WIC Nutritionist or RD

Website Community Action Partnership of Mid-NE

Helping People, Changing Lives

If you are looking to truly make a difference in the lives of others, this is the job for you!  Primary duties include counseling, promoting health, breastfeeding and nutrition, determining nutritional risks, prescribing supplemental foods, and providing health education and care management to individuals and families who are members of vulnerable population and high risk groups, along with community outreach. No LATE EVENINGS, WEEKENDS, or HOLIDAYS!  May require some occasional travel, transportation is provided.  Applicants must have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nutritional Sciences, Community Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition, Dietetics, Public Health Nutrition or Home Economics/Consumer and Family Science with emphasis in nutrition from an accredited college or university.   Bilingual considered a plus and includes additional compensation.  Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to provide great customer service, and be a team player as well as possess the initiative to work independently.  Registered Dietitian preferred, but not required.  Due to current COVID guidance, and to ensure the safety of our participants and staff, contact with participants is being completed remotely.  Once regulations are lifted, contact with participants will resume to being conducted in person.

 

Pay and Benefits:  Starting wage for Nutritionist is $19.00-$21.00 an hour, dependent on education, certification, and experience.  Starting wage for RD is $22.00 an hour.  Current Breastfeeding credentials (CBE, CLC, or IBCLC) a plus and will be compensated for.  Position is 32 hours a week and includes benefits.   Benefits provided include: paid holidays, PTO, short term disability insurance, and Employee Assistance Program.  Other benefits available include: health, dental, vision, cancer/critical illness, accident, and voluntary life insurance, as well as retirement and flexible spending account.

 

For more information, call (308) 865-5356 and ask for Judy, or email jschultz@mnca.net.

To apply for this job email your details to jschultz@mnca.net