Sodexo Operations LLC Dietetic Technician in VALHALLA, New York

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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Diet Technician for a position at the Behavioral Health Center at Westchester Medical Center located in Valhalla, NY – just outside of New York City.

Is this opportunity right for you?

If you are a Registered Diet Technician looking to gain exceptional clinical experience in an environment that fosters learning and development, this may be the job for you. You will be responsible for providing medical nutrition therapy to the pediatric and adult behavioral health population. You will also coordinate and conduct daily nutrition group classes for all age levels. This position collaborates very closely with the interdisciplinary team where you will share your knowledge and nutrition recommendations. You will work very closely with the registered dietitians and be an integral part of the team. Due to the size and expertise of the facility, you have the advantage of gaining well rounded knowledge in the field of clinical nutrition.

Our diet technicians create more than merely a job but a rewarding career by leading teams to exceed client expectations. Are you the experienced diet technician we’re seeking?

We are looking for candidates who will:

  • Be a registered diet technician with an interest in behavioral health

  • Provide inpatient Medical Nutrition Therapy for the behavioral health population

  • Provide one on one and group education to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff

  • Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment

  • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups

  • Strong time management and organizational skills are needed to be successful in this position

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • familiarity with the Nutrition Care Process and Electronic Health Records is preferred at the unit;

  • strong comprehension of the principles of clinical nutrition practice;

  • the ability to meet DOH/state/federal and company standards.

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Position Summary

Leads day-to-day responsibility for menu management. Instructs patients and/or hospital personnel in basic principles of nutrition and modifications of normal diet.

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - No previous work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics required + registry eligible for dietetic technician.

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 58260

Location US - NY - VALHALLA

Relocation No

Category Nutrition

Type Full-Time