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New Residential Development in Dover-Foxcroft

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for over 50 years, is recruiting for Direct Care Professionals to provide support to individuals with behavioral health diagnoses in an attentive team environment. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to helping people and be a positive influence in the lives of others.  Full-time, part-time and relief staff needed. PAID TRAINING PROVIDED.  

Required Qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid State of Maine driver’s license in good standing with the ability to complete required training on-line within a set timeframe. 

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. 

Penquis offers an excellent benefits package and competitive wages. Apply on line at or contact us at 973-3500 (TDD: 973:3520) or by email at  to request an application and job description.   Applications will be accepted until position(s) are filled.

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.

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