(NHN388) | Job Offer: WIC Clerk:

(NHN388) | Job Offer: WIC Clerk:

28 Aug

28 Aug




Full Time




Poughkeepsie, NY 12601



WIC ClerkSun River Health provides the highest quality of comprehensive primary, preventative and behavioral health services to all who see it, regardless of insurance status and capability to pay, especially for the underserved and vulnerable.Sun River Health is a Federally Qualified, Non-Profit Health Center serving communities in Suffolk, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan, Columbia and Westchester County. Sun river Health is seeking a part-time WIC Clerk to join our team at our Poughkeepsie Partnership site.

A WIC Clerk performs a variety of clerical tasks necessary for implementation of the WIC program.

S/he will work with WIC Nutritionist and other staff engaged in providing assistance to qualified women, infants and children. In addition, perform job tasks in compliance with systems and job specific standards.

Essential tasks and Responsibilities of a WIC Clerk:


» Assigns and explains all appointments to participants, providing and reviewing appropriate forms required for appointments, including physical presence of family members.

» Explains WIC policies and procedures to all participants, including but not limited to appointment details, rights and responsibilities, Use of NYWIC ecard, proxies and confidentiality.

» Is able to provide explanation to participants in unusual cases, such as foster children, custody issues or when further documentation is required.

» Actively participates in clinic function and flow assisting participants when needed.

» Is up to date with completion of reminder and no show calls to participants, reminder and No show calls are completed regularly. Additional tasks are completed in a timely fashion.

» Thoroughly documents in a clear and concise manner any incidents or explanations needed in NYWIC

» Works in various WIC sites when needed.

» Process participant eligibility located on salary, residency and category. And Inputs data into NYWIC

» Screens candidates for earnings eligibility and update household information and documents referrals to and from in NYWIC

» Utilizes tools and materials provided, such as NYWIC library, scripts and dialogues

» Maintain positive work atmosphere by communicating in a manner that promotes knowledge and cooperation with clients, customers, coworkers and managers.

» Maintain customer and employee confidence and protects WIC operations by keeping information confidential.

» capability to problem solve while dialing with demands of the job.

» capability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays,

or unexpected events.

» Follows instruction and responds to management directions

» Assists with voter registration process.

Minimum Education Requirement: High School diploma/ GED

Minimum Work-Related practice: 0-1 year

Preferred Work-Related practice: 2-4 years

Preferred Specialized expertise and Knowledge: capability to communicate in English and Spanish (orally and written)


Job Category: Health Services [ View All Health Services Jobs ]

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Employment type:

Salary: Unspecified

Degree: Unspecified

Experience (year): Unspecified

Job Location: Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Other

Address: Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Company Type Employer

Post Date: 08/27/2022 / Viewed 5 times

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