U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai’i - 01) is seeking a Staff Assistant for his Washington, D.C. office.
Responsibilities will run the range of assisting the legislative, constituent services and administrative functions of the office, to include: monitoring and processing constituent mail and other communications, managing constituent tours, and coordinating DC and district office issues. As needed and depending on capability, the position also encompasses legislative correspondent and casework assistance. Direct report is to the Chief of Staff although the Congressman is routinely involved in all aspects of his office operations.
Strong preference given to (1) prior Capitol Hill experience and (2) Hawai’i background, and applicants are asked to detail these attributes. The position also requires initiative, strong interpersonal skills, the ability to multitask, work independently and effectively under pressure, make decisions and solve problems, orientation to detail, excellent verbal communication and writing skills, and long hours especially adjusting to changing time zones.
To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, three references and two short writing samples to HI01resumes@gmail.com with “DC Staff Assistant” in the subject line. Please, no phone calls, faxes or drop-ins.