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As a service to our members, MAND maintains this list of jobs that may be available. Although we aim to keep the list up-to-date, positions are advertised for 3 months or until we are notified. Hence, some positions may already be filled.

Job listings are added as received. Please note that MAND is not typically notified when positions have been filled. We recommend that potential applicants check with the employer about the position availability prior to applying.

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Please find current employment opportunities below. If you are interested in posting a position with us, please scroll to the bottom of the page to submit and pay for your posting. Postings cost $52 ($50 plus processing fees).

Maine SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator (Central Aroostook Region)
University of New England - Remote

Link to Apply: https://une.peopleadmin.com/postings/17020

Job Details: UNE offers a generous comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees. The package includes varied health and dental plans; a retirement plan that includes up to an 8% match; extensive paid leave including holidays, vacation, sick and personal time; and educational benefits. Please visit the Human Resources Benefits site (https://www.une.edu/hr/benefits) for additional information regarding UNE’s fantastic benefits package.

 

This position will work on the Maine Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed): Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Grant, a grant of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) administered by the Office for Family Independence (OFI), Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). This grant provides nutrition education and policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) change interventions for eligible community members with low income on healthy eating on a budget and leading physically active lifestyles. Strong candidates will have a background in providing education and public health approaches that support access to healthy eating and active living opportunities and/or formal training and experience teaching nutrition using prescribed curricula. This position will be required to maintain detailed records for reporting and evaluation. The candidate will work independently, be well-organized, and possess a strong attention to detail. Travel is required throughout the greater Houlton area and occasionally to statewide trainings in a central location (1-2 per year).

 

  • Implement Maine SNAP-Ed program deliverables in accordance with USDA FNS SNAP-Ed, Maine DHHS and University of New England (UNE) requirements.

  • Develop new and strengthen existing partnerships with community-based agencies to provide obesity prevention services, including nutrition education and public health policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) change approaches, for adults and children from SNAP eligible households.

  • Partner with local school districts, childcare centers, community centers, eligible housing sites, and other organizations serving families with low income to implement evidence-based nutrition programs.

  • Work with community partners to develop and/or implement selected policy, systems and environmental change strategies that supplement the direct education and aid in obesity prevention.

  • Support the statewide social marketing campaign, including promoting it with SNAP-Ed eligible households in the service area.

  • Attend required trainings and meetings, both online and in-person, in accordance with grant funding.

  • Complete reporting and evaluation processes in a timely manner as set by USDA FNS SNAP-Ed, Maine DHHS and UNE.

  • Other related duties as assigned.

 

Bachelor’s degree in nutrition, public health, exercise science, health education, or behavioral sciences preferred. Comparable experience may be substituted.

 

  • Registered Dietitians and/or Educators preferred.

  • Experience in implementing nutrition education and obesity prevention programming and/or policies in school or community settings preferred.

  • Experience using Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel.

  • Valid Maine driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Maine SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator (Northern Aroostook Region)
University of New England - Remote

Link to Apply: https://une.peopleadmin.com/postings/17021

Job Details: UNE offers a generous comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees. The package includes varied health and dental plans; a retirement plan that includes up to an 8% match; extensive paid leave including holidays, vacation, sick and personal time; and educational benefits. Please visit the Human Resources Benefits site (https://www.une.edu/hr/benefits) for additional information regarding UNE’s fantastic benefits package.

 

This position will work on the Maine Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed): Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Grant, a grant of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) administered by the Office for Family Independence (OFI), Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). This grant provides nutrition education and policy, systems and environmental (PSE) change interventions for eligible community members with low income on healthy eating on a budget and leading physically active lifestyles. Strong candidates will have a background in providing education and public health approaches that support access to healthy eating and active living opportunities and/or formal training and experience teaching nutrition using prescribed curricula. This position will be required to maintain detailed records for reporting and evaluation. The candidate will work independently, be well-organized, and possess a strong attention to detail. Travel is required throughout the greater Presque Isle area and occasionally to statewide trainings in a central location (1-2 per year).

 

  • Implement Maine SNAP-Ed program deliverables in accordance with USDA FNS SNAP-Ed, Maine DHHS and University of New England (UNE) requirements.

