House GOP Jobs
Legislative Correspondent/Website Management – Senior Republican House Member seeking a legislative correspondent with exceptional organizational and writing skills to manage aggressive constituent correspondence operation. Only candidates with prior Intranet Quorum experience will be considered. Send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legislative Assistant: The Office of Congressman David McKinley (R-WV) is seeking a legislative assistant. West Virginia ties and prior Hill experience are preferred but not required. Issues to be determined based on applicant’s strengths. Candidate must be a strong writer, well-organized, be customer service-oriented, and willing to work long hours. Please send resume and a cover letter to email@example.com.
Internship: Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has an unpaid Press Internship position available for the 2012 spring session in his Washington, DC office, to begin in December 2011. Duties include assisting communications staff with daily press operations including listbuilding, drafting press releases, blog entries, and speeches, planning press conferences/events, and performing administrative tasks. 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. The ideal candidate will be a college or graduate school student with a background or interest in journalism or communications. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Press Internship" in the subject line by Friday, December 2nd. No phone calls.
Internship: The office of Representative Reid Ribble (WI-08) is seeking qualified candidates to intern in our Washington, D.C. office. This internship is unpaid. We are interested in candidates of all academic disciplines. Interns will assist the staff with a variety of tasks, including office administration, legislative research, constituent correspondence, and other duties as assigned. Administration will include daily tasks such as welcoming guests, being aware of the Congressman’s and staff’s schedules, answering phones, constituent tours, mail administration, and other duties. Legislative research and constituent correspondence will include being aware of current and pending legislation, researching legislation for constituent correspondence, attending briefings, and other duties. Candidates should have excellent writing and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, a good work ethic, an ability to work independently, and the drive to take the initiative in a fast-paced environment. If candidates have any questions or wish to apply, please send resume, writing samples, and references to Derek.firstname.lastname@example.org
Intern: Congressman Thomas Rooney (FL-16) is in need of self motivated, detail oriented interns for the Spring of 2012. Intern responsibilities include processing constituent mail, attending briefings, and general administrative duties. Florida ties are preferred but not required. Please contact Michelle.Reinshuttle@mail.house.gov to request an application.
Intern:Congressman Robert Turner (NY-9) is looking for highly motivated and detail oriented individuals for unpaid internships in Spring 2012. Intern responsibilities include giving Capitol Tours, processing constituent mail, attending briefings and the potential for assisting staff with special projects. New York ties are preferred but not required. A willingness to learn, take initiative and interact with constituents well is always a plus. Please send your resume with cover letter to Brittany Belt at Brittany.email@example.com.
Paid Intern– Congressman Devin Nunes (R-CA) is seeking paid intern to start as soon as possible. Intern responsibilities include assisting staff with office support services, logging and drafting constituent correspondence, researching legislation, attending hearings/meetings on an as-needed basis, and leading tours of the United States Capitol building. California ties a plus, but not mandatory. Applicants should be enthusiastic, hard-working, and computer-literate. Send a resume and cover letter to Caitlin Shannon at Caitlin.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Intern – The Office of Congressman Sean Duffy (WI-07) is seeking a full-time intern available immediately, as well as full- or part-time interns for the spring semester, in his Washington, D.C. office. Duties include, but are not limited to: providing general constituent services including answering phone calls, sorting mail, and recording and reporting opinions on legislative matters; assisting constituents in their visits to Washington, D.C. including researching tourist locations, and giving tours of the Capitol; conducting research for staff members on various issues; working with the legislative team in drafting constituent correspondence; any other duties that may be assigned. Wisconsin ties and college students or recent grads are preferred, but not required. Interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter, resume, and a list of references to Bobby Hamill at email@example.com with “Winter Internship” as the subject. Note that the internship is unpaid and housing is not provided.
Winter/Spring Internships: Congressman Doc Hastings (WA-04) is currently seeking applications for winter/spring interns in his Washington, D.C. personal office. Congressman Hastings is the Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, so the office is always very busy. Although no two days are the same, internship duties will include attending policy briefings, answering phones, sorting mail, assisting with constituent correspondence, performing research, and a variety of other administrative tasks. Internship Applicants should be detail oriented, possess excellent communication skills, and have a positive attitude. Washington state ties are preferred but not required. Interns will be immersed in the congressional process and their work will provide valuable experience for future endeavors. Interested candidates should direct their cover letter and resume to Justin Prosser at Justin.Prosser@mail.house.gov with “INTERNSHIP” in the subject line. The internship is unpaid.
