Texas Legislative Intern

Offered By: 
Senator José R. Rodríguez
Job Location: 
Austin
Job Description: 
The 2017 Texas Legislative Internship Program will serve as a unique opportunity to gain experience in a legislative office during the 85th Legislative Session interim. 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. Good judgment, independent thinking, a high degree of resourcefulness, and professionalism are critical to the successful management of an intern’s responsibilities. Please note, candidates must be available a minimum of 16 hours per week.
Application Instructions: 
To be eligible for review, please submit the following documents: 1. Copy of your resume with references, including their contact information 2. Letter of interest that includes your areas of policy interest (e.g. healthcare, education, energy and the environment, civil rights) Please send supplemental documents to Daniel Collins at Daniel.Collins@senate.texas.gov. For additional information you may call the capitol office at 512-463-0129. ALL ITEMS FOR THE FALL 2017 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 5:00 P.M ON MONDAY, AUG. 21, 2017. We recruit qualified candidates without regard to age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, race or color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Contact Information: 
Daniel Collins Daniel.Collins@senate.texas.gov 512-463-0129.
Type of Internship: 
State Legislature
Posted By: 
Daniel Collins
Expiration Date: 
Monday, August 21, 2017