Article Title: Per-Diem Certified Residential Medication Aide

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CRMA – Per-Diem Pool

Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox counties for over

50 years, is looking to hire Certified Residential Medication Aide’s (CRMA) to create a per diem pool at our Assisted Living Facilities located in Bangor, Millinocket and Camden.

CRMA’s help residents maintain their independence by providing a variety of tasks, including personal care based on individual care plans, medication administration, housekeeping, food service, dining room set up, activities with residents, and laundry.

Requirements are a High School diploma or equivalent and you must be CRMA certified.  Must have experience providing personal care to the elderly and a positive attitude regarding the dignity, privacy, and autonomy of older persons.

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.

The starting rate of pay for this position is $15.25 per hour.  

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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