Wednesday, March 7, 2012

House GOP Jobs Bank -- March 7th, 2012

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3/7/2012

Interns: Congressman Michael R. Turner (OH-3) is seeking full time interns for the summer 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.wilson@mail.house.gov

Paid Internship – Congressman Steve King is looking to fill a paid internship position in his Washington, DC office. The internship will begin May 2012 and end in July 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 and writing projects. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter explaining their interest in working for Rep. King to maggie.lyons@mail.house.gov with “Summer Internship” in the subject line.

3/5/2012

Internship – The House Committee on Small Business Republican staff is seeking candidates to immediately fill a paid internship position. Responsibilities will include both administrative and press functions, such as answering phones, greeting visitors, researching legislative issues, attending meetings, assisting with hearing preparation, and taking photos during hearings, among other things. Candidates should be self-motivated,dependable, enthusiastic, flexible, and computer-literate. Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Housesmallbusinessgop@mail.house.gov

Immediate Internship Opening – A Republican Congressman, serving on the Appropriations Committee, is seeking a highly motivated intern to start immediately. An internship in the office will provide a valuable hands-on experience and a greater understanding of the legislative process. Responsibilities include attending hearings, researching specific issues, compiling information to respond to constituent’s inquiries, handling incoming mail and data entry, giving visiting constituents tours of the Capitol, and performing general office duties. Southern ties are a plus, but not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to congressional.interns@gmail.com. Please include your dates of availability.

3/1/2012

Internship: Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has two full-time, unpaid internships available for the 2012 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 toVA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Summer Internship" in the subject line by Monday, March 19. No phone calls.

Communications Director – Congressman James Lankford (R-OK) seeks communications professional for his Washington, D.C. office. Qualified candidates will be responsible for developing and implementing a long-term communications strategy effectively targeting local and national media outlets. Applicants must demonstrate strong writing, social media, and interpersonal skills and articulate a focused and timely message in a high-speed environment. Please send cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to ok05communications@gmail.com.

Internship- Congressman Doc Hastings (WA-04) is currently seeking applications for 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 Robert Biestman at Robert.Biestman@mail.house.gov with “INTERNSHIP” in the subject line. The internship is unpaid.

2/28/2012

Internship: Republican Congressman Rich Nugent (FL05) is currently seeking Spring/Summer interns for his Washington, DC office starting immediately. Interns will be responsible for assisting with general office duties (answering phones, passing out mail, checking 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 will be assigned according to an intern’s interest and ability. Must be motivated, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational and communication skills, a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and the ability to manage multiple tasks on a deadline. Please email resume and cover letter to ian.gilley@mail.house.gov with “Spring Internship” and your name in the subject line.

2/27/2012

Internship: Congressman James Lankford (R-OK) is currently seeking interns to start work immediately. Interns are responsible for assisting with general front office duties including answering phones, conducting and scheduling tours of the Capitol, logging and writing office correspondence, and helping with other administrative tasks. Applicants should be detail oriented with excellent communication skills and a friendly demeanor. Oklahoma ties are preferred but not required. Interested candidates should direct their resume, cover letter, and a short writing sample to Sarah Corley at jobsok05@gmail.com.

Press Intern – Southern Republican Member seeks press interns for Washington, D.C. office to begin immediately and extend through the summer. Internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for qualified college juniors and seniors, or recent college graduates. Duties include but are not limited to: monitoring social media sites, tracking press coverage for district-specific and Washington media, assisting with constituent visit photos, photography of committee hearings and other events, answering phones, running errands, and answering constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn how a successful press team operates and learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session. Applicants should possess a great work ethic; have an interest in developing a career in communications, and strong writing skills. Southern and rural ties are ideal, but are not required. Interested candidates should e-mail their cover letter, resume and writing sample to: ar01jobs@gmail.com as soon as possible.

2/23/1012

Scheduler – Congressman Steve King (IA-5) is now accepting applications for the position of scheduler in his Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: scheduling an active Member of Congress in Washington, making travel arrangements for the member, and completing other clerical general office management work as assigned. Applicants should be committed, pro-life conservatives. Candidates must possess initiative, enjoy working with a variety of people, have strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task. Iowa ties are a plus. Interested applicants are asked to send a resume and a cover letter explaining why they would like to work for Rep. King to bentley.graves@mail.house.gov with “Scheduler” in the subject line of the email.

