About the Job

Job Title

Nutritionist (Registered Dietitian)

Job Category

Public Health

Company

Alameda County WIC Program
Oakland, California 94609
www.alamedacountywic.org

Job Description and Requirements

Alameda County WIC Program seeks a Nutritionist for the Hayward and Fremont offices. This position is a civil service position, with excellent pay, benefits, training and opportunities for advancement. Duties include providing nutrition counseling and breastfeeding support, teaching classes, supporting site manager in quality assurance, training, and program planning, acting as lead in absence of the site manager. Worksite is in Hayward and Fremont. Salary approximately $26 to $36 per hour.
Employee will counsel WIC clients, especially working with the high risk population; performs certification and documentation of program eligibility, teaches classes, serves as the lead in the absence of the site supervisor, assists with program planning, quality assurance, staff training.

Eligible candidates must be a registered dietitian with masters in nutrition or a bachelors graduate with at least 6 months experience. Best candidate will have WIC or clinical experience.

Entry level RD eligibile candidate who needs job experience to meet to meet minimum qualifications will be considered, at a lower starting salary.

Minorities strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates fluent in Spanish or other languages commonly spoken in the South Bay (Chinese, Vietnamese, Farsi, Hindi, etc.) encouraged to apply.

Contact

Kathleen Willkom
To apply you may submit your resume and cover letter by fax, e-mail or mail.
510-670-5337 [tel]
510-670-5221 [fax]
Kathleen.Willkom@acgov.org

[posted Jan 15, 2010]

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