Come Join our Innovative and Reputable Team!

Amicus is a mission-driven 501(c)(3) nonprofit service organization that has been a premier service provider and employer of choice in Eastern and Central Maine for half a century. Working at Amicus is both challenging and extremely rewarding. We are known for our experienced employees and for their longevity with the agency. Many of our valued staff members have been with us for 10, 15, and even 20 years! Our robust line-up of programs offers a wide variety of employment opportunities and work hours. All staff who work directly with program participants will become Direct Support Professional (DSP) certified. We also offer trainings leading to certifications, such as Safety Care, CRMA, and CPR.

Reasons to select Amicus as your employer of choice:

  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive full-time benefits package that includes agency-paid:
    • health insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
    • dental insurance (for both full-time and part-time employees)
    • eye care discount
    • short-term disability insurance
    • long-term disability insurance
    • life insurance
    • 401(k) option with generous match (for all employees upon eligibility period being met)

  • Generous earned paid time-off for full-time employees (pro-rated for part-time)
    • vacation
    • sick
    • holidays
    • bereavement leave

  • Ongoing staff training/development
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Excellent and supportive work environment

Come work as part of a respectable team where you make a difference in the lives of others every day!

We welcome you to contact us for more information at or call our Human Resources Department at (207) 941-2892, extension 101.

Open Positions

Open Positions

Community Case Manager

There is a reason that so many of our employees have been with us for 20, 25, and even 30 years. The successful applicant for this position will benefit from the upcoming approved 2023 wage increases. Interested? Read on... This position is for those who are looking to join a proven winning team and will be working for a company that has been providing services to citizens in Maine for over 50 years! We pride ourselves on being the only organization of its' kind in Maine to have had every program fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for over 30 years. We continue to grow and are now recruiting for a full-time Community Case Manager to support adults with developmental disabilities. The successful candidate will join our awesome team in our new professional offices and be responsible for ensuring consumers receive high-quality, consumer driven outcomes that promote quality of life and maximize independence. A significant portion of this position has been approved for remote work as well. A BA/BS degree in Social Work OR a related-field is required and previous experience and LSW licensure is a plus, although we will assist the successful candidate to obtain this licensure. Knowledge of positive behavioral supports and dual diagnoses is beneficial. Excellent organizational, computer, and communication skills required. Join a team who really cares about the people they support. This is a Monday through Friday full-time position with full-time benefits that include 100% agency-paid health, dental, life, LTD, STD insurance premiums, generous vacation and sick time accruals, excellent 401k match, all major holidays paid, educational reimbursement, and professional training. The total compensation package is very competitive, adds approx. 30% to total compensation and the work environment is supportive. Health insurance (100% Company-Paid Premiums)

Please note: A completed Amicus Job Application is required for consideration for this position. Please download a copy of this here on our site.

Applications cannot be considered without a completed employment application. Amicus is an EOE.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Up to $18.00 per hour

Schedule: 8-hour shift Monday to Friday (some flexibility required)

Program Assistant (Part Time and Full Time)

Amicus is a premiere company that has been providing services to citizens in Maine for over 50 years. We pride ourselves on being the only organization of its kind in Maine to have had every program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for over 30 continuous years and operate a number of different programs in the greater Bangor area that each provides unique services including the Bouchea Center for Learning, PVI (Penobscot Valley Industries), Ralph Leek Elders, Community Life, Pathways to Employment and Home Supports. Our wide variety of programs now have both part-time and full-time openings for Program Assistant positions.

The Program Assistant works directly as an integral part of a team to support program participants both in day program services and also community settings. His/her major role is to assist individuals to maximize their potential in making choices, taking action to gain experience, and making and learning from their individual choices. Assistants must provide consistency by understanding and implementing consumer's individual plans and responding appropriately to all consumer behavior. Requirements include a high school diploma or GED and strong organizational skills. A positive attitude is required. Related experience, DSP, CRMA and knowledge of positive behavioral supports are valued, but we offer will provide the right candidate(s) the training and skill development to excel. Come join our team. An Amicus Employment Application is required and is available at or by email request. Please Note: Applications cannot be considered without a completed employment application.

An Amicus Application for Employment is required and may be found at

Position Posted 10/17/2023 Applications accepted until filled.
Please send inquiries to:
Denis Cranson, Human Resource Manager