Spring Internship – The office of Congressman Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is seeking interns to work in his Capitol Hill offices starting April 9, 2012 for an 8-week program. We are seeking motivated, organized and reliable individuals to assist with policy research and projects, constituent services such as leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, and general office administrative duties. Join our dynamic office and experience first-hand the political and public policy process. Candidates should apply as soon as possible. To apply, please complete the internship application available on the Congressman’s website: www.kevinmccarthy.house.gov. Please include days and times available, attach a resume, and send to Mari.Kishimoto@mail.house.gov.

2/17/2012

Legislative Coorespondent- Texas Republican seeks Legislative Correspondent to manage all aspects of constituent correspondence. Duties include: sorting incoming letters and emails, tracking and assigning mail through constituent management software, drafting and sending timely responses, and preparing weekly mail reports. Successful candidates must demonstrate exceptional writing ability and attention to detail, and possess excellent research and organizational skills. This is a fast-paced office seeking hardworking team players. Hill experience, familiarity with IQ, and Texas ties are a plus. Send resume and cover letter to TX27jobs@mail.house.gov.

2/15/2012

SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR-Republican Senator is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator to facilitate the office’s technological infrastructure. This position also updates and maintains computer systems and methods to process, manage and store all computer data for the office; troubleshoots any problems, assists with updating the web page and other technical assistance. A bachelor’s degree in computer science and a working knowledge of Windows and MAC with Hill experience preferred. A positive can-do attitude and ability to work well with others is an absolute must. Experience with senate correspondence systems an added plus. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to repubsajob@gmail.comby COB Tuesday, February 21st.

12/14/2012

Internship - Congressman Cory Gardner’s (CO-4) Washington, D.C. office seeks an unpaid internship to start immediately. Duties include answering phones, handling constituent requests, sorting mail, attending hearings and conducting issue research. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in learning more about the legislative process and public policy.

Scheduler- Congressman Rich Nugent (FL-05) is seeking applicants for the Scheduler position in his Washington office. Candidates should have prior scheduling experience and must have the ability to manage numerous tasks and coordinate effectively with other members of Congressman Nugent’s staff. Primary responsibilities include: managing Congressman Nugent’s schedule, coordinating district travel and events with the Chief of Staff and District Director, and ensuring front office operations run smoothly and efficiently. Florida ties a plus but not required. Please email cover letter and resume to flscheduler05@gmail.com.

2/13/2012

Internship- The office of Congressman Brian Bilbray (R-CA) is currently seeking professional and dependable applicants for full-time or part-time internship positions for the spring, availability Tuesday and Thursday strongly preferred. Duties will include, answering phones, sorting and inputting mail, assisting legislative staff with projects, conducting tours of the United States Capitol, and various other administrative tasks. This is an amazing opportunity to learn more about the legislative process and gain exposure to Capitol Hill. Interested candidates should possess strong written and oral communication skills, outstanding interpersonal skills, and have a strong interest in politics. Ties to San Diego preferred, but not required. Please send cover letter and resume to Alexandra Berenter at alexandra.berenter@mail.house.gov .

2/8/2012

Press Secretary- Republican Chairman seeks proactive Press Secretary. A minimum of 2 years press experience and knowledge of Capitol Hill is required. Responsibilities include: writing press releases, responding to press inquiries, pitching stories, managing website and social media, and producing columns, opinion pieces and newsletters. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional communications skills, sound judgment, and attention to detail. Please email resume, cover letter, and writing samples to: press.resumes@mail.house.gov

Internship-Congressman Allen West (R-FL) is currently seeking part-time interns who can start immediately. Interns are responsible for assisting with general office duties including answering phones, conducting tours of the Capitol, logging office correspondence, and helping with other general administrative tasks. This is a great opportunity to learn about the inner workings of a congressional office, attend briefings and hearings on the Hill, and gain work experience. Applicants should possess an attention to detail, have excellent communication skills and have a friendly demeanor. Florida ties are a plus but not required. Interested candidates should direct their resume and cover letter to Katelyn Pay at Katelyn.pay@mail.house.gov

Press Assistant--Congressman Steve King’s office (R-IA) office seeks a press assistant/office assistant for the Washington, D.C. office to assist with media relations, develop new media outreach, perform general office tasks, and support the Communications Director. The ideal candidate will be professional, a strong writer, a detailed researcher, have superior communication and organizational skills, and be willing to take on a variety of tasks, including other office duties such as flag requests, tours and certain correspondence. Applicants should be committed, pro-life conservatives. Strong preference will be given to applicants with Iowa ties and new media experience. Interested applicants should email a resume, writing sample, and cover letter and explaining their qualifications and why they would like to work for Congressman King to bentley.graves@mail.house.gov with “Press Assistant” in the subject line of the email.

