Public Health Job Opportunities

Lead Nutrition Educator

Deadline: until filled

Central District Health Department in Grand Island is seeking a Lead Nutrition Educator. This person will serve as the lead nutritionist in a progressive public health clinic. Implement program objectives, coordinate clinic scheduling, assist in orientation and on-going training of staff, evaluate/assess trends and risk factors through data collection and analysis, assess applicant’s nutritional and immunization history to determine eligibility for program benefits, promotes health and disease prevention activities, keep informed of latest nutritional science and WIC program at various levels of government. Assist supervisor and coworkers as needed.

Required: Registered Dietician (RD) or eligible for registration with the American Dietetic Association Commission on Dietetic Registration and ability to obtain Registered Dietician within 1 year of employment OR a Master Level Nutritionist from an accredited college or university AND at least 15 hours of course work in human nutrition OR at least 9 hours of course work in human nutrition in addition to 2 years of work experience related to nutrition education (WIC, EFNEP, community health educator)).

Preferred: One year related experience.

Full-time, $22.00/hr Excellent benefits. Apply at Central District Health Dept. 1137 S. Locust St. Grand Island, NE.  Open until filled.  EO/AAE   CDHD website:  www.cdhd.ne.gov