Bloomington Support Staff Job Specs

Job Title and Grade: Massage Therapist / SSOH

Job Code: 005931

Date: 07/15

Job Purpose

This is technical work performing a variety of massage techniques on clients and working to foster a healthy, stress-free environment for clients. 

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

Evaluates each clients’ needs and recommends best massage treatment.

Assesses clients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength, and range of motion, using health history information, verbal and manual assessment.

Massages and kneads muscles and soft tissues of the body to provide treatment for medical conditions, injuries, or wellness maintenance.

Prepares and blends oils and applies the blends to clients’ skin.  

Provides an environment consistent with accepted standards of sanitation, hygiene, safety, and universal precautions.

Makes referrals to other providers when necessary.

Enters client information into secure electronic system.  Handles client information according to documented procedures.

Maintains client schedule.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of multiple massage techniques.

Knowledge of safe massage therapy practices.

Knowledge of HIPAA, public health, and health promotion standards.

Good oral communication skills.

Excellent customer service skills.

Ability to maintain accurate records of client visits.

Familiarity with standard office equipment and procedures.

Minimum Requirements

Education: Certified and Licensed Massage Therapist


The intent of this job specification is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.  Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this specification.