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 tobacco and smoke-free workplace.

Family Support Worker

Date Posted: 01/09/2018

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for 50 years has one part-time Family Support Worker opening at its Milo/Penquis Pre K program in the Milo area.



30 hrs/42 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 an Associate’s Degree in Social Work, Human Services, Family Services, Counseling or a related field; 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, or related field, or a Licensed Social Worker. Upon hire and periodically thereafter, must have background check results that are satisfactory to Penquis and indicate no previous or current record of involvement with child abuse, neglect or exploitation and no disqualifying criminal record or motor vehicle record as outlined in current contract provisions.  

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.





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