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To add a job posting to the GOP Job Bank, please email GOPJobBank@mail.house.gov.  Unless otherwise requested, job postings listed longer than one month will be removed.

Full Time Positions: The GOP Job Bank posts a variety of open positions at the U.S. House of Representatives with Republican Members and Committees. The Job Bank is regularly updated as openings become available. Typical job positions include the below. For more information on them, a description of each is available from the Congressional Management Foundation.

  Chief of Staff     Legislative Director
  Scheduler   Legislative Counsel
  Communications Director   Legislative Assistant
  Press Secretary   Legislative Correspondent
  Press Assistant   District Staff
  Staff Assistant
  Intern 

Internships: An internship in a congressional office is a unique opportunity to gain professional skills in a one-of-a-kind office environment.  Interns build a valuable network of contacts and a step up for future full-time openings on Capitol Hill. The GOP Job Bank posts both full time and part time internships.

Note: Due to the volume of requests received, the office of Conference Secretary Virginia Foxx cannot accept drop-ins or phone calls related to the GOP Job Bank.  No informational interviews will be granted.

Permanent Positions

District Staff Assistant - 5/2/2016
Congressman Sam Johnson is seeking a staff assistant for his district office in Plano, Texas. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: managing the office administrative operations, answering phones, and writing, while handing mail and case management intake procedures. Some community outreach activities are available as well as assisting with constituent education programs.
Qualified applicants will be hard working, self-motivated, organized, and possess excellent communications skills.  Interested candidates should email their cover letter resume to samjohnsoncasework@mail.house.gov with the subject line staff assistant.  No calls or walk-ins please.

Staff Assistant - 4/26/2016
Congressman John Fleming, M.D. of Louisiana is seeking a Staff Assistant to join his Washington, D.C. staff. Well qualified applicants will possess strong interpersonal skills and have an interest in the administrative process. 
Core responsibilities will include answering phones, sorting mail, welcoming constituents and other visitors to the office, providing tours of the Capitol, and assisting staff and the Congressman on a variety of projects. 
Confidence, professionalism, and a strong conservative philosophy required.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to LA04jobs@mail.house.gov,  with "Staff Assistant Position" in the subject line.

Legislative Assistant - 4/22/2016
A fast-paced Republican office is seeking qualified candidates for a legislative assistant (LA) position based in Washington, D.C. 
The position provides support on a range of policy issues including but not limited to armed services, budget, energy, environment/natural resources, financial services, labor, and tax.  Candidates should be politically conservative, be able to think quickly and critically in a very fast paced environment, be able to handle a heavy work load, demonstrate excellent communication and writing skills, and be detail-oriented. 
Previous Hill and/or policy experience in one or several of the relevant issue areas, especially armed services or energy, is preferred.  Ohio ties are preferred but not required.  Qualified individuals should send a cover letter and resume to OHlegislativeassistant2016@mail.house.gov

Staff Assistant/Systems Administrator - 4/20/2016
A fast-paced Republican office is seeking qualified candidates for an entry-level Staff Assistant/Systems Administrator position based in Washington, D.C. 
The position is responsible for a wide range of duties including answering phones, scheduling tours, processing flag requests and assisting with overall constituent services for the office.  Other duties include managing the office’s internship program, performing some office administrative tasks, and doing research and other legislative and/or communications-related tasks as needed. 
Candidates should be politically conservative, have excellent communication and writing skills, be committed to good customer service, and be able to think quickly and manage a heavy work load in a fast-paced office environment. 
Ohio ties are not required, but are strongly preferred.  Qualified individuals should send a cover letter and resume to OHstaffassistant2016@mail.house.gov

Press Secretary - 4/14/2016
Congressman Lamar Smith (TX-21) seeks experienced candidates to fill a press secretary position in his personal office.  The ideal candidate must be a strong writer, have the ability to work under pressure in a fast-pace environment and be able to manage multiple tasks. In addition, the successful candidate must have a keen attention to detail and a strong work ethic.  Primary responsibilities include writing press releases, op-eds, managing social media and the official website.  The individual would also develop and maintain good relationships with district, state and national media. Qualified candidates must have at least two to three years of relevant experience on Capitol Hill. 
Interested candidates who meet these qualifications should submit their resume, cover letter and a writing sample to texasgopjob@gmail.com.

