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Company Name:Wayne County Government
Location:Detroit, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
Category:Health and Human Services
Pay:$44,864.00 - Salary
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This is an exciting opportunity for a Nutrition Consultant in our Public Health area. You would have the chance to make a difference and contribute to the health of children while educating families about the importance of good nutrition habits.

The annual pay rate is  $44,864 equaling about $21.57 per hour!          


About the Job:

The Public Health Nutritional Consultant is primarily responsible for providing nutritional education, guidance, counseling and oversight to all aspects of the nutrition program services. Ensures implementation of policies and adheres to the standards and guidelines of the WIC program. This employee may assume charge responsibility for clinic staff as assigned.                        


Wayne County is looking for qualified applicants who possess the following: 

  1. A Bachelor's degree with a major in nutrition, dietetic programs, or a closely related degree as determined acceptable by the Department of Personnel/Human Resources; AND
  2. Registration as a dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; AND
  3. A valid State of Michigan driver's license with a safe driving record and have daily access to a motor vehicle and be willing to travel within the County of Wayne (Mileage Reimbursement is Offered); AND
  4. A minimum of one -year experience in providing nutrition assessments, and patient education and counseling. Preferred experience should include community health and/or maternal/infant nutrition services. 


Thanks for reading and we look forward to meeting you!                        


Wayne County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, Military Personnel, and other national service alumni including former House and Congress members are encouraged to apply.    

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