Registered Dietitian


Division: WIC
Position: Registered Dietitian
                Richland County & Ashland County Offices
Pay Grade: 21
Salary: $23.68 per hour (37 hours per week)
Shift Times: Mon, Tues, Thurs (8:00am to 4:30pm) Wednesday (10:00am to 6:30pm) Friday (8:00am to 4:00pm). May include evening and Saturday clinics.

General Statement of Duties: Promotes, develops and implements nutrition education programs with goals, objectives, methods/materials and evaluation tools.

Nutritionally assesses and counsels patients in both individual and group sessions for WIC program. Certifies participants for WIC as per State policies; provides appropriate nutrition education for WIC participants; charts individual counseling; performs anthropometric measurements and hemoglobin testing as per WIC policy; charts all other nutrition related counseling. Prescribes types and amounts of food for WIC participants; signs WIC documents for patient charts; provides special diet counseling for clinic patients and outpatient referrals. Serves as nutrition resource person for Health Department staff and other area health professionals. Can provide nutrition education classes on specially requested topics.

Knowledge of public relations; training and development; dietetics and nutrition; federal and state WIC standards. Knowledge and implementation of appropriate counseling techniques. Must be able to learn WIC software and perform WIC computer functions.

Must be an A.D.A. registered dietitian and be licensed by the Ohio Board of Dietetics.

The specific statements shown in this description are not intended to be all inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

Interested applicants will be required to complete a formal Application for Employment. The Application for Employment is available on our website:

The completed Application for Employment should be submitted to:
Director of Human Resources
Legal & Information Technology
Richland Public Health
555 Lexington Avenue
Mansfield, OH 44907

Deadline for physical receipt of completed applications: Until Filled

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