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Dietitian/Nutritionist 1

Company: State of Georgia
Location: Moultrie
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Dietician/Nutritionist, Level 1, 2 or 3 (Based on qualifications/experience)

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade H: $34,780

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade I: $38,258

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade J: $42,084

General Nature of Work

Under limited supervision, provides professional nutritional services to public health patients throughout the Southwest Health District. Provides individual patient nutrition and diet counseling and develops and implements a nutrition care plan for such patients as required by guidelines. Assesses nutritional status of individuals using anthropometric, biochemical, clinical, dietary and socioeconomic data and in compliance with programmatic guidelines. Screens participants/applicants for geographic and income eligibility. Disburses benefits according to program guidelines. Accounts for WIC voucher transactions according to program guidelines. May provide training thru video conference/group education. Participates in outreach efforts. Coordinates action plans with County Nurse Managers to correct any QA deficiencies/problem areas at county level. Provides orientation and ongoing training to staff. Administrative reports including Site Reviews for Nutrition Assistant, Peer Reviews, and orientation tracking will be maintained. May supervise nutrition assistant and/or act as a lead nutritionist for a small unit or team within a larger program or unit. This position may also require driving company vehicles (Valid driver's license required), working some evenings and weekends during special events such as health fairs and responding to disasters. May be temporarily assigned to assist in other counties in the district. Maintains HIPAA standards related to Privacy and Security and provides exceptional customer service. Physical Requirement(s): Occasional lifting of up to 45 lbs.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in dietetics, human nutrition, foods and nutrition, nutrition education, food systems management or a closely related field from an accredited college or university AND verification statement of completion of a didactic program accredited by The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics. (Please mail or bring a copy of College Transcript or Diploma to Interview-must have official transcript prior to start date)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a WIC program
  • Has registration as a Dietitian by the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Commission on Dietetics Registration AND licensure as a Dietitian in the State of Georgia
  • Has verification statement from an accredited University and completion of didactic program accredited by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Public Health Experience
  • Experience working with mothers who are breastfeeding their baby

Note: Highlight any experience related to the Preferred Qualification. Describe background in full. Incomplete applications may result in an applicant not being considered for the position. All information submitted is subject to verification. Drug screen, criminal background check, and immunization records may be required. If selected, male applicants between 18 and 26 years of age must present proof of Selective Service Registration. Selected applicant must consent to a motor vehicle record assessment. Points should be less than 10 and/or not negatively impact insurance rates for the agency.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification. This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

Bachelor's degree in dietetics, human nutrition, foods and nutrition, nutrition education, food systems management or a closely related field from an accredited college or university AND verification statement of completion of a didactic program accredited by The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.

Keywords: State of Georgia, Albany , Dietitian/Nutritionist 1, Other , Moultrie, Georgia

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