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Nutritionist

COMMUNITY ACTION
Kearney, NE Full-time
Posted on August 24, 2019

Position: WIC Nutritionist or RD Kearney (Full-time and Part-time position available) Applications accepted until September 10, 2019.

Responsibilities: 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 highrisk groups, along with community outreach. No Late Evenings, Weekends, Or Holidays! May require some occasional travel, transportation is provided. Applicants must have a Bachelors or Masters degree in Nutritional Sciences, Community Nutrition, ClinicalNutrition, 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. 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.

Pay and Benefits: Starting wage is $19.00-$21.00 an hour, dependent on education, certification, and experience. Current Breastfeeding credentials (CBE, CLC, or IBCLC) a plus and will be compensated for. Part-time position is 2, 8 hour days a week and does not include benefits. Full time position is 32 hours a week and includes benefits.

Benefits include: benefit dollars($415/month - must be used towards one or more of the five options available from the agency which are BCBS group health insurance, group dental, group vision, retirement plan, and term life insurance), paid holidays, PTO, short term disability insurance, and Employee Assistance Program. Individuals are eligible for benefits from date of hire, there is no waiting period.

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