Dietetic Technician Job at San Francisco, San Francisco County, California

Dietetic Technician

City and County of San Francisco , California

Job Information 


Public Health

Mid Level


$5,085.00 - $6,179.00 Monthly

Application Deadline 


No Application Deadline

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive



Temporary Exempt (TEX) Exempt employees are considered "at will " and serve at the discretion of the Appointing Officer.

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center's Food and Nutrition Department is accepting applications for As Needed non benefitted positions in class 2622 Dietetic Technician.


Under supervision of the Chief Dietitian, the Dietetic Technician performs specialized paraprofessional clinical duties in a hospital nutrition program. Essential duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting the Dietitian with clinical nutrition care for patients/residents and their families;

  • Collecting basic nutritionally relevant data to identify patients/residents’ preliminary nutritional risk level and appropriate triage of nutrition information;

  • Assisting the Dietitian in providing nutrition education and counseling for patients/residents and their families;

  • Collecting pertinent clinical data from patients/ residents’ medical records;

  • Documenting nutritional risk levels of patients/residents and providing education counseling;

  • Collecting and implementing food and nutrition preferences;

  • Retrieving and assessing patients/residents or nutritional information from hospital computers; and

  • Performing related duties as required.

NOTE: This recruitment will also be used to fill other vacancies within the Department of Public as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

License and Certification:

Possession of a credential as a Registered Dietetic Technician approved by the American Dietetic Association.

Applicants may be required to submit verification of qualifying education and experience at any point during the recruitment and selection process. If education verification is required, information on how to verify education requirements, including verifying foreign education credits or degree equivalency, can be found at

Note: Falsifying one’s education, training, or work experience or attempted deception on the application may result in disqualification for this and future job opportunities with the City and County of San Francisco.

CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:  All City and County of San Francisco employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.  For details on how it is applicable to your employment, please click here.

How To Apply

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San Francisco, CA 94103