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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

Scheduler - 7/21/2016
Republican U.S. Senator Ben Sasse seeks experienced scheduler.  The ideal candidate will: be highly-organized, have the ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with a team, be a proven multi-tasker, have careful attention to detail, possess strong verbal and written communications skills, be capable of excelling in a fast-paced environment, and be conscientious, personable, trustworthy, and resourceful.  Responsibilities will include: organizing and tracking invitations, meetings, Committee schedules, speaking engagements, travel arrangements, scheduling requests for the Senator, and managing the day-to-day and long-term schedule.  This is NOT an entry level position.  Previous scheduling experience IS required.  Nebraska ties are a plus.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to GOPSenateScheduler@gmail.com.

Press Secretary - 7/12/2016
Western Republican Senator seeks a self-motivated, problem-solving, idea-generating communicator to serve as press secretary on a proactive communications team. Primary responsibility will be writing press releases, speeches, and additional copy. Candidate must be able to digest complex legislative concepts, craft a compelling message, and produce written content that can be easily understood by busy reporters. Candidate must also be proficient in AP style. Secondary responsibilities will include social media and website management, handling press requests, planning media events, managing press contact lists, and staffing the Senator at press events. Graphic design and/or video editing experience is also a plus. This is NOT an entry level position. Ideal candidate will have experience in both communications and public policy. Capitol Hill and/or campaign experience preferred but not necessary. To apply, please send an email to SenatePress16@gmail.com with your resume and a 400-700 word op-ed from the perspective of a fiscally conservative senator who opposes supplemental Zika funding that is not offset elsewhere in the budget.

Entry Level Foreign Policy Staff Position - 7/11/2016
Senior House Republican from Florida looking to fill an entry level foreign policy staff position.  General responsibilities include: helping manage the Member’s foreign policy priorities specifically within the Western Hemisphere and the Middle East; managing the Member's social media presence, translating press releases and media content, as well as managing and preparing for congressional hearings. Candidates must have the ability to work under pressure and respond quickly to simultaneous tight deadlines and media opportunities. Candidates must have a great work ethic, strong writing skills, and be well organized and possess the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.  The position requires working flexible hours that may 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.  Florida ties preferred, but not required. Fluency in Spanish required.  Please apply to FloridaFAJob@gmail.com with a cover letter & resume.

Staff Assistant - 7/8/2016
Kansas Republican seeks a highly motivated individual with exceptional organizational skills and multitasking ability to serve as a Staff Assistant in their Washington, D.C. office.  This position requires an individual to provide excellent constituent service.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  responding to constituent requests for flags, tours, answering telephone calls, maintaining the front office, and general office administrative duties.  The successful candidate will also assist with the constituent mail process and maintain a limited role in the legislative process. Kansas ties strongly preferred, but not required  Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to ks02resume@mail.house.gov. Please include in your cover letter any connections to Kansas.

Staff Assistant - 6/14/2016
Midwest Republican seeks a highly motivated individual with exceptional organizational skills and multitasking ability to serve as a Staff Assistant in their Washington, D.C. office.  This position requires an individual to provide excellent constituent service.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  responding to constituent requests for flags, tours and other information, answering telephone calls and taking messages, coordinating intern schedules/activities, processing mail, maintaining the front office, and general office administrative duties.  The successful candidate must be courteous and work well in a team environment.  Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to MidWestSAPos@gmail.com.  No calls or walk-ins please.    

Senior Legislative Assistant - 6/14/2016
Congressman John Fleming, M.D. Is seeking an experienced Senior Legislative Assistant to handle a broad portfolio as a part of his Washington, D.C. staff. Minimum of 2 years experience in a previous legislative role. Defense experience desirable, strong conservative philosophy required. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to la04jobs@mail.house.gov with “Senior Legislative Assistant Position” in the subject line.

