Company: University of Kentucky
Posted on: June 23, 2022
Posting Details Job Title Dietetics Technician/UKHC
Requisition Number RE34350
Working Title Feeding Tube Team Diet Technician
Department Name H3075:Nutritions Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 06
Salary Range $16.20-24.82/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education AA
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Required Related Experience No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification None
Physical Requirements The physical requirements for this position
include regularly standing or walking with objects weighing up to
10 lbs., and regularly sitting at a computer workstation for
extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive
motions, such as typing.
Shift Must be able to work three 10-hour (8:00 am - 6:30 pm) shifts
per week; regular weekend and holiday shifts required.
Job Summary The Dietetics Technician performs as a member of the
interdisciplinary team, assisting the Registered Dietitian in safe
and timely placement of Cortrak feeding tubes while ensuring
customer satisfaction and positive public relations through the
safe and efficient use of resources.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and
well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In
alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of
COVID -19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious
exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under
the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two
weeks after receiving the full COVID -19 vaccination series or upon
obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the
World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities The ideal candidate will be a
Dietetic Technician Registered or have completed a degree in
Dietetics; will have in-depth diet and nutritional interactions
knowledge and the ability to manage multiple tasks and/or projects
while accurately completing routine functions in a fast-paced, high
intensity, professional work environment; will enjoy working
independently as well as closely with co-workers in a supportive
team environment; will possess strong computer (including Microsoft
Office), customer service, and active listening skills; and will
demonstrate dependability and excellent attention to detail.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience Dietetic Technician Registered or
degree in Dietetics highly preferred.
Deadline to Apply 06/28/2022
University Community of Inclusion The University of Kentucky is
committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our
students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and
acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all
backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and
welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and
are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live.
In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for
our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of
Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans,
individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to
consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass
pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky
Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background
check and/or drug screen.
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