Thursday, February 06, 2014

Constituent Services Representative Opening - Deadline: February 7, 2014

U.S. House of Representatives Constituent Services Representative Opening

Congressman Adam Smith seeks a Constituent Services Representative to perform casework duties and assist constituent interactions with federal agencies including but not limited to: Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, TriCare, Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, State Department, Transportation Security Administration and the United States Postal Service. This position will also coordinate forums relating to the assigned areas and support other administrative and outreach functions for a positive office environment and proactive customer service to constituents. Exact portfolio to be determined by the needs of the Congressional District and staff expertise.

Prior experience working for Congress or performing casework is preferred. 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 Ninth Congressional District are desired. A valid Washington State Driver’s License is required. Proficiency in Spanish or a second language is a plus.

Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. This office is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary range is $30-35K, dependent on qualifications and experience, with Federal employee benefits.

To be considered, please submit a cover letter and resume with references to no later than 5pm PST on Friday, February 7, 2014 with “CONSTITUENT SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE” in the subject line. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.