Press Secretary (NY-Based) - 6/13/2016
Congressman Donovan seeks a Press Secretary whose responsibilities will include: expanding office’s digital presence, including social media and e-mail messaging; assisting the Communications Director in preparing for press conferences and interviews; and drafting press releases and other communications material. Ideal applicant would have superb writing skills, web and digital media skills, and ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously. Applicant should have desire to grow and take on added responsibilities.  Send resume and writing sample to pat.ryan@mail.house.gov.  Salary commensurate with experience.

Press Secretary – 6/10/2016
The House Committee on Homeland Security, Majority Staff, is seeking candidates to fill a vacancy for Press Secretary in the Committee’s Press Office. Candidate must have 5-7 years of communications/press experience, preferably some of it on the Hill; experience in message development; ability to operate quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment under pressure, with tight deadlines; excellent organization and time management skills; must be team oriented. Duties: Work with national and regional print media; field inquires; pitch stories; arrange interviews with the Chairman; arrange background interviews with staff; draft quotes from the Chairman; oversee all communications aspects, plans, strategies for the Chairman’s cyber Commission; team lead on talking points (on all topics, not just cyber). Writing, editing, statements, news releases, etc.; placing op-eds, and some speeches. Please send resumes to Resumes.CHS@mail.house.gov.

Press Aide - 6/2/2016
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 - including writing and translating.  Please apply to floridapressjob@gmail.com with a cover letter & resume.

Full Committee Staff Counsel - 5/27/2016
The House Committee on Homeland Security is accepting applications for the position of Full Committee Staff Counsel.  Ideal candidates will have prior Hill experience, and a keen understanding of the legislative process and Hill procedure (parliamentary experience will be a significant plus).  The Staff Counsel will be responsible for assisting in the drafting of Committee bills and shepherding those bills through introduction, markup, and Floor consideration. He or she will also conduct legal research and analysis, assist with special projects, and brief both staff and Members of Congress. Essential qualities include a desire to take initiative, the ability to deliver high-quality products on tight deadlines, and poise under pressure.  As part of the Committee’s Legal Team, the Staff Counsel must be a team player who is eager to develop new skills, further common goals, and contribute to a positive, energetic environment.  Please submit resume, cover letter, and a legal writing sample to Resumes.CHS@mail.house.gov.

Legislative Assistant/Legislative Correspondent - 5/17/2016
Southern Republican office is seeking qualified candidates for a Legislative Assistant/Correspondent position based in Washington, DC.  Applicants must possess a strong work ethic, exceptional writing skills, and knowledge of the legislative process.  This position will provide support on a wide range of policy issues, but focus will be on appropriations, flood insurance and other Gulf Coast issues.  Previous experience handling these issues is strongly preferred.  An ideal candidate should be organized, detail-orientated, and a proven multi-tasker.  Qualified candidates must have at least one-year of relevant Capitol Hill experience (no interns). Please send resumes to GulfCoastLA@gmail.com.


Internships

Rep. Doug Lamborn (CO-05) - 7/21/2016
Congressman Doug Lamborn seeks a responsible, focused, self-motivated, enthusiastic, and organized Intern to start immediately. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.  Although internships are unpaid positions, interns are treated as full participants in the Congressional office.   Duties will include, but are not limited to: answering phones, processing mail, researching issues, drafting correspondence, attending hearings and briefings, and maintaining the front office. Strong conservative values, writing and effective communication skills, as well as the ability to multi-task, are necessary. Current students are especially encouraged to apply. If you are interested, e-mail a resume and cover letter to co05internship@mail.house.gov.