Legislative Correspondent - 4/13/2016
A southern Republican office is seeking a Legislative Correspondent.  Successful candidates will be extremely detail oriented and organized.  Applicants should have a strong work ethic, some Hill experience, an exceptional writing ability, excellent time management skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. 
The Legislative Correspondent will handle all aspects of the office’s mail program.  This includes sorting, batching, drafting letters, writing statements for the record, managing an active 499 program, etc.  Please send cover letter, a writing sample and resume to southernjoblisting@gmail.com.  

Scheduler - 4/12/2016
Texas Republican Member is seeking a scheduler to serve in his Washington, D.C. office. The ideal candidate will be high energy, highly-organized, a proven multi-tasker, detail-orientated, possess strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to work creatively and quickly, be a fast learner and a problem solver.
The Scheduler will manage the Member’s DC schedule. Responsibilities include organizing and tracking invitations, meetings, Committee schedules, speaking engagements, Member travel arrangements, scheduling requests for the Member, and managing the overall day to day schedule.
Candidates must be on call and available to assist the Member after regular business hours. Two years scheduling experience and Texas ties are strongly preferred, but not required .
Please send a resume and cover letter to txgopjobs3@gmail.com.  No calls or drop-ins please.  

Legislative Correspondent- 4/12/2016
Congressman Culberson (TX-7) is seeking a Legislative Correspondent to start immediately. Applicants should demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, be comfortable with managing multiple tasks, and have experience working on deadlines in a high pressure setting. The candidate must have an excellent writing ability.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing a fast-paced constituent mail program, drafting letters, and creating 499’s. The ideal candidate should be a team-player who is also capable of working autonomously on quick deadlines. Strong writing skills and a positive attitude are required. The successful candidate will be proactive, detail oriented, and be able to communicate complex issues in an understandable way.
Interested candidates should email their resume and two writing samples to tx07jobs@mail.house.gov with “LC Opening” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Staff Assistant - 4/7/2016
Pennsylvania Republican seeks a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with exceptional organizational skills and multitasking ability to serve as a Staff Assistant in their Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: general office administrative duties, coordinating intern schedules/activities, and processing tour and flag requests. Prior hill experience is preferred.
Pennsylvania ties are also preferred, but not required. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Brittany Smith at Brittany.Smith@mail.house.gov            

Press Secretary - 4/4/2016
Texas Republican member seeks experienced candidates to fill the press secretary position.  The ideal candidate must be a strong writer, have the ability to work under pressure in a fast-pace environment and be able to manage multiple tasks. In addition, the successful candidate must have a keen attention to detail and a strong work ethic.  Primary responsibilities include writing press releases, op-eds, managing social media and the official website.  The individual would also develop and maintain good relationships with district, state and national media. Qualified candidates must have at least two to three years of relevant experience on Capitol Hill. 
Interested candidates who meet these qualifications should submit their resume and cover letter to texasgopjob@gmail.com.

Press Aide - 4/1/2016
Senior and moderate House Republican from Florida looking to fill a press aide position. General press responsibilities include managing the member's website & social media presence, creating engaging digital media content, drafting op-eds & newsletters, and other communications activities. Candidate must have the ability to work under pressure and respond quickly to simultaneous tight deadlines and media opportunities. Candidates must have a strong work ethic, a keen attention to detail, and the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively. The position requires working flexible hours that include weekends and non-standard business hours.  The position requires strong communication skills and the ability to interact, debate, and communicate effectively in both English and in Spanish. An ideal candidate would strive to think creatively and generate new ideas. Florida ties preferred. Candidate must have a valid driver's license and willingness to participate in transportation duties. Fluency in Spanish required. Please apply to floridapressjob@gmail.com with a cover letter & resume. 

Staff Assistant - 3/31/2016
Midwest Republican seeks an enthusiastic, motivated, and highly organized Staff Assistant for Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include managing front office operations, answering phones, tour and flag requests, supporting the Member’s daily activities, providing assistance to scheduling and legislative teams, and other tasks as assigned. Qualified candidates should be personable and able to work in a fast-paced environment. Applicants should submit cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to Midwest.Hill.Resumes@mail.house.gov by April 8. Please include Staff Assistant in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins.

