Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Staff Assistant

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-192-17

Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Closing Date: August 6, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Commensurate with experience

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

Republican office seeks a motivated individual for the role of Staff Assistant. Responsibilities include greeting visitors, answering phones, scheduling and leading tours, and responding to constituent requests for general information and other inquiries. This position requires oversight in maintaining the front office and assisting with various administrative duties. The Staff Assistant must maintain a good relationship with the Member, staff, and constituents. He or she must be willing accept performance based criticism and direction while working well under pressure. As with any job on Capitol Hill, the applicant must be open to having a flexible schedule. Salary is commensurate with experience. Previous Hill experience and ties to Virginia preferred but not required. Please send cover letter, résumé, and any recommendations to No phone calls or drop-ins please.