(207) 474-5121 | 46 Fairview Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976

Employment Opportunities

Redington-Fairview General Hospital (RFGH) has been providing care as an independent, community hospital in Skowhegan, Maine since 1952. Today, RFGH is a 25-bed critical access facility that provides health care for more than 30,000 residents living in Somerset County, which extends from Skowhegan to the Canadian border. Founded in a tradition of community service, and strengthened by a readiness to respond to change, RFGH looks forward to a bright healthcare future; for our employees, medical staff, and for those we serve.

If you are interested in making a difference in your community, a rewarding career at RFGH may be for you. Explore our Nursing, General Employment, and Provider career opportunities below.

General

Laboratory

The blood bank supervisor will be trained in all areas of the laboratory including hematology, chemistry, microbiology, blood bank and phlebotomy. The person in this position will oversee the day-to-day operations of the blood bank including blood product inventory management, staff training and competency assessment, monitoring of patient testing, transfusions in addition to keeping blood bank policies and procedures up to date.

Status: Full time, 40 hours, days with weekend and holiday rotation

Qualities: Strong leadership and communication skills and attention to detail a must

Requirements: AS/BS degree in Medical Technology or equivalent. MT/MLS/ASCP or equivalent and two years blood bank experience preferred.

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department is seeing a CNA/UC to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Full time, 36-hours, 3-12 hour shifts, 7a-7p with every other weekend coverage

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department is seeing a CNA/UC to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Full time, 36-hours, 3-12 hour shifts, 7p-7a with every other weekend coverage

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department CNA/UC works to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Per Diem

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

CNA
Med/Surg

The Med/Surg CNA works to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Per diem, 6a-6p

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

CNA
Med/Surg

The Med/Surg CNA works to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Per diem, 6pm-6am

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

CNA
Med/Surg

The Med/Surg CNA works to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Full time, 6pm-6am, 36 hours

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

CNA
Med/Surg

The Med/Surg CNA works to support a busy multi-disciplinary team. This person must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. Patient centered focus is imperative.

Status: Full time, 6am-6pm, 36 hours

Qualities: Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills

Requirements: Certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide program and Me State CNA registry required. BLS certification required.

Laboratory

The Chemistry Supervisor will be trained in all areas of the laboratory including hematology, chemistry, microbiology, blood bank and phlebotomy. This person will oversee day-to-day operations of our chemistry department. The person in this position will maintain, troubleshoot, and manage the quality assurance of our chemistry instrumentation. The Chemistry Supervisor will also oversee chemistry quality control, train students/new hires, maintain department reagent inventory levels, assess staff competency, and assure chemistry policies and procedures are up to date.

Status: Full time 40 hours to include every third weekend holiday

Qualities: Strong leadership and communication skills and attention to detail a must

Requirements: AS/BS degree in Medical Technology or equivalent. MT/MLS ASCP or equivalent and two years chemistry experience preferred.

Health Record Services

The coding technician shall participate as a member of the health record services department in providing accurate, timely and complete data for the hospital's patient care information system. This data is used for accumulating needed statistics, for carrying out studies for the hospital's performance improvement program, and as a means of arriving at decisions regarding effective management of patient care, and for the forecasting healthcare needs and services. Meditech implementation July 2022 will allow for a remote coding option


Status: Full time, 40 hours

Qualities: Well organized, excellent attention to detail and good communication skills.

Requirements: CCS, CCS-P, RHIT or RHIA required or eligible to sit for credential and pass within 1 year of employment. 3 years of experience utilizing ICD-10-CM, PCS and CPT is preferred. Knowledgeable with third party payment systems and 3M coding software.Knowledgeable in anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology.

Human Resources

Health Screeners are the first point of contact for employees, patients, visitors, and vendors at the RFGH entrances. Health Screeners provide a warm greeting, perform a digital temperature screening, and ask health questions to all entrants in order to help ensure the health and safety of those present at RFGH.

Status: Per Diem

Qualities: Excellent customer service skills and problem solving ability is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED. Experience in a clinical setting or hospital environment preferred.

Human Resources

Health Screeners are the first point of contact for employees, patients, visitors, and vendors at the RFGH entrances. Health Screeners provide a warm greeting, perform a digital temperature screening, and ask health questions to all entrants in order to help ensure the health and safety of those present at RFGH.

