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Fall Internship **

Company name

Congressman Adam Smith

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Law Student

Date Last Verified

Jul 06,2018

Posted on

Jan 27,2018

Location

Renton, WA
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Fall Internship Intern by assisting the Renton district office staff, will have the opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge about how a Congressional office provides constituent services and interacts with the community. Will have an opportunity to learn about the legislative process and the federal government by working closely with legislative, communications and constituent services staff members. Should have an interest in the legislative process, civic service, possess excellent writing and communication skills, and work well in a team environment. Interns in the District Office have an opportunity to work in community outreach and constituent services. This includes working with caseworkers to help constituents with issues relating to immigration, military and federal agencies, among others. Depending on interests, interns also have an opportunity to participate in community outreach, attend meetings and events with staff and/or the Congressman, and assist with town hall meetings. Other intern duties are administrative: assisting staff with answering phones, data entry, scanning and/or copying documents, writing correspondence, etc. Current college students pursuing higher education will be given preference, but recent college graduates are also welcome to apply. Duration: September-December Deadline : August 1st.

Qualification and Experience

https://adamsmith.house.gov/sites/adamsmith.house.gov/files/2017%20DO%20Internship%20Application.pdf

Additional info

Send a resume, writing sample stating why are interested in the internship, and two letters of recommendation.

Company info

Lyndall Bervar
Intern Coordinator
Congressman Adam Smith
101 Evergreen Building
15 S. Grady Way
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: 425-793-5180
Fax: 425-793-5181

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