Internship- Texas Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives is looking for full and part time unpaid Spring interns. Internships can start in immediately and can last through the end of May. Interns looking for full time jobs will be considered, as well. 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. Interns will be trained on Intranet Quorum (IQ) and writing letters. 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 lauren.ehrsam@mail.house.gov with "Internship" in the email subject line. No phone calls please.


Internship: Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) is currently accepting resumes for a full-time, unpaid internship position in his Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include answering phones, guiding tours of the Capitol, drafting constituent correspondence, and other duties as assigned. Candidates should possess strong organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, and be prepared to work in a fast-paced, professional environment. North Carolina ties are a plus but are not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and copy of their resume to NC10interns@gmail.com with "Internship" in the subject line.

District Scheduler/Office manager: Congressman Greg Walden (OR-2) from Oregon is seeking an experienced scheduler to manage scheduling in his district offices. The district is one of the largest in the country, encompassing 70,000 square miles. The job could be based in beautiful Bend (central Oregon) or Medford (southern Oregon). Due to the unique and constantly busy nature of the congressional arena, we are looking for someone who has experience working for a busy Member of Congress and understands the scheduling needs that come with a constantly busy district and Washington DC life. Congressman Walden has three district offices, and very dedicated and likable district staffers. We hope to find an experienced DC or district scheduler who might want a change of scenery or is currently working for a retiring member, etc. The main district cities of Bend and Medford, Oregon are highly desirable locations to live and raise a family or retire in, with abundant year-round outdoor activities, low cost of living, and newly constructed airports with connections to major cities. Our district offices in Bend and Medford are very employee-friendly and located in the heart of each town’s downtown area. This job would work closely with our DC Executive Assistant/Scheduler, who worked for Congressman Walden in one of our district offices before moving to DC a year ago and would be a very good “teacher” about the district particulars. Congressman Walden commutes home to Oregon most weeks of the year, and travels throughout the large district frequently. The office employs a teamwork approach to our busy and diverse schedule, and we’re looking for someone who can help make district event and travel planning successful. If you are interested, please email to waldenoregonschedule@mail.house.gov your resume and anything you think relevant for the office to consider, and we will be in touch. The job is open now.

2/7/2012

Legislative Director: - NJ Republican seeks a Legislative Director to manage legislative staff and advise the Congressman on all legislative matters. Responsibilities include monitoring activity on the House floor, responding to constituent inquiries, and writing and reviewing legislative memos. The ideal candidate will have at least three years of legislative experience, excellent research, communication and writing skills, and previous supervisory experience. The successful applicant will be responsible for handling issues related to transportation, labor, appropriations, and taxes. Salary commensurate with experience. Please submit cover letter and résumé via email to nj02vacancy@gmail.com. Please include the words “Legislative Director” in the subject line.

Internship- Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-IN) is currently seeking interns who can start work immediately or who are interested in our summer in our summer program. Interns are responsible for assisting with general front office duties including answering phones, conducting and scheduling tours of the Capitol, logging office correspondence, and helping with other administrative tasks. Applicants should be enthusiastic and possess an attention to detail, have excellent communication skills and a friendly demeanor. Weekly hours can be flexible to accommodate conflicts. Indiana or Ohio Valley ties are preferred but not required. Interested candidates should direct their resume, cover letter, and either a short writing sample or reference letter to Hudson Byrd at:hudson.byrd@mail.house.gov

2/6/2012

Internship: The office of Rep. Sue Myrick (R-NC-09) is seeking interns for the spring to start as soon as possible. This is a great opportunity to learn the inner workings of a Congressional office, attend briefings and hearings on the Hill, and gain work experience. This position is unpaid. All internships are approximately three months in length depending on start date. Part-time and full-time positions are available. Please see our website at http://myrick.house.gov/ for more information and for internship applications. Please direct all applications and questions to Patricia Bates at Patricia.Bates@mail.house.gov.

