Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 10/26/17
Applications Due: 01/24/18
Vacancy ID: 44797

Position Information

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleDietician Technician

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade11

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $39533 to $48451 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Franklin

Street Address 2445 State Route 30

City Tupper Lake


Zip Code12986

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Satisfactory completion of an approved two-year full time course in the field of dietetics with emphasis on nutritional care or food service management

• May make food substitutions on occasions when individuals are unable to eat a particular food item that is part of the daily menu.
• Reviews individuals’ dietary records and enters dietary information required on individuals' treatment plans and assessments indicating the type of diet plan and how it is implemented and makes appropriate recommendations.
• Periodically abstracts information from individuals' dietary records and enters the information on individuals'' medical records.
• Assists dietitians in providing individuals with proper nutrition and special diets based on physician orders. Consults with staff and consumers on diets and changes.
• Assures that food is properly prepared and served in accordance with established standards to include consistency, temperature and appearance.
• Observes individual’s eating habits and reports any difficulties to appropriate treatment staff.
• Prepares orders and requisitions for food service supplies for the supervisor's review, checks inventories.
• May make food substitutions on occasions when individuals are unable to eat a particular food item that is part of the daily menu.

Additional Comments Please note:
• For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored.
• Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.
• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• Position may be eligible for Loan Forgiveness via the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program:
• For more information on PSLF, please visit

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Sunmount OHRM

Telephone 518-359-4150

Fax 518-359-4161

Email Address


Street 2445 State Route 30

City Tupper Lake

State NY

Zip Code 12986


Notes on ApplyingPlease reference the above EOA # 17-164 in all correspondence.