Do you enjoy helping to elevate people in need? Come join a pro-active, hard working team of leaders at the Allegheny County Area Agency on Aging who support elderly residents in our local area.
Incumbent manages, directs, and coordinates center-based nutrition services, home delivered meals, and the farmer's market program for the older consumers of Allegheny County. The incumbent has knowledge and comprehension of nutrition to advise on technical matters and serve as a resource on the subject. The incumbent acts with considerable independence in the administration and oversight of the DHS/AAA Nutrition Program. The Administrative Officer 2 will also be involved in the overall coordination of the senior center component of the Community Based Services Division. Reviews, analyzes, and implements policies and procedures as established by Federal, State, and County regulations governing the Nutrition Services Program for the Division and for contracted provider network. Develops and analyzes menus for the congregate and home delivered meal programs using the Food Processor Program (Nutrition Analysis Software). Coordinates distribution of menus to provider agencies, county website, and monthly publications.
Work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with an hour lunch period.
Receipt of a Covid-19 vaccination: You must provide proof of a Covid-19 vaccination. You will need to be fully vaccinated or have at least one shot of a two-shot series before beginning work. If you do not receive and provide proof of the second shot within 30 days your probationary employment will be terminated. Allegheny County will allow for medical and religious exemptions from the requirements in accordance with state and federal law.
Must meet PA residency requirement - For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency.
Hiring preference for this vacancy will be given to candidates who live within Allegheny County. If no eligible candidates who live within Allegheny County apply for this position, candidates who reside in other counties may be considered.
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If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
Must be able to perform essential job functions.
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