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Caseworker (Yorktown office) – Congressman Scott Taylor (R-VA)

The Office of Rep. Scott Taylor (VA-2) is seeking a district caseworker for our Yorktown office to assist the citizens of the Second Congressional District with their interactions with the federal government. This full time position acts as a liaison to federal, district, and local agencies for the Congressman and constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents. Strong writing, organization and customer service experience as well as ties to the local community are preferred. To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to VA02GOP@gmail.com.

Outreach Director (Annapolis office) – Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for an Outreach Director of his Annapolis, Maryland state office.  Primary responsibilities include representing Senator Van Hollen throughout Anne Arundel and Southern Maryland, interacting with constituents and government agencies, handling casework, and managing the Annapolis office. The Outreach Director will be the primary point of contact and engagement for the Senator throughout Anne Arundel and Southern Maryland, helping to establish a strong presence for the Senator in the region. Duties will focus on engagement and outreach in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of Southern Maryland, be self-motivated and great at multi-tasking, have a strong desire to help people, and have excellent interpersonal and writing skills. Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov. Applications that do not include salary requirements will not be considered. Please put “Annapolis Position” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

State Economic Development Director – Connecticut Senate Democrat

Oversees the Senator’s economic development efforts across the state.  Communicates regularly with local elected officials, community and business leaders and others to determine what the state’s economic development needs are; researches federal funding opportunities and writes letters to support grants, at times with assistance of other staff; works with businesses regarding any opportunities for growth and works with the legislative staff on possible legislative solutions to issues facing Connecticut businesses and other stakeholders. This position requires excellent communication, research and writing skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Office is an equal opportunity employer. Please send a cover letter and resume to: senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 224056 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Constituent Services Caseworker (Largo, MD office) – Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for a Constituent Services Caseworker in his Largo, Maryland state office. Primary responsibilities include handling a large docket of constituent casework; interacting with constituents and government agencies; and representing Senator Van Hollen at community events. This position provides an opportunity to be part of a hard-working cohesive team and to make a difference in the lives of others. Issues that this staff member may handle include housing, employment, health care, disabilities, and social services. Familiarity with Prince George’s County is essential. An MSW and Spanish-speaking ability are plusses. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, great at multi-tasking, has a strong desire to help people, and has excellent interpersonal and writing skills. Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov. Applications that do not include salary requirements will not be considered. Please put “Constituent Services Position – Largo” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

Staff Assistant (Oahu, HI district office) – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI)

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard’s Oahu district office is searching for a full-time staff assistant. Job responsibilities include fielding constituent calls, processing mail, coordinating internship program, assisting with casework and constituent requests for information, maintaining a photographic database, drafting correspondence, maintaining office equipment, and other administrative duties. In addition, the staff assistant occasionally represents Congresswoman Gabbard at community events.

Strong ties to the state and organizational skills are a must. To apply for the position, please e-mail your cover letter, resume, two writing samples and contact information for three work references to hi02jobs@gmail.com with the subject line “STAFF ASSISTANT.” No calls or “walk-ins” please.

Projects Specialist (Newark, NJ office) – Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ)

New Jersey Senator Cory A. Booker seeks a Projects Specialist to oversee the economic, financial services and telecommunications portfolios in his Newark Office. Responsibilities include: statewide outreach to relevant organizations and constituents; planning and execution of grant and government program workshops; planning and execution of events with the Senator; attending community meetings; and monitoring of pertinent state issues. Successful candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment, and experience in government and/or community outreach. This office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. Interested applicants should send both cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 224019 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Field Representative (Columbia, MO office) – Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO)

Sen. Claire McCaskill’s office in Columbia, Mo. has an opening for a field representative. This staff member would be responsible for representing Sen. McCaskill throughout the Northeast and North Central areas of Missouri. The outreach area covers about 25-28 counties. Strong candidates have a bachelor’s degree and at least one-year of work experience after their college graduation. Strong communication skills are key, as is the ability to research and learn about federal issues to help constituents. Candidates must have their own transportation. Work hours flexible outside the standard 9 am to 5 pm work week. Please send a resume and cover letter to employment@mccaskill.senate.gov. Application deadline is Nov. 30.

Constituent Services Caseworker (Largo, MD office) – Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for a Constituent Services Caseworker in his Largo, Maryland state office.  Primary responsibilities include handling a large docket of constituent casework; interacting with constituents and government agencies; and representing Senator Van Hollen at community events. This position provides an opportunity to be part of a hard-working cohesive team and to make a difference in the lives of others. Issues that this staff member may handle include housing, employment, health care, disabilities, and social services.  Familiarity with Prince George’s County is essential.  An MSW and Spanish-speaking ability are plusses. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, great at multi-tasking, has a strong desire to help people, and has excellent interpersonal and writing skills.   Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov.   Applications that do not include salary requirements will not be considered.   Please put “Constituent Services Position – Largo” in the subject line.  No phone calls, please.

