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Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist

Posted June 25, 2020

Miraval Austin
Austin, TX

About This Job


Miraval Austin is seeking a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist to join our team.  The Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist provides high quality service to guests through education lectures and one-on-one counseling. The Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist assists the culinary staff in presenting meals that comply with Miraval’s food philosophy. The Registered Dietitian is responsible for creating and adapting new, creative and progressive programming for Miraval guests, based on science and not trends. This position requires working evenings, weekends and holidays. 

 Essential Functions:

  • Creates, adapts and conducts nutrition lectures, workshops and one-on-one consults
  • Meet annual revenue targets established for department 
  • Conducts Resting Metabolic Rate and Body Composition diagnostic testing
  • Remain current on nutrition information and science
  • Assists the culinary team in providing nutritionally balanced food options to ensure brand standards are consistently upheld
  • Responsible for training and education for culinary team
  • Assists the Executive Chef and culinary staff in analyzing menu items for nutrients
  • Communicates food sensitivities and specific food requests to the culinary team
  • Maintains complete confidentiality in all guest/program matters in accordance with Miraval policy
  • Demonstrates and incorporates mindfulness in all guest contact, programs, experiences and written materials
  • Fulfills marketing requests (i.e.: article requests, blog posts, etc.)
  • Performs other duties as assigned

As part of the Hyatt and Miraval family, we offer a complete benefits package including –  

  • Robust PTO Policy.
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance for full-time colleagues.
  • Free parking and colleague meal.
  • Complementary and discount Hyatt nights.
  • Use of facilities, ability to participate in classes, and discounts on Spa services.
  • 401(k) and ESPP.

Miraval associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it is career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.



Education and/or Experience

  • Completed a minimum of a bachelor’s degree at a US regionally accredited university or college and course work accredited or approved by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Completed an ACEND-accredited supervised practice program at a health-care facility, community agency, or a foodservice corporation or combined with undergraduate or graduate studies. Typically, a practice program will run six to 12 months in length.
  • Passed a national examination administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).
  • Completed continuing professional educational requirements to maintain registration.
  • Additional certifications in specialized areas of practice a plus: renal nutrition, sports dietetics, and nutrition support and diabetes education.


  • Excellent communications skills 
  • Public speaking is a large component of this job so proficiency is a must
  • Effectively listening to both clients and co-workers to understand their concerns, goals and issues
  • Have the ability to pivot from one course of action to another in a timely fashion such that client goals are met
  • Clearly understand what is possible given the willingness and time constraints of the client and then relay that to them in a clear and concise fashion
  • Remain calm and composed regardless of the situation
  • Manage time such that deadlines are met and the clients go home with the materials that you promised
  • Must be able to work weekends and holidays


About this Employer

Miraval Austin

13500 Farm to Market Road 2769
Austin, TX 78726

(512) 258-7243

120 Room Resort

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Our Resort

Surrounded by protected lands full of ancient live oaks and hills and free of any outside distractions, you can now embrace the Miraval spirit outside of its flagship Tucson location. 

Where 220 acres offer an imaginative array of Miraval's signature luxurious spa services, outdoor activities, equine and culinary experiences as well as new programming that incorporates Austin's culture and attributes.