Capitol Internship

Offered By: 
Senator Kelly Hancock
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
Texas State Capitol
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
Part-time, Capitol intern for State Senator Kelly Hancock (R-District 9). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Answering constituent phone calls, • Sorting and distributing Capitol office mail, • Logging constituent requests in legislative database, • Greeting office visitors (reception desk), • Research and writing assistance, and • Other administrative duties as assigned. The position is open to all undergraduate students; prior employment in an office setting is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate: • Possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, • Is proficient in Microsoft Office programs, • Is organized, focused, and able to multi-task, • Completes tasks efficiently and thoroughly with close attention to detail, and • Maintains workplace decorum and confidentiality.
Application Instructions: 
Please submit your resume, fall semester availability, and a tailored cover letter indicating why you are interested in this position. Send to Karen.Alday@senate.texas.gov as soon as possible. Application period closes Friday, Sept. 29, 2017.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Preferred
Contact Information: 
Karen.Alday@senate.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Karen Alday
Expiration Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017