HOUSE GOP JOB LIST
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December 28, 2009
Legislative Aide – Congressman McClintock is seeking a Leg Aide for his DC office. Responsibilities include assisting with constituent mail: sorting mail, drafting responses, and using the IQ program. This position also requires tackling various research projects for the Congressman, providing support for legislative staff, and processing community casework requests for federal government grants. Excellent writing skills are a must, as well as an ability to multi-task and a desire to learn and grow in the position. This position requires interaction as a team member in a small office. Qualified candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to: email@example.com, please include “LegAide” in the subject line.
Intern - Congressman Bob Goodlatte (VA-6) is seeking an intern for his Washington D.C. office to assist his staff with various legislative and administrative responsibilities. Duties include but are not limited to legislative research, answering phones, opening and sorting mail, attending committee hearings and assisting the rest of the staff with day-to-day responsibilities. This internship is a unique opportunity for individuals to gain first-hand experience of the legislative process while working in a dynamic office environment. This position is unpaid, available immediately and subject to flexible scheduling. Interested individuals may fax cover letter and resume to (202)225-9681 or e-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring Interns - Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06) is looking for Spring interns for his Washington DC office. Applicants should possess conservative values, be personable, and have strong writing skills. Duties include administrative tasks, attending hearings, leading capitol tours for constituents, and helping legislative staff with research on important projects. There will also be an opportunity to work on issues that interest him or her. Position is great for Capitol Hill experience. Start and end dates are negotiable and both part/full-time positions are available. Interested applicants should send resume and brief cover letter summarizing their interest in working for Rep. Graves to Caitlin.Callahan@mail.house.gov with “Spring Internship” as the subject.
December 21, 2009
Intern - The congressional office for New Jersey District 2 (NJ-02) seeks applicants for an intern position in the DC office for the spring 2010 semester, beginning in January and going through May. The ideal candidate will call New Jersey their home and possess an interest in politics. Current students and recent graduates are welcome to apply. A strong writing background is preferred. Our interns assist staff with giving tours of the Capitol, answering phones, data entry, sorting mail and general clerical duties. They will also occasionally attend public hearings or briefings and can conduct research for legislative staff. This is a good opportunity to see how a congressional office works. Additionally, interns will gain professional office experience useful for future career choices. Applicants must be available at a least two to three full days per week. Please email your resume and cover letter to NJ02Spring2010@mail.house.gov.
December 17, 2009
Communications Director – Conservative Republican Congressman in search of a Communications Director to manage active and aggressive press operation. Candidate should possess strong writing skills and have an ability to message a variety of major policy issues. Candidate should also be a highly-motivated self-starter who is able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, including drafting statements, speeches, and press releases; devising an overall media strategy; and managing communication with and inquiries from the media. Looking for a team player who brings a “no job is too small” attitude to the office with a genuine interest in conservative issues and Republican politics. Capitol Hill experience is preferred, background working with national media a plus. Please email resume, references, and 2 writing samples to email@example.com
Speechwriter/Senior Policy Advisor - Midwest Republican is currently seeking an experienced Speechwriter and Senior Policy Advisor. Candidate must have impeccable writing skills, be well versed in a broad range of policy issues, and possess a thorough understanding of the legislative process. Previous legislative management experience is a plus. Position offers significant growth potential. Qualified candidates should submit resume, brief writing sample, and three references to OH3jobs@mail.house.gov. Please no phone calls, unsolicited emails to staff or drop bys.
Internship - The office of Congressman Jeff Flake has an internship opening for the ‘winter semester’. The date range is January 4th through April 23rd, Monday through Friday. AZ ties encouraged. Please send resume and letter of intent to firstname.lastname@example.org (indicate INTERN in the subject line).
December 14, 2009
Legislative Correspondent - Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) seeks a Legislative Correspondent (LC) for his Washington office. Candidate must have demonstrated knowledge of the legislative process, excellent writing and organization skills. Job Duties include managing correspondence for the Congressman through Intranet Quorum (IQ), handling issue areas, and assisting Legislative Team. The ideal applicant will have Hill experience, significant writing experience, and be able to handle a large volume of mail. Texas ties strongly preferred. Interested applicants should email resume, cover letter and writing sample to Texas22Jobs@gmail.com. No phone calls, faxes or drop-offs please.
Office Manager/Press Assistant - The Republican Staff of the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming is seeking an office manager/press assistant. The position will assist with all staff-support activities. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, administrative and payroll paperwork, budget oversight, staff-requested assistance with research, and other miscellaneous tasks. Further, the position will serve as intern coordinator and be responsible for acquiring interns and overseeing intern activities. The position will also assist the Communications Director with daily clips and press releases. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to EIGWR.Jobs@mail.house.gov or fax it to 202-225-0095.
Internship - Congressman Steve Austria (OH-7) is currently seeking interns for the spring 2010 semester for his Washington, DC, Springfield and Lancaster district offices. This internship will provide individuals with the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience in a Congressional office and a greater understanding of the legislative process. Intern responsibilities generally include answering phones, logging and drafting constituent correspondence, and aiding staff with various projects. Intern duties in the Washington, DC office also include scheduling and conducting tours of the U.S. Capitol building. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented and possess strong written and oral communications skills. Ohio ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should send a brief cover letter and resume (including grade level, major and cumulative GPA) to Intern.OH07@gmail.com.
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Legislative Correspondent - The Office of Congressman Randy Forbes (R-VA) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent. The position will include writing legislative mail and has the potential to include other legislative duties. Demonstrated writing skills, attention to detail, and a strong work ethic are a must. Ties to Virginia and experience with CapCor are preferred. Please email resume, cover letter, and a sample constituent letter to email@example.com with subject line: “Legislative Correspondent”. No calls or faxes, please.
Rep. Randy Forbes (VA-04)