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Massage Therapist (Part Time) (Multiple Positions)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Massage Therapist (Part Time) (Multiple Positions)
Department Campus Recreation (8706)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The Massage Therapist performs a variety of duties to support the Customer Service Department of Campus Recreation. The Massage Therapist administers professional therapeutic and sports massage to RecSPA clients. Responsibilities include but are not limited to having a thorough knowledge of numerous massage modalities, possessing a general understanding of body treatments and willing to learn spa specific massage and body treatment offerings; must possess excellent customer service and communication skills and be able to learn the service knowledge necessary to effectively provide wellness solutions to meet the needs of clients. They must hold and maintain a current state license.

Massage Therapists must perform within certification and/or training standards and/or Code of Ethics and demonstrate a professional appearance and demeanor both on and off campus that favorably represents the University of Arizona and the department of Campus Recreation. Massage Therapists are encouraged to participate in promotions and events.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Attend staff meetings and trainings.
  • Model department values and expectations.
  • Conduct massage therapy sessions in accordance with industry standards and state licensing guidelines.
  • Present oneself and massage therapy services with the highest level of professionalism.
  • Provide exceptional customer service.
  • Take preventative action for hazards and injuries and immediately communicate issues to direct supervisor.
  • Arrive at least 10 minutes prior to and be prepared for every massage therapy session.
  • Special projects as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Possess valid certification and current state license.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Be proficient in various body work techniques and modalities.
  • Be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Early morning, evening and weekend availability; flexible scheduling and break availability.
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment AND one year of instructional or subject work experience; OR, five years of progressively responsible instructional or subject work experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week
Job Category Temporary and Part-time
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $17.50 Per Hour (DOE)
Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S21019
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Please contact CREC-Employment@email.arizona.edu

Open Date 02/02/2016
Review Start Date 02/19/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/8258
Diversity Statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment AND one year of instructional or subject work experience; OR, five years of progressively responsible instructional or subject work experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents