Employment Opportunities

 

Position Title: Dietitian

Reports To: Wellness & Fitness Manager

Status: Per Diem Contract

 

Overview:

The Registered Dietitian is an integral part of Starport’s Wellness team. This role is responsible for providing nutritional support to the NASA – Johnson Space Center Team members and community participating in Starport’s wellness services/programs. This position will communicate directly with clients to help them improve their health through nutritional counselling. The individual will also consult with the Wellness & Fitness Manager to deliver group education sessions for our JSC population.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure quality, personalized nutritional education for Starport clients via digital interactions.
  • Provide scientifically based nutritional educational sessions via digital and/or in person classroom settings
  • Maintain compliance with all requirements of Federal, State, and local regulations and guidelines pertaining to dietetics and the USDA
  • Maintain all records and reports necessary to comply with Starport’s information protection policy
  • Support diet restrictions and physician orders by developing menus supporting dietary care plans
  • Provides nutritional counseling for a variety of food allergies and sensitivities
  • Drive customer satisfaction, and maintain client relationships through professionalism
  • Conduct evaluations and investigate program concerns while providing recommendations to improve service and quality
  • Support all Starport services and promotional standards improving participation, employee morale and promoting healthy eating habits across JSC
  • Present to various partners through meetings, formal presentation and or nutrition education
  • Additional tasks and responsibilities may be assigned at the discretion of the Wellness & Fitness Manager. Tasks and responsibilities may be added or revised based on the volume of business and the need for the work to be completed at the present time

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Degree in Dietetics
  • Registered/Licensed Dietitian
  • Must submit to a U.S. Government full criminal background check

 

Skills & Requirements:

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Outstanding problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be computer savvy as many sessions will be via video chat
  • Ability to prioritize work, utilizing time and resources wisely
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written)
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Enthusiastic, friendly personality
  • Ability to provide recommendations to management and staff regarding program related issues

 

Please submit resume and references to Joel Grant at joel.b.grant@nasa.gov