Ten Thousand Waves Lantern


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 fully staffed with massage therapists and estheticians. Please check our employment page in the future for open positions. 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, we will help Therapists and Estheticians 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

  • Start Date: April 15 2014
    Salary: Commission
    Benefits: Beautiful environment, treatment and bath discounts, wonderful staff.

    Guest Services Position
    Is a beautiful, healthful work environment important to you? Are you someone who likes to be active, rather than sedentary? Then consider a front-desk position at Ten Thousand Waves. We are a premier, nationally-recognized Japanese-style spa with an opening in our Guest Services department. Previous customer service and computer experience are preferred. Jobs in Guest Services can encompass multiple tasks including check-ins/outs, reservations, and guest orientations. The ideal candidate will communicate well, be a problem-solver, pay attention to detail, enjoy teamwork, and be dependable and punctual. Ten Thousand Waves is open seven days a week, 365 days a year for approximately 12 hours a day. Work days and hours can vary but candidates must be able to work some weekdays, on weekends and in the evenings. Full or part-time positions (if candidate's schedule is flexible) are available. Criminal background and credit check required for final applicants.

    Start Date: October 31 2014
    Salary: $12.00/hr. to start plus tips and bonuses
    Benefits: Benefits include spa and restaurant discounts, health and dental insurance and a retirement plan.

    Accounts Payable Assistant
    Part-time (20+ hours) position at well-known Santa Fe spa. Candidate must have prior experience in Accounts Payable, QuickBooks, Excel and Word. Requirements include detail-orientation, good communication skills, problem-solving, accuracy, ability to work under stress and as part of a team. Responsibilities include bill paying, reconciling accounts, coding and creating reports. Applicants should include cover letter and resume.

    Start Date: October 31 2014
    Salary: Hourly rate depending upon experience.
    Benefits: Spa privileges, dental insurance and retirement plan.

    Human Resources Assistant
    Ten Thousand Waves is a premier, nationally-recognized, Japanese-style spa which also includes lodging and dining facilities on site. Our location in the mountains of Santa Fe enhances the healthful, natural environment we value and project. We employ 130 plus employees in customer service, maintenance, restaurant and spa-related capacities. We are seeking a part-time HR Assistant to help support our overall personnel function throughout the Company. Ten Thousand Waves is open seven days a week, 365 days a year for approximately 12 hours per day; therefore, work days and hours can vary and may include evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate for this HR position will be well-organized, detail-oriented and a team player; have Word and Excel proficiency as well as excellent communication skills, both written and oral. Prior HR experience or HR training is required. This position is for 15 to 20 hours per week --- approximately 5 hours per day, 3 to 4 days a week. Criminal background and credit check required for final candidates.

    Start Date: November 15 2014
    Salary: $15.00 per hour
    Benefits: Spa, lodging and restaurant discounts; health and dental insurance, retirement plan