Team Ruiz Seeks Staff Assistant

Southern California Democrat is seeking an organized, detail-oriented individual to serve in the position of Staff Assistant/Press Assistant in a fast-paced and highly collaborative Capitol Hill office. Responsibilities include managing the front office, answering the phone, greeting visitors, handling tour and flag requests, overseeing the internship program, driving the Congressman to and from events during regular office hours and afterhours, and providing additional office support 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, an ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines, and a sense of humor. Access to a four-door car in good condition is a plus.  Candidate is expected to be on call and available to drive whenever the Congressman is in Washington. Capitol Hill experience and/or California ties are preferred, but not required. Please send applications to: CARuizJobs@mail.house.gov with “Staff Assistant” in the subject line. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.