Constituent Services Representative (North Texas Regional Office – Dallas) – Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s North Texas Regional Office, located in Dallas, is now accepting resumes for a full-time Constituent Services Representative to start immediately. A background in government or public service is preferred. Senator Cornyn’s Constituent Services staff works with the Senator to assist Texans having difficulties with various federal agencies. For more information on constituent services, visit the “Help with Federal Agencies” section of Senator Cornyn’s website at http://cornyn.senate.gov/. This entry level position offers a unique opportunity to gain experience and valuable insight into Senate procedure in an office that handles a wide range of issues. The Constituent Services Representative primarily assists with duties that are essential to the Senator’s service to his constituents. Duties include answering constituent telephone calls, sorting constituent mail, ordering office supplies, drafting letters, and assisting the Senator’s Constituent Services casework staff. Full-time paid position: Starting salary $31,000. Qualifications: Four-year college degree, must have graduated by start date; strong written and oral communication skills; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; ability to be self-motivated and flexible while handling multiple tasks; ability to complete tasks quickly and effectively with minimal supervision; able to maintain a positive attitude and possess exceptional interpersonal skills in a deadline-driven work environment. Applicants should submit by email a résumé (with GPA), unofficial college transcript, and a cover letter explaining why they are interested in working for Senator John Cornyn to: dallas_office@cornyn.senate.gov.

Community Outreach & Organizing Director (District Office) – Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-NY)

New York Democrat seeks a Community Outreach and Organizing Director for their district office. Responsibilities include building strategic relationships with community leaders and constituent groups, executing various outreach activities, and recruiting volunteers for events and outreach programs in the district. Duties also include coordinating initiatives designed to promote the office and services to the community, managing an outreach and organizing plan for the team, and any other assigned duties. Candidates should possess excellent organization, leadership, teamwork, and management skills, as well as verbal and written communication skills. The Community Outreach and Organizing Director will report to the Chief of Staff and District Director. Ties to Brooklyn, a proven management record, and a minimum of three years of related experience are required.

This is a permanent, full-time position. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, and resume to ResumeNY@mail.house.gov. Please place Community Outreach and Organizing Director in the subject line.

NO WALK-INS OR PHONE CALLS

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;
  • Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;
  • Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staff.
  • Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;
  • Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;
  • Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;
  • Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;
  • Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;
  • Works well under pressure and handles stress;
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

  • At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;
  • Professional telephone manner;
  • Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.
  • Ability to perform the essential job functions above;
  • Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;
  • Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;
  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;
  • Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures
  • Knowledge of office computer applications; and
  • Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com. No phone calls, please.

Field Deputy (Los Angeles District Office) – Congressman Jimmy Gomez (D-CA)

Congressman Jimmy Gomez is seeking to immediately fill a full-time job opening for a Field Deputy position in his district office.

Position Description

The Field Deputy serves as the congressman’s liaison with the community, local organizations and government agencies; staff and/or represent the congressman at events; advise the congressman about local issues; help organize community based meetings and events; implement proactive constituent outreach program; prepare Member for speeches and meetings; draft correspondence.

This position requires work hours beyond the normal 8-hour work day and will include work on weekends and holidays.

Qualifications

• Strong written, communication, analytical, and organization skills; an ability to relate well with individuals of diverse backgrounds; impeccable customer service manners; and superior public speaking skills.
• Minimum two (2) years of experience working directly with the community at large.
• Knowledge of the Asian Pacific Islander communities a plus.
• Good computer skills, including proficiency and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and Power Point.
• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Candidate must have a thorough understanding of government agencies and structure (local, county, state and federal).
• Must be able to work efficiently and effectively as a member of a team, be able to meet strict deadlines, balance multiple projects simultaneously and work under pressure.
• Attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
• Candidate should demonstrate a positive attitude, commitment to excellence, upbeat demeanor and flexibility.
• Candidate should expect weekend, some holidays, and after-hours assignments.
• Salary will depend on the experience of the applicant.
• Bilingual skills a plus.

To apply

All interested individuals should email a cover letter and resume to Gomez.CAjobs@mail.house.gov. No phone calls please.

West Michigan Regional Coordinator (Grand Rapids, MI office) – Michigan Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator is seeking a highly-motivated, organized West Michigan Regional Coordinator to work with the West Michigan Regional Director in the Grand Rapids, Michigan, office. The regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including answering phones, opening mail, ordering office supplies, and managing the office internship program. The regional coordinator may also assist with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel over short distances to communities throughout Western Michigan, and occasionally during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is a person who is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have an interest and familiarity with public policy. Background and experience in customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Caseworker (District Office) – Florida House Republican

Conservative Florida member has an opening for a caseworker in the district office.

SUMMARY:

The Caseworker acts as a liaison to federal agencies for constituents and answers casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Acts as the representative for the Congressman within his or her area of responsibility including answering casework correspondence, meeting with constituents, verbal communications with constituents, and serving as a liaison with federal agencies;

Handles casework assignments at the direction of the Director of Casework;

Assesses casework for problems requiring legislative action and makes recommendations to the Director of Casework, District Director and Chief of Staf;

Continually screens active cases and acts as liaison with constituents to ensure that their cases are handled in a responsive manner;

Maintains up-to-date files on all cases and categories of information of importance to said cases;

Meets attendance requirements as established by the office;

Maintains a good working relationship with the congressional staff, and constituents;

Accepts performance-based criticism and direction;

Works well under pressure and handles stress;

Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION (OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE):

At least 2 years of experience; strong academic credentials. Alternatively, 2 years of related experience or training in customer/constituent relations or equivalent experience.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

Bilingual speaking preferred but not required.