California Republican - 7/20/2016
California Republican seeks qualified applicants for a paid internship in Washington, DC office. Duties include, but are not limited to, answering phones, logging and drafting constituent correspondence, assisting Communications Director with daily news clips, and conducting research for legislative staff. The ideal candidate must be energetic, a self-starter, exhibit strong oral and written communications skills,  and possess proficient research abilities.  California ties a plus but not required. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to CARepublicanjobs@gmail.com

Rep. Steve Womack (AR-03) - 7/19/2016
Congressman Steve Womack is currently seeking hard-working interns in his Washington, D.C. office for August through December 2016.  Interns will work closely with Congressman Womack’s staff and constituents while learning the inner workings of the United States Congress and about issues affecting Arkansans.  Duties include, but are not limited to, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, sorting constituent mail, answering phones, attending hearings and briefings, and assisting staff members.  Congressman Womack is a member of the Appropriations Committee, and serves on the Defense, Financial Services and General Government, and Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies subcommittees.  He also sits on the Budget Committee.  Arkansas ties are preferred, but not required.  Start and end dates are flexible.  Any interested candidates should send a current resume and cover letter to katie.morley@mail.house.gov

Rep. Bruce Westerman (AR-04) - 7/19/2016
The office of Congressman Bruce Westerman is looking for interns for the 2016 Fall semester (August 22nd-December 16th) in our Washington, D.C. office. We are seeking highly qualified candidates that are motivated, detail-oriented, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, be able to multi-task and interact well with constituents. Interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative and communication staff on various projects. Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Arkansas ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Jordan Garcia at Jordan.garcia@mail.house.gov

Rep. Joseph Pitts (PA-16) - 7/19/2016
The Office of Congressman Joseph R. Pitts is seeking candidates for its Washington D.C. internship program who are available from mid- or late-August to early December.  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 ties are preferred but not required.  Please send a resume, cover letter, and references to PA16internship@gmail.com.  No calls or walk-ins please.

Rep. Dan Donovan (NY-11) - 7/18/2016
The Washington, D.C. office of Congressman Dan Donovan is seeking applications for full- or part-time, unpaid interns for the Fall semester. The internship is scheduled to run from late-August/early September to early December, but the months of the internship can vary depending on the availability or school schedule of the applicant, if need be. Applicants must be willing to work at least two full days a week. Candidates should possess interest in the legislative process, excellent organizational and communication skills, and attention to detail. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, talking with constituents, scheduling and giving tours of the U.S. Capitol, attending and summarizing briefings and hearings for legislative staff, and supporting the office with any additional duties. Interested candidates should email a current resume and a list of three references, with the subject line “Fall Internship” to NY11Resumes@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Curt Clawson (FL-19) - 7/18/2016
The Office of Congressman Curt Clawson is looking for full-time or part-time interns for the 2016 fall semester (August-December) 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.  Ideally, the candidate would be available on Monday – Friday 8:30 – 5:30, but we are able to accommodate the candidate's school schedule, if necessary.  To apply please submit your resume and one page writing sample to Jordan.Bonfitto@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Mike Coffman (CO-06) - 7/18/2016
Congressman Coffman seeks hard-working, enthusiastic legislative interns for the Fall 2016 semester in his Washington, DC office. Interns are responsible for: giving tours of the U.S. Capitol, answering constituent calls, sorting constituent correspondence, assisting legislative staff with research and writing, processing U.S. flag requests, attending Congressional briefings and hearings, and attending events with the Congressman as necessary. Applicants should have strong written and oral communication skills, exceptional interpersonal skills, and have demonstrable interest in public policy and government. Attractive applicants will have completed at least 60 credit hours of undergraduate coursework. Those with Colorado ties and professional proficiency in Spanish are encouraged to apply.  Applicants should be aware that this is an unpaid internship that tentatively lasts from January through May 2016. To apply, please visit: http://coffman.house.gov/services/internships .

