District Office Intern - Summer 2018

Offered By: 
Office of Congressman Lloyd Doggett
Job Location: 
Job Description: 
All interns function as assistants to Congressman Doggett and the District Office staff and are an integral part of the public service provided by our office (constituent services and community outreach; limited legislative work). Interns in the District Office will be responsible for responding to constituent requests; recording of constituent opinions on legislative issues; assisting with constituent casework; filing; clipping newspapers; answering incoming telephone calls; and handling special projects as needed. They will also accompany the Congressman and/or staff to events throughout the district. The positions are unpaid but are available for class credit. Qualifications: -Good communication, phone, writing, and computer skills are essential. -The atmosphere of a congressional office can be very quick-paced and highly demanding and a professional, courteous manner is expected at all times. - Must be available a minimum of 15 hours per week; preferably weekday mornings.
Application Instructions: 
Students interested in an internship should submit: Resume, cover letter and a list of 3 references to Courtney Toretto by email to courtney.toretto@mail.house.gov or by fax to 512.916.5108
Contact Information: 
Email: Courtney.Toretto@mail.house.gov Phone: 512-916-5921
Type of Internship: 
US Congress
Posted By: 
Courtney Toretto
Expiration Date: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018