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WHCA, Washington Hancock Community Agency

Job Opportunities

at Washington Hancock Community Agency

Contact Information

Human Resources
Phone: 207-664-2424
Office hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Current Openings

The Washington Hancock Community Agency has the following openings:

Development Assistant

We are seeking a creative, energetic and committed individual to serve as the Development Assistant. This person will be responsible for a variety of tasks including marketing and communications, maintaining the Agency's web page, grant writing, donor relations, and publications. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree, strong computer and writing skills and a demonstrated interest in assisting low income people. The position is full time with benefits but a reduced schedule will be considered for the right candidate.

Part-time Drivers

We are seeking part-time drivers to join its transportation operations in Hancock County, including the Ellsworth/MDI/Blue Hill area.  Candidate must have clean driving record, pass criminal and child protective background checks, meet drug and alcohol testing requirements, and not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.

Family Advocate

WHCA provides a variety of services to low income people in Hancock and Washington Counties. We are looking for a person who will work with a selected group of individuals and families to help them navigate the path to a more fulfilling life. The preferred candidate will be a licensed social worker with at least two years' experience working with low income people but other combinations of education and experience will be considered. This position requires travel in Washington and Hancock Counties with office time in Machias and Ellsworth.

WHCA offers an excellent compensation and benefit package including paid time off, 12 paid holidays, and 1 floating holiday.  WHCA Benefits Plan includes employee dental, group health, life, short and long term disability insurance, as well as medical and dependent care reimbursement plans.  WHCA also offers a generous 403b retirement plan with company match.


Applications may be obtained from the Washington Hancock Community Agency, 248 Bucksport Rd, Ellsworth, ME 04605, or by calling 207-664-2424;TDD: 207-546-7607 or email at  WHCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Applications may be obtained from:
Washington Hancock Community Agency
248 Bucksport Road
Phone: 207-664-2424

You may also download the WHCA Employment Application. Use this application for any jobs posted to this site. For more information, please contact Human Resources.


For qualifying positions, WHCA's excellent benefit package includes:

  • Group Health Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays

WHCA is an equal opportunity employer.


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