Essential Job Duties:
The Nutrition Specialist position maintains nutritional information, food allergen data, and ingredient information in department’s C-Bord Food Management System, by analyzing recipes in the database, correcting data, exporting correct nutrition and food allergen data to various publication systems. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: * Supports NC State Dining’s dietitian and nutritional program, and provide nutritional content to Catering. * Maintains and operates product labeling system for the department, which requires full knowledge of principles and practices of nutrition. Develops and maintains a labeling system for the dining halls menu items. * Conducts a frequent audit of the food labels on campus. * Researches information for new products and new recipes for allergens and analyze each ingredient. *Responsible for training and support in all campus units that label food items at their site. * Assists with maintaining all customer accessible nutrition signage, labels, web pages, and iPads’ kiosks with accurate information.
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in foods and nutrition dietetics or public health nutrition; or completion of an ADA Dietetic internship with ADA Commission; Dietetic Registration eligibility preferred. Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Departmental Required Skills:
Ability to analyze nutritional data. Knowledge of food allergens, labeling laws, and food production and food procurement. Extensive computer skills. Knowledge of CBORD food management system or similar good management system, and Bartender nutrition labeling software. Ability to learn new software.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
Dietetic Registration eligibility preferred. Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Necessary Licenses or Certifications:
About the Department/Unit:
Campus Enterprises is NC State’s lead division or retail and hospitality organization - NC State Dining, NC State Bookstores, Trademark Licensing, Lonnie Poole Golf Course, NC State Student Centers (Witherspoon and Talley), and the Wolfpack One Card Services. Each unit shares a common goal; deliver quality and efficient services worth dedicated financial support for student activity and scholarships. NC State Dining provides campus wide food services to students, staff, and faculty on the NC State campus. NC State Dining operates 14 dining areas, seven convenient stores, campus concessions, a nutritional counseling service, and a catering department. We employ approximately 500 employees, of which approximately 140 are permanent EHRA and SHRA.
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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