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Thorough knowledge of federal agencies and departments;

Professional telephone manner;

Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner.

Ability to perform the essential job functions above;

Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others;

Thoroughness and careful attention to detail;

Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of casework responsibilities;

Knowledge of office policies, practices, and confidentiality procedures;

Knowledge of office computer applications; and

Proficiency in word processing.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to fl.conservativerep@gmail.com.

Staff Assistant (Los Angeles District Office) – Congressman Jimmy Gomez (D-CA)

Congressman Jimmy Gomez is seeking to immediately fill a full-time job opening for a Staff Assistant position in his district office.

Position Description

As the primary administrative staff member in the District Office, Staff Assistant duties include (but are not limited to): answer phones; handle mail and faxes; greet and direct visitors; maintain order and efficiency of front and back offices; order supplies; organize office files; coordinate vendor service needs; research the status of some legislation; draft some correspondence. Work on special projects as needed. In the absence of the District Scheduler, the Staff Assistant will serve as back-up and help facilitate any scheduling requests.

Casework duties include (but are not limited to): Assist constituents with their individual cases pertaining to federal agencies. As the “front-line” caseworker, help constituents with non-federal questions to find appropriate resources.
This position may require work on weekends and holidays.

Qualifications

• Strong written, communication, analytical, and organization skills; an ability to relate well with individuals of diverse backgrounds; impeccable customer service manners.
• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Good computer skills, including proficiency and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and Power Point.
• Candidate must have an understanding of government agencies and structure (local, county, state and federal).
• Must be able to work efficiently and effectively as a member of a team, be able to meet strict deadlines and balance multiple projects. Attention to detail and accuracy is essential.
• Candidate should demonstrate a positive attitude, commitment to excellence, upbeat demeanor and flexibility.
• Salary will depend on the experience of the applicant.
• Bilingual skills a plus.

To apply

All interested individuals should email a cover letter and resume to Gomez.CAjobs@mail.house.gov. No phone calls please.

Northern Michigan Regional Director (Traverse City office) – Senator Gary Peters (D-MI)

Michigan Senator Gary Peters seeks a Northern Michigan Regional Director.  Based in Traverse City, this position acts as the Senator’s key liaison to government, business, civic, economic development, community, and constituent groups throughout Northern Michigan. This position will monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator and his staff accordingly, in addition to attending civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing and speaking for the Senator in his absence.  The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to work independently and generate new ideas, the ability to develop, execute, and track metrics for a regional strategic plan, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment. Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach and solid ties to Northern Michigan. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply.  Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references, salary requirements and a sample congratulatory letter to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

Casework Manager (Chicago office) – Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)

The Office of Senator Tammy Duckworth seeks a Casework Manager. The position will be based in the Senator’s Chicago Office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overseeing management and quality of casework and casework staff, updating the Office Director(s) on key cases and gathering status reports to document progress and patterns. Responsibilities also include working with the Administrative staff to ensure the casework intake process is efficient and handled in accordance with appropriate protocol; communicating clear instructions and providing updates to staff and interns accordingly; organizing and handling multiple projects simultaneously; and understanding departmental structures, operations and protocol. Familiarity with government services, particularly related to Veterans, Immigration and Social Security is preferred. Candidate will also be highly motivated and proactive with 3 years management experience and a Bachelor’s Degree. Excellent verbal and communication skills are required. Prior experience should demonstrating a knowledge of local, state and federal agencies and departments.  Prior congressional casework experience is preferred. Please contact us for any accommodations needed in the application process. Please e-mail cover letter and resume to senate_employment@saa.senate.gov with 223831 as the job referral number in the subject line.

Field Representative/Military Liaison (Orlando, FL District Office) – Congressman Darren Soto (D-FL)

Responsibilities: Work on constituent cases, predominantly for veterans; attend events as the Congressman’s representative; monitor and update the Member and District Director on district and local issues; act as liaison with federal, district, and local agencies for the Member and constituents and perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements: Strong oral and writing skills, excellent organizational, collaboration and communication skills; strong interpersonal skills; understanding of general military structure; ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the representation of the Congressman’s position on policy issues; ability to multi task and work under pressure to meet deadlines; flexibility with priorities and ever-changing deadlines; detail orientation; ability to meet attendance requirements including a varied and work schedule; ethics in all organizational activities.

Spanish fluency is preferred. Military experience preferred. Women, people of color, and LGBT persons are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should submit via email the following documents: cover letter and resume. Please include each document as a separate attachment in the same email to: FL09resumes@mail.house.gov.

Caseworker (District Office) – Congressman Don Beyer (D-VA)

Northern Virginia member seeks case worker for district office to handle immigration and visa issues, as well as occasional outreach or staffing of the Congressman.  This office has a steady and high volume of immigration cases, and the applicant should be someone who is interested in the subject area, patient and ready to juggle. This person will join a tight-knit team of five.  Office includes some amenities.  Car needed. This office is an equal opportunity employer and minority candidates and candidates of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.  Please send resume, cover letter and writing sample to beyerstaff@gmail.com.

