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/Constituent Services

Office: Representative LaTanya Garrett

Caucus: Democratic

Description: The office of Representative LaTanya Garrett is currently looking to fill the Legislative Aide/Constituent Services position.  The legislative aide will be responsible for assisting the Member in general office operations including constituent relations, communications, scheduling, and attending a variety of community meetings and events in the district on the Representative’s behalf.  Selected candidates will also be responsible for all communications including responding to emails from the district box, drafting Tributes and certificates, and maintaining an organized filing system to track events and organize policy.  Will also be responsible for helping to plan district coffee hours and town hall meetings.  Assistance in social media, research, and special projects is sometimes required.  Travel to the district may be required, including for attending in-district community events and meetings as necessary.

Salary Range: $28,000 - $32,000 based on experience

Minimum Qualifications:  Applicants must be organized, detail-oriented, and a self-starter.  Strong applicants will have a positive attitude, previous office experience including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, telephone skills, and writing skills.  Knowledge of the legislature is desired but not required.  Applicants should have a writing sample and references on request.

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