Job Openings

Interested candidates should print out and complete the Employment Application form below.
The Affirmative Action Survey is voluntary only, but appreciated.

Application must be mailed to or delivered in person to the Health Department.
Individuals who can not print out the form should contact Human Resources for an application or stop by the Health Department for the form.

Division: WIC
Position: Registered Dietitian – Richland County and Ashland County Offices
Pay Grade: 21
Salary: $ 24.39 per hour (37 hours per week)
Shift Times: Mon, Tues, Thurs (8:00am to 4:30pm) Wednesday (10:00am to 6:30pm) Friday (8:00am to 4:00pm). May include evening and Saturday clinics.

General Statement of Duties:

Promotes, develops and implements nutrition education programs with goals, objectives, methods/materials and evaluation tools.

Nutritionally assesses and counsels patients in both individual and group sessions for WIC program.  Certifies participants for WIC as per State policies; provides appropriate nutrition education for WIC participants; charts individual counseling; performs anthropometric measurements and hemoglobin testing as per WIC policy; charts all other nutrition related counseling.  Prescribes types and amounts of food for WIC participants; signs WIC documents for patient charts; provides special diet counseling for clinic patients and outpatient referrals.  Serves as nutrition resource person for Health Department staff and other area health professionals.  Can provide nutrition education classes on specially requested topics.

Knowledge of public relations; training and development; dietetics and nutrition; federal and state WIC standards.  Knowledge and implementation of appropriate counseling techniques.  Must be able to learn WIC software and perform WIC computer functions.

Must be an A.D.A. registered dietitian and be licensed by the Ohio Board of Dietetics.

The specific statements shown in this description are not intended to be all inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

Interested applicants are required to complete a formal application for employment and submit the completed application to: 

Director of Human Resources, Legal & Information Technology

Richland Public Health
555 Lexington Avenue
Mansfield, OH 44907
Deadline for physical receipt of completed applications: Until Filled

Equal Opportunity Employer/Provider

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