1/30/2012

Internships: Congressman Crawford is seeking interns for his Washington, D.C. office for the spring 2012 semester to begin immediately. In his DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for qualified college juniors and seniors, or recent college graduates. Duties include but are not limited to: answering phones, running errands, researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, leading Capitol tours, attending hearings and briefings, and answering constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session. Applicants should possess a great work ethic; have agreeable communication skills, and strong writing skills. Arkansas ties are ideal, but are not required. Interested candidates should e-mail their cover letter and resume to: ar01jobs@gmail.com no later than February 17th, 2012.

Staff Assistant: The House Committee on Small Business Republican staff is seeking a staff assistant. Duties include, but are not limited to, greeting visitors, answering phones and directing calls, opening and distributing mail and periodicals, assisting with hearing preparation, and generally assisting with office administration and organization. Qualified candidates will be poised, organized problem-solvers who are able to take initiative and direction well. Please email your resume and cover letter to HouseSmallBusinessGOP@mail.house.gov with “Staff Assistant” in the subject line. No calls please.

Intern- Congressman Bill Cassidy is looking for a full or part time intern to begin immediately. Candidate should be organized, responsible, and have good communication skills. Duties will include answering phones, sorting and distributing mail, running errands, and helping staff as necessary. No previous Hill experience necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to taylor.ashy@mail.house.gov

Internship – The Washington D.C. Office of Representative Randy Neugebauer (TX-19) is seeking an organized and enthusiastic individual to fill a position for an unpaid spring internship. This internship will provide exposure to the legislative process while developing an understanding of how a congressional office operates. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering phones, giving constituent tours, inputting constituent mail, attending briefings, and assisting staff with special projects. Intern available to start immediately with full-time availability is preferred. Texas ties a plus but not required. If interested, please send cover letter and resume by February 29, 2012 to Caitlin Alcala at Caitlin.Alcala@mail.house.gov. For more information on Congressman Randy Neugebauer and Texas’s 19th Congressional District, please visit our website at www.randy.house.gov.

Legislative Correspondent- Senior California Republican seeks Legislative Correspondent to manage all aspects of constituent correspondence. Duties include: sorting incoming letters and emails, tracking and assigning mail through constituent management software, drafting and sending timely responses, and preparing weekly mail reports. Successful candidates must demonstrate exceptional writing ability and attention to detail, and possess excellent research and organizational skills. This is a fast-paced office that thrives on hardworking team players. Hill experience, familiarity with Fireside, and California ties are a plus. Send resume and cover letter to CA25jobopenings@mail.house.gov

Paid Internship- Conservative Republican is looking for a paid, full-time spring intern to begin immediately. A qualified candidate will be very well-organized, responsible, dependable, and have good oral and written communication skills. Duties will include answering phones, sorting and distributing mail, running errands, and aiding the Staff Assistant and Legislative Staff as necessary. This position should lead to a full time Staff Assistant position within a few months. Interns will often act as a direct liaison between the member and constituents. No previous Hill experience necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to il8thjobs@gmail.com

1/25/2012

Scheduler/Executive Assistant- Congressman Mac Thornberry (TX-13) is seeking a qualified professional to act as his scheduler/executive assistant. Candidates must have prior scheduling or administrative experience on Capitol Hill, the ability to manage numerous administrative tasks, and coordinate effectively with other members of Congressman Thornberry’s staff. Primary responsibilities include: managing Congressman Thornberry’s schedule and personal correspondence, coordinating district travel with the Chief of Staff and District Director, submit bills and other payment requests to the Office of Finance in a timely fashion, and ensuring front office operations run smoothly and efficiently. The scheduler/executive assistant is also responsible for selection of office interns. Texas ties are a plus. Please email cover letter and resume to thornberry.jobs@mail.house.gov by February 8th.

Intern- 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.

Intern- Congressman Bill Posey (R-FL-15) has a full-time, unpaid internship available for the 2012 Spring Session in his Washington, DC office beginning asap. Duties include but are not limited to answering telephones, greeting visitors, conducting tours of the Capitol, researching legislative issues, writing letters and working with our mail database system. There will also be opportunities to experience Washington DC and cultivate your interest in American government by attending briefings, hearings, and classes. Qualified candidates should possess excellent organizational and communication skills, should have a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic. Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Florida ties are preferred but not necessary. All interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume to Catherine.Eng@mail.house.govwith “Spring 2012 Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Include in your cover letter why you would like to intern on the Hill for Congressman Posey, why you believe you are qualified, as well as how soon you will be able to start. Should we wish to move forward with an interview, we will contact you soon.

