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.


Date Posted: 01/12/2017

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for 50 years, has the following Cook opening in the Bangor area:

32 hrs/wk; 52 wks/year (benefits eligible)

The Cook works in a child care setting. The position is responsible for preparing healthy, nutritious meals and snacks and may perform tasks which could involve trash removal, shopping, and laundry on an incidental basis. Successful candidate must be at least 18 years of age, with a high school diploma or equivalent, have three years paid experience working in a kitchen, and be able to use small and large kitchen equipment. Must read, write, perform basic math functions and lift and carry up to 50 pounds. 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/or Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles which indicate no previous record of involvement with child abuse and no criminal record or motor vehicle record which would preclude working with children. 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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