Knowing that we are all working toward the same goal is a great feeling, and it motivates us every day to positively impact the lives of our members. If you believe in your power to make a difference, come put your beliefs to work at Kaiser Permanente in Los Angeles, California.
Director Food and Clinical Nutrition Services
In this role, you will be responsible for the enhancement of the Room Service Model and SousVide Cooking Program, the Cafe, staff development, Food Services Delivery, other related programs, standards, and the overall performance of Medical Center food and nutritional services delivery systems that maximizes the patient care experience, customer satisfaction, optimizes clinical nutritional care, complements the organizations’ strategic goals, and meets or exceeds regulatory and budgetary standards.
At least five years of related management experience within the last seven years
At least three years of food service management experience within the last five years
A bachelor’s degree in food and/or nutrition science, food service management, a related field, or a master’s degree
A Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) or Certified Dietary Manager with the Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals (ANFP)
A National Provider Identifier (NPI) or the ability to obtain one prior to employment start date
Strong working knowledge of clinical competencies based on nutritional care standards of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the American Society for Parental and Enteral Nutrition and relevant practice groups
Strong working knowledge of all areas of hospital food service operations, with the demonstrated ability to provide high quality patient, cafeteria, catering, and vending food service
Strong systems analysis and developmental skills with particular emphasis on computerized food service management systems
Strong working knowledge of Federal and State laws and TJC standards
The ability to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 694936.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 12.2 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.