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Prince George's County Health Department Clinton , MD Nutritionist II Community Nutritionist
Job ID JL931 posted on 02/15/18

Salary Range:
41,358 - 65,827

Starting Date:
as soon as possible

Position Description

The main purpose of this position is to serve as a subject matter expert in nutrition matters to the local health department staff and to the community at large. This position will play a major role in developing and implementing nutrition education activities that support the goal of preventing and reducing chronic disease, including obesity, among county residents.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Dietetic Practice under the licensing requirements for Nutritionists and Dietitians.

Experience: Two years of experience providing professional nutrition or dietetic services.


1. A Master’s Degree in Public Health, Community Health or Nutrition from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one year of the required experience.

2. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Dietitian and Nutritionist classification or Dietitian and Nutritionist specialty codes in the Dietitian field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.

Desired Qualifications

1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Dietitian/Nutritionist from the Maryland State Board of Dietetic Practice, 4201 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215 prior to permanent appointment. A copy of your license must be attached to the application.

2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland.


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