Committee Clerk (Secretary)

MAINE STATE LEGISLATURE   Augusta, ME   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on November 5, 2022

Committee Clerk (Secretary) Maine State Legislature Augusta, Maine The Maine Legislature is seeking applicants for Committee Clerk for the upcoming legislative session. This assignment is for a limited period, approximately January 3, 2023 through late-May 2023. Committee Clerks typically work full time plus frequent overtime during the legislative session. Work must be performed in a nonpartisan manner and partisan political activity restrictions apply during the legislative session. This position works on-site at the Augusta, Maine State House. Ideal candidates value public service; are enthusiastic about supporting the important work of the Maine Legislature; have strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail and organization; possess the ability to follow instructions and work independently; possess strong computer skills; have the aptitude to learn new computer applications; have experience with Zoom video conference application; and are willing to work overtime. Base pay begins at $17.37. The bi-weekly dollar values of some State-paid benefits for full-time employees include $14.60 for dental insurance; 13.16% of employee's pay towards retirement; and, depending on the employee's annual pay, at least 85% ($422.95) of health insurance premiums.