Internship Opportunity in Congressman Adam Smith’s
Washington, DC Office
Congressman Smith Currently Seeking Applicants for Internship Positions in his Washington, DC Office
Candidates should have an interest in the legislative process and civic service, possess excellent writing and communication skills, and work well as part of a team. Interns in the DC Office will be responsible for projects such as writing correspondence, providing support for daily legislative tasks, fielding constituent phone calls and other requests. Other duties include leading Capitol building tours and providing staff with general office support. During their term, interns will also have the opportunity to attend briefings and committee hearings of personal interest and complete individual and team goals.
Internships can be part-time or full-time requiring approximately 10-20 (part-time) or 30-40 (full-time) scheduled hours per week during posted business hours (9:00am to 6:00pm). Part-time interns are welcome to work more than 20 hours a week. Full-time interns will receive a monthly stipend, transit benefits, and vacation and sick days. Current students will be given preference, but recent graduates are also welcome to apply. Interns may earn college credit, depending on the requirements of the institution. Strong preference will be given to applicants from the Puget Sound region.
Applicants must submit an internship application packet, including a letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or to the following address:
Office of Congressman Adam Smith
2264 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
If you have any questions or need any assistance, please contact Madison Strader by phone at (202) 225-8901 or by email at email@example.com.
Application forms can be found here.