Staff Assistant

Staff Assistant

The Office of Representative Peter DeFazio (OR-04) is seeking a Staff Assistant in the Washington, D.C. office.  Responsibilities include maintaining the front office, managing the intern program, assisting with the archiving process, arranging tours and flag requests for constituents, monitoring delivery and pickup of materials, assisting with various administrative and legislative duties, reviewing and processing phone messages, greeting visitors, answering constituent requests for general information.

Excellent writing, verbal and organizational skills are essential.  Candidates should be self-starters who thrive in a fast-paced environment.  Ties to Oregon and congressional experience are preferred.

Salary is commensurate with experience. Congressman DeFazio is committed to, and benefits from, a diverse staff, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to OR04.job@mail.house.gov by May 26.  No phone calls or drop-ins please.