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Maricopa County Phoenix, AZ Registered Dietitian Lead Community Nutritionist
Job ID JL1594 posted on 11/08/18

Salary Range:
$22.72-$33.34 hourly

Position Description

Provides service to WIC clients such as high-risk counseling, formula approvals,
verification of eligibility, anthropometric & hemoglobin tests, nutr assessment & counseling in a participant-centered manner through motivational interviewing & emotion-based counseling with the goal of eliciting behavior change of clients. Coordinates operations of assigned WIC clinics by managing all aspects of client services including, but not limited to, developing & maintaining scheduling system. See website.

Minimum Qualifications

Registered Dietitian or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist credential & 2 years experience as Registered Dietitian. Must possess, or have ability to get by the time of hire, a valid Arizona driver's license. Knowledge of Fundamental theories, concepts, methods & basic sciences involved in nutrition & public health. Techniques to address nutrition problems of multi-ethnic, cultural & socioeconomic
groups. Skilled in Supervising & directing daily activities of staff. See website for details.

Desired Qualifications

Master's degree in Nutrition, Public Health or related field. Experience working for a WIC
program. Completion of the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) competent professional
authority training and certificate and the completion of the ADHS breastfeeding authority
training and certificate.



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