Congresswoman Kim Schrier seeks a Staff Assistant to greet visitors, answer the telephone, and respond to constituent requests for general information and other inquiries. This position also monitors delivery and pickup of materials, maintains the front office, and assists with various administrative and legislative duties. This position will also assist field representatives to coordinate forums and support other administrative and outreach functions for a positive office environment and proactive customer service to constituents.
Candidates should demonstrate a professional manner; excellent oral and written communication skills; thoroughness and careful attention to detail; ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment; ability to work cooperatively and courteously with others in a fast-paced office; knowledge of federal agencies and the political process; a strong commitment to public service.
Ties to and knowledge of the Eighth Congressional District are desired. A valid Washington State Driver’s License and access to a reliable vehicle is required. Proficiency in a second language is a plus. This office is an equal opportunity employer. Salary range is $35,000+, dependent on qualifications and experience, with Federal employee benefits.
To be considered, please submit a cover letter and resume with references to WA08Resumes@gmail.com with “STAFF ASSISTANT” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.