Rep. Mimi Walters (CA-45) - 7/18/2016
Rep. Mimi Walters is looking to fill internship positions in her Washington, DC office running from September – December 2016. Candidates should be motivated, detail-oriented, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, and must be able to interact well with constituents in person and over the phone. Interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. In the DC office, responsibilities will include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative and communication staff on various projects. Internships are unpaid, but the office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. CA ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should fill out an application at https://walters.house.gov/services/internships

Rep. Steve Chabot (OH-01) - 7/14/2016
Congressman Steve Chabot is seeking unpaid interns for the fall 2016 semester. Interns are responsible for answering phones, sorting constituent mail, giving tours of the US Capitol building, and processing flag and tour requests. Interns will have the opportunity to enrich their understanding of public policy by attending hearings and briefings as well as researching and drafting constituent correspondence. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, a self-starter, and a team player who works well under pressure and has strong attention to detail, a positive attitude, and a courteous demeanor.  Academic credit is available. Internships usually run from late August till early December, however start and end dates are flexible. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to Mark Erste, Jr. at mark.erste2@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Tom Emmer (MN-06) - 7/14/2016
The Office of Congressman Tom Emmer is currently seeking full-time and part-time interns for the fall of 2016 in Washington, D.C. Interns will have the opportunity to actively engage in the legislative process on a daily basis. Congressional interns play a vital role in assisting Congressman Emmer and his staff.  Intern responsibilities include conducting research on current legislation for the Member and legislative staff, answering phones, attending hearings and briefings, and answering constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions and opportunities of a congressional office.  This internship is a unique experience because of the extensive networking opportunities, access to our country’s most influential political leaders, as well as being able to live and work in our nation’s capital. Interested applicants should send their cover letters and resumes to jessica.schrimp@mail.house.gov with “Fall Internship” in the subject line. Internship start date is flexible.

Rep. Vern Buchanan (FL-16) - 7/13/2016
Congressman Vern Buchanan (R-FL-16) has full-time and part-time, unpaid internships available for the fall session (August - December) in his Washington, DC office. Duties include but are not limited to answering telephones, greeting visitors, conducting tours of the Capitol, researching legislative issues and writing letters. There will also be opportunities to experience Washington DC and attend briefings, classes and hearings.  Qualified candidates should possess excellent organizational and communication skills, should have a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic. Although internships are unpaid, our office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university.  All interested individuals should submit a resume to sheila.heiman@mail.house.gov with “2016 Fall Internship” in the subject line. Include in your cover letter why you would like to intern for Congressman Buchanan’s Washington Office, why you believe you are qualified, and your availability. Potential candidates will be contacted via email.

Fellowship - 7/13/2016
Southwestern Congressman is seeking 3 month paid fellows with a business, hard science or financial background/degree. The position would start this upcoming August. 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.

Pro-Life GOP Internship - 7/13/2016
Pro-life conservative congressman is seeking a full-time, paid intern for Fall 2016 to start on August 12th. Ideal candidates are strong conservatives with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Previous House-side Hill experience is strongly preferred, but not required. Responsibilities include answering phones and greeting visitors, sorting mail, facilitating Capitol tours, attending meetings/hearings, and assisting legislative staff. Interested candidates should email their resume to gop160812internship@gmail.com with the subject line “August 12 Internship Application”. 

Rep. Dave Joyce (OH-14) - 7/12/2016
Rep. Dave Joyce is now accepting applications for internships for Fall 2016. Our internship program offers individuals experience with the legislative process and many other functions of a congressional office. Interns’ responsibilities will vary from day to day, but typical tasks include answering phones, attending hearings or briefings, drafting letters to constituents on various issues before the House, and researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff. Hours can be flexible to accommodate hectic course schedules and other commitments, but generally run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To apply to our internship program, please fill out the application on our website (www.joyce.house.gov).

Rep. Steve Pearce (NM-02) - 7/12/2016
Office of Congressman Pearce seeking Fall Semester 2016 unpaid intern to begin as soon as possible.  A congressional internship can be a great opportunity to witness firsthand the fast-paced environment of congressional processes. In my Washington, DC office, internships run throughout the fall, spring or summer semesters for college students. Although all internships in all offices are unpaid, students gain invaluable work experience. The hours are flexible to accommodate students' hectic course schedules, but generally run 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. when Congress is in session, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. when not in session.  In Washington, interns' responsibilities will vary. They will be asked to answer phones, run errands, research legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attend hearings and briefings and answer constituent letters on various issues before the House. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.  In order to submit your candidacy for our internship program, please send a resume, cover letter, and 2-3 references via email to Pearce.Resumes@mail.house.gov

