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 nights 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.

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Guest Services Position

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.

Our Guest Services Department is actively seeking an individual who can thrive in this fast-paced, detail-oriented environment and who holds themselves to the highest standard of professionalism. We expect our staff to be active in both mind and body while also maintaining a calm and professional demeanor, much like a swan that appears graceful at first glance, but whose feet are paddling furiously beneath the water.

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.

                                                                                                                                             

APPLICANTS MUST BE:

Familiar with us through your own experience as a guest
From a strong customer service background with a minimum of 2 years experience
Self-motivated at the highest level and passionate about new opportunities
Fully available for an initial 4-week training period, working +/- 30 hours per week, until a permanent schedule is determined
Available to work nights and weekends
Able to multitask and prioritize well 
An exceptional communicator who can accommodate our diverse clientele and staff

BENEFITS

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

TO APPLY

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

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

Download Application