Archive for September 11th, 2012
Job Title: Professional Staff
Department: Legislative Branch
Agency: House of Representatives
Job Announcement Number: CF-12-PH-745053
SALARY RANGE: $50,000.00 to $80,000.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 to Tuesday, October 02, 2012
SERIES & GRADE: HS-0301-00
Come join the House Committee on Science, Space & Technology!
Duties include oversight of agencies within the Committee’s jurisdiction, outreach to stakeholder groups, researching and drafting legislation, staffing hearings, and preparing memorandum, statements, and speeches.
Please note that the salary is “commensurate with experience”.
You must be a U.S. Citizen.
Applicants must have significant experience in at least one of the following subject matter areas: basic or applied research, technology development, or standards development. All applicants should possess strong writing, organizational, and communication skills; the capacity to articulate technical and policy issues clearly and concisely; and the ability to meet tight deadlines. The ideal candidate will have some Capitol Hill or relevant government or industry experience, and an advanced degree or technical background. This not an entry-level position.
HOW TO APPLY:
AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
HR Resources House CSST
House Committee on Science Space and Technology
394 Ford HOB
Washington, DC 20407
Responsibilities include legislative research and writing, attending legislative briefings and committee hearings, general administrative responsibilities, providing constituent services, assisting the administrative and legislative staff, and various projects of special interest. This is a great opportunity for an energetic, detail oriented, organized, and self-motivated individual to gain first-hand Capitol Hill experience.