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.

Family Support Worker

Date Posted: 09/20/2016

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for nearly 50 years, has the following Family Support Worker opening in the Rockland area.

40 hrs/38 wks (benefits eligible)

The Family Support Worker will work directly with clients to determine eligibility for programs and provide intake and assessment, appropriate information and referral, and support of individualized service plan development. Required qualifications include high school diploma or equivalent; previous successful experience working with individuals and families; previous experience working with families facing parenting challenges; working knowledge of area resources for low income individuals; excellent verbal and written communication skills; and computer proficiency and experience, including word processing skills. Preferred qualifications include post secondary education in Social Work, Child Development, or related field, or a Licensed Social Worker. As required by business necessity, upon hire and periodically thereafter, must have clean background checks through the State Bureau of Investigation, Maine Department of Human Services and the Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles. Must not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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