Vacancy Announcement

Member and Committee Offices

Position Available: Internship

Vacancy Announcement Number: MEM-310-17

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

Closing Date: September 30, 2017

Salary Level/Range: Unpaid

Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job Summary:

The Washington, D.C. office of Congressman Don Bacon is currently seeking applicants for a full-time internship to start immediately for the Fall 2017 term, running through mid-December. Responsibilities include assisting the staff with front office operations, conducting legislative research, answering constituent calls and inquiries, conducting U.S. Capitol tours, attending committee briefings and hearings, and learning about the day-to-day operations of a congressional office. Ideal candidates will be ambitious, proactive, have a positive attitude and demonstrate a strong interest in the legislative process. Unpaid internships are available to qualified college students seeking college credit or recent college graduates. Nebraska ties preferred but not required. No drop-ins or calls. Please e-mail a resume and cover letter to with a subject line of “Fall 2017 Internship Application”.