National WIC Association

Nutritionist I

Granville Vance Public Health - WIC (Oxford, NC)

Nutritionist I
Position No. 463-52-606
Salary Grade (63)
Salary Range $39,893-$42,962.00

Granville-Vance Public Health is currently accepting applications for the position of Nutritionist I in the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program. 

WIC is a supplemental food program for pregnant, breastfeeding women, infants, and children. The purpose of the program is to provide supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support as an adjunct to good health care to pregnant, breastfeeding women, postpartum women, infants, and young children; to prevent occurrence of health problems and to improve the health status of WIC participants. 

This position will be providing professional nutritional services to individual clients or small groups with uncomplicated or well-managed health issues in the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, and Children.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education – approved Didactic Program in Dietetics; or Dietetic Technician, Registered with the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education with a bachelor’s degree in any subject area from an accredited four-year college or university; or a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics, Public Health Nutrition or Community Nutrition from an accredited four-year college or university.

Candidates should provide documentation of registration status from the Commission on Dietetic Registration, provide university or college transcripts or Commission of Accreditation for Dietetic Education verification statement.

COMPENSATION PACKAGE: GVPH offers competitive benefits including paid group medical insurance, N.C. Local Government Employees Retirement System membership, twelve paid holidays, and vacation and sick leave. Other voluntary group benefit options are available, including 401(k), 457(b), dental insurance, life insurance, vision insurance and flexible spending accounts.

To apply for this position interested applicants must submit the following: a completed state application (PD 107) and three work-related reference contacts.

Applications may be sumitted via email to or postal mail to:

Personnel Director
Granville-Vance District Health Department
Post Office Box 367
Oxford, North Carolina 27565

SELECTION PROCESS: Includes review of qualifications, structured interviews, reference checks on qualified applicants and successful completion of pre-employment drug screen. This position is open until filled.

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