Virginia State Government Nutritionist Supervisor Sr. in Chesapeake, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

This is the most senior supervisory level in the Nutrition Series for the supervisory/managerial tracks. Supervises all nutritional programs and supporting staff for a district, featuring intermediate term program issues. Characteristic activities: overall responsibility for planning, implementing and providing of nutrition services to a district including areas of Women’s, Infants & Children, Maternal Child Health, General Medical, Family Planning, Baby Care, and Adolescent Health; writes WIC grant(s) and the WIC Service Plan; program planning, monitoring, and analysis carried out via conducting the self State Technical Assistance Review (STAR) reviews, along with ultimate responsibility for follow up, documentation, and corrective action; performs technical training and programmatic assistance, developing satellite clinics, providing outreach to physicians’ offices, human services agencies, hospitals and other related entities; supervises professional and support employees within the nutritionist programs through observation of work activities, consultation, statistical data and work reviews. May provide nutritionalassessment and education to clients. May perform other related administrative tasks. This benchmark serves as the sole district WIC and nutrition services supervisor, and is responsible for all aspects of WIC and nutrition services in a district (only one per district). Continue to support and improve the health of all Virginian’s through efficient and effective execution of operations and delivery of services in accordance with the Virginia Department of Health’s Strategic Plan and the objectives and metrics set forth within that plan.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition. Valid drivers license required.

Preferred Qualifications

Extensive knowledge of WIC programs and its policies and procedures preferred. Leadership experience a plus. Registered Dietitian preferred.

Special Requirements

Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a state and federal criminal history background check and the Department of Social Service’s Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry check, U.S. HHS IG Exclusion List check, employment reference check, and E-Verify. The selected candidate must complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interests as a condition of employment, if applicable (Va. Code § 2.2-3114). Other financial, credit, driving, or other background checks prior to employment may be required for certain positions.

Special Instructions to Applicants

A complete application, including all previous employment, salary history, and education, must be submitted on-line for consideration. No faxed, emailed or mailed applications accepted. Completed state applications are required for all positions. Information on the application is the primary source used for screening the position. A resume will not substitute for a completed on-line State application. “See Resume” listed on the application will classify the application as incomplete. Applicants are encouraged to fully represent their qualifications on the application and must include complete information for all sections. Failure to complete any section may disqualify the application.

Please refer to your account to monitor the status of your application throughout the recruitment cycle.

Contact Information


Marian Vollmer, BSN, RN, Senior Nurse Manager





Chesapeake Health Dept. 748 Battlefield Blve. North Chesapeake VA 23322

Working Title: Nutritionist Supervisor Sr.

Role Title: Prog Admin Specialist II - 19212

Job Open Date: 04/16/2018

Job Close Date: 04/20/2018

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Negotiable to $58,000

Agency: Dept of Health (601)

Location: Chesapeake - 550

Position Number: 07571

Job Posting Number: 1036647

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 05