(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.

We Offer Excellent Benefits

Benefits become effective the 1st of the month following hire date

Some Examples of full time employee benefits below
  • Medical Insurance, 2 Options and employee coverage cost $0.
  • Healthcare discount: services provided at RFGH are covered 100%
  • Competitive Shift Differentials
  • Dental and Vision Insurances
  • 403b contribution with employer matching
  • Pension plan, fully funded by RFGH
  • Earned time benefit of 5 weeks per year (increases after 5 years)
  • Tuition assistance after only 5 weeks of employment!
  • Loan forgiveness up to $1800 per year
  • Free Gym membership

General

Nutrition Services

The Cafeteria Staff Worker shall prepare and arrange all foods and beverages using proper food preparation techniques. The individual will serve a variety of foods each day being sure that all are fresh and appealing. The individual also waits on customers and performs a variety of other duties to ensure a smooth cafeteria operation.

Status: Full time, 32 hours, 10:30a-7p with every other weekend rotation

Qualities: Flexibility, Reliability and a great attitude required

Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Food service experience is a plus, but willing to train the right person.

EVS

Housekeeper 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 , varied shifts, 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.

Laboratory

RFGH is seeking a Laboratory Technician/Technologist capable of functioning in all clinical areas of our full service hospital laboratory.

Status: Full time, 32 hours/wk 4/8's, Day Shift. Every third weekend and rotating holidays.

Qualities: Must have flexibility and excellent attention to detail.

Requirements: AS/BS degree in Medical Technology or BA/BS in Biological Science having completed required clinical laboratory training. ASCP/AMT certification as a Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Technician or equivalent is preferred. At least one year of generalist experience in the areas of Blood Bank, Hematology, Chemistry, Coagulation, Microbiology and Phlebotomy is preferred.

Radiology

Under the direct supervision of the Radiology Manager/Chief Technologist and the direction of the Radiologist(s), shall perform a variety of duties and technical Nuclear Medicine procedures in preparing patients for scans utilizing radioactive tracers for body imaging to aid in diagnosis and treatment. Staff must demonstrate knowledge and skill necessary to perform exams on patients of all age groups, are knowledgeable about development needs over the age span and when appropriate are knowledgeable about the use of age related equipment.

Status: Per diem

Qualities: Patients centered approach to care is essential.

Requirements: Must be a graduate from an approved Radiology Technology school holding a National Registry in Radiology Technology. Must have previous Nuclear Medicine experience. Must hold a State of Maine Nuclear Medicine License or be a graduate from an approved Nuclear Medicine School holding a National registry in Nuclear Medicine and a State of Maine Nuclear Medicine License. BLS

Radiology

Under the direct supervision of the Radiology Manager/Chief Technologist and the direction of the Radiologist(s), shall perform a variety of duties and technical Nuclear Medicine procedures in preparing patients for scans utilizing radioactive tracers for body imaging to aid in diagnosis and treatment. Staff must demonstrate knowledge and skill necessary to perform exams on patients of all age groups, are knowledgeable about development needs over the age span and when appropriate are knowledgeable about the use of age related equipment.

Status: Part time, 16 hr

Qualities: Patients centered approach to care is essential.

Requirements: Must be a graduate from an approved Radiology Technology school holding a National Registry in Radiology Technology. Must have previous Nuclear Medicine experience. Must hold a State of Maine Nuclear Medicine License or be a graduate from an approved Nuclear Medicine School holding a National registry in Nuclear Medicine and a State of Maine Nuclear Medicine License. BLS

Respiratory Therapy

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.

Status: Full-time, 36 hours 5p-5a

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.

Respiratory Therapy

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: Per diem

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.

Nursing Opportunities

Norridgewock Health Center

NHC is seeking a full time RN to provide nurse visits, nursing triage and care management to our population of patients. The RN should have general knowledge of computer use, insurances, and medical terminology, must be able to assist providers in daily operation of the office to ensure the delivery of quality patient care.

Status: Full time, 40 hours, M-F 8:30-5

Qualities: Must demonstrate the ability to work as a team and provide excellent customer service. Must have flexibility and excellent communication skills.

Requirements: Must hold current Maine RN, BLS.

