Acupuncturist---Relocation required
Vancouver, BC

Location: At Sea on Cruise

Type of Position: Full Time - 7 month contracts on board the ship

Education and Experience Requirements

United States acupuncturists must hold a current valid state license and/or be certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).

Acupuncturists educated outside the United States must have graduated from a program that is educationally equivalent to that of the United States. Degree programs are reviewed on a case by case basis and should include approximately 2000 hours’ worth of classroom and clinical study in the field of acupuncture.


  • This position is 100% travel on a cruise ship


  • To be on time for work, prompt with each appointment and to perform services within the appropriate time allocated.
  • Provide consistent professional TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) services and treatments in accordance with Steiner spa protocols and our accepted certification practices.
  • Effectively inform and educate our guests about specific wellness concerns.
  • Be flexible with scheduling, supporting the needs of the spa and guest.
  • To properly care for equipment and use proper amounts of product to assist with cost control.
  • Have complete knowledge and understanding of all services and products offered.
  • Uphold the standards of sanitation and sterilization as directed by law, the vessel and the spa’s policies and procedures.
  • Properly clean and restock room as required.
  • Communicate to management any and all occurrences involving staff or guests in the spa that require attention.
  • Actively promote the spa, treatments, services and retail, as well as seminars, promotions and/or discounts available.
  • Handle guests’ questions and concerns professionally and courteously.
  • Provide accurate, appropriate and immediate responses to all requests by guests.
  • Possess the ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Maintain a positive attitude and contribute toward a quality work environment.
  • Regularly attend, participate in and support training and staff meetings for the spa.
  • Assist in all areas of spa operation as requested by management that pertains to acupuncture.
  • Communicate to management any and all occurrences involving staff or guests in the spa that require attention.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Acupuncture (Required)


  • English (Required)