Committee Page (Temporary)

This posting will be used to fill multiple Committee Page positions within the Senate Front Desk office.

Salary: $18.49/hour + holiday pay

Reports To: First Assistant Secretary of the Senate

This position will be onsite in the Minnesota Senate Building and Capitol.

This is a nonpartisan position, and the expectation is that the successful candidate will remain free from party affiliation, bias, or designation the duration of the appointment.

This position is open to all qualified job seekers.

This job will remain posted until filled. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Position Summary

The Committee Page will assist the Senate Chamber Front Desk and Committees while performing a variety of administrative duties, which may include assisting with correspondence, floor sessions, setup and taping of meetings, etc.

During Legislative Session this position will be expected to work longer hours.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist the Senate Chamber Front Desk with floor sessions by distributing bills onto the Senate floor.
  • Promptly assist Senators and staff during floor sessions and committee hearings.
  • Assist with errands throughout the Capitol Complex for Committee Members and staff.
  • Assist Committee Legislative Assistant in preparation of materials for meetings.
  • Electronically tapes meetings.
  • Distribute materials and clean up after meetings and sessions.

Minimum Qualifications

High school or college graduate.

In addition to the qualifications listed above, applicants must have the skills to:

  • Communicate effectively with Senate staff and members.
  • Work independently and as a team member.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of the Legislative process.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Excel)

Why work for the Minnesota Senate?

The Minnesota Senate offers benefits for temporary employees including:

  • Holiday pay
  • Optional retirement accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Application Details

How to Apply?

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