Friday, June 3, 2016

Job opening at Allegany County Office for the Aging

There is an opening in the Allegany County Office for the Aging for the position of Nutrition Services Coordinator. 
Salary Range:  $19.2726/hour - $26.6792/hour (PEF Grade 6)
The person in this position is responsible for planning and directing a nutrition program for the elderly by developing and implementing nutrition program policies and procedures to ensure compliance with funding source and local health code requirements.  Oversight is exercised over contracted food preparation and subordinate personnel. 
This position requires considerable knowledge of the nutritional needs of the elderly; considerable knowledge of bulk food preparation, transportation and service; some knowledge of government grant programs designed to meet the nutritional needs of an elderly population; good knowledge of budget preparation principles and practices; some knowledge of accounting principles and practices; considerable skill in planning and delivering a service program; considerable written and oral communication skills; considerable skill in supervising and evaluating the work of others; working skill in contract administration.
(a) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree and two years of full-time paid experience in administration of a nutrition program or quantity food service in an institutional or public setting such as a hospital, senior citizens center, school lunch program, day care center, extended care facility or government or private institution; or
(b) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two year college or university with an Associate’s degree and four years of experience as described in (a); or
(c) An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (a) and (b).
Special RequirementPossession and retention of appropriate motor vehicle driver license. 
This is a competitive class position.  The appointment will be made in accordance to Civil Service Rules & Law.    
Interested candidates may submit a complete Civil Service application to the Human Resource/Civil Service Department.