Congressman John Larson seeks a Staff Assistant for his East Hartford, office.
- Managing the front office
- Welcoming office visitors
- Supervising interns
- Organizing incoming mail and phone messages
- Providing general administrative support to the office
- Other duties as assigned
The position requires strong written and oral communication skills, attention to detail, along with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. While not required, fluency in Spanish is a plus.
Salary is commensurate with experience. The benefits package includes health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement benefits, transit or parking benefits, 18 days of paid vacation, and 12 weeks of paid FMLA. Student loan repayment is also available.
The office is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, minorities, and LGBTQ candidates to apply. Please submit resume, cover letter, one short writing sample (one page max), and two references to ct01SA@mail.house.gov with “District Staff Assistant – [your last name]” in the subject line. Please send all materials in ONE PDF. No calls or drop-ins, please. The deadline to apply is April 16, 2023 with applications considered on a rolling basis.