Program Manager

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, 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 .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 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 the Northern half of 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. While Program Managers collaborate to support programming on a statewide basis, this position will have a primary focus on programming in the Northern half of Maine.

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 over-night visits during peak harvest season 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.

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

Mobile Medical Unit Driver

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks individuals to drive and maintain its fleet of mobile medical units. The Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) Driver is a trusted member of the team who will drive the MMU to and from clinics, clean and re-stock the vehicle, and assist with intake and coordination of services during the wreaths season clinics. 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.”

This position will be based in Downeast Maine with clinics ranging in the region from Ellsworth to Cutler.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Drive mobile medical units to farmworker housing and other community settings
  • Set up and break down clinics
  • Cleaning interior and exterior of mobile units
  • Inventory of supplies
  • Communication with staff related to logistics and stocking
  • Assist with intake / registration and management of clinic flow as requested
  • Vehicle maintenance and troubleshooting – education and training provided
  • Support with MMHP’s program to provide COVID-19 vaccine and testing

You can view the full job description here.

Ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, organization, and attention to detail, and have 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 a flexible schedule.

This position will be 10-40 hours per week from mid-October through December, with an evening schedule and some weekend or daytime hours. Reliable transportation/clean driving record are required. Basic computer skills and an ability to speak, read and write in Spanish or Haitian Creole are helpful. Experience driving large vehicles is helpful. 

If you’re passionate about serving Maine’s diverse communities 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###

Outreach and Enrollment Assistant

The Maine Mobile Health Program (MMHP), Maine’s only farmworker health program, seeks an individual for one of its unique outreach positions to provide education and health insurance enrollment assistance through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  The Outreach and Enrollment Assistant (O/E A) will provide direct support to clients to help them enroll in, maintain, and understand health insurance coverage.  The O/E A will coordinate with MMHP’s outreach team to ensure our services are accessible to the priority population (Spanish-speakers, Creole-speakers, and members of the agricultural community) as well as the general public. 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.”

Responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying and connecting with individuals interested in enrolling in health insurance coverage.
  • Providing support within health insurance enrollments and free care applications
  • Offering follow-up support to clients to help them maintain and understand their health insurance coverage.

Training is available in the specifics of health insurance and enrollment procedures. 

You can view the full job description here.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, self-starter who possesses strong interpersonal skills, is detail-oriented, is committed to working with MMHP’s priority population, and is comfortable working independently in diverse mobile settings. Experience in social services, outreach, and education desired. A background in health insurance coverage or current certification as a “Certified Application Counselor” is helpful, but not required.  Bilingual in Spanish/ English or English/Creole required.

The position is year-round, full-time.  It requires a flexible schedule with a mix of daytime, evening, and some weekend hours.  Regional travel is necessary to provide outreach and enrollment assistance to clients and support to other MMHP staff.  Reliable transportation/clean driving record a must. The MMHP office is in Augusta. 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### 

Community Health Worker 3 (Bilingual: Patois/English)

The Maine Mobile Health Program seeks an individual with bilingual skills in English and Patois for a unique outreach position serving Jamaican farmworkers in the Southern / Central Maine region. 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 to farmworkers who work at apple orchards and diversified farms 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.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Outreach to farmworker camps
  • 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 Patois are a must. Part-time and full-time, seasonal and year-round options are available for this role with potential evening schedule and daytime hours. If you are interested, 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 3 Down East (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 Downeast region (mostly concentrated in the areas of Ellsworth to Cutler 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 outreach services to MSFWs in Downeast Maine with a focus on supporting migrant workers from Ellsworth to Cutler. The position is based at MMHP’s Downeast office in Milbridge, Maine..  Accommodations are provided for overnight travel.

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###

Community Health Worker 2 Downeast & Seasonal (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 mid-October until 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 October through 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 3 in Southern ME (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###