Legislative Aide

Offered By: 
Representative Eddie Morales, Jr.
Job Location: 
Austin
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
This internship is for students who would like to be trained and prepared to work in a full-time position in the 2023 Texas Legislative Session. Other students will be considered based on qualifications and availability. This is an unpaid position that requires a large amount of reliability and responsibility. Job Expectations seeking individuals who can demonstrate the following skillset: • Interpersonal communication • Clear and concise written communication • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally via telephone and email • Compassion and kindness when working with constituents • Strong organizational skills • Serve as a liaison to represent the office at various meetings and events • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and social networking websites • Confidentiality • Clerical Tasks Hours: Monday-Friday, typically 10-20 hours a week based on the student's class schedule. Typically a student chooses a fixed weekly schedule, but flexibility is possible with advance notification. There is added flexibility during finals.
Application Instructions: 
Email Jeff.Ramirez@House.Texas.Gov with a cover letter, resume, and your hours of availability during business hours. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. The House of Representatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you require reasonable accommodations during the application process, please call (512) 463-0865.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
No
Contact Information: 
Jeff.Ramirez@House.Texas.Gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Jeffrey Ramirez
Expiration Date: 
Saturday, October 1, 2022