Dietitian

Job description:

Registered Dietitian:

  • Direct Hire
  • Full-Time
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience.
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Department: Nutritional Services
  • Location: Waterloo, NY
  • POSITION SUMMARY:
  • The Dietitian provides quality patient care in collaboration with the Nutrition Services Manager. He or she identifies patient needs and participates with the direct care team in the development and execution of the Multidisciplinary Care Plan. Compiles and evaluates data in preparing Nutritional Assessments and Care Planning in compliance with established Standards of Practice. Evaluates patients at nutritional risk and provides appropriate nutritional intervention. Assists as needed in preparation and distribution of meals.
  • QUALIFICATIONS:
  • EDUCATION:
  • Minimum:
  • BS in Dietetics plus 1 yr. internship or equivalent
  • LICENSE:
  • Minimum:
  • NYS Dietetics-Nutrition License
  • Registered with The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS:
  • WORK EXPERIENCE:
  • Minimum:
  • Experience in diet therapy and food service management in a health care facility.
  • SKILLS:
  • Minimum:
  • Required to be self-motivated to take responsibility for nutritional care of all assigned customers
  • Committed to work within time constraints
  • Able to work well with other disciplines and operational team members of Nutrition Services Department
  • Independent thinker
  • Able to work with best interest of patients’/residents’ needs/wishes to ensure quality of life
  • Display sound judgment in prioritizing work assignments.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information with discretion and ability to deal with the public in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, manage multiple priorities and enhance the spirit of teamwork through effective role modeling.
  • Computer literacy required with word processing, spreadsheets, power point
  • Preferred:
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products including word, excel and power point.

Qualifications:

  • EDUCATION:
  • Minimum:
  • BS in Dietetics plus 1 yr. internship or equivalent
  • LICENSE:
  • Minimum:
  • NYS Dietetics-Nutrition License
  • Registered with The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • About the area:
  • Waterloo is a city in central New York State. It is located at the northern end of Seneca Lake, known as the Finger Lakes Region. It boasts quality wine trails, a rich history, natural beauty, and four-season attractions.
  • On Cayuga Lake, the city of Ithaca is home to Cornell University. The surrounding area is marked by high gorges, many with dramatic waterfalls, including Taughannock Falls and Buttermilk Falls.
  • Near the tip of Seneca Lake, Watkins Glen State Park has rocky cliffs and cascading waterfalls, plus trout fishing. Southwest is the Corning Museum of Glass. To the north is the Old Erie Canal, a pivotal 19th-century waterway now offering hiking, canoeing and fishing. In the northwest, the city of Rochester overlooks Lake Ontario.
  • Not a far drive to a top-rated mall, great restaurants and tons of outdoor activities. You can find Hobart and Williams Smith Colleges and Ithaca are nearby.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : $ 62000

Salary Max : $ 75000

Currency Type : USD