Dietetics Technician/Formula Room/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Dietetics Technician/Formula Room/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Infant Nutrition Diet Technician

Department Name:

H3075:Nutritions Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

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Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements for this position include regularly lifting/pushing/pulling objects up to 50lbs, regularly standing/walking with objects up to 10lbs, and repetitive motions.


Must work five, 8-hour variable shifts per week (8:00 am – 4:30 pm, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, or 12:00 pm – 8:30 pm). Every other weekend and holiday rotation required.

Job Summary:

Responsible for the preparation, storage and delivery of infant feedings as well as inventory, ordering, cleaning and sanitation. Performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Ensures customer satisfaction and good public relations through safe and efficient use of resources. Performs duties in compliance with performance improvement plans, TJC, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies. Assists the Registered Dietitian with nutrition care of patients.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

The ideal candidate will be a Dietetic Technician, Registered and/or have completed a degree in Dietetics. This individual will have the ability to manage multiple tasks and/or projects while accurately completing routine functions in a fast-paced, high-intensity, professional work environment; enjoy working independently as well as closely with co-workers in a supportive team environment; and possess proficient computer skills (including Microsoft Office), excellent customer service and active listening skills, a high regard for attention to detail, and dependability.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Current Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR) credential; background in nutrition, pharmacy, and/or laboratory; and a degree in nutrition (or medically-related field) preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 4/18/2021
Application Due: 4/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time