Req # 2611BR
Job Title Manicurist
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Location Name The Oxford Spa
Why Us The Oxford Club Spa & Salon has been in the business of health and wellness for over 25 years, offering an ideal urban escape for men and women seeking relaxation and renewal. Inside an elegant Victorian building built in 1912 that exudes a chic, urban atmosphere is a membership fitness center and full service spa and salon that is open to the public. The spa and salon, the first in Denver, opened its doors in 1987 after award-winning preservationist and visionary Dana Crawford saw a need for an urban sanctuary. The environment is designed to allow guests to step away from the daily pace and into a refuge that refreshes the mind, body and spirit.
The Nail Technician performs professional nail, hand and foot treatments. They must possess a thorough knowledge of the nails, including a basic knowledge of hand and foot massage techniques and a neat application of polish. They must possess excellent cleanliness and sanitation skills and be willing to train in our spa’s specific nail service offerings. They must possess excellent communication skills and be able to learn the product and service knowledge necessary to effectively provide beauty solutions to meet the needs of our guests. They must hold and maintain a current state license.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.
Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Knowledge and skill as required of certification for nail technician. Maintain a clean and sterile environment. Sterilization and organization of equipment following safety standards.
Abilities85% sitting- also includes standing, walking, kneeling, crouching. Frequent washing of hands and wear of gloves. Prolonged standing dependent on treatments. Manual dexterity and arm steadiness are vital to perform treatments.
Must hold and maintain the appropriate state cosmetology / nail technician license
Minimum of six months – one year spa experience.
Chemicals and materials associated with spa industry
Spa, hotel, and resort environment. Calm and relaxing atmosphere with relaxing background music.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.