Our employee’s skill sets and backgrounds create a diverse team that shares a common goal of fostering collaboration and promoting economic development. EMDC is committed to providing excellent service for over 50 years, we offer rewarding employment opportunities across Eastern Maine.

Current Opportunities

EMDC is looking for an energetic self-starter with a passion for helping businesses grow to join their Maine PTAC team as a Procurement Counselor. This individual will help local businesses sell their goods and/or services to the government by providing individualized advising and technical support.

The Procurement Counselor works in Maine PTAC’s Central office, and travels throughout Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis and Waldo Counties to offer one-on-one counseling and group trainings. They foster relationships with government agencies and partner organizations, represent the Maine PTAC program at outreach events, and promote all of EMDC’s business services programs. The ideal candidate has an aptitude for talking with and providing assistance to businesses, and a willingness to learn government contracting. Prior experience with government contracting is not required. Proficiency with computers and public speaking are preferred.

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The general accountant provides financial, and administrative support to the Finance Department. The primary purpose of the position is to assist in the day-to-day accounting functions of payroll, accounts payable, and general ledger analysis in accordance with generally accepted accounting and cost reimbursement principles related to federal and state regulation. The position is responsible for payroll and accounts payable functions, which will ensure that EMDC processes employee payments accurately and timely, maintains accurate payroll records, receives payments for services/loans and properly records the transactions by posting receipts and resolving discrepancies according to established policies and procedures in an efficient, timely and accurate manner.

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Disclaimer: Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Employee Benefits

We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Health Insurance: A choice of health, dental and vision insurance plans.
  • Time Off: Paid time off for four weeks to eligible employees. After five and 10+ years of service, additional time can be earned. Bereavement, Military, and Jury Duty Leave is also available. EMDC recognizes 11 paid holidays.
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability: Long-term and short-term disability insurance for all employees at no cost.
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan: All employees are offered retirement plans. After one year of employment, EMDC offers matching of up to 3%.
  • Life Insurance: Insurance at 2x’s each employee’s salary up to $250K at no cost to . We also offer the ability to purchase additional life insurance coverage for employees and dependents. Supplemental insurances are also available, as well as other discounts and benefits with vendors just for being our employee!

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