Job Announcements Board

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.

District Job Opening: Constituent Advocate

Rep. Houlahan's West Chester (Philadelphia suburbs) district office has an opening for a constituent advocate who does both casework and community outreach. The ideal candidate is passionate about public service, smart, good at solving problems, organized, works well with others, fun to be around, and would represent the office well with constituents and other important stakeholders. Women and minorities encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to PA06HoulahanJobs@gmail.com.     

Director of Constituent Communication

Representatives Joe Cunningham and Colin Allred seek an experienced and self-motivated shared staffer to run their franked and digital outreach programs.  Candidates must be highly organized, proficient in multi-tasking, and able to work collaboratively with two different offices.

Communications Director for Moderate Arizona Democrat

Congressman Tom O’Halleran, Policy Co-Chair of the Blue Dog Coalition and member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, seeks an experienced Communications Director who believes in working across the aisle to get things done. This might be the job for you if you are more interested in highlighting issues that matter to Arizonans by communicating with local media outlets rather than posting snarky tweets or being an off-the-record source for the national press corps. Please leave your partisan talking points at home.

Staff Assistant (CA) - Office of Congressman Mike Levin

Congressman Mike Levin seeks a Staff Assistant for his Oceanside, CA office. This position is responsible for managing the front desk and all administrative duties of the office. The staff member in this role interacts regularly with constituents and answers correspondence and verbal communications with constituents. This staff member is located primarily in the Oceanside, CA office, but may be required to travel on occasion to the Dana Point office.

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Paid Internship Opportunity (Rep. Suzan DelBene)

The Washington D.C. office of Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) seeks paid interns for our Fall 2019 Internship Program. Ideal candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, experience with research, and an enthusiasm for civics and constituent service. Applicants must be prepared to juggle multiple different tasks in a fast-paced environment.

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District Scheduler / Deputy Scheduler / Special Assistant

The district office of Congresswoman Diana DeGette seeks a District Scheduler/Deputy Scheduler/Special Assistant to manage her active Denver schedule.  Responsibilities include carefully tracking and responding to meeting requests and invitations and working with the Member and senior staff to organize and facilitate large Member-driven events, press interviews, speaking engagements, and local and cross country travel, while paying close attention to detail.