Dietary Technician

Support Services

500 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.


Full Time


High School/GED

Riverside Regional Medical Center located in Newport News, Virginia is seeking a Full Time Dietary Technician to join their team.

JOB SUMMARY: Works under the direct supervision of the Manager and in collaboration with the dieticians. Performs a variety of clerical duties using the Carex diet office computer system to maintain optimum efficiency of operation in the diet office. Works to ensure that each patient receives food in accordance with his prescribed diet and in support of medical staff orders and consistent with the objectives and the policies of the Hospital. Ability to perform duties of a Tray line Aide or Nourishment Aide when necessary. May perform other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED required. Must be able to read and write in English.

CERTIFICATION: Food Handlers card or ServSafe required. Certified Dietary Manager certification preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Previous food service experience, preferably as a tray line aide, nourishment aide, diet clerk or supervisor in a healthcare setting. Strong knowledge of therapeutic diets a must. Previous computer/data entry beneficial but not mandatory.

HOURS: 5:00 am-1:30 pm and 10:30am-7:00 pm