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Per Diem Jobs - 2019 Regular Session

Temporary positions for 60-day Legislative Session.

Apply Online: › House Per Diem Application

Print Shop Operator

The West Virginia Legislature’s Joint Committee on Government and Finance is seeking a Print Shop Operator at the West Virginia State Capitol.

The successful candidate will have familiarity with software, hardware, and equipment necessary to perform Print Shop functions such as: using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator for layout and design of books and documents; using Microsoft Word to format and make corrections to documents; using Fiery software (or other preflight software) to create and process print jobs; using various types of printers; ensuring maintenance of printers and supplies; and using cutting, drilling, folding, and binding equipment.

Must be punctual, well-organized, personable, and have excellent attention to detail. Successful candidate must also be able to work varying hours and weekends during the legislative session.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Salary commensurate with experience.

Qualified candidates should submit resume and cover letter to Shannon Riley, Director, by email at or by mail at Legislative Auditor’s Office, Building 1, Room E-132, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East, Charleston, West Virginia 25305.

Research Analyst - Performance Evaluation & Research Division.

Starting Salary:
$36,115 (BA/BS)
$38,210 (MA/MS)

Job Description:
The Research Analyst works under the supervision of a Research Manager. The Research Analyst is responsible for carrying out all the tasks associated with conducting a performance audit which include: 1) gathering, reviewing, analyzing and confirming relevant information; 2) writing reports, organizing and maintaining audit work papers; and 3) orally presenting the findings of audit reports to legislative committees.

Individual must possess good research and writing skills. A bachelor's or master's degree in Economics, Business Administration, Public Administration or Political Science is required.

To Apply:
Submit a copy of a resume and cover letter to John Sylvia, Director at:

Legislative Post Audit Division Seeking Auditors

The Post Audit Division of the West Virginia Legislative Auditor's Office is accepting applications for auditor positions with a salary of $37,160. A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Business Administration is preferred. Other degrees and experience will receive consideration.

The Legislative Auditor's Office has a mission to provide meaningful and useful information to the West Virginia Legislature to assist in its policy making and to hold state government accountable to the taxpayers. Auditors for the Post Audit Division conduct performance audits of state government agencies for the West Virginia Legislature. Audits are conducted according to federal government performance auditing standards under the Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS).

Auditors are responsible for learning and carrying out all tasks of a performance audit including: conducting research on the agency under audit and its authorizing statute, analyzing financial data, reviewing the auditee’s policies and procedures, interviewing state agency officials, writing letters and correspondences, documenting audit evidence, maintaining and organizing audit documentation, preparing audit findings and reports, and presenting audit reports to committees of the West Virginia Legislature.

All employees of the Legislative Auditor's Office become members of the State of West Virginia retirement system, and may select from the State's health insurance plans. In order to apply, please complete our online application.

Please submit your application along with a cover letter, copy of your resume, and an unofficial college transcript, if available, to the following address:

Nathan Harris, Assistant to Director
Legislative Post Audit Division
Building 1, Room W-329
1900 Kanawha Blvd., East
Charleston, WV 25305-0610


Joint Committee on Government & Finance - Public Information Office, State Capitol

The Public Information Office of the West Virginia Legislature is seeking an experienced Web Developer to join our team in Charleston.  Working with the web development team, this position will develop, test, deploy and support applications and dynamic webpages for the users of the West Virginia Legislature’s website. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of relevant work experience and knowledge in programming, database development and design.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience, HTML5, CSS3, SQL & MySQL, PHP, Javascript, VBA, and excellent oral and written communication skills.

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED SKILLS: Audio/video live streaming, Wowza streaming server, responsive development, Adobe ColdFusion, Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator), JQuery, JQuery-Mobile, ActionScript, Microsoft Server and XSLT.

Applicants should email cover letter and resume to Drew Ross, Public Information Office Director, at:, or by mail to Public Information Office, Room MB-27, Building 1, State Capitol Complex, Charleston, West Virginia 25305.

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