The Office of Congressman Joaquin Castro seeks an organized, team-oriented Staff Assistant for the Washington DC office. Responsibilities include managing the front office, coordinating tour and flag requests, working with staff to manage the day to day DC internship program, providing support to the Scheduler, and assist with various administrative duties as needed. While this is an entry-level position, candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, great attention to detail, strong time management skills, and an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines with flexible work hours.
Texas ties, Capitol Hill, experience and a car are preferred. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, or parental status. Interested individuals should send resume and cover letter by September 20th COB to: firstname.lastname@example.org