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The Diocesan Office of Human Resources posts available positions on this page. 

Most recently updated on August 13, 2019. Thank you for your interest and please check back frequently!


Cluster Business Manager
Portland Peninsula & Island Parishes

The Portland Peninsula and Island Parishes seek a cluster business manager to serve Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Parish, Portland; Sacred Heart/St. Dominic Parish, Portland; St. Christopher Parish, Peaks Island; St. Louis Parish, Portland; and St. Peter Parish, Portland. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and well-organized with an accounting and administrative background. As a member of the core management team, the cluster business manager must possess excellent communication skills as well as creativity and flexibility in meeting challenges. Must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church. This is an immediate opening. For a complete job description, visit www.portlandcatholic.org. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Elizabeth Allen, Human Resources Director, Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, 510 Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME 04103-4936. Interested parties can also email their materials to hr@portlanddiocese.org.


Director of Faith Formation
St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Bangor

St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Bangor seeks a director of faith formation to oversee the faith formation programs at the parish’s six churches (St. John Church, Bangor; St. Mary Church, Bangor; St. Joseph Church, Brewer; St. Teresa Church, Brewer; St. Matthew Church, Hampden; St. Gabriel Church, Winterport). This position supervises the faith formation coordinators and youth ministers in the parish; organizes the various faith formation programs of the parish, including school-aged ministry, junior high and high school ministry, young adult ministry,  and adult ministry; forms and trains volunteers and catechists; implements and supports a program of catechist formation; involves the family as essential participants in the faith formation process; and builds relationships with parents, adults, and youth involved in the program. The successful candidate will be driven to deepen the love and knowledge of Jesus and the Church in all faith formation participants. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Fr. Frank Murray, Pastor, St. Paul the Apostle Parish, 207 York Street, Bangor, ME 04401-5442. Interested parties can also email their materials to frank.murray@portlanddiocese.org and hr@portlanddiocese.org (please include both email addresses). For more information about the position, call the parish at (207) 217-6740.


Coordinator of Young Adult and High School/Junior High Faith Formation
St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Bangor

St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Bangor seeks a coordinator of young adult, high school, and junior high school faith formation to oversee these programs at the parish’s six churches (St. John Church, Bangor; St. Mary Church, Bangor; St. Joseph Church, Brewer; St. Teresa Church, Brewer; St. Matthew Church, Hampden; St. Gabriel Church, Winterport). This coordinator sets long-range and short-range goals and objectives for young adult faith formation in the parish; provides leadership training, team development, and networking support for parish young adult ministry leaders; and assists and trains parish leaders to plan, develop, promote and present programs for young adults, high schoolers, and junior high schoolers. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Fr. Frank Murray, Pastor, St. Paul the Apostle Parish, 207 York Street, Bangor, ME 04401-5442. Interested parties can also email their materials to frank.murray@portlanddiocese.org and hr@portlanddiocese.org (please include both email addresses). For more information about the position, call the parish at (207) 217-6740.


Coordinator of Children’s Faith Formation
St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Bangor

St. Paul the Apostle Parish in Bangor seeks a coordinator of children’s faith formation to oversee the youth ministry and children’s faith formation programs at the parish’s six churches (St. John Church, Bangor; St. Mary Church, Bangor; St. Joseph Church, Brewer; St. Teresa Church, Brewer; St. Matthew Church, Hampden; St. Gabriel Church, Winterport). This coordinator develops and organizes a children’s ministry program with engaged leaders who help children discover a relationship with Jesus Christ and grow as his disciples; supports and coordinates volunteer leaders for children’s worship and small groups; and communicates with parents/guardians of children regarding all aspects of children’s programs and youth ministry. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Fr. Frank Murray, Pastor, St. Paul the Apostle Parish, 207 York Street, Bangor, ME 04401-5442. Interested parties can also email their materials to frank.murray@portlanddiocese.org and hr@portlanddiocese.org (please include both email addresses). For more information about the position, call the parish at (207) 217-6740.


Parish Receptionist
Good Shepherd Parish, Saco

Good Shepherd Parish in Saco seeks a full-time receptionist to work with parish staff, volunteers, and parishioners. Familiarity with the sacramental requirements of the Catholic Church, basic PC skills, and proficiency with MS Outlook and MS Office are required. Knowledge of Parish Data Systems (ACS Software) is a plus. This position is benefit eligible for health, dental, and vision. A full job description is available at www.goodshepherdparish.us/employment-opportunities. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and three references to: Elizabeth Williams, Good Shepherd Parish, 271 Main Street, Saco, ME 04072. Interested parties can also email their materials to GoodShepherd@portlanddiocese.org.


Choir Director/Keyboardist
Our Lady Queen of Peace, Boothbay Harbor

Our Lady Queen of Peace Church in Boothbay Harbor seeks a year-round choir director/keyboardist with vision and enthusiasm to accompany weekend Masses, direct the choir, and play the keyboard for weddings and funerals. The individual also plays at weekly choir practice and on holy days. Opportunities for additional services are possible. The successful candidate will have experience at accompanying congregations and familiarity with the Catholic faith. To apply, send a letter of intent, resume, and three professional references to charleen.foley@portlanddiocese.org. Interested parties can also mail their materials to: All Saints Parish, Attn: Charleen Foley, 132 McKeen Street, Brunswick, ME 04011. If you have questions, please call the parish office at (207) 725-2624 and ask for Gil Peterson.


Organist/Pianist
Parish of the Ascension of the Lord, Kittery

Parish of the Ascension of the Lord in Kittery has an opening for an organist/pianist at Our Lady of the Angels Church in South Berwick and St. Raphael Church in Kittery. If you or someone you know is interested, please call Bill Green at the parish at (207) 475-0177 or email him at bill.green@portlanddiocese.org.


Cemetery Groundskeepers
Full-Time and Seasonal Opportunities
Calvary Cemetery, South Portland

The Diocese of Portland has an immediate need for a full-time cemetery groundskeeper as well as seasonal, hourly cemetery workers at Calvary Cemetery in South Portland. Responsibilities include general lawn care, mowing, and trimming around headstones, assisting with burials, and helping visitors. The full-time position does include benefits. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to: John Fencik, Calvary Cemetery, 1461 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106. Interested parties can also email their materials to john.fencik@portlanddiocese.org.