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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 Physician career opportunities below.

General

Radiology Department
The RFGH Imaging Department is seeking a per diem Ultrasound Technologist. The successful candidate will demonstrate flexibility, teamwork, excellent communication and customer service skills. Current RDMS is required. Prior Ultrasound experience is preferred.
Redington Medical Primary Care
RMPC is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) float Certified Medical Assistants. Associate Degree in Medical Assisting preferred and Medical Assistant Certification required. Must be able to multitask, have excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Previous experience with electronic medical records is preferred. Flexibility to work occasional overtime if needed.
Education Department

The Education Department is seeking one qualified individual with experience in assessment, planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of community health education programs and resources. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, self-directed, organized and willing to engage our community through health promotion. This position is full time (40 hours/week) and requires flexibility in schedule and a valid Maine Driver’s License. The successful candidate must have excellent communication, presentation, and public speaking skills. Must demonstrate the ability to establish clear project goals and objectives. Experience in group facilitation with varying age groups is preferred. Computer applications experience including Microsoft and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Health Education is preferred.

Somerset Public Health

Somerset Public Health is seeking an energetic self-starter and innovative thinker to promote our tobacco prevention and cessation efforts. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, organized and willing to build relationships within our communities to change policies, practices and environments that support smoke-free and tobacco-free living. This position is a full time (40 hours/week), grant-funded position and requires flexibility in schedule and a valid Maine Driver’s License. The successful candidate must have excellent communication, presentation, and public speaking skills. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to establish clear project goals and objectives. Experience in group facilitation, direct education, and public speaking with varying age groups is preferred. A Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Health, Health Education, Public Health or other related field is required.

Redington Orthopedic Surgery

Redington Orthopedic Surgery has one full-time 32hour day position available. This position will be M-Thur. generally 8 am – 4:30 with flexibility to work occasional overtime when needed. Associate Degree in Medical Assistant preferred. Medical Assistant Certification required. High School graduate and Medical terminology required. 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.

Imaging Department
The RFGH Imaging Department has one part time day position available (1-2 days per week Monday-Friday) for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist. Current National Nuclear Medicine License and/or Maine License in Nuclear Medicine is required. A candidate with ARRT in Radiology +/or CT is desirable. Must have excellent customer service, communication, and teamwork skills.
EMS
The RFGH EMS Department is seeking one per diem Paramedic. Applicants must hold valid Maine EMS license and pass a background check. Must have a driving record which meets insurability standards. Must have CPR, NIMS, PHTLS and AVOC. ACLS, PALS, NALS and PIFT are also required.
Laboratory

RFGH Laboratory Department has one immediate opening for a Phlebotomist/EKG technician. This is a per diem position and applicants must be flexible with availability. Applicants must be able to perform phlebotomy and EKG testing on patients of all ages – in both inpatient and outpatient settings. An ability to work in a fast paced environment is essential.

Emergency Department

The RFGH Emergency Department has one per diem registrar position available. This position consists of variable shifts to include nights, weekends, and holidays as needed. Medical terminology or medical office experience and skills are preferred. The successful candidate must have basic computer skills, be highly organized, able to work independently, and perform effectively under pressure in a busy ER setting. Must have excellent communication and customer service skills.

Respiratory Therapy Department
The RFGH Respiratory Therapy Department has one per diem Respiratory Therapist position available to cover all shifts. The respiratory therapist is responsible for providing various therapeutic and diagnostic modalities. This role is diverse, requiring a broad base of technical skills and mechanical ability relative to the patient's age-specific requirements. The therapist will perform patient education and participate in quality assurance surveys. Must be able to work alone and independently in emergency situations. Flexibility to work rotating weekends and holidays as well as 12 hour call rotations for coverage and transports required. State of Maine Respiratory Therapy License and RRT required. BLS, ACLS & PALS and NRP certified required, or able to obtain certification within an allotted amount of time. One to two years of experience with blood gas skills preferred.
Nutrition Services

The RFGH Nutrition Services Department is seeking a Perdiem utility/tray line worker. Flexibility and a great attitude required. Must have a high school education or GED. Food service experience is a plus, but willing to train the right person.

Nursing Opportunities

Medical Surgical Department
Redington-Fairview General Hospital is offering a unique opportunity for new graduate RN’s to join the Medical Surgical team through our nurse residency program. This program will provide education, support, and hands-on training to new graduate nurses as they begin their careers at RFGH. All new RNs can expect to grow in a variety of professional ways throughout the program as they will be paired with an experienced nurse mentor and will attend monthly professional development and leadership trainings throughout their first year of employment. New graduate nurses will also work with a preceptor who will help to guide them through the transition from student to practicing RN. Full time positions are available for nurses who have recently graduated or who are graduating in the upcoming months from an accredited nursing school. Applicant will need an Authorization to Test number before employment can begin. Current BLS required.
Birthing Center

Redington-Fairview General Hospital is offering a unique opportunity for a new graduate RN to join the Birthing Center team through our nurse residency program. This program will provide education, support, and hands-on training to new graduate nurses as they begin their careers at RFGH. All new RNs can expect to grow in a variety of professional ways throughout the program as they will be paired with an experienced nurse mentor and will attend monthly professional development and leadership trainings throughout their first year of employment. New graduate nurses will also work with a preceptor who will help to guide them through the transition from student to practicing RN. Full time positions are available for nurses who have recently graduated or who are graduating in the upcoming months from an accredited nursing school. Applicant will need an Authorization to Test number before employment can begin. Current BLS required.

