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124 North Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933

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House of Representatives
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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Legislative Intern

Office: Representative Greimel

Caucus: Democratic

Description:  IMMEDIATE OPENING - Representative Tim Greimel and his staff are dedicated to the needs of the constituents of the 29th House District both within the district and elsewhere in Michigan.  He and his staff are in need of one or two Legislative Interns to assist with the responsibilities of running a successful legislative office in Lansing during the 2017 fall semester.  Interns will have the opportunity to assist the Member and his staff in constituent casework and communication via phone and in writing, researching policy issues, data entry, and general office operations.  Interns will also have several opportunities to attend events with staff with the potential to assist in event planning at the discretion of Representative Greimel.  Selected candidates will gain valuable hands-on office and legislative experience in a fast-paced environment.  Hours are negotiable, though a commitment of at least eight to ten hours per week are generally needed for the completion of a productive internship.

Salary Range: This is an unpaid position, but college credit is possible. (See your school’s Internship Coordinator or Academic Advisor.)

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be a student, veteran, or participant in job entry program. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and organizational skills are required.  Strong applicants will be dependable and have a positive attitude, professional demeanor, previous office experience including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, and effective telephone skills.  Knowledge of the Legislature is desired but not required.  Students with a willingness to learn about the legislative process and related issues are encouraged to apply.  Applicants should have a writing sample and references available upon request.

Deadline: This position will remain open until filled.

Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514

Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

The Michigan House of Representatives accepts resumes for employment only for current position vacancies. Information regarding current position vacancies at the Michigan House of Representatives can also be accessed online at www.house.mi.gov. The position is a non-civil service appointment to state government. All employees of the Michigan House of Representatives are considered "at will".

The Michigan House of Representatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Michigan law prohibits discrimination based on religion, race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, height, weight, arrest record or handicap. If an accommodation is needed during the application process, please contact the House Human Resources Office at (517) 373-3069. An individual needing accommodations must notify the employer in writing, within 182 days after the need is known. Persons denied equal opportunity based on these conditions may file a complaint with the Michigan Civil Rights Commission.

E-mail: Human Resources