Staff Assistant - 3/31/2016
Midwest Republican seeks a highly motivated individual with exceptional organizational skills and multitasking ability to serve as a Staff Assistant in their Washington, DC office. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: general office administrative duties, coordinating intern schedules/activities, processing tour and flag requests, and driving the Congressman to official events (car required). Prior hill experience is preferred. Midwest ties are also preferred, but not required. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Abby Camp at Abigail.camp@mail.house.gov            

 Scheduler - Rep. King (R-IA) - 3/21/2016
Congressman Steve King (R-IA) is seeking a Scheduler to serve in his Washington, D.C. office. The candidate must be a staunch, pro-life, pro-traditional marriage Constitutional conservative. The ideal candidate will be high energy, highly-organized, a proven multi-tasker, detail-orientated, possess strong verbal and written communication skills, politically savvy, ability to work creatively and quickly, be a fast learner and a problem solver. The Scheduler will manage the Member’s DC schedule. Responsibilities include organizing and tracking invitations, meetings, Committee schedules, speaking engagements, scheduling requests for the member, and managing the over all day to day schedule. Additional responsibilities include hiring and managing interns. Candidates must be on call and available to assist the Member after regular business hours. Hill experience is favored. Iowa ties are preferred but not required. Please send a resume and cover letter to IA04.Resumes@mail.house.gov with “Congressman Steve King/Scheduler” in the subject line. No calls or drop-ins please.  

Communications Director Position - 3/21/2016
Republican Energy & Commerce Committee member is seeking experienced candidates for the position of Communications Director.  The successful candidate will be a strong writer who understands how to communicate public policy back to the District, as well as in D.C., and can operate in a fast-moving, high-pressure environment.  In addition, the successful candidate must be team oriented and able to work in collaboration with co-workers, as well as the ability to manage multiple tasks.  Primary responsibilities include writing press releases, op-eds, scheduling media outreach, maintaining good relationships with media in the District, state and nationally, and managing social media and the official website all in a timely manner.  Qualified candidates must have at least three years of experience on Capitol Hill, with another government entity, or in the private sector.  Interested candidates who meet these qualifications should submit their resume and cover letter to: GOPComms2016@gmail.com
No calls or walk-ins please.    

Legislative Correspondent/ Staff Assistant - 3/14/2016
Texas Republican seeks an energetic, self-motivated, and organized Legislative Correspondent/Staff Assistant. Applicants should demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, be comfortable with managing multiple tasks, and have experience working on deadline in a high pressure setting. Duties include, but are not limited to: answering phones, coordinating and executing flag and tour requests, managing office intern program, processing and responding to constituent mail, coordinating IT services, and helping with other projects as needed. Applicants should have experience interacting with the public, as well as possess strong writing, communication, and organizational skills. Positive, team-oriented attitude required. Capitol Hill experience preferred. Please email resume and cover letter to Txgopjobs2@gmail.com



Internships

Legislative Internship - 4/22/2016
Nevada Republican seeks a legislative intern for June 2016. Interns will work in a fast-paced Congressional Office, gaining valuable exposure and knowledge of the legislative process and the United States Congress. Intern responsibilities include greeting constituents, handling constituent phone calls, opening and sorting mail, guiding Capitol building tours, and assisting staff with administrative tasks. Interns will also have the opportunity to conduct legislative research, and assist with correspondence, as well as attend Capitol Hill briefings, congressional hearings, receptions, and press events.
Our office is looking for an intern with a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and excellent written and oral communication skills. Successful interns will be self-starters, take and listen to direction, and be willing to work both independently as well as part of a team environment. Applicants should have working knowledge of current events and policy topics, as well as a willingness to do assist with daily office tasks. Nevada ties strongly preferred.
Interns must be able to commit a minimum of three full days a week (9:00am-6:00pm). Students welcome to apply. Those interested please send cover letter, updated resume, and references to emma.benjamin@mail.house.gov.

