Legal Staff Assistant 225180
The Secretary of the Senate is seeking a Legal Staff Assistant. This is administrative work providing support to attorneys, paralegals, and litigation secretaries and providing general office support in a legal environment for the Office of Senate Chief Counsel for Employment (SCCE). Work includes greeting and assisting clients and visitors, including Senators and their staff; monitoring and answering main office phone lines; filing documents with D.C. federal courts in accordance with statutory provisions; delivering and picking up legal documents in the D.C. metro area; coordinating the scheduling and preparation of seminars; operating audio-visual (AV) equipment at seminars; tracking and reporting SCCE website traffic; maintaining the office’s law library, including periodic loose-leaf updates and volume replacement; shredding documents; and other duties as assigned. Work is bound by Secretary of the Senate policies and procedures; the U.S. Senate Handbook; and the Senate Ethics Manual, but requires independent judgment in setting priorities and handling assignments. This is a NONPARTISAN position in a NONPARTISAN office. The complete vacancy announcement and application may be found on the Employment link of Webster or https://www.senate.gov/visiting/employment.htm under the Secretary of the Senate. Please submit your application, resume and cover letter by 11:59 pm, July 17, 2019. Late applications will not be accepted.