Job Announcements Board

Job Opening: DC Scheduler

Progressive Democratic Member seeks a DC Scheduler with strong organizational and communication skills. Candidates must possess strong writing skills, a good sense of humor, creativity, the ability to operate in a fast-paced office under strict deadlines, and be able to work collaboratively with both DC and district staff. 

Scheduler Opening

Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) seeks applications for a Scheduler in the Washington, DC Office.

Primary Responsibilities include: 

Staff Assistant Opening

Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro (CT-03) seeks applications for Staff Assistant in Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include driving the Member in addition to: managing front office, greeting visitors, processing tour and flag requests, filtering incoming mail, phone calls, and other constituent requests, coordinating intern program, and other duties assisting staff and Member as assigned. Access to personal car preferred, although not required. Applicants should be detail-oriented and eager to work in a fast-paced office.

Staff Assistant for Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT)

The Office of Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT) seeks a staff assistant for her Washington, DC office. Duties include: greeting visitors, answering the telephone constituent requests for general information, tours, and other inquiries, ordering all office supplies and maintaining office equipment, among other administrative and legislative duties as assigned.

Senior Legislative Assistant opening

Progressive Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee seeks a qualified and highly talented individual to serve as Senior Legislative Assistant with the primary responsibility of handling the Member’s environment portfolio and several other policy issues.

Press and Digital Media Fellow

Democratic Congressman seeks a Press and Digital Media Fellow. Responsibilities include drafting press releases; crafting social media posts; designing graphics, GIFs and web content; monitoring social media; building and managing press lists; and compiling daily press clips. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills, fluency in Adobe Creative Suite, and an eagerness to work in a collaborative office environment.

Scheduler Opening

Active New Jersey Democrat seeks a highly organized, detail-oriented, and resourceful individual to serve as scheduler in the DC office, reporting to the Director of Operations. The applicant must be able to prioritize and follow-through on items in a fast-paced environment, and possess strong written and oral communication skills.

Press Secretary - Office of Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08)

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) seeks a Press Secretary for his Washington, DC office.  He serves on the House Intelligence and House Oversight committees. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and have an excellent understanding of all digital platforms.

Director of Scheduling

Moderate Midwestern Member seeks a hardworking, detail-oriented and highly-organized Director of Scheduling to be based out of the Washington, D.C., office. The scheduler will manage all aspects of the Member’s daily and long-term schedules in D.C. and the district. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: preparing and executing the Member’s daily, weekly, and long-term schedules in both D.C. and the District; coordinating all travel for the Member; managing incoming scheduling requests from D.C.

Committee Counsel Position

The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, seeks applications to fill a Counsel position on the Democratic staff of the Committee. The position entails: legislative drafting; jurisdictional analysis; advising on parliamentary procedure; negotiation and correspondence with Republican staff, other Congressional committees, Representatives, Senators, and Executive agencies; oversight and investigative activities; and, providing general legal counsel to the Chair of the Committee.

Tax & Trade Legislative Assistant

Progressive California Democrat and member of the House Ways and Means Committee seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle an active legislative portfolio of economic policy issues including tax, trade, transportation, housing and financial services. Responsibilities include: preparing and staffing the Member in committee hearings and markups, developing and advancing legislation and other policy priorities of the Member, researching and advising the Member on policy issues and vote recommendations, and representing the Member in meetings and events.

Military Legislative Assistant (Rep. Carbajal)

Congressman Salud Carbajal (CA-24) seeks an experienced Military Legislative Assistant to manage his work on the House Armed Services Committee and oversee a portfolio including veterans, intelligence, space, foreign affairs, trade, homeland security, and relevant appropriations.  This is not an entry-level position.  Strong knowledge of defense issues, the NDAA process, and a minimum of two years of substantive legislative experience are required.  Candidates should be extremely team-oriented and share a passion for constituent services.

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS DIGITAL INTERNSHIP

 The House Democratic Caucus is now offering full-time digital internships.  Ideal candidates should be hardworking and highly motivated recent college graduates with a demonstrated proficiency in social media, graphic design and video editing.