Interns - The Office of Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) is seeking unpaid interns for Spring 2012 in the Washington, D.C. office. Day to day responsibilities include (but are not limited to) greeting constituents, answering telephones, sorting mail, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, assisting legislative staff with projects, attending Congressional briefings and hearings, and assisting with press activities. The ideal candidate will be a college student or recent graduate who is motivated; is detail-orientated; possesses strong organizational, communication and writing skills; has a positive attitude; and has the ability to manage multiple tasks and work well under pressure and in a team environment. Texas ties preferred. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with "ATTN: Intern Coordinator" in the subject line.
Internship- Congressman Michael R. Turner (OH-3) is seeking full or part-time unpaid interns for the spring semester. Candidates will have a great opportunity to learn the legislative process, become more familiar with the role of Congress, and gain valuable Capitol Hill experience. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: answering phones, sorting mail and faxes, guiding tours of the Capitol, attending briefings and hearings, conducting legislative research, performing constituent services, and assisting staff members. Ohio ties are a plus but not required. Please email a résumé and cover letter to Jeffrey.email@example.com
Internship– The office of Congressman Bill Shuster (PA-09) is seeking full-time and part-time interns to join the Washington D.C. office for the winter and spring terms. Candidates should be a self-motivated, team player that is ready to work in a fast-paced environment. Duties include, but are not limited to: opening mail, answering phones, constituent correspondence, attending briefings, assisting with legislative research, and providing aid to staff-members with various projects. The ideal candidate will be a hard-working, detail oriented professional with strong oral and written communication skills. Pennsylvania and district ties are preferred, but not required. Although this position is unpaid, we will work with the student to fulfill requirements for school credit programs. Interested candidates should email PA09jobs@gmail.comwith a resume and a cover letter indicating your prospective duration of the internship.
Internship: Rep. Austria (R-OH) seeks unpaid intern/s to start immediately and for the Winter term. Schedule is flexible. Responsibilities include: greeting constituents, answering phones, Capitol tours, flag requests, drafting letters, assisting legislative staff as needed and other office duties as assigned. If interested, please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Internship: The Washington, D.C. Office of U.S. Representative Dave Camp (R-MI) is seeking diligent, enthusiastic and organized undergraduate students for unpaid legislative internships during the upcoming spring 2012 semester. These positions provide exposure to the legislative process while developing an understanding of how a congressional office operates. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to: constituent tours, organizing constituent mail, administrative duties, attending briefings, assisting with special projects, and the potential to assist legislative staff with research on various issues. Interns available to start early January with full-time availability and Michigan ties are strongly preferred. If interested, please send cover letter, resume, two writing samples and letters of recommendation to Katelyn Wilcox, Intern Coordinator, at (202) 225-9679 or email at email@example.com. For more information on Congressman Dave Camp and Michigan’s 4th Congressional District, please visit our website at www.camp.house.gov.
Internship: Congressman Schweikert and his staff are seeking full-time internship applicants for the 2012 spring term (January 17 through May 18) in both Washington, D.C. and Arizona. The ideal candidate will be motivated, detail oriented and able to multi-task, possess excellent communication skills, and interact well with constituents. Responsibilities in the Washington, D.C. office include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, and assisting with constituent correspondence. Responsibilities in the Arizona office include answering the phone, assisting with constituent casework, correspondence, and events. Please note that this is an unpaid internship. Arizona ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume with “Spring Internship Applicant” in the email subject line. Arizona applicants may submit resume and cover letter directly to Ernestina.Borquez-Smith@mail.house.gov. Washington applicants may submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internship: Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI) seeks hardworking, enterprising interns for the spring semester in his Washington, D.C. office. Duties may include but are not limited to: answering phones, sorting mail, data entry, giving and coordinating Capitol tours, and assisting staff with research and legislative correspondence. This internship is unpaid, but academic credit may be available. Ties to the state of Michigan strongly preferred. If interested, please send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample to email@example.com.
Internship: The Office of Congressman Rob Woodall (GA) is seeking unpaid, full-time interns for the Spring of 2012. Interns should be well-versed in Microsoft Office, have excellent phone and research skills, and be highly motivated to serve. Interns will assist in constituent correspondence, attend briefings, prepare memos and reports for staff, and assist with front office duties. All interested candidates should send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 30, 2011.
