DIETETIC TECHNICIAN, REGISTERED

Position Summary: This is technically skilled dietetic work assisting in providing and assessing food service management or nutritional care services. An employee allocated to this class of work assists the University of Georgia Dining Services Associate Director of Culinary Development ("Executive Chef") and the Registered Dietitian with upkeep of nutrient and ingredient database, nutrient analysis, menu planning, recipe development and assists with administration of Dining Service's menu management software program. The incumbent exercises discretion and independent judgment in performing routine tasks although advice and assistance are readily available from professional personnel. Work is performed under general guidance by the Associate Director of Culinary Development ("Executive Chef") and the Registered Dietitian.

Responsibilities: Maintaining nutrient and ingredient data base, ensuring product accuracy.

Qualifications: Graduation from a four year college or university with a degree in home economics preferably with major course work in dietetics and nutrition; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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