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.

    Tubs & Maintenance Position
    This position is 21 hours per week. Shifts are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, before the spa opens. Job duties include tub opening, testing tub chemistry, making chemical adjustments, changing and cleaning filters, cleaning hot tubs, and making sure water is clear before opening tubs. Routine maintenance and repair work, and assistance to Houses of the Moon. Snow removal in winter. We will train the individual to do these tasks. Must be able to frequently walk up and down stairs and over uneven terrain. Other important traits: follows instructions well, focuses on detail, pleasant attitude, good team player, dependable, arrives on time to work, and keeps supervisors informed of status of work. Background check will be conducted and must be agreed upon by final applicants.

    Start Date: July 15 2014
    Salary: $11.00/hr to start
    Benefits: After two months of employment with an average of 20 hours per week, employees are eligible to participate in our dental plan, and after two months with an average of 30 hours per week, employees are eligible to participate in our group health insurance plan.

    Line Cook
    izanami is seeking an experienced line cook with a minimum of three years of experience. Day and evening shifts available, weekends required. Must have solid sauté and grill experience. Ideal candidate should have solid experience in a high quality kitchen, be able to excel under pressure and come to work every day ready to give his or her best. Attention to detail and a willingness to learn new techniques are a must. Good communication skills and maintaining a level head are also important. izanami is located on the grounds of Ten Thousand Waves Japanese Spa. Our menu is small plate format, base on "izakaya" or Japanese pub food. We are committed to using organic and local ingredients, as well as humanely and sustainably raised meats. Applicants must have a reliable form of transportation. We are open 365 days a year. All candidates must undergo a credit and background check. Calls may be directed to Noreen or Javier at (505)428-6390.

    Start Date: July 25 2014
    Salary: Competitive
    Benefits: We offer competitive benefits, including spa benefits.