Friday, July 1, 2011

Internship with Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer

The internship will provide the student with real life experiences while gaining knowledge of how the legislative process and government operate.  Interns will have the opportunity to live and work in a political environment. This is an un-paid position.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Must be able to communicate well with constituents, complete various office duties and administrative tasks, perform research, write briefings and memos, attend hearings, give tours of the US Capitol, and experience the city of DC.
Competencies Expected:
Communicate information in user-friendly terms and language. Have well-developed written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Knowledge of Windows operating system
Ability to recognize, initiate and complete various tasks around the office
Understand basic political policies
Exhibit professionalism, courtesy, and timeliness
Exhibit positive constituent relations skills
Exhibit a willingness to learn and engage in the political process
Ability to work in a team environment
Understanding of current events
Basic writing skills
Effective communication skills

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