City of Thunder Bay

Registered Dietitian - Temporary Full-Time - Pioneer Ridge

Job Post Information* : Posted Date 6 months ago(12/22/2023 12:01 AM)
Competition Number
Community Services
Posting Category
Pioneer Ridge
Job Type
Temporary Full-Time
Number of Positions
Pioneer Ridge
CA-ON-Thunder Bay
CAD $84,796.95/Yr.
CAD $99,761.11/Yr.
Pay Band
Closing Date
July 31, 2024

Please Note:  Application reviews begin immediately, continuing until the position is filled and may close at any time.


Job Description

The Corporation of the City of Thunder Bay

has a rewarding opportunity for a

Registered Dietitian!


Work Location: Thunder Bay


Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Superior, Thunder Bay is the sunniest City in Eastern Canada and a four-season outdoor playground. The urban centre enjoys green spaces, parks, and wilderness and is also considered a cultural capital with a thriving visual and performing arts scene.  As the most populous municipality in North-western Ontario, Thunder Bay is the region's commercial, administrative, and medical "hub" and is home to a variety of educational institutions.  Thunder Bay continues to pursue growth and development opportunities on behalf of its diverse community.  Always striving to live up to its motto, Superior by Nature, the Corporation of the City of Thunder Bay (City) currently seeks a...Registered Dietitian!


If you truly enjoy the advantages of work life balance that a smaller city provides in a large organizational setting, then come join us!

If you already live here, we can’t wait for you to join our team!

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic office, which provides a flexible work environment and the means to achieve work-life balance.


The Opportunity

The Registered Dietitian ensures that the nutritional care provided is consistent with current College of Dietitians Ontario and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) standards. This also includes directing, monitoring, and evaluating the nutritional status of each resident and preparing nutritional care plans according to residents’ individual needs.

The role reports to the Manager, Food & Nutrition Services and has the following accountabilities:


  • Assesses and documents the nutritional status of each new resident within MOHLTC standards and regulations.
  • Monitors and evaluates the nutritional status of each resident, including their current nutritional risk, prioritizing as required; documents these reviews as per MOHLTC standards and regulations.
  • Prepares a nutritional care plan for each resident according to individual resident needs, which includes long-range goals.
  • Works collaboratively as one of the clinical experts of the health care team relating medical and biochemical aspects of health and nutrition.
  • Consults with and counsels residents and /or their families about specific nutritional needs.
  • Provides direction to the Manager Food & Nutrition Services and the multidisciplinary team to meet the nutritional needs of residents, including regular menu review and approval.
  • Provides direction to Pioneer Ridge Administration regarding nutrition and food service policies that reflect current standards of practice.

Ideal Candidate

  • Degree majoring in human nutrition and dietetics
  • Three years of therapeutic experience in a long-term care facility
  • Current membership as a Registered Dietitian in the College of Dietitians of Ontario
  • An understanding of the nutritional and eating needs of the frail elderly is necessary

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Why Work for the City of Thunder Bay (CTB)?

If you work at Pioneer Ridge you work for the municipality of the City of Thunder Bay.

When you work for the City of Thunder Bay, you are part of our team, and here you can:

  • Experience your importance,   
  • Unleash your potential,
  • Know your work matters,
  • Embrace diversity,
  • Make a difference,
  • Join a dedicated team, and
  • Build community.

Learn more about the top reasons to work at the CTB:


Great Tangible Benefits

As an employee with the Corporation you will be in receipt of the following amazing benefits:

  • competitive salary
  • matching pension plan
  • paid vacation and holidays
  • health benefits coverage – 100% employer paid health, vision, & dental benefits
  • life insurance & accidental death & dismemberment insurance (2 times your annual salary)
  • employee family assistance program (EFAP)
  • employee wellness program
  • corporate training & leadership development
  • tuition reimbursement program (continuous learning)
  • career progression opportunities
  • voluntary leave purchase plan (purchase 5 additional leave days)

Beautiful Thunder Bay

Learn why Thunder Bay is such great place to live and work:

General Information:


As an equal opportunity employer, the City of Thunder Bay encourages applications from Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible minority groups, women and members of the 2SLGBTQ+ community.


ONTARIO HUMAN RIGHTS CODE:  It is a contravention of the Human Rights Code of Ontario to discriminate on the basis of: race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability, age, record of offences, gender identity or gender expression.  Therefore, a resume submitted to the City must not include references to any of the above characteristics.  Do not include: 

  • Photos
  • Any certificates that have photo identification
  • Driver’s licences
  • Police records checks

Note: The above documentation will be requested by the Human Resources & Division should you be the successful applicant.  If a Criminal Record Check is required, it will be requested by Human Resources should you be the successful applicant.  Please do not submit your Criminal Record Check with your application.


ACCOMMODATION:  Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process.


PRIVACY: Personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, c. 302, as amended, and will be used to determine eligibility for employment. Questions about this collection of personal information should be directed to the Human Resources & Corporate Safety Division, 125 Syndicate Ave Suite 42, Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7E 6H8, Telephone: 625-3866


The City of Thunder Bay is a place where art, culture and nature come together!


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