Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Internship

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-252-17

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

Closing Date: August 26, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Unpaid

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

Congresswoman Diana DeGette (CO-01) seeks undergraduate or graduate students for full-time or part-time unpaid internships in her Washington, DC office. As a fast-paced office for an active member of the Democratic leadership, we expect a lot from our interns and pride ourselves on an excellent internship program. Duties include, but are not limited to, answering phones, sorting mail, attending briefings, drafting constituent correspondence, and providing research assistance to the legislative staff. Qualified candidates will possess excellent writing and communications skills, strong attention to detail, and an interest in the legislative process. Colorado ties preferred but not required. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to CO01.scheduler@mail.house.gov.