• Dhaka

ICDDR,B is looking for Assistant Dietician 2023 in Dhaka

Job Responsibilities:

  • The position holder will report to Senior Dietician and will be responsible to visit patients in the wards and oversee the distribution of diet . He/she will be supervising preparation of food in the hospital kitchen. He/she will take directives from the dietician on dietary guideline implementation.
  • aise diet requisition and share the hard copies to kitchen and ward attendant
  • Measure liquid diets, such as milk suji, rice suji, infant formula usually every 2-3 hours; check and confirm freshness, quality and measurement of ingredients
  • Take guidelines from dietician for different study diet; Keep vigilance of ORS supply, preparation and distribution by health workers
  • Attend ward round with physicians and execute the dietary orders according to protocol
  • Give short round in different wards and gather feedback from patients; Motivate mothers of sick babies on correct feeding practices
  • Allocate diet to new patients; Assist discharged patients to receive dietary advice in PD and PEM cases and referred cases from study ward
  • Receive raw food items such as rice, rice powder, egg, chicken, lentil everyday as per requirement and preserve properly to maintain quality
  • Measure and keep the records of received items in register; Supervise weekly cleaning of all kitchen utensils; Maintain good interpersonal relationship with team members and in the organization; Assist in training of feeding team health workers
  •  Demonstrate motivational capabilities for managing health workers, cook and attendants; participate in monthly review meetings.

ICDDR,B is a Bangladesh-based international health research institute that strives to solve key public health problems through high-quality scientific research and innovation. As a values-based organization, icddrb encourages women and people with disabilities.




  • Annual Tk. Annual Tk.5,21,070/- inclusive of house rent and conveyance allowances and other admissible benefits.
  • 14.8% provident fund contribution, income tax paid by icddr,b, children allowance @Tk.1,917/- per child per month, festival bonus, contributory healthcare support including dependent spouse and children, group life insurance, and subsidized canteen.
  • Transport and daycare facilities are subject to space availability.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Food Technology and Nutrition Science/ Nutrition and Food Science. 2 years relevant experience is required. Candidates having experience in dietary management of a hospital/health center will get preference.
  • Fixed term basis for 2 years with a possibility of extension subject to availability of fund and performance.
Eligible Regions: Bangladesh

Application Process

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Application Deadline: September 26, 2023

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