Under the supervision of the Division Director through immediate supervisors; plans, implements, organizes and evaluates nutrition component of Women, Infants and Children (WIC). Conducts health assessment and certifies clients eligible for WIC. Also performs Hemoglobin and Lead Screenings. Assess needs for health and social services; develops an individual care plan in conjunction with client; periodic assessments, follow-up and referral activities. Must be flexible to work satellite clinics.
Accredited Master’s degree in Public Health Dietetics or Food and Nutrition, and is a Registered Dietitian, Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist, or accredited bachelor’s degree in Public Health Dietetics or Food and Nutrition with five (5) years’ experience and be a Registered Dietitian and a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist. Certification by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics required. REQUIREMENTS: Verification of U.S. citizenship or employment eligibility. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License, with minimum auto liability insurance and personal vehicle in operable condition. DESIRED: Bilingual in Spanish, Certified Lactation Counselor or Certified Lactation Specialist.
Grade 14 Hourly Wages ($24.83 - $38.72)
Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 (815)727-8822 Fax (815)727-8526 www.willcountyhealth.org
NOT LATER THAN: 01/24/2022 DATE POSTED: 01/13/2022 These dates apply toward our Union Employees Only
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