1/23/2012

Intern- The office of Congressman Michael Grimm (NY-13), Freshman Member from New York City, is seeking Interns to fill positions immediately for Winter/Spring 2012. Main responsibilities include answering phones, processing mail, drafting constituent correspondence letters, researching legislative issues, attending meetings/hearings as needed. Candidates should be self motivated, enthusiastic, flexible, and computer-literate. This is a great opportunity for college students seeking academic credit. New York ties a plus, but not required. A very small stipend could be provided if candidate is willing to intern every day. Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Kerry Donnelly at kerry.donnelly@mail.house.gov.

Intern- Congressman Bill Cassidy is looking for a full or part time intern to begin immediately. Candidate should be organized, responsible, and have good communication skills. Duties will include answering phones, sorting and distributing mail, running errands, and helping staff as necessary. No previous Hill experience necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to taylor.ashy@mail.house.gov

Legislative Director- A Midwestern conservative Member of Congress is seeking an experienced Legislative Director. This position will involve advising the Member on legislative matters, drafting legislation, and supervising legislative staff. Previous Hill experience is required. Ideal candidates will have a track record of legislative success and a demonstrated understanding of public policy. All submissions will be kept confidential. Please send resumes to kirk.mecosta@gmail.com.

1/20/2012

Press Secretary- Opening in Rep. Vern Buchanan's office for experienced press secretary to work under communications director. Must have prior Hill or campaign experience dealing with media. Ideal candidate will be a bored press secretary with a year or two under their belt looking for action. If you can write, think creatively and juggle assignments, send your resume to Buchananresumes@gmail.com. Include cover letter and writing samples.

Intern- Conservative Republican Member is seeking full or part-time unpaid interns for the spring semester. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to answering phones, mail processing, performing constituent services, and assisting staff members with various assignments. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, detail-oriented, possess excellent organization and communication skills, and a positive attitude. Texas ties preferred. Please send your resume and cover letter to TXinternresumes@gmail.com .

Legislative Assistant- Senior Legislative Assistant opening in Rep. Vern Buchanan's office. Must have a minimum of three years as a House LA. Experience handling tax, budget, health care issues a plus. Send cover letter and resume to Buchananresumes@gmail.com

1/19/2012

Intern- Midwestern Republican is looking for an unpaid, full-time spring intern to begin immediately. A qualified candidate will be very well-organized, responsible, dependable, and have good oral and written communication skills. Duties will include answering phones, sorting and distributing mail, running errands, and aiding the Staff Assistant and Legislative Staff as necessary. Interns will often act as a direct liaison between the member and constituents. No previous Hill experience necessary. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to MidwesternGOPIntern@gmail.com.

1/13/2012

Intern- Congressman David Dreier is looking for winter and spring interns for his Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include answering phones, sorting mail, conducting tours and assisting the staff on special projects. California ties are strongly preferred. If you are interested, please send a cover letter and resume to dreier.internships@mail.house.gov.

Intern- The office of Rep. Sue Myrick (R-NC-09) is seeking interns for the winter and spring. This is a great opportunity to learn the inner workings of a Congressional office, attend briefings and hearings on the Hill, and gain work experience. This position is unpaid. All internships are approximately three months in length depending on start date. Part-time and full-time positions are available.

Intern - Congressman John Fleming, M.D. of Louisiana has an internship position available this January in his Washington D.C. office. Duties include answering phones, sorting mail, data entry, attending briefings, assisting legislative staff, and giving Capitol tours. Strong conservative philosophy a must. If interested, send a cover letter and resume to Mark Malone at mark.malone@mail.house.gov. Please visit Congressman Fleming’s website at www.fleming.house.gov for more information.

Scheduler/ Office Manager– The office of Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA) is seeking applicants for the Scheduler/Office Manager position in the Washington office. The responsibilities of this position include scheduling both district and DC meetings and events for the Congressman; submitting bills, invoices, and reimbursements to House Finance; handling all Systems Administration, and assisting with other duties as assigned. Candidates must have excellent people skills and must be courteous, detail-oriented and extremely organized. This is a fast-paced position that requires someone who can multi-task and be a team player. Virginia ties a plus but not required. Please fax resumes and cover letters to Mary Springer at 202-225-4382 or email them to VA01jobs@gmail.com .

