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Health Fitness Corporation

A Trustmark Company

Massage Therapist (part-time) - MIT

Spa --> Part-Time

Cambridge, MA
ID: 20231117

Massage Therapist - MIT (Cambridge, MA)

part-time, approximately 20 hrs/wk


MIT Recreation, managed by HealthFitness, is looking for Massage Therapists to work on-campus in Cambridge, MA.  In this position, you will be responsible for administering professional massage services to a wide variety of members and guests.


What you'll be doing  

  • Provide safe, appropriate and effective massage therapy techniques for MIT Recreation members and community.
  • Determine precautions and contraindications to massage therapy prior to each session.
  • Explain techniques and apply appropriately to each client based on needs and preferences.
  • Solicit feedback and respond to client reaction by modifying techniques as necessary.
  • Document all massage therapy sessions performed according to HF guidelines.
  • Maintain client confidentiality and sensitivity to age and gender during all massage therapy sessions. Report any unusual client interactions to supervisor immediately.
  • Provide massage orientation services, education seminars and market massage services upon request.
  • Must function as an active member of an integrated health and wellness team and support department wide events and strategies.
  • Perform numerous massage modalities and adjust delivery mode to address the needs of each customer.
  • General understanding of body treatments and be willing and able to learn the products and services provided.
  • Therapist must be willing and capable to deliver on site chair massage in a corporate setting (incidental travel, set-up and tear down) in addition to a spa like environment within a fitness center.


What you'll need 

  • Massage Therapy License for the state of Massachusetts required.
  • Current Adult CPR/AED and First Aid certifications from American Heart Association, American Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute.
  • 1+ years of massage therapy experience required.
  • Experience in sports massage techniques.
  • Good communication skills; listening and verbal.




HealthFitness, a Trustmark company, is a proven leader in providing fitness solutions that engage and connect people both on-site and online, to create a strong community of health. Our work focuses on creating meaningful connections with each of our participants to help them move forward. We foster each individual’s journey by creating communities of health within the organizations we serve – so that everyone is supported. As an employee of HealthFitness you will enjoy a variety of health and financial benefits and receive competitive pay. We provide personal and professional support, training and development and flexible employment opportunities. 


You may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 800-636-3304 or for assistance. 


HealthFitness is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our people and our business.  EOE/AA. Race/Color/Gender/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Age/Disability/Veteran


Trustmark is pleased to have earned recognition from the Chicago Tribune as a Chicago Top Workplaces Award winner for third consecutive year.