  • Develop new and strengthen existing partnerships with community-based agencies to provide obesity prevention services, including nutrition education and public health policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) change approaches, for adults and children from SNAP eligible households.

  • Partner with local school districts, childcare centers, community centers, eligible housing sites, and other organizations serving families with low income to implement evidence-based nutrition programs.

  • Work with community partners to develop and/or implement selected policy, systems and environmental change strategies that supplement the direct education and aid in obesity prevention.

  • Support the statewide social marketing campaign, including promoting it with SNAP-Ed eligible households in the service area.

  • Attend required trainings and meetings, both online and in-person, in accordance with grant funding.

  • Complete reporting and evaluation processes in a timely manner as set by USDA FNS SNAP-Ed, Maine DHHS and UNE.

  • Other related duties as assigned.

 

Bachelor’s degree in nutrition, public health, exercise science, health education, or behavioral sciences preferred. Comparable experience may be substituted.

 

  • Registered Dietitians and/or Educators preferred.

  • Experience in implementing nutrition education and obesity prevention programming and/or policies in school or community settings preferred.

  • Experience using Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel.

  • Valid Maine driver’s license and reliable transportation.​

Clinical Dietitian
Maine Medical Center - Portland, ME

Link to Apply: https://www.careersatmainehealth.org/jobs/1690509-clinical-dietitian

For a limited time MaineHealth is offering up to $5,000 Sign on bonus for all eligible Clinical Dietitians!

 

Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.

 

Under general supervision directs and coordinates nutritional care to patients in assigned clinical areas. Responsible for performing nutritional assessments, developing, and implementing care plans, education of patients, staff communication with physicians and health team members. Serves as a facilitator for all nutrition related patient care needs on assigned units. Supervises nutrition team members and directly supervises Dietetic Technicians. Work is performed at a high degree of independence.

 

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

 

  • Education: Must possess knowledge of nutrition principles and diet therapy generally acquired through successful completion of Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or closely related field to be eligible to be a registered licensed Dietitian.

  • License/Certifications: Must be a Registered Dietitian and hold a Maine State Dietitian License.

  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of clinical nutrition experience preferred.

  • Work requires up to six months of orientation to acquire necessary familiarity with department policies and procedures. Orientation also includes training for age-specific populations.

  • Analytical abilities sufficient to assess patients' medical and nutritional status, formulate care plans and evaluate patients' response

  • Interpersonal skills sufficient to communicate effectively with patients, families, medical staff, and employees in explaining and providing nutrition support.

  • Work requires the ability to concentrate and be attentive to detail when assessing and calculating patients' nutritional needs, developing care plans, educating patients in therapeutic diets, and providing ongoing evaluation of nutrition support. For more information and to apply, please visit: https://www.careersatmainehealth.org/jobs/1690509-clinical-dietitian

 

About MaineHealth:

 

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.” MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis, and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org.

 

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever-changing, needs.

 

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care for team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring, and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.

 

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

Dietitian
Northern Light A.R. Gould Hospital - Presque Isle, ME

Link to Apply: https://bit.ly/ARGDietician

Job Details: Northern Light A.R. Gould Hospital
Department: Nutritional Counseling
Position is located: Presque lsle, Maine
Work Type: Full Time / 40 hours per week / 7:30am to 4:00pm

 

*$8,000.00 Sign on Bonus & Relocation Assistance Eligible*

 

Requirements:

  • Registered Dietitian License (or eligible to obtain)

  • Maine State Dietitian License (or eligible to obtain)

  • Unless Exempt, Master's Degree

 

Come join a great team of dietitians who provide direct patient care to a variety of patients such as inpatient, outpatient, oncology, dialysis, and nursing home residents. We also offer community education, cardiac rehab, and diabetes classes.

 

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $51,022.40 - $78,312.00 per year

 

Benefits:

  • 403(b) Matching

  • AD&D insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Employee assistance program

  • Flexible spending account

  • Health insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Retirement plan

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Vision insurance

  • Wellness program

  • And much more

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Employers seeking job applicants may advertise positions on the MAND Jobs Board. There is a $50 fee to post a position for a 3 month term. To do so, here are the easy steps:

 

1) Pay the Job Posting fee online

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