Paid Internship – Congressman Steve King is looking to fill immediate openings for paid internship positions in his Washington, DC Office. The internship will end in May2012. 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 and writing projects. To apply for this opening please fill out our application. Interested candidates should send the application, a resume and cover letter explaining their interest in working for Congressman King to maison.bleam@mail.house.gov with “Spring Internship” in the subject line.

Internship- Congressman Bill Posey (R-FL-15) has a full-time, unpaid internship available for the 2012 Spring Session in his Washington, DC office beginning asap. Duties include but are not limited to answering telephones, greeting visitors, conducting tours of the Capitol, researching legislative issues, writing letters and working with our mail database system. There will also be opportunities to experience Washington DC and cultivate your interest in American government by attending briefings, hearings, and classes. Qualified candidates should possess excellent organizational and communication skills, should have a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic. Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Florida ties are preferred but not necessary. All interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume to Catherine.Eng@mail.house.govwith “Spring 2012 Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Include in your cover letter why you would like to intern on the Hill for Congressman Posey, why you believe you are qualified, as well as how soon you will be able to start. Should we wish to move forward with an interview, we will contact you soon.

1/12/12

Staff Assistant- The House Republican Conference is searching for a Staff Assistant. The duties include, but are not limited to, the following: directing phone calls and mail to the appropriate staff; greeting visitors; assisting Republican Member offices with various requests; assisting with weekly and other scheduled meetings as needed; performing other legislative and administrative duties as assigned. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Conference.Jobs@mail.house.gov. NO phone calls, faxes, or drop bys.

Communications Director – Conservative House Republican seeks effective and proactive communications professional with superior writing and interpersonal skills. Qualified candidate will be responsible for implementing short- and long-term communications strategy targeting local and national media outlets. Must be a self-starter who can articulate and deliver focused messages in a high-speed environment. Innovative social media skills mandatory. Please send cover letter, resume and brief writing sample to commsdirector2012@gmail.com.

Senior Policy/Communications Staffer- Southern Republican House Member. Opening for seasoned Hill staffer with background in both policy and communications. Political experience a plus. Strong writing/messaging skills essential. Ideal candidate has knowledge of taxes, trade, health care and budget. Salary commensurate with experience. All resumes kept confidential. Email cover letter and resume to ushousejob@gmail.com.

Unpaid Intern- Republican Member seeks Spring interns. Daily activities include but are not limited to answering phones, distributing and sorting mail, greeting guests, entering constituent information into IQ, giving tours, and assisting staff members with various assignments. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in government and politics and needs to be motivated, dedicated to the office, friendly, personable, and possess a good sense of humor. Please send your resume and cover letter to briansmith@mail.house.gov. Preference given to candidates with Illinois ties. Part time/ full time available.

1/11/2012

Intern- The office of Congressman Joe Pitts is seeking a full-time unpaid intern to cover staff assistant duties on a temporary basis. Duties include reception, mail processing, tour management, assistance with the schedule, and other clerical responsibilities. Interested applicants should send resumes and cover letters to pa16jobs@gmail.com.

Intern- 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.wilson@mail.house.gov

Intern – The Office of Congressman Sean Duffy (WI-07) is seeking a full-time intern available immediately 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 and resume to Bobby Hamill at robert.hamill@mail.house.gov with “Spring Internship” as the subject. Note that the internship is unpaid and housing is not provided.
Interns- Congressman J. Randy Forbes (R-VA) has an unpaid Coalitions Outreach Internship position available for the 2012 spring session in his Washington, DC office. Duties include assisting communications staff with outreach and list building efforts to key district constituencies, as well as 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 students. Virginia ties preferred, but not necessary. Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to VA04Interns@mail.house.gov with "Coalitions Outreach Internship" in the subject line by Tuesday, January 17th. No phone calls.

Paid Internship - A Midwestern Republican is currently seeking conservative internship applicants to start immediately for the winter. Interns will have an excellent opportunity to observe the inner workings of a Congressional office and assist staff with constituent services, communications, administrative tasks, and legislative research.

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