Michigan House of Representatives

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Anderson House Office Building
124 North Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933

Mailing Address:
House of Representatives
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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Capitol Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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Ph: 517.373.0135

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Legislative Aide/Policy

Office: Representative Rachel Hood

Caucus: Democratic

Description: This is a full-time position in the Lansing office of State Representative Rachel Hood (D-Grand Rapids). The Legislative Aide position with a focus on policy requires an individual to perform research, legislative, and constituent duties. Responsibilities include research and tracking legislation, preparation of materials for legislative committees, session and district events while maintaining positive constituent relations.  The position requires strong analytical, written and communication skills, office management expertise and the ability to work under deadlines. Occasional travel to the district is also required.

Salary Range: $45,000 – $50,000 commensurate with experience

Minimum Qualifications: The applicant must be dependable, customer-service oriented, and professional. Detailed, process-oriented, organized individuals will be successful in fulfilling the role. The ideal individual will have government experience with an expertise in state policy and governance issues.  Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Applicant must also be self-motivated, detail oriented, able to assume responsibilities without direct supervision or direction. 

Deadline: 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

The Michigan House of Representatives accepts resumes for employment only for current position vacancies. Information regarding current position vacancies at the Michigan House of Representatives can also be accessed online at www.house.mi.gov. The position is a non-civil service appointment to state government. All employees of the Michigan House of Representatives are considered "at will".

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, handicap or 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.

E-mail: Human Resources