Congressman Ruben Kihuen (NV-04) is seeking unpaid interns in his Washington, D.C. office. Interns will work in a fast- paced Congressional Office, and gain valuable exposure to the legislative process. Interns will have the opportunity to conduct legislative research, assist with correspondence, as well as attend briefings, congressional hearings, and press events.
Responsibilities will include greeting visitors in the front office, sorting mail and faxes, leading Capitol tours, answering phones, and assisting staff with legislative research and administrative tasks. Interns must have a positive attitude, excellent written and oral communication skills, and be able to work independently and within a team. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Nevada ties and the ability to speak Spanish are a plus. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
Applicants should send a cover letter and resume to Adrian.firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Internship Spring 2017”. No calls please.
Applications accepted until January 27, 2017.