Staff Assistant

Staff Assistant

Rep. Salud Carbajal (CA-24) seeks a hard-working, detail-oriented, enthusiastic Staff Assistant to join his Washington, D.C. office.  Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with excellent customer service skills who work well in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment. Responsibilities include:
  • Running the day-to-day operations of the front office, including answering phones, greeting visitors, sorting mail, processing tour and flag requests, ordering supplies, entering data into Fireside, and other general administrative support
  • Managing the office intern program, including interviewing, training, and supervising interns
  • Serving as office systems administrator which acts as a liaison to technical support and service contractors to resolve office IT issues  
  • Supporting the scheduler and legislative staff on special projects as needed


Central Coast or California ties, prior congressional internship experience, and Spanish-language skills are a huge plus.  Please submit a resume, cover letter, references, and two brief writing samples as a single PDF to CA24.jobs@mail.house.gov with “Staff Assistant: [Your Name]” in the subject line. The office is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply. No phone calls or drop-ins. Deadline to apply is Wed, July 15 by COB.