|Date Opened||8/3/2023 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||9/28/2023 11:59:00 PM|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
Loudoun County is one of the fastest growing counties in the country, known for its excellent quality of life and strong economy while embracing its historic presence. Located 35 miles west of Washington DC, Loudoun County offers diverse cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities.
The Loudoun Health Department envisions leading in fostering a community of health and wellness.
The Loudoun County Department of Health seeks a talented and highly motivated individual to serve as a Senior Nutritionist in the Loudoun WIC program.
Under the general direction of the Nutrition Program Manager, provides nutrition services as a Registered Dietician and the Breastfeeding Coordinator for the County's Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Supplemental Food Program. This position analyzes diets of program participants; calculates the nutritional adequacy of meals based on Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA), determines client nutritional needs according to lifecycle stage of client, tailors food packages, evaluates medical/nutritional history and interprets lab results, and provides educational training on nutrition to the community.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Hiring salary is commensurate with experience.
Bachelor's degree in nutrition, dietetics, or a related field and satisfactory completion of a program of supervised clinical experience approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; or related qualification requirements as defined by the Code of Virginia Chapter 27.1 of Title 54.1 Dietitians and Nutritionist; One
(1) year of relevant experience.
Criminal background check, fingerprinting, and Child Protective Services (CPS) check required. Positions may require active registration as a Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics or other certification or license as defined by Code of Virginia Chapter 27.1 of Title 54.1 Dietitians and Nutritionists.
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!