Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program

Legislative Branch Concord, NH
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

This position is limited to veterans desiring to serve a two-year paid Congressional Fellowship as part of the House of Representatives Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program. Selected Fellows will work directly for a Member of Congress as part of their office staff. Fellowships are located in either a Congressional District office or in Washington, D.C.

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Responsibilities

Duties will vary depending upon the specific requirements of each Member office. Said duties may include, but are not limited to: working as a constituent services representative helping local constituents resolve issues with federal agencies; serving as a liaison to local Veterans Service Organizations (VSO); attending local events and meetings on behalf of your Member of Congress; and performing legislative work. Specific duties for each Member office will be discussed during the interview process.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - This position my require occasional travel.

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

05

Who May Apply This job is open to… Veterans meeting ALL the following requirements:

* Honorably discharged;

* Released from active duty within the last five years;

* Pay grades at or below E-5 or O-3;

* 20% or greater service connected disability rating; and

* Purple Heart recipients are exempt from the service connected disability rating requirement.

Veterans who are in receipt of a 20-year or Temporary Early Retirement Authorization (TERA) retirement are not eligible for the program. No waivers will be granted.

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* Job family (Series)

0301 Miscellaneous Administration And Program

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

Excellent communication and organizational skills.

Qualifications

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