Legislative Internship

Offered By: 
Senator José R. Rodríguez
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Description: 
The Austin capitol office of state Senator José R. Rodríguez is seeking current students for an internship during the fall 2018 semester. Interns will gain experience in a legislative office during the interim in the fall, and during session in the spring. The position requires the ability to perform and manage a number of diverse activities, including writing a variety of documents, analyzing proposals, performing research, and meeting with stakeholders. A strong interest in public service, good judgment, independent thinking, and a high degree of resourcefulness and professionalism are critical to the successful management of a fellow's responsibilities. Please note, candidates should be available a minimum of 15 hours per week. This is an unpaid internship. Applicants are encouraged to seek class credit.
Application Instructions: 
To be eligible for review, please submit the following supplemental documents: (1) Copy of your resume; (2) Letter of Interest; (3) Three references including their contact information; and (4) A writing sample, preferably one on a subject pertaining to public policy.
Contact Information: 
Please send supplemental documents to : Stella Savage Deputy Legislative Director Senator José Rodríguez (SD 29) Stella.Savage@senate.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Stella Savage
Expiration Date: 
Friday, October 12, 2018