Clinical Dietitian

Interior Health
Posted 4 months ago
$40.75 - $50.87 per hour
Part Time

Job Description

We are seeking a Permanent Part Time Clinical Dietitian at Poplar Ridge Pavillion in Castlegar and Trail, BC.

Days of work: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, alternating Thursday, Days

Shift times: 08:00 to 16:00, 08:30 to 16:30

This Long Term Care position has multiple worksites with Talarico Place in Castlegar, Poplar Ridge Pavilion and Columbia View Lodge in Trail.

What we offer:

• Employee & Family Assistance Program
• Employer paid training/education opportunities
• Employer paid vacation-Medical Services Plan
• Employer paid insurance premiums
• Extended health & dental coverage
• Municipal Pension Plan
• Work-life balance

With this opportunity comes with eligibility to apply for reimbursement of registration or membership fees through the Health Sciences Association.

What will you work on?

Utilizing clinical techniques and knowledge, the Dietitian provides nutrition services through: nutrition
assessment; care planning and charting; intervention, goal setting and monitoring; counseling and
education programs; consults and communicates with the multidisciplinary care teams; acts as a resource
to other health professionals and communities within Interior Health.

The Dietitian provides input to the Professional Practice Leader or designate by participating in the development of nutrition practice guidelines and procedures; research and continuous quality improvement initiatives for the facility and program.

The Dietitian liaises and advises food service staff on patient/client/resident care issues and menu

Where are we located?

Trail is situated on the Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. It is a special place with affordable real estate, outstanding recreational facilities and an abundance of outdoor activities. Breathtaking vistas, an active arts and culture community, and a variety of service clubs and organizations make Trail one of the most desirable communities in the Kootenay Boundary region.

We love it here…

“Trail has great opportunities for family recreational activities and the slower pace and lower cost of living makes it an ideal place to work, settle down and start a family. I love the wonderful array of beautiful scenery and wildlife, and the small community atmosphere makes it feel like home!” – Pamela Hanson, Pediatric/Maternity RN, KBRH

Located in the Selkirk Mountain range, Castlegar has become known as one of the most desirable places to live in the region. A vibrant mix of commerce, recreation, and community makes Castlegar an easy choice for a comfortable and active way of life. Natural beauty and rugged adventure is at your doorstep in Castlegar with its biking and hiking trails and world-class skiing at nearby Red Mountain. Kayaking adventures are also very popular on the Slocan River. Castlegar is hub-central for exploring life’s tickle trunk of outdoor activity in the West Kootenays. Camp, hike, shop, golf, fish, mountain bike, pursue arts and culture, or wildlife watch.

We love it here…

“Castlegar is a great place to live and work. It is a friendly city with many opportunities to enjoy nature with rivers, nearby lakes, and camping. Many recreation opportunities are here such as Millennium Park, golf and nearby skiing, and there is a strong Doukhobor heritage. There are great restaurants and schools and it is a good place to raise kids, being not too big and not too small. Our city supports an earth-friendly model with initiatives such as our new energy conscious City Hall and LED street light program. I feel very fortunate and proud to still live in the area where I grew up and to be able to walk to work. Castlegar is a wonderful place to be!” – Shelley Lefurgey, RN BSN, Talarico Place Lodge

Apply today!


• Baccalaureate degree in nutrition and dietetics.
• Successful completion of an accredited hospital based dietetic internship program (or equivalent acceptable to the facility).
• Registrant of the College of Dietitians of British Columbia.
• One year of clinical nutrition experience in a health care environment preferred. New grads are welcome to apply.
• Valid BC Driver’s License.


This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Indigenous Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process and/or career exploration, send your question(s) via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:02040563
Employee Type:PERMANENT PART TIME (0.67 FTE)
Bargaining Unit:HSA
Hourly Wage:$40.75 – $50.87

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT

Additional Info

Competition #:  01846062
Employee Type:  CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:  HSA
Location:  Trail
Hourly Wage:  $35.34 – $44.13

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT

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