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Nutrition Specialist
College of the Canyons

Date Posted Jul. 5, 2018
Title Nutrition Specialist
University College of the Canyons
Department Nutrition
Application Deadline Jul. 26, 2018
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Santa Clarita, CA
    United States
  • Professional Staff
  • Culinary Arts/Food Management

Innovative. Collaborative. Entrepreneurial. These characteristics define not only College of the Canyons, but the faculty, staff, and administrators who make this college one of the most unique among California’s 113 community colleges.

College of the Canyons is among the fastest growing community colleges in the nation. It is widely recognized as a model community college for enhancing student access, success, and equity. In fact, its completion rates rank among the highest in the state. The college has also established a well-deserved reputation for bolstering economic development, and offering innovative career technical education responsive to industry needs.

The college has served the dynamic, growing Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding regions within a 367-square-mile area of northern Los Angeles County since 1969. Visionary leadership combined with a steady infusion of new residents and businesses create a spirit of possibilities that inspires the college to be flexible, creative, and attuned to the evolving needs of the community.

Nutrition Specialist
(Center for Early Childhood Education)
A Full-Time Classified Represented Position
Review Date: July 26, 2018

Position Description:

Under the supervision of a Director, plans, organizes, and coordinates food preparation and activities. Prepares and maintains serving, cleaning, and food related activity schedules. Prepares food according to sanitation and safety standards, as well as compliance with a variety of state and federal reporting mandates, district rules, regulations, and requirements. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

Two (2) full-time equivalent years of verifiable food preparation experience or other cooking/nutrition related position and be physically able to handle the job responsibilities involved with quantity food service preparation and kitchen operations.

Education equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Must have basic computer application skills (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook).

Licenses and Other Requirements:
Possession and maintenance of a valid California driver’s license.
Possession of a valid California Food Handler certification.
Must understand, speak and read English at a level required for successful job performance.

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Application Process: Application materials must be submitted by the end of the day in the Human Resources Offices on July 26, 2018. Applicants are encouraged to complete their application online. Please visit our website at

If you require assistance, please call the Human Resources Office at (661)362-3427 or our TTY Line at (661)362-5178. Applicants may check the status of their application online and may expect to be notified within approximately 4 weeks following the review date as to the status of their application.

Applicants who have disabilities who need accommodation in order to complete the selection process should contact the Human Resources office directly at (661) 362-3427.

  • The Santa Clarita Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, religious creed, color, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniformed service member status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected basis under the law.

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Contact Information

  • Human Resources
    College of the Canyons
    Santa Clarita, CA 91355
  • 6613623427


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