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Massage Therapist

Date: May 30, 2023

City: Champion, PA, US

Company: Vail Resorts


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!


Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it’s your first time seeing snow or you were born on the slopes, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world. 


With 40+ resorts across 3 continents, you can join our team for a season or stay to build a career. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free Epic pass(es) along with free ski and snowboard lessons, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development experience, and wellness benefits to fuel your success. 


Job Benefits

  • Ski/Mountain Perks! Free passes for employees, employee discounted lift tickets for friends and family AND free ski lessons  
  • MORE employee discounts on lodging, food, gear, mountain shuttles AND during the summer on bike haul, golf and other activities 
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Excellent training and professional development 
  • Referral Program 


Full Time roles are eligible for the above, plus: 

  • Health Insurance; Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance plans (for eligible seasonal employees after working 500 hours)
  • Free ski passes for dependents 
  • Critical Illness and Accident plans 



Job Summary

We are looking for a candidate that is positive, self-motivated, detailed oriented, and can lead a quality staff. This is a unique opportunity to join our team at Pennsylvania’s Outdoor Adventure Headquarters, Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Inc. The Massage Therapists primary responsibility is to relieve discomfort and ease muscle tension for their clients. Our Therapists are trained and skilled in massage therapy to relax overworked and tired muscles; to treat pain that results from any number of ailments; to aid in the rehabilitation of athletic injuries; and to support overall good health. Massage Therapists must be certified from an accredited program 


Job Specifications 

  • Outlet: Seven Springs and Hidden Valley
    • Trillium Spa at Seven Springs
  • Starting Wage: $30 / hour
    • If hired into a tipped position, guaranteed to make a minimum of $30 / hour inclusive of gratutities & spa commision

  • Shift & Schedule Availability: Full Time - Year Round


Job Responsibilities


  • Before the massage begins, the therapist should confer with clients and learn their medical history and what problems they may have with stress or pain. This helps to determine what type of massage would be the most beneficial. 

  • The massage therapist must gauge the condition of the client’s soft tissues, the joint function and quality, range of motion, and muscle strength. 

  • The therapist must propose a specific treatment plan for the client. 

  • When the client’s needs have been established, the massage therapist massages the soft tissues and muscles to provide the treatment that has been determined. 

  • The therapist prepares and blends massage oils and applies them during the massage. 

  • Provide consistent professional massage and body treatments in accordance with Seven Springs level of service and experience. 

  • Perform prep work, properly clean and restock room as required. 

  • Uphold the standards of sanitation and sterilization as directed by law and Seven Spring Policies and Procedures. 

  • Assist spa staff in ensuring cleanliness of front of house and back of house areas, as well as assist in restocking and organizing linens, towels, robes, etc. when needed.  

  • Actively promote the spa, treatments and services and retail, as well as programs, promotions and/or discounts available. 

  • Other duties assigned


Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 1 year related experience. 
  • 18 years of age or older. 

  • Current license/certification/registration required; graduation from recognized massage school and/or national massage certification is required. 


Physical Demands - Must be physically able to perform the following: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a staff member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Required to stand, reach forward, and finger and grasp. 

  • Frequent manipulations of hands requiring sufficient finger dexterity. 

  • Frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds 

  • Consistent and frequent maneuvering and self-positioning. 

  • Frequently sit, stoop, and handle objects. 

  • Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers (repetitive motion). 


Work Environment – The following environment is characteristic of what an employee may encounter while performing essential duties and responsibilities: 

  • The noise level is usually moderate 

  • Frequently exposed to toxic chemicals, airborne particles, or fumes 


Personal Protective Equipment Recommended & Required 

  • Recommended – appropriate shoes for slippery walking surfaces 



The budgeted range starts at $30 - $40.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID 491296

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh