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TKC Holdings Dietitian - Kern County Jail in BAKERSFIELD, California


Are you looking for a career with premium benefits and the potential for growth? ​

At TKC Holdings, we’ve created something special, a better place to work and grow. Many employees start just expecting a paycheck but end up with a rewarding career. We provide exceptional training and a clear career path. ​

  • Review approved menu cycles (bi-annually or if changed) developed by the Regional Dietitian to ensure they meet contract specifications and Title 15

  • Inspect and evaluates food preparation and service to our clients and kitchen personnel for conformance with dietetic standards

  • Adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA regulations, patient rights policies, regulatory agency standards, including federal, state, and ACA

  • All Menu substitutions and Opportunity Buys will be reviewed monthly for nutritional compliance

  • Trinity will provide nutritional specs for all opportunity buys for approval

  • Review current medical diets ordered for any issues with onsite medical providers, report any findings to Regional Dietitian

  • Possibly other duties as assigned by Regional Dietitian

  • Contract Position

  • 8 to 10 hours a month

  • No Travel

  • Must be familiar with Title 15 Requirements

  • Bachelor degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university in Nutrition or Dietetics; Currently Registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration

  • At least three (3) years’ experience in dietetics

  • Experience with food service is preferred

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to handle confidential information

  • Good organizational and communication skills

  • Ability to travel to site monthly (Kern County Jail)

  • Must be able to pass company background check

  • Must be able to pass drug test

Associated Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent organizational and customer service skills

  • Must have skills and knowledge in clinical dietetics

  • Ability to evaluate and assess nutritional status and identify potential nutritional problems

  • Ability to develop appropriate plans to address nutritional issues in a correctional setting

  • Ability to be self-driven, forward thinking and strategic

  • Skill in being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task

  • Ability to adapt to change in the workplace and demonstrate the ability to work collectively within a team environment

  • Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem

  • Ability to get along well with a variety of personalities and individuals

TKC Holdings, Inc. offers comprehensive benefits to all regular-full time employees. TKC offers a variety of medical plans with prescription coverage, vision, dental, life insurance, short term and long term disability and many more benefits that can be selected to create the right package for you. TKC also understands the importance of work life balance and planning for the future. To help with both of these, employees are eligible for paid time off and a Company Match for the 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Requisition ID: 2021-4240

Company: Trinity Services Group Inc. - 894V5

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Wage Rate: $75/hr