Oregon State Legislature, House of Representatives
Salem, OR
Monday, January 1, 2018
modest salary
Pay Type: 
Full time, M-F

Rep. Bentz is currently seeking a Legislative Receptionist for the 2018 Legislative Session. The Receptionist position is a full-time, temporary position(s) for the duration of the 2018 Legislative Session (approximately 2 months), starting in mid-January. This position carries a modest salary.

The receptionist works under the supervision of the Representative, providing office support, answering phone calls, sorting emails, running the office door, greeting visitors, filing, doing occasional research, and scheduling appointments for the Representative.

The District Director will supervise and coordinate the activities of the receptionist and office interns.

A bachelor’s degree (OR) an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to demonstrate ability to perform the duties of the position may be considered. Experience as a receptionist/scheduler is required.

This position requires excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as basic research and editorial skills. A successful applicant should have computer skills and excellent communication skills in order to work effectively with legislative staff. Excellent organizational skills are a must. A working knowledge of basic Windows operating systems, specifically Microsoft Outlook, Word, Internet, Excel, etc, are required. Experience organizing and maintaining both computer and paper files is essential.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Consideration of applications will begin immediately, and interviews will be scheduled accordingly with qualified applicants.

Email your cover letter and resume to: Andrea Dominguez (District Director) at rep.cliffbentz@oregonlegislature.gov. Questions concerning the position should be directed to Andrea Dominguez at 541-889-8866.