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HAYWOOD COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

2177 Asheville Road, Waynesville, NC 28786
Carmine F. Rocco, M.S., Health Director

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Position: Nutritionist II
Location: Haywood County Health Department
Salary Range: $32,127– $48,190 (less for trainee)
Pay Grade: 66
Available:November 12, 2007
Application Deadline: Open until filled

Description of Duties: Providing nutritional counseling and nutrition education to clients and groups specifically in the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, Children (WIC) for the promotion and maintenance of good health. Comprehensive nutrition counseling is conducted daily either in a currently established clinic or through referral from other health professionals. Additional duties include being responsible for maintaining current and accurate records regarding WIC vendors and their related activities. Perform other related duties as required.

Examples of Duties: Provide comprehensive nutrition counseling for clients within the WIC program.
Responsible for nutritional services rendered to children and prenatal clientele.
Formulate and implement nutrition related group classes, which are appropriate for children and prenatal population.
Maintain current and accurate records as specified regarding WIC vendors and their activities.
Provide nutritional classes to groups within the community.
Maintain current accurate records and confidentiality with patient/clients.

Minimum Education and Experience - Graduation from a four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in foods and nutrition, public health nutrition, or dietetics and one year of nutrition experience; or completion of an ADA approved dietetic internship with ADA Commission on Dietetic Registration eligibility preferred or master's degree in nutrition or public health nutrition with ADA Commission on Dietetic Registration eligibility preferred: or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Application Process: State application (PD 107) must be submitted by closing date to:
Employment Security Commission
1170 N. Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786

College transcripts (graduate studies, if applicable) must accompany your application.

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Selection process will be by structured interview. Applications will be reviewed to select the best-qualified applicants for admission to the interview.

“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

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