Fellowship - 4/18/2016
Southwestern Congressman is seeking 3 month paid fellows with a business, hard science or financial background/degree. The position would start this upcoming May.
The ideal candidate will have at minimum a Bachelor’s degree in business (business administration, accounting, international business, etc.), computer science, or engineering. The ideal candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Office Applications, able to work independently as well as in a team, available to work full time, have an attention to detail as well as good writing skills.
The fellow will work with staffers to do research and aid in the development of legislation. The fellow will be conducting research through a variety of sources, drafting memos, attending relevant hearings, and analyzing data and tables from various sources as well as reading and understanding previous legislation.
This three month fellowship will pay a monthly stipend.  The aim of this fellowship is to give promising applicants real life legislative experience, taking creative ideas through the entire legislative process, as well as a chance to network on Capitol Hill.  
If interested – please send your cover letter, 1 writing sample and resume to gopfellowship@gmail.com

Internship - 4/8/2016
Immediate Opening: Pro-Life Republican office is seeking recent graduates for a full-time, paid Congressional internship. The position is to be filled as soon as possible.
Qualified applicants will be hard working, respectful, organized, and possess excellent communication skills. Responsibilities include answering phones and greeting visitors, sorting and recording constituent correspondence, facilitating Capitol tours, attending briefings/hearings, and assisting legislative staff.
Interested candidates should email their resume to david.bean2@mail.house.gov with the subject line “Immediate Opening: Pro-Life GOP Internship”. Resumes must be no more than one page in length.

Internship - 4/5/2016
The office of Congressman David Schweikert (R-AZ) is currently accepting applications for its Washington, D.C. summer internship session. The internship is unpaid. An ideal intern should be motivated, detail oriented, display a strong work ethic, and interact well with constituents.
In addition, applicants should have a strong interest in the legislative process and the function of Congress. Strong ties to the sixth district of Arizona or the state of Arizona are preferred, but not required. Priority is given to current college students, but recent high school graduates with exceptional credentials may be considered.
Internship duties may include conducting Capitol tours, attending policy briefings and congressional hearings, writing constituent correspondence, answering constituent phone calls, and assisting with projects assigned by staff. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and 3 letters of recommendation to Sally Fox at sally.fox@mail.house.gov

Internship - 4/5/2016
Dr. Dan Benishek (R-MI) seeks intern to start immediately in his Washington D.C. office.  Candidates should be self-motivated, well-organized, responsible, dependable, and have excellent oral and written communication skills. This opportunity provides exposure to the legislative process while developing an understanding of how a congressional office operates.  Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering phones, constituent tours, organizing constituent mail, administrative duties, attending briefings, assisting with special projects, and the potential to assist legislative staff with research on various issues. 
This is a great opportunity for college students seeking academic credit.  This position is full-time or part-time. No previous Hill experience necessary. Michigan ties preferred but not necessary.  Please email your cover letter and resume with 3 references to Danielle Branz at danielle.branz@mail.house.gov with “Internship Candidate” in the subject line.

Internship - 4/1/2016
The Office of Congressman Curt Clawson (R-FL) is currently accepting resumes for full-time or part-time interns during the 2016 summer semester (June-August) in its Washington, D.C. location. The ideal candidate will have excellent research and writing skills, be able to multi-task, and interact well with constituents. Interns will have the opportunity to gain experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities include answering the phone, guiding tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative and communications staff on various projects. Internships are unpaid, but the office will fill out any necessary forms for students to receive academic credit.  The ideal candidate would be available at the beginning of June, but we are able to accommodate the candidate's school schedule, if necessary. Please contact Alex.Krueger@mail.house.gov with a resume and one-page writing sample to apply.

Internship - 4/1/2016
The Office of Congressman Joseph R. Pitts (PA-16) is seeking candidates for its Washington D.C. spring internship program who are able to begin immediately and are available for all of April and May.  The internship provides a remarkable experience for students and recent college graduates to contribute to the nation’s political process and to see how Congress works firsthand.  Ideal candidates will have the following:  strong communication and organizational skills, a conservative political philosophy, motivation, an interest in public service, and knowledge of public affairs.  Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, conducting Capitol tours, researching legislation, assisting with mail distribution, and attending hearings and briefings.  Internships are unpaid, but interns will gain invaluable work experience.  Pennsylvania tied are preferred but not required.  Please send a resume, cover letter, and references to PA16internship@gmail.com.  No calls or walk-ins please.

Internship - 3/29/16
The office of Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) is currently seeking applications for our 2016 summer internship program. This position requires greeting guests and constituents, leading Capitol tours, attending hearings, drafting constituent correspondence letters, and assisting in general day to day activities. While unpaid, this position will strengthen your understanding of the legislative process and give you firsthand experience of the operations necessary to run a Congressional office. Qualified candidates will be hard working, possess strong written and oral skills, and have the ability to work in a professional environment. Efficiency in Spanish is preferred but not required. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Sarah.Hodgkins@mail.house.gov.

