Jobs Clearinghouse for State Legislatures and Public Policy

If you are interested in employment opportunities with state legislatures or other public policy positions, check our Jobs Clearinghouse listing periodically. Search on this page to find current position openings posted in NCSL's Jobs Clearinghouse, See table of contents on the right for links to employment offices of state legislatures and other agencies.

This service, provided by NCSL to its legislative members, is free of charge and is also extended, free of charge, to state, federal and local government agencies,  and NCSL-partner organizations. Processing is usually completed within five to seven working days. You will be notified by email when your position has been posted. If you need immediate attention, call the NCSL Jobs Clearinghouse at 303-364-7700. 

Applicants, if you respond to an announcement from this list, please let the office that you are contacting know where you learned about their opening.

Submit Job Opportunities for Posting on NCSL's Website

Please submit your request by email include the closing date of the announcement in the Subject line.

  • State Legislatures:  Legislative offices in the states are invited to submit either a URL for their list of job openings or a document file in MSWord, HTML or PDF format that contains the job announcement.
  • Other Organizations: NCSL will post or link to state, federal and local government positions. We also accept job postings from NCSL-partner organizations. Submit either a URL for the job openings or a document file in MSWord, HTML or PDF format that contains the job announcement.
  • Deadlines for Position Openings:  Information submitted that does not include an application deadline date will reflect the deadline as "Open until filled" and be removed from the NCSL website after 30 days from the date of posting unless we receive a request for an extension. When requesting an extension, include the documents tabid number (five digit number at the end of the files URL) with your request.