District Internship

Offered By: 
Congresssman Lloyd Doggett
Job Location: 
If "Paid", provide rate: 
Job Description: 
All interns assist Congressman Doggett and the District Office staff as 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 and other issues; assisting with constituent casework; communicating with constituents; and handling outreach and other projects as needed. They will also assist the Congressman and/or staff at events throughout the district. Internships are paid and are available for class credit. Deadline for consideration for a Summer 2024 internship will be March 8, 2023, although we recommend applying as soon as possible as decisions are made on a rolling basis. Requirements: -Good communication, phone, writing, and computer skills are essential. -The atmosphere of a Congressional office can be very fast-paced and highly demanding and a professional, courteous manner is expected at all times. - Must be available a minimum of 20 hours per week.
Application Instructions: 
Students interested in an internship should submit: - Resume, cover letter, a list of 3 references and a writing sample by email to lloyd.doggett@mail.house.gov.
Contact Information: 
If you have any questions, please call our Austin District Office at 512-916-5921 or email Angela at angela.harris@mail.house.gov
Type of Internship: 
US Congress
Posted By: 
Angela Harris
Expiration Date: 
Friday, March 8, 2024