Legislative Department

Offered By: 
Texas State Representative Yvonne Davis
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
Capitol Office Room 4N.9, Texas Representative Yvonne Davis
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
General duties for the intern I am requesting would include, but not be limited to, assist Chief of Staff & lawmaker with research & writing necessary for presentations before the House Floor & public committee hearings, general filing; helping process the daily incoming mail; answering the telephone; greeting constituents and lobbyists; attending committee public hearings and other meetings as designated with good note-keeping abilities; tracking bills and other pertinent legislation as assigned; writing letters, press releases, reports, and other correspondence as deemed necessary; and, work on any other legislative projects as assigned and deemed necessary, depending on the activity or task at hand. Moreover, I would also prefer the intern to be computer literate, and to be a self-motivated, quick learner-type individual who can get a good grasp and knowledge of the facts and information efficiently to get the job done effectively, either independently or as part of a team effort working with other staff in the office.
Application Instructions: 
Submit letter of interest (e-mail is sufficient), resume, and if available, letters of recommendation and transcripts. Also indicate if the internship will be for credit or non-credit. Our office would be more than glad to help applicants discuss matter with professor you may be taking the internship class with for credit.
Contact Information: 
jesse.bernal@house.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Jesse Bernal
Expiration Date: 
Thursday, May 30, 2019