Massage Therapist

Job Description: Massage Therapist

Position Summary

Provides services in the form of massage therapy in a professional health club setting that exceed the client’s expectations.  Perform business tasks, coordinates with other massage therapists on scheduling and promotions as well as working directly with customers providing select spa services. Upholds the fulfillment of Mount Vernon Athletic Club Mission Statement.

Examples of Work Performed

  • Provides personal attention and interaction that enhances the clients experience
  • Re-book client for next appointment
  • Achieves goals for product sales and service productivity
  • Keeps current on certifications and new trends in the industry
  • Assists team members with inventory unpacking, and placing products on shelves
  • Participate in promotional work from the corporate office, or from the club level
  • Offers clean, hot, scented towels and choice of beverage
  • Folds and stocks sheets/linens for use in the massage room
  • Provides knowledge and recommendations of products for sale in the spa and salon
  • Cleans and maintains work stations
  • Confer with clients and learn their medical history and what problems they may have with stress or pain.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education: High School diploma or GED
  • Experience: Two-years massage therapy experience in professional setting
  • Licenses/Certifications/Registration: State, County, and Local certificates and licenses.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics

  1. Ability to multi-task and learn quickly
  2. Excellent customer service skills
  3. Ability to handle and resolve customer conflicts in a professional, tactful manner
  4. Ability to build relationship with guests and co-workers
  5. Ability to operate a personal computer and office software
  6. Maintain a friendly and pleasant demeanor and professional appearance
  7. Knowledge of products carried in the spa
  8. Attention to detail

Physical/Mental Requirements and Working Conditions

Work is performed primarily in a spa setting.  This position is required to regularly:

  1. Stand for long hours, walk, and sit
  2. Talk, hear and smell
  3. Use hands, arms, elbows to perform duties
  4. Climb and balance
  5. Stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
  6. Reach with hands and arms
  7. Visually observe objects up close and at a distance
  8. Read, write, type, and comprehend text
  9. Effectively communicate and interact with others
  10. Use reasoning and solve problems through deduction
  11. Lift up to 30 pounds


Locations VA – Alexandria

Organization Van Mere Companies
Mount Vernon Athletic Club

Report Personal Training Department Head

Schedule Varies

Job Level Individual Contributor

Employee Status Regular

Travel No


Pick a career opportunity that’s a match for you from our list of positions that are currently available. You can always email us your Resume with the Employment Application (below) send to or drop by our fitness club located at 7950 Audubon Ave in Alexandria Va.

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