HOUSE GOP JOB LIST--January 14th, 2010
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January 14, 2010
Legislative Assistant – Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), an active Member on the Energy and Commerce Committee and Co-Chair of the Natural Gas Caucus, is seeking a candidate with substantial policy background and legislative experience on energy, environment, and climate issues. The applicant should demonstrate extensive knowledge of America’s energy and environment policy. Skills include superior writing and editing; mature demeanor with the ability to build and maintain relations on and off the Hill; superior analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy; understanding of how to shape message and build coalitions to support proposals; ability to work on complex policy issues. Other policy issues could include tax, trade, telecommunications, steel caucus and other economic issues. Specific duties include brief Member on relevant policy developments, work legislative hearings and mark-ups, formulate legislative proposals, interact with federal agencies and government affairs representatives, draft and aggressively move legislation. Hill, agency or Executive Branch experience helpful, as candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Please email cover letter and resume to PA18.firstname.lastname@example.org with "Energy LA" in the subject line. No calls, drop-ins, or faxes, please.
Staff Assistant - Senior California Republican seeks enthusiastic, personable, well-organized staff assistant to answer phones, distribute incoming mail, handle constituent tour and flag requests. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills. California background required. Please fax a cover letter and resume to 202-225-1100. No phone calls, please.
Unpaid Interns - Republican Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-01) is seeking unpaid interns for the Summer of 2010. Candidates should have an interest in public policy. Interns will have the opportunity to attend committee hearings and briefings for staff members, assist in the constituent correspondence process, as well as assist with other constituent services. Responsibilities include: taking phone calls, processing constituent mail, and performing other general office duties. Applicants should be interested in the legislative process, enthusiastic, reliable, and hard-working. Full or part time internships with flexible schedules are available. Ties to Virginia’s First Congressional District are preferred but not required. Interested candidates should fax their resume and cover letter to (202) 225-4382 or email email@example.com.
Unpaid Interns - The office of Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (NE-01) is currently seeking 2 full-time interns for the spring semester of 2010 in the Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include conducting tours of the Capitol, answering the telephones, organizing and inputting constituent correspondence, and aiding legislative staff on special projects. Interns are also given the opportunity to attend hearings and briefings to enhance their experience on Capitol Hill. Successful candidates will be highly motivated, detail oriented, and able to multi-task. This is an unpaid internship that, dependant upon your institution, may be eligible for college credit. Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.