District Director (Schaumburg, IL District Office) – Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL)

Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08) is seeking a District Director based in his Schaumburg, Illinois office.  The District Director will oversee the management and operation of the district office, serve as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, develop and implement long-term strategic outreach plans, and manage and participate in the office’s constituent services efforts.  Qualified candidates will demonstrate management experience, a deep understanding of how to create and maintain a culture of exceptional service, strong oral and written communications skills, and strategic planning abilities.  The position requires the ability to multi-task, work well under pressure, and the flexibility to work long hours, including nights and weekends.  Ties to the Illinois 8th Congressional District and Illinois are preferred but not essential.    To apply for the District Director position, please send cover letter and resume to il08careers@gmail.com with “District Director” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. This is NOT an entry-level position. No phone calls or drop-ins.

Upper Peninsula Regional Coordinator (Marquette, MI office) – Senator Gary Peters (D-MI)

Democratic Senator is seeking a highly-motivated, organized Upper Peninsula Regional Coordinator to work with the U.P. Regional Director in the Marquette, Michigan, office. The regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including answering phones, opening mail, ordering office supplies, and managing the office internship program. The regional coordinator may also assist with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel over short distances to communities throughout the U.P., occasionally during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is a person who is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have an interest and familiarity with public policy. Background and experience in customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

District Liaison (Charlotte, NC office) – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Congresswoman Alma Adams seeks a District Liaison for her Charlotte, NC district office. Successful candidates will have familiarity with federal agencies, excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment, and will be team-oriented. Additionally, a strong knowledge or connection to Mecklenburg County is a plus. Core responsibilities include answering casework correspondence and verbal communications with constituents, managing and navigating constituents’ casework through federal agencies, attending and participating in community meetings and events, including some evenings and weekends, planning and implementing strategic outreach events with key constituent groups and stakeholders, and assessing casework and community activities for matters warranting legislative action.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to nc12scheduler@mail.house.gov.

District Director – Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL)

South Florida Progressive Democrat seeks a District Director to oversee all outreach and constituent services within the district. This individual will: act as the Member’s primary liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the district and update the Member accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Member when needed; direct the work of district outreach, case managers and other district staff in support of the office’s outreach plan; as well as other administrative and management duties assigned.

The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, demonstrate initiative, including a proven capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach, media relations, solid ties to the district and South Florida, and a strong knowledge of local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references, to repdwsresumes@gmail.com with the subject line “District Director.” No phone calls or drop-bys, please. This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Constituent Services Caseworker (Rockville, MD office) – Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD)

Senator Van Hollen has an opening for a Constituent Services Caseworker in his Rockville, Maryland state office.  Primary responsibilities include handling a large docket of constituent casework; interacting with constituents and government agencies; and representing Senator Van Hollen at community events.  This position provides an opportunity to be part of a hard-working cohesive team and to make a difference in the lives of others. Issues that this staff member will handle include housing, employment, disabilities, and social services.  An MSW and Spanish-speaking ability are plusses. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, great at multi-tasking, has a strong desire to help people, and has excellent interpersonal and writing skills.  Must be able to work in a fast-paced office as a member of a team and have a sense of humor.  Evening and weekend hours are often required. This is a full-time position with federal benefits. Interested applicants are invited to send a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to applications@vanhollen.senate.gov.   Applications that do not include salary requirements will not be considered.   Please put “Constituent Services Position” in the subject line.  No phone calls, please.

SE Regional Director (Philadelphia office) – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Director for his Philadelphia office to oversee all southeast regional outreach under the direction of the State Director and the Deputy State Director.  This individual will: act as the Senator’s liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders in their assigned geographic area; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Senator in his absence; direct the work of regional junior staff in support of the office’s outreach plan; as well as other duties assigned. The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment.  Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach, media relations, solid ties to Philadelphia and/or southeastern Pennsylvania, and a strong knowledge of local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references, writing sample and salary requirements to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Regional Director.”  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Regional Coordinator (Marquette, MI upper Peninsula office) – Michigan Senate Democrat

Democratic Senator is seeking a highly-motivated, organized Upper Peninsula Regional Coordinator to work with the U.P. Regional Director in the Marquette, Michigan, office. The regional coordinator’s primary duties include handling office administrative tasks, including answering phones, opening mail, ordering office supplies, and managing the office internship program. The regional coordinator may also assist with representing the senator at meetings and public events, as assigned by the regional director. The position requires some travel over short distances to communities throughout the U.P., occasionally during evenings and weekends. The ideal candidate is a person who is personable, dependable, flexible, able to multitask and prioritize, and works well under pressure.  The candidate should have an interest and familiarity with public policy. Background and experience in customer service is preferred, and strong writing and grammar skills are a must. To be successful, he/she should be both self-motivated and able to work independently, but also comfortable working as part of a large, highly-coordinated team. The office is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The office encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume to SenateDemJobs@gmail.com.

Southeast Regional Director (Philadelphia office) – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Director for his Philadelphia office to oversee all southeast regional outreach under the direction of the State Director and the Deputy State Director.  This individual will: act as the Senator’s liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders in their assigned geographic area; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Senator in his absence; direct the work of regional junior staff in support of the office’s outreach plan; as well as other duties assigned. The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment.  Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach, media relations, solid ties to Philadelphia and/or southeastern Pennsylvania, and a strong knowledge of local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references, writing sample and salary requirements to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Regional Director.”  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

District Representative (Manhattan District Office) – Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)

The New York District Office of Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney in Manhattan is looking for a bright, energetic individual with a strong interest in public service. Responsibilities include representing the Congresswoman at community meetings and hearings, staffing her at weekend press conferences, and acting as a liaison between constituents and government agencies on a diverse range of issues which may include Medicare, health insurance, social security concerns, immigration, housing, taxes and student loans. Respondents should expect to become involved in community concerns which can include issues relating to housing, development, veterans, transportation, environment and other district concerns. This is a full time position, with some weekend work and late nights.