House Budget Committee, Majority Staff - 7/12/2016
The Majority Staff of the House Budget Committee is currently accepting applications for Fall 2016 Policy Interns. We are seeking dependable, politically conservative and professional individuals with a positive attitude and strong work ethic. As an intern with the Committee, you will provide vital support by assisting staff in assignments that include but not limited to: compiling daily budget news clips, sorting and processing mail, answering the phones, assembling reference material, administrative support, and special policy based projects. Full and part-time positions are available. College students pursuing a Political Science and/or Economics major, or those interested in government, are encouraged to apply. Recent graduates are also welcome to apply. Course credit may be available through your school. The deadline to apply is July 25, 2016. Late and incomplete application packets will not be considered. Applicants should email their resume, cover letter, one page writing sample and completed application to budget.interns@mail.house.gov. Please visit budget.house.gov for the application and more information. Paid internships are available to any student working full time and who is not receiving course credit.

House Budget Committee, Majority Staff - 7/12/2016
The Majority Staff of the House Budget Committee is currently accepting applications for a full time Fall 2016 Legal Intern. We are seeking a dependable and professional individual with a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and interest in the legislative process. As an intern with the Committee, you will provide vital support by assisting staff in assignments that include: legislative and legal research, assembling reference material, assisting with drafting Committee documents, meeting/hearing preparation, administrative support, and special projects. Course credit may be available through your school. Please note this position is only open to current law students. The deadline to apply is July 25, 2016. Applicants should email their resume, cover letter, two to three page writing sample and completed application to budget.interns@mail.house.gov. Late and incomplete application packets will not be considered. Please visit budget.house.gov for the application and more information. A monthly stipend is available to any student working full time and not receiving course credit. 

Rep. Jim Renacci (OH-16) - 7/12/2016
The Office of Congressman Jim Renacci seeks full time intern starting in the beginning of August 2016. Responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to, answering phone calls, assisting with the mail program, providing constituent tours, attending various briefings, and providing research for the legislative staff. Qualified candidates will have exceptional writing skills, strong communication skills, ability to work in a fast paced working environment, and have an interest in learning more about the legislative process. Send a resume and a cover letter to Stephen.Hostelley@mail.house.gov. Ohio candidates are strongly preferred.

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (IL-16) - 7/11/2016
Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL) is looking for unpaid interns in his Washington, DC office for the 2016 Fall semester.  Interns will observe the inner workings of a Congressional office while gaining firsthand knowledge of the legislative process.  Responsibilities include leading Capitol tours, answering phones, greeting constituents, assisting staff with legislative projects, and attending briefings and hearings.  Ideal candidates should have a strong work ethic, be energetic and engaging, and possess a positive attitude.   Candidates with Illinois ties are encouraged to apply.  Please send resume and cover letter (with availability) to internsIL16@gmail.com.

House Republican Caucus - 7/7/2016
The House Republican Conference, a Republican Leadership office, is seeking Communications and Creative Interns for Fall 2016. Interns will work side-by-side with full time communication, digital, and creative staff within the House Republican Conference. The communications division plays a key role in the development and implementation of the comprehensive public messaging strategy for all Republican Members in the House and for Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers.  Interns focus on supporting a team whose key mission is to convert broad messaging themes into tactical, innovative communications activities and products that engage, promote, and equip all Members of the Conference and the Chair.  Our team is a fast-paced work environment driven to create cutting-edge communications for diverse audiences.  Creative collaboration and innovation are two of our most prized values. Responsibilities include assisting with the running of weekly press conferences, digital and social media support, administrative responsibilities, assisting in studio management, interacting with members, and other tasks as required. Ideal candidates will possess strong written and oral communication skills, have a friendly customer service attitude, with prior communication experience or expertise preferred. Applicants should be detail-oriented and friendly, as well as be able to successfully manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced, professional environment. This position is unpaid. Washington State ties are a plus, but not required. If interested, please send resume, cover letter, and writing samples to jared.powell@mail.house.gov

