National WIC Association

WIC Nutrition Specialist

District Health Department #10 (Kalkaska or Grayling, MI)

Job Description -


• Completes assessments of nutrition, growth, lab and medical data determining WIC Program eligibility of infants, children and women.

• Provides client-centered nutrition and breastfeeding education and support; Initiates referrals and engages clients in health and community services.

• Performs height, weight and basic lab tests.

• Documents in EHRs

• Registered Dietitians: provides nutrition counseling and develops plans of care.

• Registered Nurses: performs child oral screenings, fluoride varnish applications and maternal risk screenings.


• Registered Nurse Licensed in the State of Michigan.

• OR Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).

• OR Bachelor’s degree in dietetics, foods and nutrition or Home Economics (with nutrition emphasis).

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