Dietary Manager jobs in the United States

Dietary Manager
  • Dietary and Housekeeping Staff
  • Concord, NC FULL_TIME
  • A growing company in the healthcare field is seeking a Dietary Manager to work in a Skilled Nursing Facility.

    Summary of Work: Responsible for the daily operations of food-service department according to facility policy and procedures & federal/state regulations. Provides leadership and guidance to ensure that food quality, safety standards, and client expectations are satisfactorily met. Maintains records of department personnel, income and expenditures, food, supplies, inventory levels, and equipment.

    Operations Management

    • Recruit, interview, hire, train, coach, evaluate, reward, discipline, and when necessary, terminate employees
    • Develop work schedules to ensure adequate staff to cover each shift
    • Create and monitor budgets for a cost-effective program
    • Manage revenue generating services
    • Justify improvements in the department design and layout
    • Work cooperatively with clients, facility staff, physicians, consultants, vendors, and other service providers

    Food-service Management

    • Specify standards and procedures for preparing food
    • Participate in menu planning including responding to client preferences, substitution lists, therapeutic diets, and industry trends
    • Inspect meals and assure that standards for appearance, palatability, temperature, and servings times are met
    • Manage the preparation and service of special nourishment and supplemental feedings
    • Assure that foods are prepared according to production schedules, menus, and standardized recipes

    Food Safety

    • Assure safe receiving, storage, preparation, and service of food
    • Protect food in all phases of preparation, holding, service, cooking, and transportation, using HACCP Guidelines
    • Prepare cleaning schedules and maintain equipment to ensure food safety
    • Ensure proper sanitation and safety practices of staff

    Nutrition and Medical Nutrition Therapy

    • Process new diet orders and diet changes; keeps diet cards updated
    • Complete the assigned MDS section according to required timeline
    • Determine client diet needs and develop appropriate dietary plans in cooperation with RD and in compliance with physicians’ orders
    • Review plan of care related to nutritional status; document concerns that can be resolved, improved, or addressed to improve client’s nutritional status and eating function
    • Review, revise, and implement, in cooperation with the IDT, the client’s nutrition assessment and plan of care
    • Supports Registered Dietitian duties as needed

    General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Skill in motivating, coaching, and supervising food-service personnel
    • Intermediate computer skills
    • Has effective written and oral communication skills
    • Demonstrated organizational skills
    • Has current awareness of legislation and regulations influencing the practice of standards of care

    Education and Requirements – *This may vary depending on location

    • Graduate of Dietary Manager’s Course, 2-yr, or 4-yr food-service program
    • Successful completion of Certified Dietary Manager exam
    • Two years’ experience in food-service management
    • Prior experience in healthcare, food service preferred


    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Insurance

    Job Type: Full-time


    • Dental insurance
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Vision insurance


    • Monday to Friday

    Work Location: In person

  • 12 Days Ago

Dietary Aide
  • Pinnacle Dietary
  • Saint Petersburg, FL FULL_TIME,PART_TIME
  • Job Duties: Prepares and serves food according to menus and in correct portion sizes as mandated by yield guides. Perform various job flows as needed and directed by DDS. Will help plan weekly meals, ...
  • 1 Month Ago

Dietary Aide
  • Hospital Dietary Department
  • Job responsibilities include, but not limited to: Cooking, serving, washing dishes, maintaining a clean workspace, following health and safety guidelines. Primary Responsibilities  Prepares menu item...
  • 6 Days Ago

Dietary Aide - TLHS Care Center
  • Dietary Aide - Care Center
  • Northfield, MN FULL_TIME
  • Dietary Aide Working in Aging Services offers stability and a stepping-stone to advance your skills. We offer paid training. Employee discounts for meals and unforms. Check out our many great benefits...
  • 29 Days Ago

Consultant Dietitian
  • Dietary Solutions
  • Weirton, WV FULL_TIME
  • Who We AreDietary Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of nutrition care services in health care facilities. Our industry experts, including Licensed Dietitians/Nutritionists, Dietetic Technicians, a...
  • 5 Days Ago

Consultant Dietetic Technician
  • Dietary Solutions
  • Weirton, WV FULL_TIME
  • Who We Are Dietary Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of nutrition care services in health care facilities. Our industry experts, including Licensed Dietitians/Nutritionists, Dietetic Technicians, ...
  • 5 Days Ago

Specialty Medical Director
  • VCA Antech, Inc.
  • Leesburg, VA
  • VCA Animal Emergency Critical Care and Leesburg Veterinary Internal Medicine (AECC & LVIM) in Leesburg, Virginia is seek...
  • 6/14/2024 12:00:00 AM

Medical Director
  • Fairfax Neonatal Associates, PC
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Independent physician practice is actively seeking a Board Certified Neonatologist, with recent Level III NICU Medical D...
  • 6/12/2024 12:00:00 AM

Medical Director
  • Central Boulevard Veterinary Hospital
  • Brentwood, MD
  • Description Position at Central Boulevard Veterinary Hospital Northern California Medical Director Wanted! Competitive C...
  • 6/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

  • Agape Mental Health Services Llc
  • Bowie, MD
  • Job Description Job Description Position Overview The Medical Director is a part-time position (minimum of 20 hours per ...
  • 6/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

Associate Medical Director
  • VITAS Healthcare
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Job Description The medical director of VITAS fulfills two primary functions, each of which is expected to consume appro...
  • 6/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

RN Nursing Interim Manager - Women's & Children's
  • Hiring Now!
  • Laurel, MD
  • Details Department: Ascension Travel Program - Interim Leadership Schedule: Monday-Friday, Day Shift, Full Time Hospital...
  • 6/11/2024 12:00:00 AM

Dietary Manager
  • Peak Healthcare
  • Sykesville, MD
  • Summary: Dietary Manger will manage the Dietary Department to include staffing, food ordering, food preparation, food de...
  • 6/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Medical Director
  • Hendall Inc
  • Rockville, MD
  • OVERVIEW Hendall is seeking a Doctor of Medicine or a Doctor of Osteopathy to serve as Chief Medical Director. The succe...
  • 6/10/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Dietary Manager jobs
$47,374 to $58,750