Intern: Northeast Republican Senator seeks highly motivated students for full- and part-time Unpaid Internships for the spring semester (minimum 15 hours per week). College students and recent graduates are welcome to apply, but preference is given to applicants with Massachusetts ties. Press, scheduling, and legislative intern opportunities are available. For additional information, please visit http://scottbrown.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/internprogram. Applicants should fax resume and cover letter expressing areas of interest to 202-228-2646.
Communications Director - Congressman Steve King is seeking an entrepreneurial-minded, D.C. based Communications Director. The Communications Director will work with the Press Secretary and other relevant staff to oversee and direct media strategy and to coordinate messaging through district, state, regional, national, and new media outlets. Candidate must be a strong writer, should have at least two to three years experience working with national and local media, must be a self-starter with the ability to think creatively and generate new ideas, and must be able to work under pressure to respond quickly to deadlines and media opportunities. Applicants should be committed, pro-life conservatives. Iowa ties are a plus. Please email a cover letter explaining why you want to work for Steve King along with your resume and a writing sample to email@example.com with “Communications Director” in the subject line.
Legislative Correspondent: Senior Republican Member from the Northwest seeks an individual with Hill experience to be in charge of the constituent correspondence system (IQ). Candidates must demonstrate superior writing, communication, and organizational skills. Knowledge of the legislative process, sound judgment, and attention to detail are also required. Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legislative Assistant: Senior Western Republican House Member seeks proactive legislative staffer to take lead responsibility for natural resources and other legislative issues. Candidates must demonstrate superb writing skills, solid communication skills, sound judgment, and attention to detail. Northwest ties or prior experience with resources issues a plus. Please email resume and cover letter to: Resources.Resumes@mail.house.gov . No calls or drop-bys please.
Internship: Texas Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives is looking for full time, unpaid Spring interns. Internships can start in December or January and can last through the end of May. Interns in the Washington, D.C. office will be responsible for assisting with general office duties (answering phones, passing out mail, distributing faxes), and assisting legislative staff with research and writing. Performing constituent services (scheduling tours, processing flag requests, and legislative correspondence) will also be an integral part of each internship. Interns will be encouraged to attend hearings, briefings, and other Congressional proceedings. Additional duties are available and will be assigned according to an intern’s interest and ability. Must be highly motivated, self-starter, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and will have the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. Texas ties are preferred but are not required. Please email resume and cover letter to email@example.com with "Internship" in the email subject line. No phone calls please.
Press Secretary/Comms Director: Republican freshman from mid-Atlantic seeks Press Secretary or Communications Director. Candidate must be a superb writer with experience dealing with media outlets. On-the-record experience preferred but not required. Hill experience a strong plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume, references and one writing sample to:firstname.lastname@example.org
Internship – Congressman Steve King is looking to fill spring internship positions in his Washington, DC. The internship will end in May 2012. Applicants should be committed, pro-life conservatives with strong writing skills. Ideal candidates will also be personable self-starters able to multi-task and work well under pressure. Iowa ties are a plus. Duties include answering phones, sorting mail, leading capitol tours, drafting constituent mail and helping legislative staff with research & writing projects. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter explaining their interest in working for Congressman King to email@example.com with “Spring Internship” in the subject line. Please visit here for more information: http://bit.ly/qiyjmm
Executive Assistant/Scheduler – Republican member of Congress from New Jersey is seeking a Scheduler/Executive Assistant to organize and execute the Member’s schedule and coordinate administrative duties. Previous scheduling or Executive Assistant experience are desired, and New Jersey ties are a plus. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: handling all scheduling requests, coordinating member and staff travel, handling Member’s personal correspondence, manage front office operations, administer the DC Internship Program and various other office management responsibilities. The ideal candidate would be highly organized, multi-tasker with good political judgment who will work closely with the Chief of Staff and District Director . Salary commensurate with experience. No calls or drop-ins. Please fax resume and cover letter to 202-318-1481.
Spring Unpaid Intern- Florida Republican Member seeking conservative internship applicants to start in January. Applicants must be hard working and self starters with strong communication skills. Daily activities include but are not limited to answering phones, distributing and sorting mail, various office tasks, entering constituent information into the computer, directing tours, handling flag and tour requests, helping staff members with assignments. Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Florida ties preferred.
Interns – The Office of Congressman Kevin Yoder (KS-3) is seeking spring interns for the months of January through May 2012. Internship responsibilities include handling all forms of constituent correspondence, guiding Capitol tours, attending committee hearings and briefings, drafting memos for staff, and a number of other tasks. This is a full-time, unpaid internship. Kansas ties are a plus but not a requirement. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to USHouseGOP@gmail.com with the subject line “Spring Internship Application.”