Legislative Assistant

Location
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Posted
Nov 20, 2018
Closes
Dec 10, 2018
Employment Status
Full Time

House Research Department

The House Research Department, a nonpartisan legislative research office, serving the entire Minnesota House of Representatives, has one temporary, full-time legislative assistant position available for the 2019 legislative session.  (This position will begin in January and end in mid-May.)

Duties include:  Providing high-quality administrative and support services to the department and assisting with the technical production of bill drafts, amendments, and bill summaries. 

Applicants must have excellent PC skills and knowledge of the Microsoft Word suite.  Ability to learn new software quickly, accuracy, excellent proofing skills, and attention to detail are critical skills for this job.  Typing speed 60 wpm.  In addition to strong organizational skills, applicant must be a self-starter with a responsible work attitude and the ability to prioritize work in order to meet deadlines. Willingness to work with a team and ability to work under pressure are also essential. 

Entry salary: $645.20 per week (up to 40 hours)

(DEADLINE EXTENDED) Monday, December 10, 2018

To be considered, send a cover letter and resume by the end of the business day, Wednesday, December 10, 2018, to:

EMAIL: HRDjobs@house.mn

(Important: Please include the words “Legislative Assistant” in the subject line of email)

FAX: 651-296-9887

US MAIL: Editor/Publications Manager

House Research Department

600 State Office Building

St. Paul MN 55155

Please do not send duplicate applications.

 

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