Status: Full time, 2p-Midnight with every other weekend

Qualities: Excellent customer service skills and problem solving ability is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED. Experience in a clinical setting or hospital environment preferred.

Human Resources

Health Screeners are the first point of contact for employees, patients, visitors, and vendors at the RFGH entrances. Health Screeners provide a warm greeting, perform a digital temperature screening, and ask health questions to all entrants in order to help ensure the health and safety of those present at RFGH.

Status: Full time, 40 hours, 7:30a-4p

Qualities: Excellent customer service skills and problem solving ability is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED. Experience in a clinical setting or hospital environment preferred.

Environmental Services

RFGH is seeking two Housekeepers who will be responsible for keeping assigned areas clean, sanitary, and aseptic by scouring, above shoulder dusting, mopping, using germicides, and wet dusting. Successful candidate will clean patient rooms, public areas, clinical, and office areas. Removes solid, bio-hazardous and recyclable waste. Performs other related housekeeping duties such as wall washing, dusting air vents, ceiling light fixtures and glass cleaning. Keeps work station and equipment neat and clean

Status: Full time, 40 hours 2:30p-11p, every other weekend

Qualities: Must work well independently with some supervision

Requirements: High school education or equivalent required. Experience in institutional housekeeping preferred but willing to train the right person. Must be available to work holidays.

RMPC

The RMPC Medical Assistant performs various activities under the general supervision of the physician and the Office Manager to support exceptional patient centered care.

Status: Full time, 40 hours M-F

Qualities: Good interpersonal and organizational skills required. Previous medical office experience is desirable. Must be able to multi task and have computer and typing skills

Requirements: Medical Assistant Certification required. Associate Degree in Medical Assisting preferred.

RMPC

The RMPC Medical Assistant performs various activities under the general supervision of the physician and the Office Manager to support exceptional patient centered care.

Status: Full time, M 8-12, T-Fr 7-4:30

Qualities: Good interpersonal and organizational skills required. Previous medical office experience is desirable. Must be able to multi task and have computer and typing skills

Requirements: Medical Assistant Certification required. Associate Degree in Medical Assisting preferred

Skowhegan Family Medicine
The SFM Medical Assistant performs various activities under the general supervision of the physician and the Office Manager. The Medical Assistant is expected to know all of the functions of the office procedures and protocols for SFM

Status: Full time, 40 Hours, 7:15-4:30 M-Th, 7:15-12:15 Fr

Qualities: Good interpersonal skills and organizational skills required. Previous medical office experience is desirable. Must be able to multi task and have computer and typing skills

Requirements: Associate Degree in Medical Assistant preferred. Medical Assistant Certification required. High School graduate and Medical terminology required

Somerset Primary Care
The Medical Secretary supports the front office operations of a busy practice under the direction of the Practice Manager.

Status: Full time, 36hr position Monday-Thursday 8-4:30pm and Friday 8-12pm

Qualities: The successful candidate will have flexibility, excellent customer service skills and be team oriented.

Requirements: High School diploma or GED. Basic typing and computer knowledge and knowledge of medical terminology are preferred. Strong computer skill necessary.



EMS

The EMS paramedic performs under the direction of the Director of EMS according to the scope and limits of Maine EMS licensure, responds to calls for emergency care, transfer, routine facility-to-facility transport, community disaster, and participates in educational and public relations events. The paramedic provides timely, safe, efficient, and cost-effective care, and establishes and maintains mobile communication with facilities, other units and agencies and Medical Control.

Status: Full time, 40 hour rotating schedule

Qualities: This successful candidate must meet automotive insurability standards and must be able to work well in a fast-paced EMS environment.

Requirements: Must have current CPR, ACLS, PALS, NRP, PHTLS, PIFT and AVOC

Nursing

This position includes one-on-one observation of at-risk patients. This is a hands-off position and there is no expectation to do patient care. All patient needs/changes are observed and reported to nursing staff. Patient Observers work under direction of nursing.

Status: Per Diem, 11p-7a

Qualities: Patient centered ability to effectively communicate with a multidisciplinary team are required.

