Staff Assistant

Staff Assistant

The Office of Congresswoman Sara Jacobs (CA-53) is looking for a dynamic, full-time Staff Assistant for her San Diego office. Primary responsibilities include answering phones, greeting constituents, assisting with casework and constituent requests for information, sorting incoming mail, writing correspondence and talking points, supervising interns, and other administrative duties as assigned. This is not a 9-5 position and will include evenings and weekend events and meetings.

The successful applicant must have a positive attitude, good sense of humor, and the genuine desire to serve constituents contacting Congresswoman Jacobs for assistance. Applicants must possess strong communication, organizational, and writing skills. Strong San Diego connections, including knowledge of the communities of the 53rd Congressional District, are preferred. Bilingual and previous customer service skills are a plus. This is an excellent entry level opportunity for someone considering a career in politics and government.

Application instructions: Applicants should submit a letter of interest, résumé, and a list of at least three references by email to the District Director, Paola Guzman, at SaraJacobs.Resumes@mail.house.gov with “Staff Assistant Position” in the subject line. If interested, please send the required information by 5pm PT on Friday, September 23, 2022. No phone calls please.

The Office of Congresswoman Jacobs 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.