Tuesday, July 23, 2013
US House Jobs Vacancy List -- July 22nd, 2013
House Vacancy Announcement and Placement Service (HVAPS) B-235 Longworth House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515 202-226-5836 Vacancy Bulletins are available for pick-up in Longworth HOB - B-227 (CAO First Call Customer Service Center) or in the CAO Human Resources Office - Ford HOB 102. To Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the Vacancy Listserv visit: http://www.house.gov/content/jobs/ Job Line: 202-226-4504 _____________________________________________________________________________________ MEMBER AND COMMITTEE VACANCY LISTING Week of July 22, 2013 MEM-250-13 Congressman Tom Petri is looking for a new Executive Assistant whose primary responsibility will be handling his Washington schedule. Hill internship or other relevant experience is useful. Organizational ability and communications skills are essential. The job requires extensive interaction with the Congressman and the public, so people skills are important. Wisconsin connection is highly desirable. Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 202-225-2356. MEM-249-13 Staff Assistant – Midwestern Democratic Congressman seeks Staff Assistant for DC front office. Duties include, but are not limited to, answering phones, scheduling tours, processing flag requests, sorting mail, supervising interns, and letter writing. Applicant must possess a strong work ethic and excellent communication and organization skills. Prior Capitol Hill experience and Iowa ties preferred. Qualified applicants should email their resume, a short writing sample, and list of references to MidWesternDemocratAide@mail.house.gov. No calls or drop-bys please. MEM-239-13 Democratic House Member seeks an organized, detail oriented, energetic and proactive Scheduler. Duties include developing and managing the Member’s daily schedule and travel arrangements; managing Member’s files/related records; organizing Member’s daily briefing materials; and working closely with Chief of Staff and District Scheduler in ensuring smooth office operations. Applicants must have superior organizational skills, strong written and communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, savvy political instincts, poise and ability to thrive in a fast paced environment, able to multi-task, and have patience and sense of humor. Previous scheduling and/or Capitol Hill experience is highly desirable; Alabama ties a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com. No phone calls or drop bys! MEM-234-13 Scheduler/Executive Assistant- Rep. Greg Walden is seeking a Scheduler/Executive Assistant with relevant Capitol Hill, campaign, or private sector experience. This is not an entry level position. Ideal candidates have excellent organizational skills, a keen attention to detail, and the poise needed to effectively manage the Member's schedule in a focused and fast-paced environment. The candidate must be able to manage multiple tasks at one time and communicate effectively with the Member and staff. Attention to detail and logistics is a must. Primary responsibilities include: developing and managing the Member's schedule in DC, working with other members of his scheduling team in DC and in Oregon, coordinating his travel, and ensuring front office operations run smoothly. A willingness to work hours as needed by the office is important, as is a friendly, professional attitude. Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Walden.Resumes@mail.house.gov. No calls or drop-ins, please. .