Diet Technician

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Ashira Roemke

ashira.roemke@gmail.com | (553) 557-1832 | Birmingham, AL

Summary


I am a Diet Technician with over 1 year of experience working in the food and nutrition industry. I have a strong background in nutritional science and have helped countless individuals reach their health and wellness goals. I am passionate about helping others achieve optimum health through proper diet and nutrition, and I firmly believe that everyone has the right to know how to properly nourish their bodies. In my previous role as a Dietary Aide, I provided direct patient care under the supervision of a Registered Dietitian; this included conducting nutrition assessments, developing individualized meal plans, providing education on healthy eating habits, and monitoring patients' progress. My excellent communication skills allow me to effectively interact with diverse populations, while my organizational abilities ensure that all tasks are completed efficiently and accurately

Experience


Diet Technician at Birmingham Nutrition Group, ALMar 2022 - Present

  • Successfully completed a dietetic internship program approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Bachelor's degree in nutrition from an accredited university.
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) credential from the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
  • Licensed as a Registered Dietitian (LD), Licensed Practical Nurse, Certified Nursing Assistant or similar health professional.
  • At least 1 year experience working as a diet technician or similar position.

Diet Technician II at Dietitian Central, ALJul 2021 - Jan 2022

  • Reduced patient food waste by 15% through implementation of new portion control methods.
  • Developed and implemented a new diet plan for patients with diabetes which resulted in a decrease in blood sugar levels by an average of 20 points.
  • Trained 10 new diet technicians on proper food handling and sanitation procedures.
  • Created a database of recipes for special diets which is used by the entire hospital system.
  • Led weekly nutrition education classes for patients.

Education


Associate of Science in Dietetics at Auburn University, ALAug 2016 - May 2021

I have learned how to cook and bake, how to manage a food budget, and how to read food labels and understand nutrition information.

Skills


  • Nutrition
  • Food Science
  • Dietetics
  • Meal Planning
  • Cooking
  • Food Preparation
  • Sanitation

Cecelia Mcneally

cecelia.mcneally@gmail.com | (287) 775-0472 | Scranton, PA

Summary


I am a highly experienced diet technician with over 1 year of experience working in the field. I have a deep understanding of nutrition and how it affects the body, and use this knowledge to help my patients achieve their goals. I am passionate about helping others improve their health through diet and lifestyle changes, and take great pride in seeing my clients reach their full potential.

Experience


Diet Technician at Giant Food Stores, PAApr 2022 - Present

  • Successfully created and implemented a new diet plan for 100 patients that resulted in a 5% decrease in overall hospitalizations.
  • Conducted weekly nutrition education classes for 20 diabetes patients resulting in a 75% retention rate.
  • Successfully completed ServSafe certification.
  • Assisted with the development of an employee wellness program that increased participation by 25%.
  • Successfully managed inventory and ordering for the Nutrition Services department within budget restraints.
  • Mentored 2 new Diet Technicians, providing guidance and support as they learned the ropes.

Diet Technician II at Weis Markets, PAAug 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Supervised a team of 4 diet technicians while maintaining all dietary responsibilities for a 60-bed skilled nursing facility.
  • Implemented new recipes and successfully decreased food costs by 10%.
  • Liaised with interdisciplinary teams to ensure optimal patient care.
  • Monitored patients' progress and provided expert nutrition counseling.
  • Educated staff on proper food handling techniques, sanitation procedures, and infection control protocol.
  • Wrote grants that secured $15,000 in funding for new kitchen equipment.

Education


Associate of Science in Dietetics at Drexel University, PASep 2016 - May 2021

I have learned how to cook and bake, measure and calculate nutrients, and read and interpret food labels and research.

Skills


  • Nutrition
  • Food Science
  • Dietetics
  • Meal Planning
  • Cooking
  • Food Preparation
  • Sanitation