Internship with Congressman John Faso
The Office of Congressman John Faso (NY-19) is accepting resumes for internships in the Washington, DC office. This internship is available starting in mid-August, 2017 and is unpaid. It is open to all majors and class years. New York ties are preferred. The duties and responsibilities of the internship include: • Constituent Relations: Answering phone calls in a kind and professional manner, responding to mail, and greeting guests in the office; • Attending and preparing summaries on hearings, briefings, and markups; • Drafting reports and correspondence as necessary; • All other duties as assigned. This intern will be assisting the residents of New York’s 19th Congressional District with their issues regarding legislation. It is required that the intern will field calls from constituents and will be expected to register those calls into our database for the Congressman’s review. This intern may be asked to aid members of the staff and Congressman Faso. A good candidate for this internship should possess: • Strong interpersonal communication skills; • Knowledge of current events and national issues; • The ability to multi-task; • A positive attitude, good work ethic, and dedication to the task at hand; • Interest in helping others; • Basic computer skills. Candidates who fit the above description and wish to apply for this internship may send their resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org.