Advocacy Assistant

Join a passionate, committed team in a dynamic health center serving farmworker and seafood processing patients throughout the beautiful state of Maine.

For the past 30 years, MMHP has provided health care access to migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) throughout the state of Maine. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), MMHP has an innovative approach to medical care that is low-barrier, values cultural humility and embraces the human dignity of an invisible and vulnerable population. MMHP’s unique model brings medical, dental, and behavioral health services to patients via mobile units where they live and work and by connecting patients to local partners.

MMHP is seeking an experienced advocate, who is interested in leading advocacy efforts at MMHP as part of a dynamic team. In this role, you will work with the CEO and a team of Community Health workers who are passionate about their work and workers they serve. This is a part-time 20 hours per week (.5 FTE) role that can be done either virtually, or at our Augusta location. It can be combined with work performed for other like organizations.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitor federal, state, and local policies affecting MMHP’s patient population,
  • Inform MMHP’s staff, patients, and partners of the impacts of proposed legislation and current policies on migrant and seasonal workers,
  • Represent MMHP in coalitions and working groups related to immigrants and farmworker rights,
  • Work with other MMHP staff and consultants to update and implement MMHP’s advocacy work plan,
  • Assist MMHP’s CEO in advocating for MMHP’s priority issues with local, state, and federal decision makers, and
  • Coordinate with MMHP’s Community Health Workers to engage with patients in advocacy efforts.

You can view the full job description here.

 Requirements Include:

  • Previous advocacy experience with health education, farm work, outreach, and technology preferred.
  • College degree OR equivalent experience with an ability to connect with and relate to the MSFW community.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work, collaborate with others, and communicate effectively. Good interpersonal skills are a must.
  • Ability to speak Spanish and/or Haitian Creole is preferred but not required.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Tina Saseung, Office Manager, at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.

Community Health Worker 3 Aroostook (Bilingual-Spanish/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Spanish for a unique outreach position in Aroostook County.  Promoting health equity and racial equity are part of the foundations of MMHP’s mission to “improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.”

The Community Health Worker 3 (CHW 3) facilitates access to care and services for broccoli, potato, and forestry workers in the region. The CHW 3 is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce the barriers that they face to accessing medical care.

The CHW will provide health outreach services to MSFWs in the Presque Isle area (including Caribou, Limestone, Ashland and Westfield and other regional sites as assigned).

Responsibilities to include:

  • Outreach to farmworker camps
  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide covid-19 vaccine and testing.
  • Facilitation of mobile clinics (including driving the mobile unit, registering patients, interpreting for the clinicians, and tracking follow-up needs)
  • Health education
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding and accessing the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

You can view the full job description here

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients, and have a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be comfortable working in community settings and able to work independently. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills, and an ability to speak, read and write in Spanish at an advanced level are a must. Part-time and full-time options are available for this role with potential evening schedule, occasional weekend and daytime hours. Schedules are negotiable.

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities of agricultural workers in accessing equitable and high-quality health services, then we want you on our team! To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###

Community Health Worker 2 (Bilingual-Spanish/English or Haitian Creole/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks individuals with bilingual skills in English/Haitian Creole OR English/Spanish and for a unique outreach positions during the 2021 harvest season from late July until mid-December to facilitate access to care and services for Maine’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. The CHW 2 is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce the barriers that they face to accessing medical care. Promoting health equity and racial equity are part of the foundations of MMHP’s mission to “improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.”

The CHW will provide health outreach services to MSFWs in Central and Down East Maine.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Outreach to farmworker camps
  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide covid-19 vaccine and testing.
  • Interpretation on behalf of patients and clinicians during evening and weekend clinics
  • Health education
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

You can view the full job description here

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients, and have a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be and be comfortable working in mobile settings and with a flexible schedule. This position will be 20-40 hours per week from mid-July through mid-December, with an evening schedule and some weekend or daytime hours. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills and an ability to speak, read and write in Spanish or Haitian Creole at an advanced level are a must.

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities of agricultural workers in accessing equitable and high-quality health services, then we want you on our team!

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###

Community Health Worker 2 Downeast (Bilingual-Spanish/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Spanish for a unique outreach position during the 2021 blueberry harvest July – August to facilitate access to care and services for Maine’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. The CHW 2 is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce the barriers that they face to accessing medical care. Promoting health equity and racial equity are part of the foundations of MMHP’s mission to “improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.”

The CHW will provide health outreach services to MSFWs in Downeast Maine with a focus on supporting the migrant workers from Ellsworth to Calais.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Outreach to farmworker camps
  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide covid-19 vaccine and testing.
  • Interpretation on behalf of patients and clinicians during evening and weekend clinics
  • Health education
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

You can view the full job description here

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients, and have a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be and be comfortable working in mobile settings and flexible work-plans. This position will be full-time (30-40 hours per week) starting in late July and lasting roughly four weeks, with an evening schedule and some weekend or daytime hours. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills, and an ability to speak, read and write in Spanish at an advanced level are a must.

