Child Nutrition Specialist

Posted 2 months ago
Employment Type
Start Date
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Company Overview: Lunch Pro is currently seeking a dedicated and knowledgeable Child Nutrition Specialist to join our team. We specialize in providing high-quality nutrition services to children in Utah's charter schools. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of USDA regulations governing federal nutrition programs and a commitment to promoting healthy eating habits.

Position Overview: The Child Nutrition Specialist will be responsible for ensuring compliance with USDA regulations and guidelines for federal nutrition programs, including the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), School Breakfast Program (SBP), Seamless Summer Option (SSO), Summer Meals Program (SMP), Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), and other relevant standards. This position will involve collaborating with school staff and administrators to deliver nutritious meals and promote healthy lifestyles for children. This position will be based in Utah and will involve working closely with charter schools and other organizations to ensure program compliance and provide high-quality nutrition services to children.

Responsibilities: Ensure compliance with USDA regulations and guidelines for federal nutrition programs. Develop and implement nutrition policies, procedures, and documentation methods in alignment with federal and state requirements. Provide training and support to food service personnel on meal planning, preparation, and service standards. Conduct regular audits and assessments to monitor program compliance and identify areas for improvement. Collaborate with Lunch Pro team members, school administrators, teachers, and students to promote healthy eating habits and nutrition education initiatives. Coordinate with Lunch Pro Admin team for menu planning and meal service logistics to meet nutritional requirements and dietary preferences. Oversee commodity inventory management and supplies, ensuring cost-effectiveness and quality standards. Stay informed about changes in federal and state regulations related to child nutrition programs and implement necessary adjustments. Prepare reports and documentation for Lunch Pro Leadership, regulatory agencies, audits, and program evaluations. Assist client schools process free and reduced lunch applications, direct certification, and other state and federal aid programs. Serve as a resource for schools and stakeholders regarding nutrition programs, best practices, and emerging trends.

Join Our Team: Join us in our mission to provide nutritious meals and support healthy lifestyles for children in Utah's charter schools. Apply today to be part of our dynamic team! Email resumes to

Benefits include: PTO 401K Medical Dental Vision Life Insurance Disability Insurance Flexible Schedule Long Term/Short term Disability Life Lock 529 Accounts for dependents under 18 Free Meals

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Academica West

290 North Flint St. , Kaysville, UT 84037

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Academica West

290 North Flint St. , Kaysville, UT 84037