House Judiciary Committee Democratic Staff Spring Paid Internship Program

The House Judiciary Committee Democratic staff are looking for interns for the spring semester. The House Committee on the Judiciary’s staff internship program offers undergraduate students, law students, graduate students, and recent graduates an opportunity to experience the operation of a congressional committee firsthand and learn about the important role that our Committee plays in the legislative process. The Judiciary Committee has jurisdiction over a wide range of legislative and oversight issues, including oversight of the U.S.

Policy Advisor / Counsel - FL-23

The office of Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz is seeking an experienced Policy Advisor/Counsel to support the Member’s legislative priorities in the areas of Homeland Security, Labor/Trade, Defense, Judiciary, and all other relevant legislative and policy work, including House Homeland Security Appropriations.

Seeking an Energy & Environment LA

Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-At Large) is seeking a highly motivated Legislative Assistant to join her team to handle the energy & environment portfolios.  The candidate will be responsible for staffing and preparing the Congresswoman for both the Energy and Environment & Climate Change Subcommittees.  Qualified candidates should have an excellent knowledge of energy & environment policy, the legislative process, coalition building, and have the ability to maintain strategic relationships with constituent organizations.

Legislative Correspondent - Rep. Rouda

The Office of Representative Harley Rouda is seeking a highly energetic, motivated, and organized individual with strong writing, research, and interpersonal skills for the Legislative Correspondent position. Duties include management of an active constituent correspondence program, researching and proposing legislation, meeting with constituents and interest groups, monitoring House floor proceedings, and other duties as assigned.

Legislative Assistant Opening (Rep. Pingree)

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a policy portfolio including climate change, energy, environment, and fisheries issues. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated expertise in one or more of these policy areas. Responsibilities will include staffing part of the Member’s work on the Appropriations Committee; previous experience in this area is preferred. Candidates should possess in-depth knowledge of the legislative process, strong written and oral communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.

Marisol del Carmen Rodriguez Congressional Fellowship

Marisol del Carmen Rodriguez was a faithful and tireless advocate of civic engagement. Marisol herself was afforded a public service internship with then-Judge Sylvia Garcia that led to a lifelong commitment to the ideals of enriching and empowering all people in her community. Through this fellowship, Marisol will continue her legacy of service, education and a selfless dedication to the betterment of her community.

Press Intern

The Office of Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) seeks a paid press intern for the DC office this fall. Qualified applicants have very strong writing and communication skills, experience with video editing and content creation, a strong sense of professionalism and demonstrate a solid work ethic. Spanish speaking candidates with Texas ties are strongly encouraged to apply.

Paid Internship Opportunity (Rep. Sylvia Garcia)

The Office of Congresswoman Sylvia R. Garcia (TX-29) seeks a motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual for a paid internship position this fall in Washington, DC. This internship will be an invaluable opportunity to gain hands-on office experience while learning about the legislative process. Qualified applicants have strong writing and communication skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks, a strong sense of professionalism and demonstrate a solid work ethic. English and Spanish bilingual candidates with Texas ties are strongly encouraged to apply.

Director of Operations

Illinois Democrat seeks a Director of Operations for his Washington, D.C. Office. This is not an entry level position. Responsibilities include managing and maintaining the Member’s daily and long-term calendar, working with a variety of stakeholders to balance the Member’s time between commitments, ensure the Member is provided with briefing materials for each event and meeting, assisting with office management responsibilities, and performing other duties as required.

Communications Director

Congressman Jared Huffman is seeking an aggressive and creative communications director with strong writing skills and a good sense of humor. In this role, you'll be responsible for designing and implementing the overall communications strategy for an active Member of Congress and subcommittee Chairman, including handling media inquiries, speechwriting, pitching in both DC and the district, working with our legislative team to write press releases, talking points, and other material while meeting tight deadlines, and maintaining a social media and online presence.