Sodexo Operations LLC School Dietitian 1 in YORKTOWN, Virginia

Unit Description

Sodexo’s School Division is seeking a Registered Dietitian for the York County School District in Yorktown, VA. With a student enrollment of 13,000, this position will be responsible for the nutrition related aspects of our foodservice program for 18 schools. This will include relationship building with students, nurses, administrators, and the community, menu management, field support, and growing and supporting the wellness initiatives. If you are looking to make a difference in childhood nutrition AND have balance in your personal life, this is an AMAZING opportunity for you!


Reporting to the General Manager, this individual will:

  • Be responsible Child Nutrition audits for all facilities

  • Be responsible for all special diets required by the district

  • Be available for 1:1 counseling and in room student education

  • Lead wellness fairs, surveys, focus groups, etc. to continually improve our services

  • Manage the Sodexo database for the regional school menu

  • Work closely with nursing and administrators to address nutritional needs, including allergens and wellness initiatives

  • Assure compliance with all local, state and federal regulations as it relates to school nutrition

  • Oversee production training and completion of records

  • Be a Registered Dietitian and/or eligible for license in the state of VA

To learn more about what Sodexo has to offer Registered Dietitians and view open positions, go to our Clinical Microsite:

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition services

Key Duties

-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexho resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian

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

System ID 73967

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time