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Nutrition Specialist

Aging Ahead St Louis, MO
  • Expired: 15 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are actively seeking a Food and Nutrition Specialist to join our team! You will be responsible for supervising the food and nutrition services for our senior community center.


  • Develop, oversee and evaluate all aspects of the agency’s food service program across the service area
  • Assures that the quality of food service in 18 senior centers across the service area, complies with all pertinent rules, regulations and policies (Aging Ahead locations are social environments for active seniors with a lunch meal served Mon-Fri)
  • Provides expertise in nutrition, sanitation, safety procedures, menu development, planning, budgeting and purchasing of food supplies, and equipment


  • Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics (Registered Dietitian, Public Health Nutritionist or Food and Nutrition Specialist)
  • Four years of related experience with ADA Membership and or Professional Certification as an R.D. preferred
  • Supervisory skills including the ability to work closely with agency management team
  • Knowledge of nutritional and social needs of older adults
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office Software programs
  • Must have a reliable vehicle with State minimum required insurance. Must be willing to obtain a Class E Missouri Drivers License and travel within the service area
  • Must be willing to obtain Hepatitis A immunization ServeSafe Food Safety Certification or Equivalent

What we offer:

  • Medical, PPO or HSA
  • Dental
  • Excellent Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid sick time off
  • Life Insurance with buy up options

Aging Ahead

Why Work Here?

Aging Ahead offers a friendly work environment, advancement opportunities, great hours and comprehensive benefits.

Aging Ahead has been in operation for 45 years, we offer meals, programming, information and resources for seniors age 60 + at our 18 Senior Community Center locations as well as other various community locations. Our agency provides 2,270 meals to home bound seniors daily. Please visit our website @ to learn more about the programs and services available to seniors in our local communities.


14535 Manchester Rd. Manchester MO 63011
St Louis, MO