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Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian for a Clinical Nutrition Manager position at Mohawk Valley Health System Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (St. Luke’s Home), a 202-bed skilled nursing and subacute rehabilitation facility located in Utica, NY.

The successful candidate will:

  • possess strong leadership, interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills (both verbal and written);
  • collaborate with the Clinical Nutrition Manager III to train, mentor and supervise two full time dietitians;
  • provide exceptional nutrition care to patients on skilled nursing (LTC) and subacute units;
  • drive Performance Improvement and Quality Management projects;
  • oversee rollout of department programs and initiatives, as necessary;
  • provide training and education to the food service staff, as well as interdisciplinary healthcare professionals;
  • be the primary liaison with medical and nursing staff and represent the department on hospital wide committees; and
  • serve in a leadership role on the Food and Nutrition Services team and assist in food service management as needed.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidate who will:

  • be an experienced Registered Dietitian and CDN in New York with long term care experience and a great clinical knowledge base;
  • have proven supervisory or management experience (2+ years);
  • demonstrate excellent communication, leadership and customer service skills;
  • be experienced with regulatory accreditation and establishing and maintaining standards of care; and
  • have a strong commitment to excellence in all aspects of patient care.

Learn more about MVHS RNC

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

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What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement:

Master's degree with completion of required coursework and supervised practice as dictated by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

For those eligible for the registration exam prior to 1/1/24:

Bachelor's degree with completion of required coursework and supervised practice as dictated by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

Credentials Requirement:

Meets eligibility requirements for Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RD/RDN) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) and will become registered within 120 days of hire. In some states and/or facilities the RD/RDN credentials is required at the time of hire
Certification/licensure as required by state(s) of practice. In some states and/or facilities state certification/licensure is required at the time of hire

Basic Management Experience: At least 13 months experience supervising and directing people and other resources to achieve specific end results within limited timeframes.

Basic Functional Experience: 3 years as experienced practitioner able to work unsupervised and provide professional supervision to developing practitioners


Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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