Fifth Legislative District Office Internships 2021

Fifth Legislative District Office Internships 2021

RIPPAC Internship Guide - Summer 2021

 

Name of Company / Association / Organization   Fifth Legislative District Office

 

Internship Coordinator Krista Gonzalez  Coordinator’s Phone / Email   district5@njleg.org

 

Location of Main Office Woodbury/Camden/Audubon

# of Summer 2021 Interns Accepted 4

 

Where will the internship be done?

 

In the main office     

Remotely (student works from home)       

Combo At-home & In-Office  X

 

Dates / Length of Summer Internship end of May 2021-August 2021  

Required Hours/Week 12-16

 

Is there some type of salary or stipend?  Credits If so, how much? 3

 

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

 

Step 1: Email a cover letter, resume, and short writing sample to district5@njleg.org

Step 2: Phone Call Interview

Step 3: Zoom/In person Interview

Intern work areas:            Clerical X     Research X     Errands X     Organizing X

 

Please explain the work that will be required of the intern:  answering phone calls, attending zoom meetings, researching new policy issues and legislation, researching potential solutions to issues, fielding constituents inquired, assisting casework, 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?  Pending    Committee hearings?  Pending

 

Is the intern expected to work evenings and weekends? No

 

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

 

As of now, the internship program will be conducted virtually but is subject to change.