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Ward D Councilmen Michael Yun
366 Central Avenue
Jersey City, NJ
DescriptionJersey City Councilman for Ward D, Michael Yun is looking for responsible and energetic individuals for an unpaid internship opportunity in his office. Internships require a minimum of a one-semester commitment. Hours are flexible but must be between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please check with your school or cooperative education program for guidance on receiving credit for this internship opportunity.
Positions Available: On a rolling basis: Summer 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015
Responsibilities•Compose correspondence to city department and constituents.
•Answering phone calls and directing questions or concern.
•Assist with research and projects.
•Assist with constituent issues.
•Administrative tasks and other projects as needed.
Requirements•Undergraduate students majoring in Public Policy, Political Science, Public and Business Administration (including students in associate degree paralegal, legal and administrative assistant programs), graduate student and law school students attending an accredited college or university are encouraged to apply.
•Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint.
•Excellent Communication skills.
•Experience working with diverse populations helpful but not required.
•Bilingual preferred but not required.
•Strong writing and verbal communication skills.
•Strong research skills, including internet research.
•Demonstrated initiative to see projects through to completion.
•Demonstrated commitment to community affairs, social and legal issues
Send resume and cover letter to C. Patrick Ambrossi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject Line: Ward D Councilmen Internship