Birthing Center

This is a competent professional registered nurse position requiring practical and technical skills sufficient to deliver quality nursing care for newborns, childbearing women and women having OBGYN procedures. She/he must be able to assess and manage patients during all stages of pregnancy, labor and delivery, post-partum care, care of the neonate and post surgical care. The RN must also be able to assess and meet the patient's physical, emotional and educational needs and have the knowledge to refer to outside agencies whenever indicated.

Status: Per Diem

Qualities: This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must.

Requirements: Perinatal experience preferred, however will train an RN with strong clinical background. NRP, Fetal Monitoring, CLC, STABLE, and IV Therapy are also preferred. RN Maine License, ACLS and BLS required.

Birthing Center

This is a competent professional registered nurse position requiring practical and technical skills sufficient to deliver quality nursing care for newborns, childbearing women and women having OBGYN procedures. She/he must be able to assess and manage patients during all stages of pregnancy, labor and delivery, post-partum care, care of the neonate and post surgical care. The RN must also be able to assess and meet the patient's physical, emotional and educational needs and have the knowledge to refer to outside agencies whenever indicated.

Status: Full time, 36 hours, 7p-7a. Participation in weekend and rotating holiday coverage required.

Qualities: This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must.

Requirements: Perinatal experience preferred, however will train an RN with strong clinical background. NRP, Fetal Monitoring, CLC, STABLE, and IV Therapy are also preferred. RN Maine License, ACLS and BLS required.

Special Care Unit

RFGH SCU Department is seeking an RN for the day shift. The SCU RN is responsible for assessment of the critically ill patient whose status may change rapidly and for carrying out complex plans of care, which involve adherence to detailed policies, procedures, and standards for technical modalities.

Status: Full time, 36 hour 7a-7p, required share in the weekend/overnight/holiday call rotation

Qualities: Must have strong critical thinking skills, the ability to deal with complex clinical situations, and excellent team communication skills. The ability to work independently and also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must.

Requirements: Must hold current Maine RN current with BLS and ACLS, PALS, IV Certification and Moderate Sedation are required within six months of hire. One year of critical care experience is preferred.

Med/Surg

RFGH is seeking a skilled professional registered nurses with theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to deliver quality nursing care to patients in all age groups: pediatric to geriatric.

Status: Full time, 7p-7a

Qualities: This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must

Requirements: Must hold current Maine RN, BLS.

Med/Surg

RFGH is seeking a skilled professional registered nurse with theoretical and practical knowledge and skills to deliver quality nursing care to patients in all age groups: pediatric to geriatric.

Status: Per Diem 7p-7a and 7a-7p

Qualities: This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must

Requirements: Must hold current Maine RN, BLS.

Provider Opportunities

Somerset Primary Care

RFGH is seeking (2) full time PA’s or NP’s to join our team. Experience in Family Practice/Internal Medicine. These positions are located at Somerset Primary Care in a busy outpatient practice. Participation in phone call coverage is also required. Competitive Salary and full benefit package.

Qualities: Will engage and collaborate with appropriate discipline (s) for effective and safe patient care. Will use positive interpersonal skills and demonstrate collaborative working relationships with all team members.

Requirements: Board Certified PA or NP with a minimum of 3 years experience.

Skowhegan Family Medicine

RFGH is seeking a full time Family Practice Physician who also manages Obstetrics to join our Family Practice Team. This position is located at Skowhegan Family Medicine. This is an employed position. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency Training. Cross coverage with 7 other Family Providers. Call is 1:7. Competitive Salary and full benefit package. Full hospitalist service. Visa candidates are welcome.

Somerset Primary Care

RFGH is seeking (1) full time Internal Medicine/or Family Medicine Physician to join our Adult Medicine Team. No pediatrics or OB. Interest in addiction medicine is a plus. This position is located at Somerset Primary Care in a busy outpatient practice. This is an employed position. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency training. This is an outpatient only position, participating in phone call coverage is also required. Full hospitalist service. Competitive salary and full benefit package. Visa candidates are welcome.

Redington OB/GYN
RFGH is seeking an OB/GYN Physician 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, and full benefits package. Visa candidates welcome.
RFGH

RFGH is seeking (1) full time Radiologist to join our team. Employed position joining 1 employed Radiologist and 2 contracted. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency training. Fuji PACS-RIS System and Powerscribe Dictation. Expect to read 70-90 cases daily. Competitive salary and full benefit package. Visa Candidates are 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.