Fifth Legislative District Internships Summer 2022

Fifth Legislative District Internships Summer 2022

RIPPAC Internship Guide - Summer 2022



Name of Company / Association / Organization   Fifth Legislative District Office


Internship Coordinator Melissa Maselli

Coordinator’s Phone / Email


Location of Main Office Camden, Woodbury & Audubon 

# of Summer 2022 Interns Accepted 3


Where will the internship be done?


In the main office   X    

Remotely (student works from home)        

Combo At-home & In-Office


Dates / Length of Summer Internship May 31st- August 31st 2022

Required Hours/Week 12-24 hours


Is there some type of salary or stipend?  N/A

If so, how much?


What is the application process?  (Please include deadlines & other requirements.  Feel free to attach additional pages)


First stage: Email a cover letter, resume and short writing sample to district5@njleg,org. Second stage: Phone Call interview. Third stage:  In-person or zoom Interview. 


Intern work areas:           Clerical _X_        Research _X_     Errands ___       Organizing _X_


Please explain the work that will be required of the intern:  clerical duties, attending meetings and events with legislators, researching new policy issues and legislation, researching potential solutions to issues, attending webinars, and being involved with social media and press release drafting and compiling legislative materials for the staff and legislators 


Will there be opportunities for the intern to observe:


Internal strategy sessions? X         Legislative sessions?  X   Committee hearings?  X


Is the intern expected to work evenings and weekends?  If so, please explain.  The intern will not be expected to work evenings and weekends


What are your current COVID-19 workplace requirements?  (We recognize that these can change at any moment.)


We require masks in the office at all times and proof of vaccination card.


Do you have any suggestions for the applicants? (Please use additional pages if necessary)