
Tourism / Travel / Hospitality
Tour Operator, Tour Guide
Work Type
Full Time / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥230,000 ~ ¥330,000 / Month
  • Plus additional pay every 6 months depending on performance. Tips are pooled by the company and then redistributed to all employees.

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  • English: Business level (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available


Join our Team of Professional Go-Kart Guides!
Entertain Foreign Travelers! Lead the way to an unforgettable experience!

Location of Employment

Currently looking for employees to work at of our Shinkiba Shop, Shibuya Shop, and our Akihabara shop.
Plus we have shops in Osaka and Okinawa as well, so please apply and let us know your interest!

Job Description

*Driving go-karts through the city of Tokyo in a costume.
*Showing tourists around and entertaining them for a wonderful experience.
*Safe keeping of customers.
*Maintenance of the karts at the shop.
*Maintaining shop (including but not exclusive to: cleaning, costume laundry, souvenir sales, camera rentals)


*Valid VISA Status
*Valid International Driver's Permit /or
*Valid Japanese Driver's License
*Oral Communication in Japanese is preferable
*If English is not your primary language, to speak English to a level for communication with other employees and customers.
*Age preference 18 to 40. No gender preference. (All candidates welcome!)


*Employee Dorms/Housing (Depending on availability)
*Travel expense covered by company
*Full Social Security Benefits
*Additional pay based on performance every 6 months.
*10 paid days off (after working 6 consecutive months) per year

[Available Regular Employee Position]

Available for Spouse VISA, permanent VISA, and Engineer/Specialist in Humanities/International Services VISA

What to expect

1) Basic contract will be 160 to 177 hours per month with potential 40 hour overtime for 6 months and 99 hours overtime (max) for 6 months. Please note that overtime is required in our shops. All overtime will be compensated. There will be NO free overtime.
2) All shops are open 365 days per year, no-holidays, therefore work hours are not based on calendar holidays.
3) All shifts will depend on busy months (more over time) and slow months (a little less overtime). It is 5 days per week working schedule.
4) All payment is linked to how many hours you worked in a month.
5) Will be on karts from 6 to 8 hours a day, so must feel comfortable driving.
6) Will be attending and entertaining foreign travelers, so must be a people person.
7) Since shops are open from 10am to 10pm, there will be morning and afternoon shifts (all employees will be required to work both shifts), and some all day shifts. Shift times will be decided by the shops.
8) Since shops are open from Mon. thru Sun. Shifts will be decided by the shop, all employees will be required to work on weekends as well.
9) All employees will be required to work on sunny hot days, cold windy days, rainy days. Shops will not operate on snowy days.

[Application Requirements]
Be sure to state on your online resume or in a separate COVER LETTER the following:
(1) Whether you have a Japanese Driver's License
(2) You current VISA Status (type of VISA, Expiration Date)
(3) Japanese Language Skill Level
(4) English Language Skill Level

This can be a very fun and rewarding job, please apply today!

Last modified on July 7, 2024

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