Legislative Assistant

Legislative Assistant

Congressman Mike Levin (D-CA) is seeking a legislative assistant for a policy portfolio that includes energy, environment, and climate change issues. The position covers his work on the House Natural Resources Committee and Select Committee on the Climate Crisis. The portfolio will also include other policy issues as needed.

This individual will work with the legislative director and chief of staff to advance and execute the Congressman’s legislative agenda both on and off committee. Responsibilities will include staffing the Congressman at hearings and markups; developing and analyzing legislation and policy; drafting remarks, hearing questions, talking points, and memos; maintaining strong relationships with constituent and stakeholder groups; drafting letters to stakeholders, the Administration, and other Members; and staffing the Congressman in meetings and at other events.

Candidates should have experience working on environment policy issues, strong written and verbal communications skills, a knowledge of House legislative processes, and should work well on a team. District ties and prior legislative experience in a House or Senate office are a plus.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to ca49.applications@mail.house.gov. This office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.