Legislative Internship

Offered By: 
Sen. Springer
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Location (Other): 
Austin
Salary: 
Unpaid
Job Description: 
The Capitol Office of State Senator Drew Springer is seeking hardworking, dedicated applicants interested in working in our office as a Legislative Intern as well as a Communications Internship. Qualified candidates should expect to work at least 15 hours per week. The Legislative Aide will work directly with the legislative staff to implement the Senator's legislative agenda, assist with communication outreach, and contribute to other Capitol Office duties as assigned. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • Research legislation in various policy areas; • Assist with constituent casework and draft correspondence; • Attend relevant briefings, meetings, and committee hearings; • Monitor political and legislative movement; • Drafting of social media posts. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED: • Strong oral and written communication skills; • Familiarity with local, state and federal agencies and departments; • Ability to work well in a team-based environment; • Thoroughness and careful attention to detail; • Strong computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
Application Instructions: 
Email resume and cover letter to Terry Franks, Chief of Staff at terry.franks@senate.texas.gov
Experience Required: 
No
Contact Information: 
Terry Franks terry.franks@senate.texas.gov
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Terry Franks
Expiration Date: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2021