Legislative Internship

Offered By: 
The Office of Representative Bailes
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
Austin
Salary: 
Paid
Job Description: 
The Office of State Representative Ernest Bailes seeks to fill a full-time, paid internship position for the 2019 Regular Legislative Session. The position involves assisting the Chief of Staff and Legislative Director with all day-to-day operations of the Capitol office. He/she must be available during regular business hours, Monday through Friday. Duties and Responsibilities: • Interface with constituents, members and their staff • Oversee the main phone line to the Representative's Office • Assist with constituent casework and correspondence • Assist with policy development and legislative research • Perform other administrative tasks and duties as assigned Applicant qualities: • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Professional and courteous • Self-motivated, with an interest in the legislative process • Timely and organized • Proficiency in Outlook and Microsoft Office Suite Interested candidates may email their resume to Jessica Hale Allen at Jessica.Allen@house.texas.gov. Please include two or more references and a personal statement or writing sample. For questions, please call the Capitol office of Representative Bailes at (512) 463-0570. There is no deadline at this time.
Application Instructions: 
Interested candidates may email their resume to Jessica Hale Allen at Jessica.Allen@house.texas.gov. Please include two or more references and a personal statement or writing sample. For questions, please call the Capitol office of Representative Bailes at (512) 463-0570. There is no deadline at this time.
Contact Information: 
Jessica Hale Allen at Jessica.Allen@house.texas.gov 512-463-0570
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Jessica Allen
Expiration Date: 
Saturday, February 2, 2019