Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Internship

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-193-17

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

Closing Date: August 7, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Unpaid

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

The Washington, DC office of Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) is seeking motivated, organized, and reliable interns for the fall semester. Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering phones, conducting Capitol tours, sorting incoming mail, attending briefings, conducting legislative research and performing other administrative tasks as necessary. Successful candidates will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, a strong attentiveness to detail, an ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and an eagerness to learn about the political process and congressional affairs. California ties are a plus. Please send a résumé, cover letter and dates of availability to Peter.Durkin@mail.house.gov with “Internship” in the subject line.