Wednesday, February 23, 2011

House GOP Jobs List -- February 17th and 21st, 2011

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Compiled and distributed by Patrick Baugh, Financial Administrator for the Republican Study Committee and Congs. Francisco “Quico” Canseco, Bill Cassidy, John Fleming, Bill Flores, Bob Goodlatte, Tim Griffin, Duncan Hunter, Lynn Jenkins, Tim Murphy, Pete Olson, Erik Paulsen, Tim Walberg, Steve Womack, Kevin Yoder & Todd Young.

February 21, 2011

Internship – Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) has an immediate opening for a full-time, unpaid internship. Duties include answering phones, sorting mail, data entry, attending hearings and briefings, legislative writing and research, giving Capitol tours, and assisting staff with various projects. The ideal candidate will be hard-working, detail-oriented, and professional with strong oral and written communication skills. Virginia and district ties are preferred, but not required. Please e-mail resume and cover letter to

Spring Internship - Congressman Paul Gosar, D.D.S. (R – AZ – 01) is seeking applicants for an unpaid Spring internship in his Washington, DC office. Duties would include, but are not limited to, answering phones, greeting guests, organizing and compiling data, and supporting staff in other general office capacities. Qualified applicants will have excellent writing abilities, exceptional interpersonal skills, and a strong work ethic. Preferred areas of study for applicants are Political Science, International Relations, History, English, and Communications. Applicants may send a resume and writing sample to

February 17, 2011

Legislative Assistant - Conservative Republican Member seeks a Legislative Assistant to handle a broad portfolio of issues including Agriculture, Defense, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Science/Technology, Trade, Transportation, and Veterans Affairs. Candidates must be pro-life; have Capitol Hill experience, a thorough knowledge of the legislative process; a strong attention to detail; a proven record of generating, advancing, and completing legislative initiatives; and strong writing, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Strong writing skills are a must. Candidates must be flexible and creative, be capable of working under tight deadlines, and be able to work as a team player. This is not an entry level position, so qualified applicants should email a resume and cover letter to

Intern - Congressman John Fleming, M.D. of Louisiana has an immediate internship position available in his Washington D.C. office. Duties include answering phones, sorting mail, data entry, attending briefings, writing about and researching legislation, and giving Capitol tours. Strong conservative philosophy a must. If interested, send a cover letter and resume to Mark Malone at Please visit Congressman Fleming’s website at for more information.

Internship - Representative Jim Renacci (R-OH) is interviewing for unpaid interns for immediate hiring in his Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to leading constituent tours of the Capitol, answering phones, sorting mail, running errands, researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attending hearings and briefings. Applicants should possess a great work ethic; have personable communication skills, and strong writing skills. Please email resume and cover letter to Alyssa Palisi at

Internship - Southern conservative office looking for full-time intern for non-paid position. Duties include answering phones, sorting mail, helping with constituent services, and assisting legislative staff in various office duties. Please email resume and cover letter to
Legislative Assistant - Southern Republican member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee seeks an experienced senior Legislative Assistant to handle energy, environment, transportation, and agriculture issues and all committee work. Candidates must have excellent research and writing skills. An advanced degree/law degree and hill experience is preferred, but not required. A successful candidate will have extensive knowledge of water policy, wildlife programs, federal transportation and environmental programs, the natural resource industry, and national energy policies. Other attributes include the ability to initiate and lead aggressive legislative opportunities, possess excellent interpersonal skills to interact with a diverse group of constituents, and the ability to function in a dynamic, fast-paced office. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Qualified candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume to

Executive Assistant/Scheduler- FL Republican seeks a proactive, experienced, and energetic Executive Assistant/Scheduler for a fast-paced, team-oriented Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate for this position has previous experience as a scheduler on Capitol Hill or Executive Assistant in the private sector, is well organized with exceptional attention to detail, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and able to multi-task, must be able to exercise independent discretion and judgment and has the ability to work hours as needed by the office and the Member. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: handling all scheduling requests, coordinating member travel, organizing daily briefing material for the Member, and handling Member’s personal correspondence. Salary commensurate with experience. FL ties a plus but not necessary. Please email resume and cover letter to Please include “Executive Assistant/Scheduler” in the subject line.

Press Intern—Congressman Allen West of Florida has an immediate full-time/part-time press internship available in his Washington, D.C., office. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) assisting the Communications Director with writing press releases, statements, letters and memos. The Press Intern will also work on social media outreach projects, conduct research, attend briefings and handle other basic administrative responsibilities. Ideal candidates should be personable, energetic and proactive. The internship is unpaid. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume in PDF format to with “Press Internship” in the subject line.

Unpaid Internships - Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has three full-time, unpaid internships available for the 2011 summer session in his Washington, DC office. Duties include answering telephones and greeting visitors, collecting constituent information, researching legislation and policy issues, drafting policy updates, attending briefings and hearings, and assisting communications, administrative and legislative staff. Must be highly motivated, self-starter, detail oriented, and possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. This is a great opportunity for college students and graduates seeking Capitol Hill experience. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to Carolyn Amirpashaie at with "Internship" in the subject line by Friday, March 11th. No phone calls please.

Paid Internship - Congressman Sullivan seeks an individual to fill a full-time, paid internship position for Spring 2011. Perfect opportunity to gain Hill experience. General responsibilities include greeting visitor, answering phones, opening and sorting mail. Additional duties may include conducting research, attending hearings, handling constituent correspondence and assisting other staff members. Oklahoma ties are a plus but not mandatory. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to No calls or walk-ins please.

Spring Interns - Senator Scott Brown seeks highly motivated students for full-time unpaid internships for his Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee. Current undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent graduates are welcome to apply. Massachusetts ties and previous Hill experience are preferred. Applicant must be able to start as soon as possible, and should be available to continue through May. Please send resume and cover letter to

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