National WIC Association

NUTRITIONIST III - SUPERVISOR - Position: 61006656

STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA DHEC-PH-Region-Upstate ( Anderson County, SC)

STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
DHEC-PH-Region-Upstate
200 University Ridge
Greenville, SC 29602

INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF:
NUTRITIONIST III - SUPERVISOR

An Equal Opportunity Employer

THE LANGUAGE USED IN THIS DOCUMENT DOES NOT CREATE AN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT BETWEEN THE EMPLOYEE AND THE AGENCY. THIS DOCUMENT DOES NOT CREATE ANY CONTRACTUAL RIGHTS OR ENTITLEMENTS. THE AGENCY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REVISE THE CONTENT OF THIS DOCUMENT, IN WHOLE OR IN PART. NO PROMISES OR ASSURANCES, WHETHER WRITTEN OR ORAL, WHICH ARE CONTRARY TO OR INCONSISTENT WITH THE TERMS OF THIS PARAGRAPH CREATE ANY CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT.

OPENING DATE: 10/08/21    CLOSING DATE: 10/18/21 11:59 PM
 
JOB TITLE: NUTRITIONIST III - SUPERVISOR    CLASS CODE: KB45

POSITION NUMBER: 61006656    SLOT NUMBER:
 
STATE SALARY RANGE:
 $34,331.00 - $63,524.00 Annually    
AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MIN: $38,390
AGENCY HIRING RANGE - MAX: $47,211

LOCATION: Anderson County, South Carolina
 
JOB TYPE: FTE - Full-Time
 
NORMAL WORK SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
 
RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT:
RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT SPECIFICS (IF ANY):

 
AGENCY SPECIFIC APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

If you meet the requirements of the position and would like to be considered, you must submit a state application online. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position. The quality of the application presented (completeness and accuracy as well as grammar and spelling) will be considered prior to the offer of an interview. A criminal records check will be conducted prior to an offer of employment. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on the stated closing date.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

THIS IS A REPOST. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS DO NOT NEED TO RE-APPLY.

Careers at DHEC: Work that makes a difference!

Pursuing Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Promoting Teamwork, and Embracing Service

Supervision and Management:
Acts as a role model for DHEC’s Core Values. Maintain excellent communication and professionalism with superiors, peers, and subordinates. Responsible for supervision of 4-6 staff members, takes an active role in the hiring process and assuring thorough orientation of new staff. Monitors clinic flow and staff utilization. Work consistently with staff and peers to identify opportunities for continuous improvement. Hold regular staff meetings with team and individual staff members. Perform quality assurance activities, program audits, and implementation of corrective action plans, as required by WIC Program and agency policy. Assesses employee performance through direct and indirect observations and completes evaluation tools, per agency policy. Assures accurate and timely completion of staff PCAS, SCEIS, and travel reports. Maintain and monitor customer satisfaction as well as problem solving customer concerns. Conduct outreach activities.

Clinic Nutrition Services: Assessment, Certification, and Breastfeeding Promotion:
Adhere to program requirements and agency standards for WIC Nutrition Service delivery and referrals. Provide WIC certifications and nutrition education per program standards and protocols, including anthropometric measurements, hemoglobin testing, documentation, building of food packages, and referrals to registered dietician, if indicated. Ensures clients receive qualified interpretation and translation services. Promote breastfeeding, provide support and appropriate referrals for breastfeeding participants. Issue and monitor breast pumps and supplies. Complete follow up per guidelines. Attend all required trainings.

MINIMUM AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

State Minimum Requirements: Some positions require registration or eligibility for registration by the American Dietetics Association. A bachelor’s degree in nutrition, dietetics or community nutrition and experience in a clinical, public health or institutional setting; or a bachelor’s degree in any field and registration by the American Dietetics Association and experience in a clinical, public health or institutional setting. Some positions require registration with the American Dietetics Association and a valid license from the South Carolina Panel for Dietetics.

Institutions of Higher Learning must be recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Agency Additional Requirements: 
BS or BA degree in Nutrition, Foods and Nutrition, Family and Consumer Sciences, Home Economics, Health Promotion or other approved nutrition or health-related degree.
Applicants indicating college credit or degree(s) on the application may upload an unofficial copy of the transcript as an attachment to the application. Please note that the agency will require an official, certified copy of the transcript or diploma prior to hiring

Applicants indicating college credit or degree(s) on the application may upload an unofficial copy of the transcript as an attachment to the application. Please note that the agency will require an official, certified copy of the transcript or diploma prior to hiring.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

One (1) year of DHEC experience. 

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS:

DRIVING RECORD: If this position requires the applicant to possess a valid driver’s license to operate a state vehicle or personal vehicle, any applicant being considered in the final stages of selection for the position will be required to provide a certified copy of a 10-year driving record.

SC DHEC is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employing agency. We are committed to a diverse workforce. SC DHEC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. 

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More Information: https://agency.governmentjobs.com/sc/job_bulletin.cfm?JobID=3240405