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Licensed Massage Therapist

Emerson Resort & Spa Mount Tremper, NY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
JOB SUMMARY The Emerson spa is dedicated to the relaxation and rejuvenation of all its guests. The spa offers many different health and beauty treatments, all of which are designed for the wellbeing of body and mind. The Massage Therapist administers professional massage and body treatments to meet the needs of our clients. You must have a thorough knowledge of numerous massage modalities, possess a general understanding of body treatments, and be willing and able to learn our spa-specific massage and body treatment offerings. You must possess excellent communication skills. You must hold and maintain a current state license. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE High School Diploma or equivalent and successful completion of massage therapy certification program from college or technical school. Six months to one year related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience, are preferred. Work experience at comparable “three- to four-star” spa facilities is beneficial. CERTIFICATE/LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS Current NYS Massage Therapy License or Equivalent required. OTHER ABILITIES/REQUIREMENTS Must possess excellent communication skills, be proficient in various body work techniques and modalities, have the ability to provide legible communication, have knowledge of physiology, and be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures in the field. PHYSICAL DEMANDS While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, which include but are not limited to: Provide individualized bodywork treatments that meet the clients’ needs and expectations. Obtain the basic medical history for a client, assess any problems or conditions, and suggest appropriate therapy based on current health of client. Treat each guest like a VIP, and ensure clients feel welcome when they arrive for their appointments. Maintain spa appearance and cleanliness. Uphold the standards of sanitation and sterilization as directed by law and the spa’s policies and procedures. Stock and maintain treatment rooms according to standard operating procedures. Promote and up-sell products and services. Ensure that a high standard of service is maintained throughout the spa. Assist spa in activities such as staff meetings, promotions, and housekeeping duties. Assist with washing and folding of all linens used in treatment rooms. Arrive fifteen (15) minutes prior to scheduled work time. Maintain and increase knowledge of bodywork treatments by attending in-house instruction and training classes. Assist in all areas of spa operation as requested by management. Perform other duties as assigned by Spa Manager. Emerson Resort & Spa offers a competitive salary, health insurance options for Full-Time employees, a 401(k) plan, generous paid time off benefits, and an employee discount program. Emerson Resort & Spa is committed to equal employment opportunity and employee diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Employment Type: Full Time

Emerson Resort & Spa


Mount Tremper, NY
12457 USA