Requirements: Health care experience preferred but not necessary. Excellent communication skills are required.

Laboratory

The Laboratory Department Phlebotomy/EKG Technician staff will be competent to perform all diagnostic procedures, as assigned and must be able to demonstrate consistent competence to perform the skills required

Status: Full time, 40 hour primarily day shift which includes weekend and holiday rotation coverage.

Qualities: An ability to work in a fast paced environment is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma. Certificate from accredited phlebotomy training program preferred.

Laboratory

The Laboratory Department Phlebotomy/EKG Technician staff will be competent to perform all diagnostic procedures, as assigned and must be able to demonstrate consistent competence to perform the skills required

Status: Full time, 40 hour evening position for (5) 8 hour shifts per week which includes weekend and holiday rotation coverage.

Qualities: An ability to work in a fast paced environment is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma. Certificate from accredited phlebotomy training program preferred.

Laboratory

The Laboratory Department Phlebotomy/EKG Technician staff will be competent to perform all diagnostic procedures, as assigned and must be able to demonstrate consistent competence to perform the skills required

Status: Per Diem

Qualities: An ability to work in a fast paced environment is essential.

Requirements: High School Diploma. Certificate from accredited phlebotomy training program preferred.

Rehab Services
Redington-Fairview General Hospital’s Rehab & Fitness Services is looking for three Maine licensed Physical Therapists to join our team in providing high quality evaluations and treatments in a busy, well-equipped (including two pools) multi-disciplinary outpatient clinic and inpatient/acute care unit. Experience and/or willingness to be trained for pediatric intervention is required. RFGH offers an excellent compensation and health benefits package; a very therapist-friendly, supportive work environment and unmatched continuing education support.

Status: Full time, 40 hours M–F, with occasional weekend acute care coverage on a team rotation basis. Schedule flexibility provided.

Qualities: Patient Centered approach to care working to meet patient goals is essential in this role.

Requirements: Experience and/or solid EMR documentation skills a must. Current Maine PT license required. New grads welcome; will train accordingly.
Plant Operations

The RFGH Plumber must have knowledge in steam, heating, chilled water, sewer, potable water and medical gas systems as well as the ability to repair these systems and their components as needed. Must have the willingness to provide general maintenance tasks as the need arises.

Status: Full time 40 hours with on call rotation

Qualities: Must have energetic work ethic, great communication and teamwork skills, and the ability to work independently.

Requirements: Must hold a valid journeyman and/or master state of Maine plumbing license. High pressure boiler operator license required within 1 year of employment. Basic computer skills required. Experience in healthcare and a graduate of a trade/vocational school is preferred.

Laboratory
Under the operational and administrative direction of the Laboratory Manager and Laboratory Medical Director, the Point of Care Coordinator will oversee point of care testing within the hospital and the physician office laboratories. Responsibilities will include: competency assessment of staff, policy and procedure maintenance, evaluation of personnel, method validation, staff training, and proficiency testing (assignment, submission, review and follow up). The Point of Care Coordinator will act as a technical resource to staff that perform testing outside of the main laboratory. The Point of Care Coordinator will have these added responsibilities in addition to working as a generalist in the following departments as assigned: hematology, immunology, coagulation, blood bank, microbiology, and phlebotomy. This person will spend a majority of their hours off the bench working on point of care responsibilities, providing bench coverage as needed

Status: Full time, 40 hour per week. This position includes generalist coverage every third weekend/holiday.

Qualities: Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills, attention to detail, assertiveness and strong verbal and written communication are a must.

Requirements: MLT/MT/MLS or equivalent with a minimum of two years of generalist experience preferred.

Radiology

Under the supervision of the Chief Technologist and the direction of the Radiologist(s), the Staff Technologist shall perform a variety of radiologic and fluoroscopic procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiographic diagnoses and clinical assessment. The Staff Technologist shall assume responsibility for designated areas and/or procedures, must have adaptability and willingness to cross-train into at least one other modality is encouraged, must demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to perform exams on patients of all age groups, and must be knowledgeable about developmental needs over the age span and where appropriate are knowledgeable about the use of age related equipment.

