Locations: Township of Irvington – Health
Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s degree with a major concentration in Dietetics, Nutrition, Food, Food Science, or Food Service Management. Completion of a dietetic internship and professional experience in nutrition when combined totals one (1) year, or one (1) year of full-time professional experience in nutrition. Graduation from an accredited college with a Master’s degree in Dietetics, Nutrition, Food, Food Science, or Food Service Management. Appointees will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of dietetics and diet management including food costs and cost fluctuations and similar matters, modern diet and food preparation methods, and materials used in a large and/or small food service unit. Knowledge of health and safety requirements for kitchen personnel, machinery, and equipment, sociology or psychology to understand the individual’s basic social needs, developmental processes, and culturally acquired attitudes and habits. Ability to analyze, comprehend, and interpret dietary problems. Ability to develop normal and therapeutic diets. Ability to apply the professional sciences of food, nutrition, and management. Ability to organize assigned dietary and supervisory work and develop effective work methods. Ability to integrate nutrition services into the health delivery system. Ability to give suitable assignments and instructions to staff. Ability to develop suitable work schedules for assigned employees. Ability to work harmoniously with associates. Ability to use effective oral communication techniques in persuading and informing individuals and groups. Ability to establish and maintain suitable records and files. Ability to organize and write technical reports, procedures, pamphlets, and similar documents.Any other duties as assigned by the Director as needed.
Hours: Monday – Friday (9:00 am to 4:30 pm)
Salary: Dependent upon Qualifications
Incomplete applications will not be considered
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NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Township of Irvington is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, ancestry, national origin, social status, or physical disabilities.