Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox Counties for over 50 years, is seeking a full-time (40 hrs/wk; benefits eligible) Transportation Specialist to work in its Transportation Brokerage office in Bangor. This is a Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm operational call center where you will process intake information on behalf of clients and schedule trips, determining mode of transportation based on information provided. You will also interact with transportation providers. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a fast paced environment while staying focused on the task at hand. Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years’ experience in an office setting with client contact responsibilities; the ability to operate office equipment; good communications skills; and computer proficiency and experience including data entry and word processing skills. You must be able to interact with the public in a professional manner; maintain client information in complete confidence; and learn and apply federal and state regulations. Upon hire and periodically thereafter, must have background check results which 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. This position starts at $12.00/hour.
An Application form and job description is available from Penquis, 262 Harlow Street, P.O. Box 1162, Bangor ME 04402-1162. Tel: 973-3500; TDD: 973-3520, from our offices in Dover-Foxcroft, Lincoln, and Rockland, or applicants may apply online at www.penquis.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
In accordance with federal regulations, Penquis does not discriminate. Reasonable accommodations will be made of otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Penquis is a tobacco and smoke-free workplace.Apply Today