Minimum Qualifications ? Candidate must currently be certified in New York State as a Dietitian or Nutritionist OR
* currently be registered with the American Dietetic Association as a Dietitian OR * be eligible for a 70.1 transfer OR * be reachable on the Civil Service List.
Duties Description The Dietitian will provide total nutrition care to assigned individuals which include the following duties:
* Ensure that all assigned individuals have appropriate diets and dietary orders. * Ensure dietary consistency as ordered by physician. * Complete nutritional assessments for all assigned individuals. * Research and plan substitutions on meal plans with residential staff. * Provide in-service training for staff on a variety of nutritionally based subjects. * Attend and participate in annual and semi-annual meetings. * Provide periodic oversight across all shift in assigned residences. * TRAVEL WILL BE REQUIRED
Additional Comments SALARY INCLUDES $3,026 LOCATION PAY
* If you are employed by state government you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on Direct Loans after 120 qualifying monthly payments have been made under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer. For more information on PSLF, please visit www.studentAid.gov/publicservice. * Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Workforce and Talent Management Central Office (518) ###-#### or Email at ...@opwdd.ny.gov to obtain information and RA forms. * Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) ###-#### or via email at ...@goer.ny.gov. * For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored. * Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter. * In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program). If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program), you may be terminated from your employment. * OPWDD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer