Archive for September, 2010
Provides legal counsel in a non-partisan fashion to employing offices of the House of Representatives on employment and labor matters, under the general supervision of the Counsel. Conducts legal research, drafts legal documents and pleadings, and conducts training on employment law issues. Develops litigation strategies and settlement opportunities. Independently develops trial and post-trial plans and litigates cases before the Office of Compliance and the U.S. District Courts.
Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant and professional manner. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing. Must have a law degree and be licensed to practice in any state, and have extensive knowledge of federal employment laws. A minimum of five years of litigation experience and the ability to work in a team-oriented work environment is required. Must be detail oriented.
Closing Date: 10/30/2010
Salary Level/Range: Up to $128,384.00
Interested individuals should fax or email a cover letter and resume to:
Ms. Lisa Jolly
Office of House Employment Counsel
1036 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Fax: (202) 225-7033
No telephone calls please.
Continued employment is contingent upon satisfactorily completing a criminal history records check. Employment with the U.S. House of Representatives is at-will. This position has been determined to be exempt from the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. EOE.
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Southwestern Democrat seeks Legislative Assistant with impeccable writing/communications skills. Ability to communicate in Spanish a plus. Knowledge of and experience with appropriations process a must. Issue areas of experience/knowledge should include several of the following: Education and Labor; Interior and Environment; Judiciary (including Immigration and Civil/Constitutional Rights); Veterans; Defense; Homeland Security; Financial Services; Ways and Means; and Agriculture. Congressional experience a definite plus. Organizational and analytical skills are essential, as well as pride in work product and attention to detail. Please fax cover letter and resume to (202) 225-1655.
Update 9-29-10: Or fax resume and cover letter to 202-224-1946.
Active Silicon Valley Democrat seeks senior technology advisor for fast-paced legislative office. Candidates should possess expertise in technology policy, telecommunications policy. Portfolio also includes financial services and business. Candidates should be pro-active, hard-working, and collegial. Candidates should have a minimum of three years Hill experience, and an advanced degree.
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