Compass Group, North America TECH, DIET in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana

  • We have an opening for a Diet Technician position.

    • Location: Baton Rouge, LA.

    • Schedule: 12-24 hrs. weekly

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Morrison Healthcare is a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 600 hospitals and healthcare systems. Morrison’s hospital kitchens, restaurants and cafés feature socially responsible practices and exceptional guest experiences. The company’s Mindful Choices wellness and sustainability platform includes the latest in healthful eating and an understanding of behavioral change in food consumption. The Atlanta-based company was named one of Modern Healthcare magazine’s “Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2013” and one of Training Magazine’s top 125 for 2014.

Job Summary

Summary: Working as a Diet Technician, you will support the operations and nutrition teams in nutritional analysis related to menus, execution of allergen awareness and wellness programming; provide support for delivering wellness commitments under the direction of a supervising Dietitian; carry out plans related to nutritional programs and strategies planned by the leadership team; and ensure that established protocols are executed consistently including working with established guidelines, training operational teams, and reporting on compliance with established protocols.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receives and tracks recipes from the wellness and/or culinary team, enters recipes into nutritional analysis software in accordance with the recipe entry checklist, communicates missing information from recipes, accurately completes tracking logs, and communicates progress on recipe entry when applicable.

  • Conducts weekly menu review and audits of cafes to ensure established menuing protocols are in compliance.

  • Assists with signage and communication of nutrition data in locations that provide menu labeling.

  • Assists in routine monitoring of nutrition program details including menu entry, online and in café communication regarding menu items, communicating identified issues to managers, and reporting as directed.

  • Assists with delivery of food allergen awareness training.

  • Assists in routine monitoring of food allergen awareness protocols including descriptive menu labeling and proper guest communication.

  • Assists supervising Dietitian in development of wellness materials and content.

  • Helps establish and maintain a professional and collaborative relationship with the key wellness stakeholders on campus.

  • Assists the supervising Dietitian in site-specific wellness programming including on site demonstrations, community education events, and wellness focused social media campaigns.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of nutrition, and personal and/or professional understanding of basic culinary skills.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition or related science field is required.

  • Familiarity and comfort with online communication including email and shared document platforms required.

  • Knowledge of nutrition analysis software is preferred.

  • Diet Technician Registered is preferred.

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. /*Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance)./

Req ID: 173324

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