Full federal benefits apply. Good writing skills are essential. Having a car is a plus.

Interested applicants should send a resume and a cover letter to minna.elias@mail.house.gov.

Staff Assistant (San Antonio District Office) – Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX)

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas) seeks motivated, hard-working staffer for his fast-paced San Antonio federal office. Responsibilities include handling district scheduling requests, administrative duties, intern supervision, and community and constituent work. Ideal candidates must be highly-organized, detail orientated, work well under pressure, be able to manage multiple tasks, possess excellent writing skills for handling correspondence, and have strong interpersonal skills. Spanish speaking and strong local ties a plus. Email resume, three references, and brief writing sample to DoggettJobs@mail.house.gov. Entitle your email: San Antonio District Office Position. No calls or drop-ins please.

Director of Immigration & Foreign Affairs (NYC Office) – Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand seeks a Director of Immigration and Foreign Affairs in her Constituent Affairs Department. Preferred candidate is an attorney with a minimum of 5 years of experience. The Director of Immigration and Foreign Affairs will assist constituents with immigration matters, foreign affairs and customs issues under the jurisdiction of the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of State.  Experience working with these agencies and/or the federal government is encouraged. Ability to work well with various constituents, including non-profits, businesses, community based organizations and other elected officials is necessary.  Applicants must be self-motivated team players who are able to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality and must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Senator Gillibrand’s office is an equal opportunity employer; people of color, women, gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender people, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and three references to Jobs@gillibrand.senate.gov. Please include “DIRECTOR OF IMMIGRATION & FOREIGN AFFAIRS” in the subject line of your email.  No calls please.

Staff Assistant (Northern KY District Office) – Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY)

The office of Congressman Thomas Massie of the 4th District of Kentucky, is seeking a pleasant, energetic, highly-organized, detail-oriented, Staff Assistant for the Northern Kentucky District Office.

The Staff Assistant duties include: greeting visitors, answers the telephone and answers constituent requests for general information, casework, and other inquiries. This position also monitors delivery and pickup of materials, maintains the front office, and assists other staff members with various administrative and legislative duties.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Provide staff coverage for the District Office, answer constituent phone calls and office visits, and the handling of constituent correspondence
– Review and assign incoming casework
– Act as a liaison between constituents and other government agenciesProvide casework assistance to constituents in a timely and efficient manner; proactively follow up on all open cases until resolutions are reached
– Train and supervise interns to handle routine office matters, such as incoming correspondence, visitors, telephone calls, and other issues that may arise
– Maintain office supplies and equipment, and the maintenance of the office organizational system
– Handle other tasks as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

– Temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner
– Thoroughness and careful attention to detail
– Strong oral and written communication skills
– Understands the value/art of the “follow-up”
– Works well under pressure while managing multiple tasks with competing priorities
– Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment
– Availability to occasionally work nights and weekends, if needed
– Ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others
– Knowledge of legislative process helpful
– Strong oral and written communication skills
– Previous office experience a plus

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. To apply, please submit via email a resume and cover letter to: KY4district@gmail.com.

No phone calls or walk-ins please.

Outreach Representative (Roanoke office) – Senator Mark Warner (D-VA)

The office of Senator Mark R. Warner has an opening for an Outreach Representative. An Outreach Representative works to build relationships on the Senator’s behalf with local elected officials and community leaders; understands and reports to senior staff the changing dynamics (and issues) of their region; provides feedback on opportunities in each community for the Senator to connect with constituents; and serves as a presence in the community in the Senator’s absence.  This position will be based out of our Roanoke regional office. The position requires work on nights and weekends.  An undergraduate degree and two years of professional experience are required. The ideal candidate has ties to Central and Southside Virginia.  To apply, interested parties should e-mail a cover letter and resume to resumes@warner.senate.gov with the subject line “Outreach Representative.”  Please save the cover letter and resume in a single file (pdf preferred) and name the file “Last name, First name.”  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, religion, disability, national origin, uniformed status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.  This job posting closes on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. EST.  Applications received after that time will not be considered.

District Director (Charlotte District office) – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) is seeking applicants for District Director. The District Director will oversee management and operation of the District office, serve as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, and develop and implement long-term strategic outreach and constituent services plans. Qualified candidates will demonstrate significant management experience, strong oral and written communications skills, selfmotivation and familiarity to local and state organizations. In addition, qualified candidates must have prior experience in coalition building, a thorough understanding of the federal legislative process, and in-depth knowledge of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. The position requires the ability to multi-task, work well under pressure, and the flexibility to work long hours, including nights and weekends as needed. Ties to North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District are preferred and the position is based in Charlotte, NC.

To apply for the District Director position, please send cover letter and resume to nchousejobs@gmail.com with “District Director” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. This is NOT an entry-level position. No phone calls, drop-ins or faxes. The office is an equal opportunity employer.

