Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Internship

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-131-17

Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Closing Date: May 17, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Unpaid

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

The Office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) is seeking a press intern to serve in the Washington, D.C. office between May through August. Candidates should be well organized, have good oral and written communication skills, and possess a strong interest in learning about press operations, the political process, and congressional affairs. The intern will assist in the day-to-day operations of a DC Congressional office by supporting congressional staff with press clips and constituent communication and will help to draft press releases, prep memos, and social media posts, in addition to assisting with legislative research and administrative activities. Hawaii ties are appreciated but not necessary. Please note that this internship is unpaid. Interested candidates should send a resume, writing sample, and cover letter to Andres.Chovil@mail.house.gov. No calls or walk-ins please.