Join Our Team

We often seek good people to join our staff in customer service, management, maintenance, construction, and therapy. Listed below are the positions currently available.

Massage Therapists and Estheticians

Ten Thousand Waves is currently hiring massage therapists and estheticians. Below is information about our hiring process. Applicants must be available to work a minimum of 3 nights per week. If you are considering working in a spa, you will not find a more beautiful natural environment than Ten Thousand Waves. Natural lighting, gorgeous views and mountain air abound! Our staff receives generous discounts to enjoy all that Ten Thousand Waves has to offer. As one of the top-ranked spas in the country, our business is consistent and profitable. We have a wonderful clientele and a community of very talented massage therapists and superb guest services employees. Please inquire for details about our hiring process.

Massage Therapist and Esthetician Requirements

Applicants should be aware of the following commitments and requirements to be a contractor at Ten Thousand Waves

Therapists and Estheticians must provide with application:

  • Current New Mexico Massage or Esthetician License

Before first day of work, therapists and estheticians agree to obtain:

  • Liability Insurance
  • Worker's Compensation Insurance
  • CRS number from the State of NM

Massage Therapists will be required to take the following classes from TTW

  • Professional Ethics
  • Spa Training

Therapists and Estheticians must complete a minimum of 16 CEUs each year

Availability Requirements

  • Available a minimum of 3 evenings per week
  • Available during our high season (July-Oct)
  • Available holidays and weekends
  • Personal responsibility for scheduling and shift coverage

Salary: Commission

Benefits: Beautiful environment, treatment and bath discounts, wonderful staff.

Download Application

izanami dining front of house manager

izanami dining at Ten Thousand Waves Spa is actively seeking a capable house manager with a minimum of 3-5 years of professional restaurant experience. The ideal candidate for this position maintains a broad skill-set for front of the house responsibilites and is naturally a service oriented person.

Please apply if you are…

A kind and gracious leader for a team-spirited staff

An exceptional communicator who can accommodate our diverse clientele

Able to multitask and meet deadlines in a respectful manner

Available to work full-time on weekdays and weekends

***Daytime Shifts are 10:30AM to close of shift & Evening Shifts are 3:30PM to close of restaurant

Some of the many benefits...                                                                                                                                                                                                  

  • 50% discount at izanami for you and 3 guests                                                                                                                                                        
  • Complimenatry communal/private soaking
  • Spa, Gift Shop, and Lodging Discounts
  • Group Dental and Medical eligibility after sixty days
  • Opportunity for growth

If you are interested in mindfully growing with us…

Download an izanami employment application below and email it to: michelle@tenthousandwaves AND brian@tenthousandwaves.com  
 

Ten Thousand Waves began in 1981. Currently, we have a thriving community of 151 employees, 130 massage therapists, and 15 estheticians. We also have nineteen massage rooms, fifteen lodging accommodations, and a full-service restaurant. We pride ourselves on our great massage, our authenticity, and our dedication to constant, mindful improvement.

In 2015, we were voted one of the top three Best Destination Spas in the World by Condé Nast. We are open 365 days, 7 days a week.

 

Salary: TBD hourly, plus bonuses

Benefits: Dental, Medical, Vision, FSA, and many in-house Benefits

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Therapy Department Assistant/Guest Services Representative

Ten Thousand Waves is actively seeking an individual who can thrive both as the face of the spa in our Guest Services department and as one of the many minds behind the scenes in our Therapy Department. We are searching for someone who excels at detail-oriented work as an assistant in our busy Therapy office and who has the hospitality experience and charisma to thrive in our client-focused and fast-paced Guest Services department.


Please apply if you are…

Familiar with us through your own experience as a guest
From a strong customer service background with a minimum of 2 years’ experience
Available to work nights and weekends

Fanatically detail oriented

An exceptional communicator who can accommodate our diverse clientele and staff
Self-motivated at the highest level and able to work independently

Able to multitask, prioritize well, and follow all tasks through to completion

Proficient with Microsoft Office


Benefits…

We proudly pay above the living wage!

40% off spa services and 20% discount at izanami
Complimentary communal and private soaking
Dental and Medical eligibility after sixty days, based upon hours worked per week
Beautiful work environment with a strong and committed team
Opportunity for growth
 

If you are interested in growing your career with us…

Download an employment application from tenthousandwaves.com/connect/join-our-team
Come to the spa and personally submit your application to the Front Desk Supervisor

Please note: Applications that are submitted electronically or by phone will not be considered.

 

Part-time position available:

Approximately 6 hours per week as an assistant to the Director of the Therapy Department and 12-14 hours per week as a Guest Services Representative, with additional hours expected during peak periods.

 

Ten Thousand Waves provides the ultimate spa experience through exquisite, Japanese-inspired customer service--our omotenashi. Through careful attention to detail, anticipating and meeting guest needs, and dynamic personal interactions, we create a destination resort experience unlike any other.


 

Ten Thousand Waves began in 1981. Currently, we have a thriving community of 148 employees, 130 massage therapists, and 15 estheticians. We also have nineteen massage rooms, fifteen lodging accommodations, and a full-service restaurant. We pride ourselves on our great massage, our authenticity, and our dedication to constant, mindful improvement. In 2015, we were voted one of the top three Best Destination Spas in the World by Condé Nast. We are open 365 days, 7 days a week, including holidays.


 

Salary: TBD

Benefits: TBD

Download Application

Financial Assistant & IT Liaison

Beautiful work environment with a strong and committed team Ten Thousand Waves is actively seeking an individual to fill the role of a Financial/Accounting assistant and an IT liaison to manage basic office maintenance for both spa and restaurant .

Our ideal candidate is someone who excels at detail-oriented work, has basic IT experience handling printers and IT cleanup, and who can thrive in our fast-paced accounting and closer offices.

Please apply if you are…

Experienced in the accounting/financial world

Fanatically detail-oriented

An exceptional communicator who can accommodate our diverse staff and vendors

Self-motivated at the highest level and able to work independently

Able to multitask, prioritize well, and follow all tasks through to completion

Proficient with Quickbooks and Excel

Have experience in light IT duties and knowledge of basic office equipment and front desk printers


Benefits…

Opportunity for growth

Pay commensurate with experience

Discounts at both restaurant and spa

Complimentary communal and private soaking

Dental and Medical eligibility after sixty days, based upon hours worked per week
 

If you are interested in growing your career with us…

Download an employment application below. Come to the spa and personally submit your application to the Front Desk Supervisor.


Please note: Applications that are submitted electronically or by phone will not be considered.

This is a full-time position: Approximately 20 hours per week as a financial assistant to the General Manager/Controller at our restaurant, Izanami, and 20 hours per week as a morning closer for the company’s deposits at our spa, and a liaison to our offsite IT company.

 

Ten Thousand Waves provides the ultimate spa experience through exquisite, Japanese-inspired customer service--our omotenashi. Through careful attention to detail, anticipating and meeting guest needs, and dynamic personal interactions, we create a destination resort experience unlike any other.


Ten Thousand Waves began in 1981. Currently, we have a thriving community of 148 employees, 130 massage therapists, and 15 estheticians. We also have nineteen massage rooms, fourteen lodging accommodations, and a full-service restaurant. We pride ourselves on our great massage, our authenticity, and our dedication to constant, mindful improvement. In 2015, we were voted one of the top three Best Destination Spas in the World by Condé Nast. We are open 365 days, 7 days a week, including holidays.


 

Salary: TBD

Benefits: TBD

Download Application