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities of agricultural workers in accessing equitable and high-quality health services, then we want you on our team!

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###

Community Health Worker 2 Downeast (Bilingual-Haitian Creole/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Haitian Creole for a unique outreach position during the 2021 blueberry harvest (late July and August).  This Community Health Worker (CHW) position will facilitate access to care and services for Maine’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. A CHW is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce their barriers to accessing medical care. Promoting health equity and racial equity are part of the foundations of MMHP’s mission to “improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.”

The CHW will provide registration, intake and interpretation services to MSFWs in DownEast Maine with a focus on supporting the Haitian migrant workers in the Ellsworth region.

Responsibilities to include:

Outreach to farmworker camps

  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide covid-19 vaccine and testing.
  • Interpretation on behalf of patients and clinicians during evening and weekend clinics
  • Health education
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

You can view the full job description here

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients, and have a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be and be comfortable working in mobile settings and with a flexible schedule. This position will be 20-40 hours per week from late July through August 2021, with an evening schedule and some weekend or daytime hours. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills and an ability to speak, read and write in Haitian Creole at an advanced level are a must.

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities of agricultural workers in accessing equitable and high-quality health services, then we want you on our team!

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###

Logistics Assistant

Maine Migrant Health Program

For 30 years, the Maine Mobile Health Program (MMHP) has provided health care access to migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) throughout the state of Maine. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), MMHP has an innovative approach to medical care that is low-barrier, values cultural competency and embraces the human dignity of an invisible and vulnerable population. MMHP’s unique model brings medical, dental, and behavioral health services to patients via mobile units and home visits and by connecting patients to local partners. Statewide outreach by Community Health Workers (CHWs) connects patients to care by informing them about mobile clinics, scheduling clinic visits, providing transportation and interpretation, offering health education, and referring to services.

MMHP seeks a Logistics Assistant to join the program staff to facilitate services to patients.  Please see the full job description here:

Key responsibilities to include:

  • Implementing services to patients including mobile medical clinics, covid-19 testing, vaccination clinics.
  • Driving of the Mobile Medical Unit (a large RV)
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding the health care system in Maine (transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to supporting seasonal farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care.  The candidate should be comfortable working in mobile settings and with flexible work-plans.  The individual must have exemplary attention to detail and strong organizational skills.  Reliable transportation/clean driving record and basic computer skills are required. An understanding of the farmworker community from prior work, relationship in/to the community or other shared life experience together with an ability to speak, read and write in English/Spanish or English/Creole is highly preferred.

This position is full-time with a combination of daytime and evening schedule as assigned.  Significant statewide travel will be required with overnight accommodations provided.  The MMHP office is based in Augusta, Maine where supplies and vehicles are stored.  MMHP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, HSA, FSA, retirement, dental, vision as well as paid holidays and time off. MMHP is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.

Staff Accountant

Come join a passionate, committed team in a dynamic health center serving vulnerable patients in the beautiful state of Maine.

The Maine Mobile Health Program (MMHP) seeks a Staff Accountant to support its mission of improving the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.

The Staff Accountant reports directly to the Finance Director and works from the Augusta, Maine administrative office.  This individual must have a positive outlook and excellent customer service skills.  The duties include all aspects of finance and accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable, assistance with general ledger, financial analysis, reconciliations, and bi-weekly payroll.

MMHP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, HSA, FSA, retirement, dental, vision as well as paid time off and all federal holidays.

This is a 40 hours per week (1.0 FTE) position.

The office operates Monday-Thursday with the option to work from home on Fridays.

Individuals with the desire to serve migrant and seasonal farmworkers in the rural regions of Maine and with a strong work ethic and knowledge of accounting are encouraged to apply.  MMHP is an equal opportunity employer.

Click here to view the full job description.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to the Finance Director at ###svanapr#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.

Community Health Worker 3 (CHW3)

Maine Migrant Health Program

Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Haitian Creole to serve as a Community Health Worker 3 (CHW3) based in Down East Maine, primarily in the Ellsworth, Harrington and Colombia Falls areas.  This Community Health Worker (CHW3) position will facilitate access to care and services for Maine’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. A CHW is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs. MMHP is Maine’s only farmworker health program and provides mobile clinics to farmworkers across the state to reduce their barriers to accessing medical care.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients and have a commitment to supporting farmworkers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the farmworker community either because of prior work, relationship in/to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be comfortable working in mobile settings and with a flexible schedule.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Interpretation on behalf of patients and clinicians during evening and weekend clinics
  • Driving of the Mobile Medical Unit (a large RV)
  • Care coordination to assist with navigating the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting in a clinical setting)

This is a 40 hours/week year-round (1.0 FTE) position.

Please see the full job description.

MMHP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, HSA, FSA, retirement, dental, vision.

A high level of schedule flexibility that would include evenings, weekend and daytime hours is preferred. Reliable transportation/clean driving record, basic computer skills and an ability to speak, read and write in Haitian Creole at an advanced level are a must.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to the Office Manager, Tina Saseung, at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzzbovyr.bet###.

