We’re Hiring!


We are excited to announce that we are hiring two Workforce Development Specialists in our Central and Western Regions!

Workforce Development Specialist

Maine Centers for Women, Work, and Community (soon to be known as New Ventures Maine) has immediate openings for two Workforce Development Specialists (WDS).​

Position One
(Central Region) will be based in Augusta with outreach and travel throughout Kennebec and Somerset counties.​

Position Two
(Western Region) will be based in Lewiston with outreach and travel throughout Androscoggin, Oxford, and Franklin counties.​

The WDS will coordinate and provide career/​workforce and asset development training and other services.​ Responsibilities include outreach, planning, and delivering workforce and financial education, training and assistance to individuals, including unemployed and underemployed workers, low-income and non-traditional students, single parents, and displaced homemakers.​

Review of applications begins immediately.​ Applications received after July 31 will be reviewed at the discretion of the University.​

Interested candidates should visit the University’s web site at: http://www.uma.edu/employment/workforce-development-specialists-2-positions/ for additional information about the positions and the application procedures.​

The successful candidates will be subject to background checks.​

University of Maine at Augusta (www.​uma.​edu) is an EEO/​AA employer.​ All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​ UMA is a member of the University of Maine System.​