​Food FARMacy Dietician

Food FARMacy Dietician

Full-Time: 40 hours per week

Location: 9541 Plaza Circle, El Paso, TX 79927

Reports to: Director of Programs

Position Summary:

Oversee day-to-day operations at El Pasoans Fighting Hunger’s Food FARMacy which requires frequent contact with volunteers, community partners, and healthcare providers. Provide nutrition consultations and nutrition education for people with diet-related chronic diseases and triage patients to community resources.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

Work with patients, partners, and operations.


  • Provide excellent customer service to Food FARMacy clients
  • Assist patients with selecting foods appropriate for their chronic conditions
  • Develop culturally-appropriate nutrition information materials (i.e. flyers, brochures, recipes)
  • Document patient visits using Intake Database
  • Create and administer assessments to track changes in client nutrition knowledge and behavior for reporting and evaluation
  • Work with patients to track dietary restrictions and nutrition goals
  • Create mechanisms for client feedback
  • Participate in Food FARMacy program analysis and evaluation efforts


  • Attend community events related to the Food FARMacy
  • Collaborate with healthcare organizations to engage them as healthcare partners
  • Maintain regular communication and feedback loops with healthcare partners
  • Lead or host nutrition education events with community partners (i.e. cooking demos, samples, health fairs, etc.)


  • Assist with maintaining food supply at the Food FARMacy by selecting food from the warehouse, logging the inventory
  • Maintain food safety standards for storage and distribution
  • Oversee volunteer activities and maintain behaviors consistent with EPFH standards
  • Work closely with leadership to ensure effective and efficient program and service
  • Implement a nutrition labeling system and ensure that it is maintained by Food FARMacy staff


  • Communicate effectively in English and Spanish
  • Dietetic degree from an accredited school and one year of dietetic experience in a clinical setting
  • 2 years experience working in a community setting
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Current ServSafe Food Protection Managers license
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities and projects and consistently meet deadlines;
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work with a high degree of accuracy;
  • Strong Customer Service skills;
  • Computer skills to enter client orders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish;
  • Flexible and quickly adapt to changing priorities;
  • Work effectively under periodically stressful conditions;
  • Good problem-solving skills;
  • Work well independently, as well as a member of teams;
  • Positive and professional attitude and demeanor;
  • Ability to pass a background check;
  • Ability to pass random drug testing.

Submit a letter of interest and resume to Nora Aviles, Human Resources & Administration Manager, at naviles@epfhfb.org


No personal inquiries or phone calls. Position open until filled.

El Pasoans Fighting Hunger is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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