Working at Kamalaya Koh Samui

Kamalaya Koh Samui is an award-winning 76-room Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa located amid a lush, tropical landscape on the southern coastline of Koh Samui, Thailand. Kamalaya offers a unique holistic lifestyle concept for enhanced wellbeing, integrating healing practices and treatments from East and West, a beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine, customised programs ranging from the popular Detox, Stress & Burnout, as well as Healthy Lifestyle, Yoga Synergy and Emotional Balance. Kamalaya features two restaurants, a tea lounge, and extensive wellness and spa facilities.

Already benchmarked as the blueprint for future wellness retreats and spa holidays, award winning Kamalaya offers exciting employment opportunities for people who genuinely care about the well-being and happiness of others. The sanctuary comprises a 75-room wellness resort, featuring two restaurants, a tea lounge and extensive wellness and spa facilities. Kamalaya offers wellness solutions that include over 70 treatments from Eastern and Western healing traditions, as well as programs, retreats and holistic classes, all within a resort of outstanding natural beauty. There are many personal and professional growth development opportunities across our wellness and hospitality departments. We are looking for individuals who truly care about people, health and wellbeing and who can provide the best possible service to our guests. We strongly believe that it isn't just our guests who can explore and experience life's potential at Kamalaya, but our employees as well. Whichever role you might apply for, you can expect to receive the training and on-going support necessary both for your own development and for the team as a whole. Kamalaya offers competitive packages, benefits and conditions in all positions.

If you would like to apply for any of the currently listed vacancies below please send your CV to our HR department at the following email address: careers(at)kamalaya.com

Come and join us - feel life's potential!

Vacant positions:

Naturopath

A thorough knowledge of naturopathic systems and modalities with a minimum of three years clinical experience.  A deeper knowledge of cellular detoxification, weight control and stress management is preferred

The ability to work as part of a large team and to show cross cultural sensitivity in dealings with colleagues and guests is very important

A self-motivated team player with a personable disposition and excellent people skills, including the ability to relate to people in a friendly, understanding, and professional manner

The ability to speak a foreign language is preferred

Please email wellnessdirector(at)kamalaya.com for more in depth information regarding this current Naturopathic position.

Yoga Teacher (Thai national) (1 position)

•  Minimum 2 years experience in a 5* yoga center or retreat center.
•  Current and valid yoga certification or diploma.
•  26 years plus
•  Excellent written and spoken in English, further languages are helpful but not essential.
•  A deep commitment to healing and to serving others.
•  A respect for and desire to learn about other health and fitness modalities with openness and passion for learning.
•  Ability to work with other practitioners as part of a team.
•  Outstanding in particular field of interest/practice.
•  A desire to share these modalities with guests and colleagues for the continued improvement of the service on offer at Kamalaya.
•  A self-motivated team player with a personable disposition and excellent people skills, including the ability to relate to people in a friendly, understanding and professional manner.

Spa Training Manager (1 position)

•  This specific role requires a candidate coming with 5 plus years of trainer’s experience with base foundation prior as Therapist and should have experience in some healing modalities
•  Educated not only in generic Spa treatments but have obtained credentials in therapeutic, energetic and holistic side of treatments too
•  Some educational and qualifications as example:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Bioscience, Medical Science, Sport Science, Physiotherapist or Traditional Thai Medicine. Diploma in Reiki level-3, Craniosacral, Quantum healing therapies, Acupressure, CNT, Chakra healing, Remedial body work including basic knowledge of Thai Herbs & plants etc

•  This candidate must have high desire to learn and teach different healing and medical modalities and openness with passion for learning other approaches to healing as well as the ability to work with other holistic and medical practitioners as part of a team
•  A strong desire to share these modalities with guests and hosts for the continued improvement of the wellness service on offer at Kamalaya
•  An highly organized and self-motivated team player with a personable disposition and excellent people skills, including the ability to relate to people in a friendly, understanding and professional manner
•  A sensitive person to understand the on-going development bearing in mind holistic/therapeutic treatments philosophy
•  Interesting in conducting research from time to time to develop new skills in therapy section including cascading those skills in upgrading treatments
•  Capable to further develop Lotus Academy Training curriculum, develop appropriate training materials and implement the testing and documentation
•  Capable to assist the Human Resources Manager with the recruitment and selection of departmental employees with skills assessment of therapists

M&E Project Engineer

Position requires thorough knowledge of mechanical/electrical design and engineering techniques. Plans and conducts evaluations, selections, applications, adaptations in line with best practice MEP engineering techniques  and procedures. Directs all MEP onsite workforce and ensures works are executed to approved specifications. Able to prepare and/or modify MEP Technical AutoCAD drawings. Has a general positive problem solving and can do attitude.

Experience: Minimum 5 years experiences in MEP Projects preferably in hospitality facilities within Thailand and overseas

Qualifications: Bachelor and/or Master Degree in Mechanical/Electrical engineering. Thai MEP licensed engineer.

Assistant Housekeeping Manager / Housekeeping Manager (1 position)

•  Bachelor’s Degree in any field
•  Male or Female, Thai nationality
•  35 years plus
•  Excellent written and spoken English

Assistant Chief Engineer (1 Position)

•  Secondary school graduate or higher
•  Male,Thai nationality age over 30 years
•  Minimum 2 years experience
•  Good written and spoken English

SPA Therapist (2 positions)

•  Secondary school graduate or higher, have training certificate in treatment from the Ministry of Public health
•  Female, Thai nationality age over 20 years
•  Certificate of massage not less than 150 hours
•  Good written and spoken English

Therapeutic Therapist (1 positions)

•  Graduated from related fields
•  Female/Male, Thai nationality age over 20 years
•  Certificate of Therapeutic
•  Good command of spoken & written English

Technician (1 positions)

•  Secondary school graduate or higher
•  Male, Thai nationality age over 20 years
•  Minimum 1 year experience

Chef De Partie (1 position)

•  Bachelor’s Degree in any field
•  Male or Female, Thai nationality
•  Minimum 2 years experience
•  Good written and spoken English

Gardener (1 position)

·    Secondary school graduate or higher
·    Male, Thai nationality age over 20 years
·    Minimum 1 year experience
·    Good command in English (spoken)

Security (1 position)

·    Secondary school graduate or higher
·    Male, Thai nationality age over 20 years
·    Minimum 1 year experience
·    Good command in English (spoken)