Marion Public Health is seeking a qualified candidate to fill an opening for a part-time (24 hours a week) Public Health Nutritionist for the WIC Program. The WIC Public Health Nutritionist is responsible for completing nutrition and health assessments, providing nutrition counseling, assisting mothers with breastfeeding, and assisting with office duties in the clinic. Registered Dietitians with previous WIC experience are preferred. Registered Dietitians, Dietetic Technicians Registered, Registered Nurses, and new graduates are encouraged to apply.
The ideal candidate will have experience with nutrition assessment and education in a WIC setting, experience supporting breastfeeding, knowledge, and skills in motivational interviewing, and an interest in working with community partners to implement strategies that improve access to nutrition, physical activity, and health care. Additional information about the position is provided in the position description, available here. To be considered for the position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references.
Marion Public Health is committed to providing services in a way that is sensitive to Marion’s diverse population. Toward that end, we are committed to building a public health workforce that represents the diversity present in our community.
Submit application materials to:
Director of WIC