District Press Assistant – Florida House Democrat

Florida Democratic Member is seeking a District Press Assistant to join an aggressive communications team. This position will report to the DC-based Communications Director. Responsibilities include managing the member’s social media accounts; coordinating district press events and interviews; drafting advisories, e-newsletters, social media content (including graphics); staffing the member at district events, including driving the member; and other tasks as assigned. Ideal candidates must demonstrate a familiarity with implementing and measuring social media strategy. This position requires excellent written and oral communication skills, professionalism, attention to detail, an ability to multitask and prioritize competing priorities, and a commitment to working in a team environment. Florida ties and previous Hill or campaign experience preferred. Qualified applicants should submit resume, cover letter, a one-page writing sample, and social media samples to DistrictPressAssistant.FL@gmail.com.

Southwest Ohio Regional Director – Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH)

Federal elected Democrat seeks highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual for open Regional Director position. Responsibilities include monitoring and updating the Senator, State Director and other appropriate staff on regional and local issues; acting as liaison with federal, state, and local agencies/community organizations; acting as liaison with city, county, township, state and federal officials; developing an outreach plan and represent Senator at local events and meetings; managing regional office staff, and other duties as assigned. Qualified candidates should be familiar with southwest Ohio, particularly Cincinnati, be resourceful, and willing to travel throughout the region and state. Prior political experience preferred.  We are and equal opportunity employer.  Send resume and cover letter to ohfederaljob@gmail.com.

Constituent Services Representative (North Texas regional office) – Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s North Texas Regional Office, located in Dallas, is now accepting resumes for a full-time Constituent Services Representative to start immediately.  A background in government or public service is preferred.  Senator Cornyn’s Constituent Services staff works with the Senator to assist Texans having difficulties with various federal agencies.  For more information on constituent services, visit the “Help with Federal Agencies” section of Senator Cornyn’s website at http://cornyn.senate.gov/. This entry level position offers a unique opportunity to gain experience and valuable insight into Senate procedure in an office that handles a wide range of issues. The Constituent Services Representative primarily assists with duties that are essential to the Senator’s service to his constituents.  Duties include answering constituent telephone calls, sorting constituent mail, ordering office supplies, drafting letters, and assisting the Senator’s Constituent Services casework staff. Full-time paid position: Starting salary $32,000. Qualifications: four-year college degree, must have graduated by start date, strong written and oral communication skills, proficient in Microsoft Office applications, ability to be self-motivated and flexible while handling multiple tasks, ability to complete tasks quickly and effectively with minimal supervision, able to maintain a positive attitude and possess exceptional interpersonal skills in a deadline-driven work environment. Applicants should submit by email a résumé (with GPA), unofficial college transcript, and a cover letter explaining why they are interested in working for Senator John Cornyn to dallas_office@cornyn.senate.gov.  Must be able attend an interview in Dallas.

Deputy Director of Constituent Services (Dallas regional office) – Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

U.S. Senator John Cornyn’s North Texas Regional Office, located in Dallas, Texas, is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy Director of Constituent Services to begin immediately. The Senator’s Dallas office assists constituents from throughout the state with their individual difficulties with federal agencies. For more information regarding constituent services, which is often referred to as casework, visit the “Help with Federal Agencies” section of Senator Cornyn’s website at http://cornyn.senate.gov. The Deputy Director of Constituent Services reports to and supports the Director of Constituent Services and would assist the Director with oversight and management of all casework. This is a full-time paid position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Qualifications: minimum of a four-year college degree, minimum of 3-5 years of public service experience (at the federal/state level on the staff of an elected official or federal/state agency preferred.) strong written and oral communication skills, knowledge of the federal legislative process, must be detail oriented and possess critical thinking skills, ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in fulfillment of responsibilities, knowledge of general office practices, procedures and computer applications, ability to be self-motivated and flexible while handling multiple tasks quickly with minimal supervision, ability to maintain a positive attitude and possess exceptional interpersonal skills in a deadline-driven work environment, temperament to handle difficult situations with tact and diplomacy. Responsibilities: assists the Director in reviewing and correcting Caseworkers’ correspondence to ensure prompt and accurate responses, assists the Director in screening and interviewing potential Caseworkers, assists the Director in training new Caseworkers, supports the Director as a liaison for the Senator with federal agencies and constituents by making agency inquiries and meeting with constituents, and will act as the director in her absence. Applicants should submit by email a resume, references, and a cover letter explaining why they are interested in the position to dallas_office@cornyn.senate.gov.

District Director (Charlotte office) – Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC)

Congresswoman Alma Adams (NC-12) is seeking applicants for District Director. The District Director will oversee management and operation of the District office, serve as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, and develop and implement long-term strategic outreach and constituent services plans. Qualified candidates will demonstrate significant management experience, strong oral and written communications skills, self-motivation and familiarity to local and state organizations. In addition, qualified candidates must have prior experience in coalition building, a thorough understanding of the federal legislative process, and in-depth knowledge of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. The position requires the ability to multi-task, work well under pressure, and the flexibility to work long hours, including nights and weekends as needed. Ties to North Carolina’s 12th Congressional District are preferred and the position is based in Charlotte, NC.