Internship - 3/29/16
The Washington, DC office of Congressman Paul Gosar (AZ-04) seeks a highly motivated full or part-time intern to begin immediately. Successful candidates will demonstrate that they are organized, detail-oriented, and professional. Strong written and oral communication skills are essential. Intern responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assisting staff with legislative, administrative, constituent relations, and press activities. Interns will: answer phones; sort, distribute, and respond to constituent mail; lead tours of the US Capitol building; attend hearings and briefings; and assist with legislative research.  We are also currently accepting applications for summer internships.
Please send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample(s) to GOPinternshipAZ@gmail.com.

Internship - 3/24/16
The office of a Republican North Carolina Congressman is seeking applicants for a full-time internship starting immediately. The individual should be able to multi-task and be prepared to work in a fast-paced office. Intern responsibilities include greeting constituents, answering phones, attending hearings and briefing, conducting tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence and mail, and working on various projects for the staff as needed. North Carolina ties are encouraged, but not required. In order to apply, interested candidates should send NC.GOP.Internship@gmail.com a resume and cover letter with “Intern Application” in the subject line.

Internship - 3/23/2016
The Office of Congressman Joseph R. Pitts (PA-16) is seeking candidates for the 2016 summer internship program in Washington D.C.  The internship provides a remarkable experience for students and recent college graduates to contribute to the nation’s political process and to see how Congress works firsthand.  Ideal candidates will have the following:  strong communication and organizational skills, a conservative political philosophy, motivation, an interest in public service, and knowledge of public affairs.  Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, conducting Capitol tours, researching legislation, assisting with mail distribution, and attending hearings and briefings.  Internships are unpaid, but interns will gain invaluable work experience.  Pennsylvania tied are preferred but not required.  Please send a resume, cover letter, and references to PA16internship@gmail.com.  No calls or walk-ins please.  

Internship - 3/22/2016
A conservative member of House Republican leadership is currently accepting applications for an open paid internship position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting Capitol tours, researching legislative issues, attending briefings & hearings, and assisting the Member and staff with data management. In addition the applicant should expect to work on special projects related to the Member’s leadership responsibilities. The ideal candidate will possess strong written and oral communication skills, as well as the ability to complete assignments quickly and accurately in a fast-paced office environment. The ideal candidate will also be organized, a self-starter, and able to multi-task efficiently. Full time immediate availability and a commitment to serve from now through early May are required. Any interested candidate should email his or her resume and cover letter to conservative.internship@gmail.com.

Internship - 3/18/2016
The Office of Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) seeks full-time summer interns to begin in mid-May, but we are flexible on a start date. Applicants must be driven and hold strong written and verbal communication skills. Duties include, but are not limited to, performing administrative tasks, attending Congressional hearings, leading Capitol tours, corresponding with constituents, and assisting the legislative staff with research. This is an unpaid internship position, but we are happy to work with the student to receive college credits. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter indicating availability and duration of internship to Andrew Eisenberger at Andrew.Eisenberger@mail.house.gov

Internship - 3/17/2016
Congressman Ted Poe’s office is seeking a temporary, unpaid intern to help out in its Washington, D.C. office until mid-to-late May. Main responsibilities include answering phones, drafting letters, researching legislative issues, attending meetings/hearings as needed and giving tours of the Capitol. Candidates should be self-motivated, enthusiastic, flexible, and have good communication skills, both verbal and written. Candidates interested in gaining experience with the Foreign Affairs and Judiciary committees are encouraged to apply. Texas ties a plus, but not required. Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Michael Edwards at michael.edwards@mail.house.gov.

Internship - 3/16/2016
The Washington office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) seeks candidates for fulltime internships to begin immediately. Applicants should possess strong writing skills, be well organized, generally knowledgeable of legislative and related issues, and be detail-oriented. Main duties include answering telephones, logging constituent calls, giving tours of the Capitol to visitors, and assisting with other administrative tasks. An internship with Rep. Hultgren is not your normal hill internship. Interns are encouraged to take initiative and work with staff to best serve the constituents of Illinois’ 14th Congressional District. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and a resume to IL14.InternCoordinator@mail.house.gov.

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