Senator Carlos Uresti, Texas Senate
Senator Carlos Uresti (D) is seeking a highly motivated intern for the Spring 2018 semester to assist with operations in his Capitol office in Austin. Ideal candidates are current students with strong organizational and writing skills, a record of community service, and an interest in public policy. Interns will support legislative staff by researching issues and policies, writing policy memos and constituent letters, working on special projects, and performing general office duties, including taking detailed phone messages and managing office correspondence. The position is unpaid and the student is encouraged to seek class credit. The internship will run from early January to May 2018, exact start and end date negotiable. The internship is part time; The intern will be asked to work at least 9 hours a week, and will set a regular schedule in blocks of at least three hour increments within office hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Applicants MUST send: 1) a current resume 2) a brief cover letter detailing why the applicant wants to intern for Sen. Uresti and how the applicant's experience prepares them to be a successful intern 3) a short writing sample Documents should be emailed to Rund Khayyat at firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject "Spring Internship Application." Qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview.
For questions, further information, and to submit applications, please email email@example.com or call 512-463-0119
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Office of Senator Uresti
Friday, December 1, 2017
Tuesday, January 30, 2018