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Monday, November 27, 2023

Are you interested in joining a small, independent agency whose work touches the lives of every American citizen? The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) is dedicated to improving the electoral process to ensure that all eligible citizens have the right to vote and have their votes counted accurately. Every EAC employee is proud to be a part of a team that works together to assure that every vote counts. Join our team. The EAC is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff and will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our agency strives to create and maintain a working and learning environment that is inclusive, equitable, and welcoming. 

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EAC Statement on Non-Discrimination and Equal Employment Opportunity

EAC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, marital status or political affiliation.

Available Positions with the EAC

Election Technology Specialist

Finance Specialist

General Counsel


Project Intern

The EAC is seeking several interns to perform a variety of activities in all areas of its operations:

  • Communications
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Voting System Testing
  • Administration
  • Information Technology

The internship may entail the compilation of data/information, research, analysis, review of materials, notetaking for senior-level meetings, development of action plans, project planning, events planning, database management, communications activities, or a combination of any of these duties.

Full job description for Project Intern.

Legal Intern

This internship is a paid position and incumbents will report to the General Counsel. Duties include conducting ad hoc legal research on matters pertaining to, but not limited to, grants administration, ongoing litigation, the Administrative Procedure Act, the Privacy Act, the Federal Advisory Committee Act, and the Paperwork Reduction Act. Additional responsibilities include drafting legal memorandums and briefs as requested, assisting with Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, and supporting the General Counsel and EAC staff in FACA board activities. The intern will also perform other duties as assigned by the General Counsel. 

Full job description for Legal Intern.