The office of Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01) is seeking unpaid interns for spring 2017. This internship offers flexible hours to accommodate course schedules and academic credit.
Interns in the Washington, D.C. office will gain valuable experience supporting legislative staff and will learn about the operations of a congressional office. Responsibilities will include: conducting legislative research, providing office support, answering phones, assisting with constituent correspondence, leading tours of the U.S. Capitol, and assisting staff with projects as assigned. Interns in the district office in Beaverton, Oregon will assist the outreach staff and caseworkers, research policy issues, help with constituent communication through mail and phone calls and attend meetings with the Congresswoman. Successful candidates will demonstrate professionalism, strong communication skills, and an interest in learning more about the legislative process. Candidates with Oregon ties are strongly encouraged to apply.
The deadline for applications for the spring 2017 internship is November 18th. To apply, please visit http://bonamici.house.gov/