Job Description

Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Newton Village is currently seeking an experienced and dedicated Full-Time Food and Nutrition Service Manager to join our team! In this role, you will work closely with staff, residents, and their families to ensure our residents receive high-quality and nutritional meals. Our ideal candidate is a Certified Dietary Manager, is ServSafe certified, and has previous supervisory experience. For your commitment and dedication, you will be eligible for a $1,500 Sign On Bonus!

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible position.

Food and Nutrition Service Manager responsibilities:

  • Work closely with facility staff, cooks, and registered dieticians to plan nutritious meals for our residents.
  • Manage department budget, process and approve payables, and review cost of menus against budget and guidelines.
  • Maintain inventory control of food, services, and equipment including ordering, receiving, sorting, and distributing.
  • Set goals and priorities for the department.
  • Hire, train, supervise, and coach dietary staff members during assigned shifts.
  • Coordinate planning for special events for residents, staff, and families involving food/beverage preparation.
  • Perform additional tasks as needed.


Food and Nutrition Service Manager skills and qualifications:

  • 3+ years of food service experience ideally in healthcare settings.
  • 1+ year of supervisory experience
  • Must be a Certified Dietary Manager or must be willing to obtain Dietary Manger Certification within 1 year of hire.
  • ServSafe certification required.
  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations.
  • Experience with cooking in large-scale cooking operation.
  • Must possess strong communication skills and strong attention to detail.

We Offer:

Full-Time Employees are offered a benefit package including PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Disability insurance, retirement plan, Flex Spending, Tuition Discount at Partner Colleges and more.

About Us:

Newton Village Care Center provides comfortable, safe, and healthy accommodations to meet the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual needs of elderly adults in a faith-based atmosphere. We are a full-service 24-bed Long Term Care, Assisted Living and Independent Living senior community with a professional, caring, and dedicated staff. We are committed to providing quality and compassionate service to all of our residents.

Important Notes

To be considered, apply online or stop in at 110 N 5th Ave W, Newton, IA 50208, to fill out an application.

EOE/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled *A Drug Free Workplace *A Veteran Friendly Employer

Location: US-IA-Newton