Status: Full time, 30 hours,
Rotating Day and Night shifts with on call responsibilities as well as rotating holidays. CAT Scan experience preferred but willing to train the right candidate

Qualities: Patient centered team approach to care is imperative.

Requirements: Must be a graduate from an approved Radiologic Technology program. Must be registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and maintain current active status. Must hold a current Maine State license for radiology Technology. BLS required. Previous experience is desirable.

Radiology
Under the supervision of the Chief Technologist and the direction of the Radiologist(s), the Staff Technologist shall perform a variety of radiologic and fluoroscopic procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiographic diagnoses and clinical assessment. The Staff Technologist shall assume responsibility for designated areas and/or procedures, must have adaptability and willingness to cross-train into at least one other modality is encouraged, must demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to perform exams on patients of all age groups, and must be knowledgeable about developmental needs over the age span and where appropriate are knowledgeable about the use of age related equipment.

Status: Full time, 36 hours, day shift with rotating weekends and holidays

Qualities: Patient centered team approach to care is imperative.

Requirements: Must be a graduate from an approved Radiologic Technology program. Must be registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and maintain current active status. Must hold a current Maine State license for radiology Technology. BLS required. Previous experience is desirable.



Emergency Department
The registrar functions as a coordinator for registration activities and is an integral member of the Emergency Department team. The Emergency Department Registrar works directly with patients, obtaining consents and completing required forms as mandated by state and federal regulations. The ED Registrar assists patients with handling clerical problems and resolving any issues such as incorrect identification.

Status: Full time, 36 hours, Variable shift with rotating weekends and Holidays

Qualities: This position requires exceptional computer skills, a need for general knowledge of insurance, pre-certifications, medical terminology, and exemplary customer service skills.

Requirements: High school diploma

Rehab Services

Rehab services is seeking two Aides. Primary duties include on-going cleaning of gym and therapy equipment; supply ordering & organization; as well as providing general assistance throughout our department.

Status: Full time, 40 Hours M-F including availability to work until 6pm

Qualities: This position requires excellent communication and customer service skills; the ability to work independently – identifying, prioritizing and initiating solutions; proficiency in computer usage (including electronic medical recording, Excel spreadsheet, Outlook, MS Word); strong organizational skills and the ability to flex and adapt to a very dynamic work environment.

Requirements: Must be a high school graduate or equivalent. Must maintain current CPR license. Must be comfortable and competent in basic computer skills; specifically excel spreadsheets, use of a laptop, email, and word processing.

Respiratory

The respiratory therapist is responsible for providing various therapeutic and diagnostic modalities as well as patient education and participation in quality assurance surveys. One to two years of experience with blood gas skills preferred. Flexibility to work rotating weekends and holidays as well as 12 hour call rotations for coverage and transports required.

Status: Part-time, 24 hours with possibility for Full time

Qualities: Ability to work independently in emergency situations

Requirements: State of Maine Respiratory Therapy license and RRT required; BLS, ACLS, PALS and NRP required, or able to obtain within an allotted amount of time.

Rehab Services

RFGH Rehab & Fitness Services is looking for an experienced, full-time Speech-Language Pathologist to provide evaluations and treatments in our acute care and outpatient clinical setting. Work hours are Monday through Friday only. Pediatric to adult populations served. Experience in early childhood intervention and dysphagia a must; experience with MBS helpful – but will train. We offer generous continuing education and professional support along with an excellent benefit package

Status: Full time, 40 Hours

Qualities: Work with a large multidisciplinary team of SLP’s, PT’s, and OT’s and support staff in offering outstanding therapy services to a diverse array of people and needs

Requirements: Must have current Maine licensure along with ASHA certification

Switchboard

The Switchboard Operator shall maintain coverage of Switchboard by answering all incoming calls, code blue phone, and the beepers, must act in a professional manner, be neat appearing, tactful and friendly at all times when on duty, as they are the communication center and receptionist for the entire hospital

Status: Part time/Per Diem, will work each Friday night 11p-7a and every 1st Sunday of the month 7a-3p. May also pick up additional hours on per diem basis

Qualities: Solid Communication skills, accuracy and reasoning skills are required. Ability to adapt to change and handle multiple duties is essential.

Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Computer experience is required.

Nutrition Services