To apply for the District Director position, please send cover letter and resume to nchousejobs@gmail.com with “District Director” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. This is NOT an entry-level position. No phone calls, drop-ins or faxes.

The office is an equal opportunity employer.

Regional Representative (Philadelphia office) – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Representative for his Philadelphia office to conduct regional outreach to the Commonwealth’s largest city and surrounding counties under the direction of the SEPA Regional Director.  This individual will: act as the Senator’s liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders in their assigned geographic area; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Senator in his absence; as well as other duties assigned.  The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment.  Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government, community outreach and/or issue advocacy, solid ties to Philadelphia and/or the collar counties, and a strong knowledge of state government, local issues, geography and demographics. This is not an entry-level position.  Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Regional Rep: Philly.”  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Immigration Liaison (Decatur, GA office) – U.S. House of Representatives

Position Available: Immigration Liaison
Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-018-17
Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives
Closing Date: February 22, 2017
Salary Level/Range: $37,000 to $40,000
Proposed Starting Date:     Immediate

Congressional Liaison for US Citizenship and Immigration Services, US Department of State and Passport Services whose primary responsibility will be to advocate for constituents with these agencies, provide briefings of the issues, follow-up until there is resolution and resolve emerging problems. This position is located in Decatur, GA.

Responsibilities:

Act as Spanish Translation for the Website; Assist constituents with Immigrant/non-immigrant visas; Assist constituents with passport issues; Assist immigrants with naturalization and permanent residency; Assess case for work for issues requiring legislative action; Develop Outreach Plan for Clarkston Community; Build substantive and trust relationships with the Mayor of Clarkston and the City Council; Monitor and remain abreast of local issues; Manage constituent calls; Provide monthly case flow report to District Director; Become proficient with IQ Correspondence Management system; Build substantive relationships with USCIS Congressional Contacts at the Atlanta Field Office; Build substantive relationships with NGP organizations that provide assistance to the immigrant community, i.e., New Pathways, Catholic Services, and Refugee Resettlement Center; Become knowledgeable regarding agency processing procedures, times and requirements; Decipher the constituent’s info and determine the most direct path for resolution; Participate in US Citizenship, Department of State and Passport training; Assist with Planning and executing District events; And other miscellaneous administrative responsibilities.

Position Requirements:

Fluent in Spanish, Prior Immigration experience, Computer Literate, Good interpersonal skills, Strong organizational skills, BS/BA required, Strong administrative and writing skills
Candidates please submit resumes to Kathy.Register@mail.house.gov.

State Outreach Staff Assistant/Driver (Orlando office) – Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL)

Senior Democratic Senator seeks a State Outreach Staff Assistant & Driver for Orlando, FL state office. Applicants must possess a professional telephone manner, knowledge of current events and issues in which the Senator is involved, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others in a fast-paced work environment. Primary responsibilities include assisting the Regional Director with administrative duties related to the Regional Director’s acting as the Senator’s liaison to government, community and constituent groups and leaders in the region. Additionally, the position requires driving the Senator when the Regional Director is not available, or as needed. Cover letter and resume should be e-mailed to State_Office@billnelson.senate.gov. No calls please.

Caseworker (District Office) – Congressman Beto O’Rourke (D-TX)

Job Summary: The position is for a Case Worker in the District Congressional Office. Primary responsibilities are to facilitate and coordinate communication of a wide range of requests received from constituents and providing a liaison between the Congressman’s office and the various local and Federal Government organizations in the district. The District contains a large Army installation and a significant veteran population. District Case Workers help constituents interact with administrative and government agencies by acting as facilitators, ombudsmen and, in some cases, advocates. The Member currently serves on the House Armed Services Committee and the Veterans Affairs Committee and the Case Worker would be responsible for keeping the Congressman current on issues of concern and systemic problems that may require his involvement to correct the situation.

Job Duties and Responsibilities: The incumbent for this position will serve as a facilitator between constituents,federal, state, and local agencies as necessary and as a representative of the Congressman Beto O’Rourke 16th District of Texas. The Case Worker must possess the ability to communicate clearly with constituents about what can and cannot be done on their behalf by the district office. The Case Worker will be required to learn the laws, regulations and intricacies affecting a constituent’s case as well as the procedures and structure of the Congressman’s District office regarding casework and employee obligations, as outlined in the Office Handbook and the House of Representatives’ Ethics Manual. When performing in the capacity of Field Representative, the individual will represent the Congressman at meetings and functions hosted by local agencies and groups to gather information on items of interest to our constituents, provide updates on the activities of the Congressman on topics of importance to the group, and report on recommendations and or concerns raised at the various meetings for review by Congressman O’Rourke. Additionally, the employee will be responsible to perform other duties as assigned by the Congressman, Chief of Staff, District Director and other staff members.

Requirements: This program is limited to veterans who have served on active duty since September 11, 2001, with less than 20 years of service and have a minimum 30% disability rating from the Department of Veterans Affairs. High school degree required, some college courses preferred but not required. Strong communication and organizational skills. Recent experience with and understanding of the Federal Government structure, procedures, and policies. Service-oriented, positive attitude, and strong teamwork ability.”

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Contact: For information concerning the CAO’s collection of personal information, please see http://cao.house.gov/privacy. Interested veterans should visit www.cao.house.gov for more information. Please submit a resume, a copy of the last DD214 issued (page 4) and a letter from the VA indicating a 30% or greater rating (not necessary if medically retired) to housewoundedwarriors@mail.house.gov. Do not send resumes directly to the office of Congressman Beto O’Rourke.

