Northern Health

British Columbia

Regional Diet Office Technician

Prince George, British Columbia
Entry Level, Early Career

Position Summary

In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, the Regional Diet Office Technician is responsible for maintaining the operation of the NH Regional Diet Office which serves the needs of patients, residents and staff in various food operations in Northern Health. The Regional Diet Office Technician is responsible for the maintenance of the CBORD system including entering and checking accuracy of menus, diet plans and patient nutrition information, and providing assistance to users in planning, testing and using the Emergency Backup Plan, and troubleshooting basic system problems. The position also assists in the development and delivery of training programs for end users

The Regional Diet Office Technician functionally reports to the Regional Manager, Nutrition and Food Information Systems, and maintains an operational reporting relationship to the Project Lead, Nutrition and Food Information Systems during the project implementation phase.


  • Graduation from a recognized two year program in Food Service Supervision, plus one year's recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Valid Class 5 vehicle license if applicable.


  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with other effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work. 
  • Ability to operate related equipment.


Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC's Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings - this is a true outdoor person's paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

How to Apply