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:

District Development Coordinator

The Downeast Public Health Council and Washington Hancock Community Agency are seeking to hire a district development coordinator for providing professional management support. The district development coordinator will be a full time employee based in Hancock or Washington Counties. Travel in the two counties will be required. This position will be responsible for supporting the work of the Downeast Public Health Council.

The position requires a candidate with experience in project management, community and regional public health planning, knowledge of public health and organizational management, and ability to facilitate complex issues while managing and resolving conflict. Graduate level degree in public health is preferred; bachelor's degree with relevant work experience will be considered.

Applications will be reviewed starting July 20 and applications will be accepted until a qualified candidate is found.

Full job description can be found here.

Volunteer Poverty Program Coordinator

Are you a retired business executive or professional with a keen interest in poverty issues on the Blue Hill Peninsula?

The Community Compass Poverty Collaborative is seeking a part-time volunteer Program Coordinator to help forward our mission to bridge divides, break the cycle of poverty, and build community wide prosperity on the Blue Hill Peninsula.

If you are someone who is committed to increasing opportunities for all community members, and helping to coordinate new, innovative programs, this might be just the right volunteer opportunity for you.

The Community Compass is an established grassroots organization serving the 9 towns of the Blue Hill Peninsula with a robust, committed volunteer Steering Committee and operates under the fiscal sponsorship of Washington-Hancock Community Agency.

For more information or to learn more about the Community Compass, please review our Facebook page and contact co-chairs : Bob Holmberg ( bobholmberg@me.com) or Tom Bjorkman  (tom@bluehillfalls.org)  Applications may be obtained from Washington Hancock Community Agency, 248 Bucksport Road, Ellsworth, Maine 04605; Telephone:  207-664-2424;
TDD: 207-546-7607; or the website at www.whcacap.org or email Human Resource Director at bharris@whcacap.org In accordance with federal regulations, WHCA is an equal opportunity employer.  Applications will be accepted until August 28, 2016.


Friendship Cottage is an Adult Day Program in Blue Hill, Maine. WHCA is seeking to enlarge their Per Diem pool for CNA/CRMA.

The CNA/CRMA is responsible for the direct care of consumers receiving services. The position will be responsible for participating in the provision of a safe and secure environment and personal care assistance.

Qualifications:  Applicants for CNA/CRMA must be currently licensed. Prior nursing/assisted living facility experience preferred.  Must be able to work Saturdays on occasion, willing to transport consumers, have clean driving record, reliable transportation, and pass criminal background check.


We are seeking part-time drivers for Hancock and Washington counties. We provide transportation to low income, elderly and disadvantaged citizens as well as the general public. Our vehicles are easy to operate and require no special license, just a good driving record and a desire to provide safe and pleasant transportation to the people we serve. Flexible schedules available.

 Candidate must have clean driving record, pass criminal background check, and not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.


Applications may be obtained from:
Washington Hancock Community Agency
248 Bucksport Road
Ellsworth, ME 04605
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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