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Democratic, Representative Mary Cavanagh, Open until filled
Office

Representative Mary Cavanagh

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Mary Cavanagh. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$35,000 - $40,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Matt Koleszar, July 15, 2022
Office

Representative Matt Koleszar

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Matt Koleszar. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$45,000 - $50,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

July 15, 2022

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Bill Sowerby, Open until filled
Office

Representative Bill Sowerby

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Bill Sowerby (District 31). The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$36,000 - $44,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Republican, Representative Bronna Kahle, Open until filled
Office

Representative Bronna Kahle

Caucus

Republican

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Bronna Kahle, with partial hybrid work environment. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required. 

Salary Range

$44,000 - $51,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Republican, Representative Andrew Beeler, Open until filled
Office

Representative Andrew Beeler

Caucus

Republican

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Andrew Beeler. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$35,000 - $40,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Tenisha Yancey, Open until filled
Office

Representative Tenisha Yancey

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Tenisha Yancey. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office. Other responsibilities include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects. Travel to the district is also required weekly Monday and Friday; this will increase in July and August. 

Salary Range

$35,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and have strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills. They must possess excellent oral and written communication and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and have the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision and prioritizing multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Legislative or governmental experience and a bachelor’s degree are preferred, though not required. The preferred applicant is a resident of the Representative’s district. 

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Felicia Brabec, Open until filled
Office

Representative Felicia Brabec

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Felicia Brabec. The Legislative Aide/Policy Services position requires an individual to perform research, and legislative duties, as well maintain positive constituent relationships. Responsibilities include researching and tracking legislation, and preparation of materials for committees, session, and district events. The position requires strong analytical, written and communication skills, office management expertise, and the ability to work under deadlines. The position will also coordinate the Representative’s schedule, and proof and edit correspondence. Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be dependable, professional, detail-oriented and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision or direction, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should also have a bachelor’s degree and must have government experience with an expertise in state issues.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Carol Glanville, Open until filled
Office

Representative Carol Glanville

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Carol Glanville. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$35,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Representative Padma Kuppa, Open until filled
Office

Representative Padma Kuppa

Caucus

Democratic

Description

This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Padma Kuppa. The Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position requires the individual to perform administrative duties, maintain positive relationships with constituents, coordinate the Representative’s schedule, write and track correspondence, and manage the office.  Other responsibilities may include helping plan district events, monitoring major district happenings, writing social media posts, researching policy issues, working on legislative initiatives, and handling special projects.  Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range

$40,000 - $45,000

Minimum Qualifications

The applicant must be professional, resourceful, and possess strong administrative, organizational, and clerical skills.  They must possess excellent oral and written communication, and customer service skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Office and possess the ability to learn other software applications as needed. The applicant needs to be self-motivated, detail-oriented, capable of assuming responsibility without direct supervision, and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.  Legislative or governmental experience as well as a bachelor’s degree is preferred, though not required.

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now
Democratic, Democratic Communications, Open until filled
Office

Democratic Communications

Caucus

Democratic

Description

· Serves as spokesperson for the leader and is the only staff person who appears “on the record”  representing the leader and caucus in the media;

· Identifies and capitalizes on press opportunities for leader and caucus members;

· Coordinates and executes press conferences and media avails, including outreach to outside stakeholders for support and participation;

· Works with communications team to prepare speeches, press releases, op-eds, talking points, and statements for leader and caucus members;

· Serves as an advisor to the leader on matters of media and communications;

· Anticipates, identifies, and troubleshoots issues of concern or significance; exercises discretion to     provide timely information and necessary updates across multiple stakeholders;

· Collaborates and works in cooperation with caucus communications director, who reports to the chief of staff.

Salary Range

$45,000 - $65,000

Minimum Qualifications

· Previous experience serving as a spokesperson;

· Working knowledge of the legislative process and understanding of policy development;

· Existing media relationships and proven ability to build new relationships with media;

· Exceptional writing and editing skills;

· Excellent interpersonal skills;

· Thorough message development experience;

· Strategic issue management;

· Knowledge of the value and relevance of social media;

· Experience in crisis management and/or rapid-response activities.

· Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with a diverse staff and caucus members

· Strong work ethic

· Strong organizational skills

· Ability to meet deadlines

Educational Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism or equivalent experience in the industry; prior journalism experience is a plus. 

Deadline

Open until filled

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

Apply Now

All Michigan House of Representatives employees have a non-tenured, "at will" employment status. It is the policy of the House of Representatives to employ, by the Constitution and applicable federal or state statutes, qualified individuals without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, marital status, height, weight or any other categories or groups protected by law.

The Michigan House of Representatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Michigan law prohibits discrimination based on religion, race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, height, weight, arrest record, disability and other categories protected by law. If an accommodation is needed during the application process, please contact the House Human Resources Office at (517) 373-3069. An individual needing accommodations must notify the employer in writing, within 182 days after the need is known. Persons denied equal opportunity based on these conditions may file a complaint with the Michigan Civil Rights Commission.

The Michigan House of Representatives only accepts resumes for current position vacancies.