Michigan House of Representatives

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Anderson House Office Building
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: Rep. Runestad

Caucus: Republican

Description: The office of Representative Jim Runestad of the 44th District is currently looking to fill both research and writing internship positions in a variety of policy areas for the 2016 summer and fall semesters. Interns would gain valuable insights into the legislative process, contribute meaningfully to legislation development and make contacts for future career opportunities. Students will gain valuable hands-on office and legislative experience in a fast-paced environment. Hours are negotiable. Some work may be done on a project basis, or remotely.

Salary Range: This is an unpaid position. Letters of recommendation are available for interns who successfully complete 80 hours of work for the office. College credit may also be possible. (See your school’s Internship Coordinator or Academic Advisor.)

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be a student, veteran, or participant in a job entry program. Experience with Microsoft Office Word and other applications, solid writing skills, open-mindedness are preferred.

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