The Wounded Warrior Program was established to create fellowships that will provide employment opportunities for wounded or disabled veterans within the House of Representatives in Washington, DC and in district offices nationwide. Those selected for the program will be employed by the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer but will be given the opportunity to work in Member, committee and leadership offices and, if a fit is found, transition into full-time employment. However, full time employment is not guaranteed at the conclusion of the two year fellowship.

Constituent Services Representative (District Office) – Northern Virginia House Democrat

Northern Virginia Democrat seeks Constituent Services Representative in district office to assist constituents in resolving issues with federal agencies and programs. This position acts as a liaison to federal, district, and local agencies on behalf of the Congressman and his constituents. Duties also include greeting visitors, answering phones, logging incoming mail, accompanying outreach staff to local community events, assisting with organization and preparation of the Congressman’s district-wide events, and other duties as assigned. Candidates must have strong oral and written communication skills, be detail-oriented, have the ability to work under pressure, and be willing to work evenings and weekends as needed. Associates degree or higher level degree preferred. Spanish or Korean language skills a plus. Email cover letter and resume to vacongressionalresumes@gmail.com.

Constituent Services Liaison (Brooklyn District Office) – Congressman Dan Donovan (R-NY)

Congressman Daniel M. Donovan, Jr. (NY-11) seeks a part-time Constituent Services Liaison for his Brooklyn District Office. Essential job  functions include: advocate to federal, state, and city agencies on behalf of constituents; manage constituent casework; speak and meet with constituents regularly; attend and participate in community meetings and events, including evenings. Ideal applicants will have strong oral and written communications skills, the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment, and possess a temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant, and professional manner. A background in constituent services is a plus.

The position is part-time and requires a commitment of 21 hours per week including days, evenings, and weekends.

Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter, resume and three references to Ny11Resumes@mail.house.gov with “Constituent Services Liaison” in the subject line.

Regional Manager (Harrisburg office) – Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Senator Casey seeks a Regional Manager for his Harrisburg office to oversee all regional outreach under the direction of the State Director and the Deputy State Director.  This individual will: act as the Senator’s liaison to all government, community and constituent groups and civic leaders in their assigned geographic area; monitor developments, opinions and concerns in the region and update the Senator accordingly; attend civic meetings, community gatherings, and other events, representing the Senator in his absence; as well as other duties assigned.  The ideal candidate will have excellent oral and written communications skills, a demonstrated capability to generate new ideas, and the ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment.  Qualified applicants will have several years of experience in government and/or community outreach, solid ties to Harrisburg and/or south central Pennsylvania, and a strong knowledge of state government, local issues, geography and demographics. Interested parties should e-mail a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to open_positions@casey.senate.gov with the subject line “Regional Manager.”  Absolutely no phone calls or drop-bys, please.  This office is an equal opportunity employer; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.

Caseworker (Palm Desert, CA District Office) – Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA)

Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. of California seeks a Caseworker for his Palm Desert, CA District Office. Successful candidates will have previous experience in social work, familiarity with federal agencies, excellent written and oral communication skills, and be team-oriented. Prior experience working for state or local government is a plus. Candidates with fluency or strong verbal and written proficiency in Spanish are preferred. In addition, strong knowledge or connection with Riverside County and California’s 36th Congressional District is a plus. Availability for evening and weekend assignments maybe required at times.

Caseworkers in the Office of Congressman Ruiz assist constituents by navigating complex casework through federal agencies in areas such as veterans affairs, social security, housing, and immigration. Caseworkers also assess casework and community activities for matters warranting legislative action.

Interested candidates should send their resumes and cover letter to CARuizjobs@mail.house.gov. Please write “Caseworker” in the subject ling of your email message.

Please NO walk-ins, faxes or phone calls. The Office of Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) is an equal opportunity employer. Deadline for applications: Monday, December 12, 2016.

Community Coordinator (Lower East Side District Office) – NYC House Democrat

NYC Member of Congress seeks Community Coordinator for the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Individual will develop strategies to increase outreach to LES and represent the office at public meetings. Ideal candidate should have strong knowledge of LES community. Excellent verbal/written communication skills a plus. E-mail resume to: ny20515@yahoo.com.

District Director (Palm Desert, CA District Office) – Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA)

Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) is seeking applicants for a District Director. The District Director will oversee management and operation of two District offices, serve as a key liaison to local organizations and elected officials, and develop and implement long-term strategic plans. Qualified candidates will demonstrate significant management experience, strong oral and written communications skills , self-motivation and outreach experience to local and state organizations. In addition, qualified candidates with have prior experience in coalition building, a thorough understanding of the federal legislative process and in-depth knowledge of Southern CA. The position requires the ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and the flexibility to work long hours, including nights and weekends. Ties to California’s 36th Congressional District are preferred and the position is based in Palm Desert, CA.

To apply for the District Director position, please send cover letter and resume to CA36DistrictDirectorposition@mail.house.gov with “District Director” in the subject line. Salary commensurate with experience. This is NOT an entry-level position. No phone calls, drop-ins or faxes.

The office is an equal opportunity employer.

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