Emergency Dept

Redington-Fairview General Hospital is offering a unique opportunity for new graduate RN’s to join the Emergency Dept. team through our nurse residency program. This program will provide education, support, and hands-on training to new graduate nurses as they begin their careers at RFGH. All new RNs can expect to grow in a variety of professional ways throughout the program as they will be paired with an experienced nurse mentor and will attend monthly professional development and leadership trainings throughout their first year of employment. New graduate nurses will also work with a preceptor who will help to guide them through the transition from student to practicing RN. Full time positions are available for nurses who have recently graduated or who are graduating in the upcoming months from an accredited nursing school. Applicant will need an Authorization to Test number before employment can begin. Current BLS required.

SCU

Redington-Fairview General Hospital is offering a unique opportunity for new graduate RN’s to join the Special Care Unit team through our nurse residency program. This program will provide education, support, and hands-on training to new graduate nurses as they begin their careers at RFGH. All new RNs can expect to grow in a variety of professional ways throughout the program as they will be paired with an experienced nurse mentor and will attend monthly professional development and leadership trainings throughout their first year of employment. New graduate nurses will also work with a preceptor who will help to guide them through the transition from student to practicing RN. Full time positions are available for nurses who have recently graduated or who are graduating in the upcoming months from an accredited nursing school. Applicant will need an Authorization to Test number before employment can begin. Current BLS required.

Birthing Center

The RFGH Birthing Center is looking for a dynamic RN candidate for the care of women and newborn infants. This position is Full time, 36 hrs to cover 12-hour night shifts, including weekend shifts and major holiday rotation. Candidate must demonstrate exceptional teamwork, communication, critical thinking and customer service skills. Perinatal experience, NRP, Fetal Monitoring, CLC, STABLE, and IV Therapy preferred. RN Maine License, ACLS and BLS required.

Cardiac Rehab

RFGH Cardiac Rehab Department has a per diem RN position available. Candidates must be current with ACLS, and fluent in ECG reading and interpretation. Cardiac Rehab is seeking a forward thinking nurse with strong critical thinking skills and excellent communication skills. The ability to work independently, collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient centered care is a must.

Health Connections

EMPLOYEE HEALTH( Health Connections) is looking for a per diem nurse to address issues specific to employee health, injury management, occupational medicine, and assist with infection control issues or concerns. This nurse would also work in the clinic assisting with occupational injury management. Must be highly organized, motivated, able to work independently or within a team, and perform effectively under pressure. Must be able to multitask duties between roles. Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills and patient care. Prior experience with occupational medicine is a plus. Excellent computer skills required, including EHRs. Systoc experience a plus. Experience with Workers Compensation, OSHA log, and Loss Control is strongly preferred. Breath alcohol and drug screen certifications required within 6 months of start.

SCU

The RFGH Special Care Unit has a per-diem position available. Candidates must be current with ACLS, and PALS, IV Certification and Moderate Sedation are required within six months of hire. We are seeking a vibrant forward thinking RN with strong critical thinking and excellent communication skills. The ability to work independently, collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient centered care is a must.

Physician Opportunities

Redington Gastroenterologist
RFGH is searching for a full time Gastroenterologist. Established, solo practice. No call. Employed position, includes competitive salary, full benefit package. 7 weeks paid time off (includes vacation, sick, holiday, education); $4000/year for CME. Must be BC/BE within 5 years Residency training. Visa candidates welcome.
Redington OB/GYN
RFGH is seeking an OB/GYN to join an established two provider practice. Employed position. Must be Board eligible/certified within five years post Residency training. Call is 1:2. Competitive salary, $4000 annual CME money, full benefits package. Visa candidates welcome.
Redington Orthopedic Surgery
RFGH is seeking a full time Surgeon to join our Orthopedics team. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency training. Call is 1:2. This is an employed position in a two provider practice. Includes 7 paid weeks off (includes vacation, sick, holiday, education), $4000/year CME, competitive salary and full benefit package. Full hospitalist service. Visa candidates welcome.

Interested physician candidates should submit a cover letter along with a current CV to Richard Willett, C.E.O., Redington-Fairview General Hospital, P. O. Box 468, Skowhegan, ME 04976.