Rep. Barbara Comstock (VA-10) - 7/7/2016
The Office of Congresswoman Barbara Comstock is seeking applicants for Capitol Hill Office internship positions.  These internships are available on either a full-time or part-time basis.  Qualified candidates will be highly organized, responsible, outgoing, and ready to work in a fast paced environment.  Daily duties will include assisting staff, answering phones, giving tours of the Capitol Building, legislative research projects, administrative projects, and attending hearings and briefings for legislative staff. All interested applicants should e-mail their resume and cover letter to Nicole Tardif at Nicole.Tardif@mail.house.gov  

Rep. Barbara Comstock (VA-10) 7/7/2016
The Office of Congresswoman Barbara Comstock is seeking applicants for District Office Internship positions. Located in Sterling, Virginia, district office internships are available on either a full-time or part-time basis. Qualified candidates will be highly organized, responsible, outgoing, and ready to work in a fast paced environment. Daily duties include: assisting at mobile office hours, answering phones, helping with casework intake, and a variety of research projects. All interested applications should e-mail their resume and cover letter to Nicole Tardif at Nicole.Tardif@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Bruce Poliquin (ME-02) - 7/6/2016
Congressman Poliquin is currently looking for interns for Fall 2016.  Internships in the Washington, D.C., office offer students and young professionals invaluable experience with the legislative process. Interns work side by side with experienced full-time staff, and play an integral part in the daily operations of the office. A typical day for our interns includes welcoming folks to the office, researching legislation for the Congressman and policy staff, and answering constituent calls and letters on various issues before the House. How to Apply: Please forward a resume and cover letter to: Poliquin.internship@mail.house.gov

Rep. Sam Graves (MO-06) - 7/5/2016
The Office of Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06) is currently accepting applications for his Fall 2016 internship program in his Washington, D.C. office. The office is seeking highly qualified candidates who are motivated, detail-oriented, and personable.  Ideal candidates must be able to multi-task, have outstanding oral and written communication skills, and a desire to learn about the legislative process. Interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the different career opportunities, and attend briefings of interest. Responsibilities will include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the staff on various projects. Missouri or Midwestern ties are preferred. Interested candidates should email a resume to Celia.Glassman@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Rodney Davis (IL-13) - 7/5/2016
Congressman Rodney Davis’s office is looking for applicants for unpaid Congressional internship positions.  These internships are available on either a full-time or part-time basis.  Qualified candidates will be highly organized, prompt, responsible, and ready to work in a fast paced environment.  Strong oral and communication skills are a must.  Daily duties will include assisting staff, answering phones, organizing mail, giving tours of the Capitol Building, and attending hearings and briefings for legislative staff.  Interns will gain valuable Capitol Hill experience and further their understanding of the legislative process.  All interested applicants should e-mail their resume and/or cover letter to Brittany Randall at brittany.randall@mail.house.gov

Rep. Tim Walberg (MI-07) - 6/29/2016
Congressman Tim Walberg (MI-07) is currently seeking part-time or full-time legislative interns for fall of 2016 in the Washington D.C. office. Although internships are unpaid, the office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Interns will work in a fast-paced Capitol Hill office, gaining valuable exposure and knowledge of the legislative process and the U.S. Congress. Interns will be asked to assist with a variety of legislative and constituent service projects; including: conducting legislative research, attend congressional hearings, data entry, track daily communications, lead visitors on tours of the United States Capitol, and other legislative projects. Applicants should have a strong work ethic and the ability to work courteously in a team environment. Michigan ties are preferred. Interested candidates should send their resume, cover letter and a short writing sample to Alyssa.anderson@mail.house.gov Please include your approximate dates of availability.

