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Diet Tech/Formula Rm/On-Call/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Diet Tech/Formula Rm/On-Call/UKHC
Requisition Number DU07612
Department Name H3075:Nutritions Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $13.58-21.83/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status On Call
Required Education

Associate’s Degree

Required Related Experience

No experience required

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The physical requirements for this position include: regularly lifting/pushing/pulling objects up to 50lbs, regularly standing/walking with objects up to 10lbs, and repetitive motions.


Variable shifts (8am-4:30pm, 8:30am-5pm, or 12noon-8:30pm). One 8-hour shift per week required including every other weekend and holiday; additional hours as needed for vacation/sick time coverage.

Job Summary

Responsible for the preparation, storage and delivery of infant feedings as well as inventory, ordering, cleaning and sanitation. Performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Ensures customer satisfaction and good public relations through safe and efficient use of resources. Performs duties in compliance with performance improvement plans, TJC, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies. Assists the Registered Dietitian with nutrition care of patients.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will be a Dietetic Technician Registered or have completed a degree in Dietetics; have the ability to manage multiple tasks and/or projects while accurately completing routine functions in a fast paced, high intensity, professional work environment; enjoy working independently as well as closely with their co-workers in a supportive team environment; computer skills (to include Microsoft Office); strong customer service skills; excellent active listening skills; high attention to detail; and be dependable.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Dietetic Technician Registered (DTR) credential highly preferred. Background in nutrition, pharmacy, and/or laboratory ideal. Degree in Nutrition or medically-related field.

Deadline to Apply 04/13/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-05

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UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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