Informatics/Computrition Dietitian

  • UCLA Health
  • Santa Monica, CA, USA
  • Jun 23, 2022
Full Time Dietary & Nutrition

Job Description


Under direct supervision of the RD Senior II Supervisor and guidance from our full time Computrition RD, you will be a SM Computrition Nutrition Software Specialist.  You will communicate and work as a team member with dietetic technicians, food service personnel, cooks, nurses, physicians, patients and other health care team members. Your responsibilities include:

  • Menu Development; Design paper menus; Implementing new menus; Work on disaster menus, holiday menus, and
    downtime procedures.
  • Works with Executive Chef, Chief Clinical Dietitian, and RD II Supervisors on various Food Service tasks and nutrition in-services; Updates Nutrition Analysis Database.
  • Work with purchasing team to update food items;  Works with Dietitians on therapeutic diets; Works with cafeteria and Wellness Committee on cafeteria/nutrient database projects; Works with allergies; works with all things Computrition.
  • Assists with the supervision of cooks (ex: ensuring proper portions are being used). 
  • Maybe be cross training to work with adult patients when time permits, and participate in departmental activities, meetings, committees, performance improvement and other nutrition related tasks.


  • Current and valid Registered Dietitian license in the State of California.
  • Able to manage an enormous nutrition database. 
  • Has knowledge of EMR and nutrition databases.
  • Must be able to help with Food Service tasks, projects and surveys (ex: Joint Commission and Department of Health).
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Very strong computer skills.  

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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