Career Opportunities

Below is a list of current career opportunities at Penquis.  You can view a brief job description and complete the Job Application at the end of each job description.

If you do not want to complete the online application an application form and job description are available from Penquis, 262 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine 04402; Tel: 973-3500; TDD: 973-3520, from the Penquis offices in Dover-Foxcroft, Lincoln or Rockland. 

In accordance with federal regulations, Penquis does not discriminate. Reasonable accommodation will be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Penquis is a smoke-free workplace.

Senior Staff Accountant

Date Posted: 09/12/2016

Closing Date: 09/30/2016


Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for nearly 50 years, seeks a Senior Staff Accountant to join its corporate fiscal team.  Duties include contract management, budget analysis, annual budget preparation assistance, internal and external financial reporting and analysis, as well as other accounting duties typical of a large non-profit agency.

The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently, show initiative, provide leadership, prioritize multiple projects, meet deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced diversified workplace. Requirements include a Bachelors Degree in Accounting, at least 5 years experience in a busy accounting office, and excellent spreadsheet and word processing skills, including experience in computer based accounting applications. Experience is preferred in financial statement preparation, footnote disclosure and 990 nonprofit tax return preparations. As required by business necessity, upon hire and periodically thereafter, must have clean background checks through the State Bureau of Investigation and the National Sex Offender Public website. Must not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.

Penquis offers an excellent compensation and benefit package including earned time and 12 paid holidays. Our Benefits Plan includes employee dental, group health, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as medical and dependent care reimbursement plans. The Agency also offers generous retirement plans including Tax Sheltered Annuity and Maine Public Employees Retirement System. The salary range for this position is $35,818 – 55,515/year.

Submit application along with resume, references, salary history and requirements to Jodie Dyer, Human Resources Representative. Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on Friday September 30th.

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