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Penquis, a social services agency serving Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Knox counties for over 50 years, is seeking a full-time Vehicle Operator for the Bangor area.

In this position, you will be responsible for the safe transport of clients in an agency vehicle and ensure their needs are met. The successful candidate will be able to complete training in passenger assistance techniques, wheelchair lift and tie-down operations, defensive driving and CPR/First Aid. Must have a valid Maine driver’s license with an excellent driving history, be able to pass a pre-employment physical including drug testing, and submit to random drug/alcohol testing. Pay range starts at $12.30 per hour.

Upon hire and periodically thereafter, must have background check results that are satisfactory to Penquis and as outlined in current contract provision to include but not limited to; the State Bureau of Investigation, Maine Department of Human Services, Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles and System for Award Management (SAM) website.

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 Friday October 16, 2020.

In accordance with federal regulations, Penquis does not discriminate and is an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Penquis is a tobacco and smoke free workplace.

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