Michigan House of Representatives

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Anderson House Office Building
124 North Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933

Mailing Address:
House of Representatives
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
House Business Office
Capitol Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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Ph: 517.373.0135

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Legislative Internship

Office/Department: State Representative Julie Brixie

Caucus: Democratic

General Description: The office of Representative Julie Brixie is currently looking to fill internship positions in her Lansing office for the 2019 summer (May through August) and fall (September through December) semesters.  Representative Brixie represents the 69th House District, which includes the City of East Lansing, and Meridian, Williamstown and Locke Townships.  Interns will have the opportunity to assist Representative Brixie and her staff in general office operations, including constituent relations, scheduling, communications, social media, event planning, policy research, and developing and monitoring legislation.  Selected candidates will gain valuable hands-on policy and legislative experience in a fun and fast-paced environment. 

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

Start Date: May or September 2019

Work Schedule: 12 hours per week minimum (preferred availability), additional hours may also be available.  Specific schedule is negotiable and will be determined on an individual basis.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be a student, veteran, or participant in job entry program. Applicants should possess strong written and verbal communication skills, a positive attitude, and previous office experience, including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.  Knowledge of the Legislature is desired but not required.  Applicants should have writing samples 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: Internships@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