Coordinator (Dietitian) Food and Nutrition fulltime day shift

MacNeal Hospital - Berwyn, Illinois

11/28/2018 6:55:04 PM
Maintenance Food Service Housekeeping and Security

Assist with the coordination and implementation of the activities of a staff of employees engaged in providing nutritional care and education to hospital patients and community. Assists with the planning of general and therapeutic diets for patient menus, ensuring the diets meet the Recommended Dietary Allowances.


Level of knowledge equivalent to that acquired through completion of four years of college level training in order to obtain a Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition, Dietetics, Food Science or related field.

Completion of an internship or training program approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education. Current registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration required. Licensed by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation also necessary.

Three to five years of progressive responsibility and experience in various dietary and supervisory areas in order to acquire a thorough knowledge of medical nutritional therapy and typical departmental issues.

Analytical and problem solving abilities necessary to assist in preparing general and therapeutic diets, develop a budget, revise the Diet Manual, assist subordinates with complex problems involving patients and so forth.

Interpersonal skills necessary to interact and cooperate with all levels of hospital personnel in various departments and communicate effectively with external agencies and parties.

Supervisory/managerial skills necessary to schedule, assign and direct the work of a staff of professional, technical and service employees.

Ability to use computer programs such as Microsoft Office, Word and Excel.

Job: Maintenance, Food Service,Housekeeping and Security

Hospital/Facility: MacNeal Hospital

Job Type: Full-time

Shift Type: Days

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn, Illinois