JOB ANNOUNCEMENT


         Portage County WIC Supervisor                                                                  

Department of Health and Human Services

            

                                   

Description of Duties: This position administers and manages public health nutrition programming including all aspects of the WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Program, Fit Families, and Farmers Market Nutrition Programs.  It assures nutrition services for CYSHCN (Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs), Prenatal Care Coordination Program, and related Maternal and Child Health (MCH) programs.  This position also provides supervision for the Wisconsin Well Woman Program Coordinator, including case management billing and reimbursement support. It collaborates with agency and community partners in consultation, in-service and allied program planning and services.  This position is active in the Community Health Improvement Plan and assures nutrition programs address prevention and chronic disease prevention.  Provides after hour support.  It may assume statutory duties of the Health Officer when appointed.

 

 


Minimum Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor degree in Nutritional Sciences required; Master's degree preferred

  • Registered Dietitian required.

  • Wisconsin certified dietitian required.

  • Two years supervisory experience preferred.

  • Two years experience with high-risk populations (children with special health care needs, obstetrics, women’s health, pediatrics) preferred.

  • Two years of Public Health experience preferred

  • Valid Wisconsin motor vehicle operator’s license and access to insured vehicle for work-related travel.

  • Any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.

     

     


Starting Salary: $55,684/year   

 


Deadline for applications is Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.

Portage County is an equal employment opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan. AA/EOE/LEP

Portage County is an equal employment opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan. AA/EOE/LEP

Apply at: www.co.portage.wi.us

Portage County Human Resources

1462 Strongs Ave.