Rep. Glenn Grothman (WI-06) - 6/29/2016
The Office of Congressman Glenn Grothman (WI-06) is currently seeking full-time interns for fall of 2016 in the Washington D.C. office. Ideal candidates would be professional, dependable and possess strong writing and communication skills. Responsibilities include answering phones, constituent correspondence, Capitol tours and other legislative projects. Internships are unpaid, but serve to provide professional and educational value to participants. The office is flexible in allowing interns to attend hearings and briefings, as well as work with Legislative Assistants on issues of their interest. Candidates must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment and be interested in learning more about the legislative process. Wisconsin ties preferred, but not required.  Interested applicants should send resume, cover letter and availability to wi06resumes@gmail.com.   

Rep. French Hill (AR-02) - 6/28/2016
Congressman French Hill (AR-02) has available immediately full-time and part-time press internships in his Washington, D.C. office. Interns will work in a fast-paced Capitol Hill office, gaining valuable exposure and knowledge of the communications process and the U.S. Congress.  Intern responsibilities include working directly with our communications team, greeting constituents, answering constituent phone calls, opening and sorting mail, guiding U.S. Capitol building tours, and assisting staff with administrative tasks. Interns also will have the opportunity to conduct legislative research and assist with correspondence, as well as attend Capitol Hill briefings, congressional hearings, and press events.  Successful interns will be self-starters, take and listen to direction, and be able to work both independently and as part of a team.  Successful intern candidates will demonstrate a positive attitude, strong work ethic, dedication to constituent service, and excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates also should have a working knowledge of current events and policy topics along with social media and other communications experience.  Arkansas ties are strongly preferred.  Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to ar02.applications@mail.house.gov.

Rep. French Hill (AR-02) - 6/28/2016
Congressman French Hill (AR-02) has available immediately full-time and part-time legislative internships in his Washington, D.C. office. Interns will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced Capitol Hill office, gaining valuable exposure and knowledge of the legislative process and the U.S. Congress.  Intern responsibilities include greeting constituents, answering constituent phone calls, opening and sorting mail, guiding U.S. Capitol building tours, and assisting staff with administrative tasks. Interns also will have the opportunity to conduct legislative research and assist with correspondence, as well as attend Capitol Hill briefings, congressional hearings, and press events.  Successful interns will be self-starters, take and listen to direction, and be able to work both independently and as part of a team.  Successful intern candidates will demonstrate a positive attitude, strong work ethic, dedication to constituent service, and excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates also should have a working knowledge of current events and policy topics. Social media and other communications experience are a plus, and Arkansas ties are strongly preferred.  Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to ar02.applications@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Patrick Meehan (PA-07) - 6/28/2016
The Washington DC office of Congressman Patrick Meehan is currently accepting intern applications for Fall 2016. Intern responsibilities include researching legislation for the Member and legislative staff, attending hearings and briefings, answering phones, day to day office duties, and answering constituent letters on various issues before the House of Representatives. As a result, interns learn about the legislative process and the many other functions of a congressional office.   The hours are flexible, but generally run 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM when Congress is in session, and 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM when not in session. Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to MeehanDCIntern@gmail.com. The deadline to apply is July 29, 2016. Ties to Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District are preferred, but not required.

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) - 6/27/2016
The office of Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) is currently seeking applications for our fall internship program running from September 2016 through the beginning of December. 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. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Sarah.Hodgkins@mail.house.gov

Rep. Steve Stivers (OH-15) - 6/27/2016
The Washington, DC office of Congressman Steve Stivers (OH-15) is currently accepting applications for unpaid interns for Fall 2016. Intern responsibilities include answering phones, facilitating tours of the Capitol to visiting 15th District constituents, greeting office visitors, drafting letters, researching legislative issues and attending meetings and hearings as needed. Interested candidates must be professional, reliable, self-motivated, flexible, possess strong written and verbal communications skills and be team players. Candidates with Ohio ties are highly encouraged to apply. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to tim.alford@mail.house.gov with “Fall Internship” in the subject line. Internship start date is flexible.

Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) - 6/20/2016
The office of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) is seeking a full-time communications intern for her Washington D.C. office for the fall of 2016. Ideal candidate must possess strong writing skills, be detail-oriented and professional. Intern will work directly with the communications director and members of the media. Responsibilities would include writing releases, monitoring social media and developing media strategies.  Position is unpaid and serves to provide professional and educational value to participants. Office is flexible in allowing intern to attend hearings and briefings as well as work with LA’s on issues of their interest. Potential applicants must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment and be interested in learning more about the legislative process. Candidates with photography and graphic design experience strongly encouraged to apply.  Please send resume and cover letter to internship.in02@gmail.com with “Communications Intern” in the subject line. Please include your approximate dates of availability.  No phone calls, please.

Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-02) - 6/20/2016
The office of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) is seeking a full-time legislative intern for her Washington D.C. office for the fall of 2016. Ideal candidate would be professional, dependable and possess a strong work ethic and writing skills. Responsibilities include phone assistance, constituent correspondence, Capitol tours and other legislative projects. Positions are unpaid and serve to provide professional and educational value to participants. Office is flexible in allowing interns to attend hearings and briefings as well as work with LA’s on issues of their interest. Candidates must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment and be interested in learning more about the legislative process.  Please send resume and cover letter to internship.in02@gmail.com with “Legislative Intern” in the subject line. Please include your approximate dates of availability.  No phone calls, please.

Rep. Bruce Westerman (AR-04) - 6/14/2016
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) is currently accepting applications for his Summer II 2016 internship program in his Washington, D.C. office. He is seeking highly qualified candidates who are motivated, detail-oriented, and personable. The ideal candidates will have excellent research and writing abilities, be able to multi-task and interact well with constituents. Interns will have the opportunity to experience working on Capitol Hill, learn about the legislative process, and attend briefings of interest. In the DC office, responsibilities will include answering the phone, giving tours of the Capitol, assisting with constituent correspondence, and supporting the legislative and communication staff on various projects. Although internships are unpaid, the office is happy to fill out any necessary forms for students to receive credit at their respective college or university. Arkansas ties are preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to Jordan.Garcia@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Roger Williams (TX-25) - 6/8/2016
Congressman Roger Williams (TX-25)  is currently seeking candidates for a full-time, unpaid Fall 2016 Congressional Internship in his Washington, D.C. office. He is seeking highly motivated candidates with a strong work ethic and positive attitude. The Washington, D.C. internship offers students and young professionals an invaluable experience with the legislative process and day-to-day duties of a Congressional office. Interns work side-by-side with experienced legislative and press staff, and play an integral part in the daily operations of the office. A typical day for our interns includes welcoming folks to the office and leading Capitol tours, researching legislation for the Congressman and policy staff, drafting press releases, as well as answering constituent calls and letters on various issues before the House. In order to apply, please forward a resume and cover letter to hanna.allred@mail.house.gov by July 31, 2016.

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (CA-48) - 6/7/2016
The Office of Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) seeks a full-time intern to begin in mid-August or early September for the fall semester. 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: Andrew.Eisenberger@mail.house.gov.

Rep. Bill Johnson (OH-06) - 6/7/2016
The office of Congressman Bill Johnson (R-OH) is currently seeking highly motivated and organized applicants for a full or part-time unpaid internship for the 2016 fall internship program. The internship is scheduled to run from August 29 to December 16. Candidates should possess interest in the legislative process, excellent communication skills, and attention to detail. Responsibilities will mostly include, but are not limited to: answering phones, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, attending and summarizing hearings and/or briefings for legislative staff, and performing various administrative tasks. Ohio ties are preferred, but are not required. The months of the internship may vary depending on the availability or school schedule of the applicant. If interested, please send a resume and cover letter to intern.oh06@gmail.com with "2016 Fall Internship" in the subject line. No phone calls or walk-ins will be accepted.

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