Nutrition Manager

$20.45 hourly
  • Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (O.L.H.S.A.)
  • Oct 11, 2022
Full time Education

Job Description


 Division:            Early Childhood

Department:  Head Start

Supervisor:     Deputy Director for E.C.S. – Support Services 

FLSA Status:  Exempt- Administrative/Executive

 Job Mission:

To ensure that the management of nutrition services and CACFP guidelines in OLHSA’s Early Childhood Services grantee program is in compliance with state and federal guidelines. Nutrition Manager is responsible for using his/her independent judgment and discretion with regard to marketing of the programs, monitoring of the problems, dispute resolution of programs, and nutrition staff supervision providing nutrition services to the EHS/Head Start population.

 Performance Standards:

1.       Manage the Early Childhood food service program in accordance with Michigan Child and Adult Care Food Program and ACF Head Start Performance Standards.

2.      Manage nutrition counseling, referral service and follow-up to families of children identified as having low hematocrit, weight abnormality, food allergies or any referred nutrition problems for all Early Childhood Programs.

3.       Participate is agency management and Leadership meetings.

4.      Supervise 3 Nutrition staff and 2 Food attendants.

5.      Carry out all other duties as directed by supervisor.


 1.       B.S. Degree in Dietetics.

2.      One (1) year experience in Nutrition working with children and families. Head Start experience preferred.

3.       Minimum one (1) year supervisory experience.

4.      Licenses and Certifications required:  Valid Michigan Driver’s License and current registered dietitian.

Physical Job Description:

Job Requirements in an 8 hour workday- Sit- 4 hours; Stand- 2 hours; Walk- 2 hours; Bend/Stoop- 1 hour. Movement: Yes- Shoulder Level, Kneel, Pushing. Weight Carried 26-50 LBS; Weight Lifted; 26-50 LBS

Hours & Wage:

$818.00 per week (minimum)

40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year