Public Health Job Opportunities

Registered Dietitian for WIC Program

Deadline: until filled

The Central District Health Department in Grand Island is seeking a Registered Dietitian for their WIC program. Performs a variety of interdisciplinary assignments including, but not limited to: teach nutritional and other health education topics. Evaluate/assess health trends and risk factors. Determine food package of WIC participants; issue and explain the use of WIC vouchers to new clients; keep informed of the latest nutritional science and stay current on the WIC program.  Works with specific population groups through health promotion and disease prevention activities; participates in assessing health care services; provides health education and care management to vulnerable populations and high risk groups.

Requires a bachelor’s degree in Dietetics, Nutritional Sciences, Community Nutrition, OR a bachelor’s of science degree in Nursing or related field from an accredited college or university AND to be registered or registration eligible as a Registered Dietician. One year of relating experience preferred.

Full-time, $18.85/hr excellent benefits. Apply at Central District Health Dept. 1137 S. Locust St. Grand Island, NE.  Open until filled.  EO/AAE

To download the employment application visit www.cdhd.ne.gov