Program Manager

Maine Migrant Health Program

Join a passionate, committed team in a dynamic health center serving farmworker and seafood processing patients throughout the beautiful state of Maine. MMHP is seeking a Program Manager to support our mission to improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services. The Program Manager is directly responsible for supervision of Community Health Workers and the enabling services programming (mobile clinics, interpretation, transportation, health education, etc.) in Central and Southern Maine.

For the past 30 years, the MMHP has provided health care access to migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) throughout the state of Maine. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), MMHP has an innovative approach to medical care that is low-barrier, values cultural humility and embraces the human dignity of an invisible and vulnerable population. MMHP’s unique model brings medical, dental and behavioral health services to patients via mobile units where they live and work and by connecting patients to local partners.

The Maine Mobile Health Program is recruiting for a new year-round, full-time position as part of our team. The Program Manager based in Augusta, Maine, is responsible for oversight of enabling services programming in Central and Southern Maine. The Program Manager is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of harvest specific programs through a combination of supervision of Community Health Workers and direct services to patients. The Program Manager promotes good health practices in migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families, by providing care coordination which includes interpretation, transportation, outreach, health education, and facilitating mobile clinics. Roughly two thirds of time will be spent performing supervisory and administrative activities with about a third of time providing direct services to patients. The Program Manager will work collaboratively with other staff to assist in the development of policies, procedures, and trainings to team members to improve health care delivery, strive for continuity of services across regions, and ensure cultural and linguistic appropriateness and program effectiveness. The Program Manager will be trained to drive the mobile medical unit (which is the size of a large RV) to housing sites to deliver mobile clinic services to migrant and seasonal workers.

Please see the full Job Description

This is a 40 hrs/wk (1.0 FTE) salaried position and includes a generous benefits package (equal to 30% of the salary and can be used for health, dental and/or vision insurance coverage). The position is based in Augusta and requires travel throughout the region and occasional over-night visits for collaboration with other staff and training opportunities (accommodations provided when travelling). Availability requirements include daytime, and some evening hours and the ability provide services in the assigned geography. Individuals with the desire to serve a diverse population of migrant and seasonal farmworkers in the rural regions of Maine and support program planning and development are encouraged to apply. MMHP is an equal opportunity employer.

Requirements include:

  • Prior supervision experience.
  • Current driver’s license, with good driving record for the past 3 years, or period of licensure, whichever is shorter. Reliable transportation and insurance required.
  • College degree OR equivalent experience with an ability to connect with and relate to the MSFW community.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work, collaborate with others, and communicate effectively. Good interpersonal skills are a must.
  • Ability to speak English, as well as Spanish and/or Creole (determined by completion of language proficiency screening).
  • Prior experience with health education, farm work, outreach, and technology helpful.

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Tina Saseung, Office Manager, at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###.

Community Health Worker 3 (Bilingual: Spanish/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Spanish for a unique position based in the Southern Maine region (mostly concentrated in the areas of Lewiston and Portland with some potential travel further afield).  Promoting health equity and racial equity are part of the foundations of MMHP’s mission to “improve the health status of Maine’s seasonal workers and their families by providing culturally appropriate care and services.”

This Community Health Worker (CHW) position will facilitate access to care and services for patients working in the seafood processing and apple industry and their families. A CHW is a respected member of their community who acts as a bridge between medical providers and individuals to promote health, reduce health disparities, and improve access to care as well as to advocate for individual and community needs.

The CHW will provide health and outreach services to seafood processors in Greater Portland and migrant and seasonal farmworkers  in the Lewiston areas well as supporting mobile medical clinics on a seasonal basis in across the southern part of the state.  The position is based at MMHP’s Lewiston office and may require occasional work out of the central office in Augusta.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Outreach to farmworker camps
  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide covid-19 vaccine and testing.
  • Facilitation of mobile clinics (including driving the mobile unit, registering patients, interpreting for the clinicians, and tracking follow-up needs)
  • Health education
  • Care coordination to assist with understanding and accessing the health care system in Maine (including transporting patients and interpreting for them in a clinical setting)

 You can view the full job description here.

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, be able to empathize with patients and have a commitment to supporting seasonal workers in Maine with their access to health care. This individual should have an understanding of the seasonal worker community either because of prior work, relationship to the community and/or other life experience such as shared language or culture. The candidate should be comfortable working in mobile settings and with a flexible schedule. This position will be full-time (30-40 hours per week), with some evenings and weekend hours during specific harvest seasons. Reliable transportation, clean driving record, basic computer skills and an ability to speak, read and write in Spanish at an advanced level are a must.  MMHP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, HSA, FSA, retirement, dental, vision as well as paid holidays and time off. MMHP is an equal opportunity employer.

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities of agricultural workers in accessing equitable and high-quality health services, then we want you on our team!

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Tina Saseung at ###gfnfrhat#at#znvarzbovyr.bet###