Seeking Legislative Intern

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MA House of Representatives
State House
Boston, MA
Posted: July 22 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

The Office of State Representative Michelle DuBois is seeking applications for a legislative intern. Representative DuBois (D-Brockton) serves the 10th Plymouth District, consisting of parts of Brockton and East Bridgewater and all of West Bridgewater.

The Legislative Intern can expect to:
● Attend events with the representative or legislative aide.
● Answer constituent calls, respond to constituent emails, and help constituents access government resources, including housing, healthcare, and other services.
● Review local news outlets to gather information on constituent achievements, local events, or other important happenings within the district.
● Attend meetings with legislative and municipal stakeholders.
● Draft official citations recognizing constituent achievements.
● Work with the Legislative Aide to plan and execute all functions of the Office.

Responsibilities

Work schedule is negotiable. Ten hours a week minimum. Start and end dates will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Applicants should email their resume and a short letter detailing what they hope to gain from the internship to Rebecca.Glenn@mahouse.gov. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Requirements

At a minimum, interns must: (1) be able to communicate effectively through clear and concise writing; (2) work well with others in a fast-paced environment; (3) learn quickly, show initiative, and be willing to take on increasing levels of responsibility; (4) have a familiarity with Brockton, East Bridgewater, and West Bridgewater or the ability to quickly learn about the community; and (5) value service to the community.

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