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Job Opening - Closes 01/23/22

Registered Dietitian

EIPH has an opening for a part time (29 hours a week) Registered Dietitian to provide nutrition counseling and education to WIC clients. The position is based in our Idaho Falls office.
 
Position:  Registered Dietitan
Hours: Part time, Monday - Friday

Open for Recruitment: 

Closes on January 23, 2022
Starting Salary: $19.82 per hour + depending on experience
Location:  Idaho Falls
 

TO APPLY:

 

 

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For more info: Call 533-3162 or e-mail hr@eiph.idaho.gov
 
PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSIBLITIES:
  • Develops, implements, and evaluates nutrition-education programs; arranges and conducts nutrition-education material for clinic and classroom training; conducts training sessions for community and special interest groups; provides nutritional technical assistance to groups; collects and analyzes dietary history and assesses needs, develops care plans and counsels clients; provides outpatient counseling on normal and therapeutic diets; provides follow-up to referring physician; coordinates activities with community organizations; assesses nutritional status and feeding skills of clients on referral including home visits; assesses nutrient content of meals served, insuring quality and program requirements are met; issues food vouchers, schedules appointments and makes eligibility determination for program acceptance; resolves questions with grocers holding voucher contracts; writes operations reports and closes out month-end records; confers with staff and explores ways to enhance service delivery; prepares education material for media release.
  • Evaluates program goals and develops plans and procedures for service delivery in compliance with federal, state, and agency directives; trains and supervises clinic and related staff; coordinates program services with community organizations; supervises contract personnel; confers with other registered dietitians to enhance service delivery; develops grants, proposals, program budget requests, and activity and expenditure reports.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certification as a Registered Dietitian by the American Dietetic Association; and eligibility for licensure in the State of Idaho as a Dietitian in accordance with Idaho Code.
  • Good knowledge of; food service management and program planning and evaluation; education principles and methods as applied to nutrition.
  • Experience using a Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) pre-planned program.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources at (208) 334-2263.

Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.

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