Office: Rep. LaFontaine
Description: A Legislative Intern will assist Representative LaFontaine and her staff with constituent affairs and communications, database and general office management and miscellaneous tasks related to pending and upcoming legislation, committee hearings and constituent inquiries. Some responsibilities will include answering phones, monitoring legislation, research and written correspondence to groups and individuals within the 32nd District. Students will gain valuable hands-on office experience in a fast-paced environment. Students will also have opportunities to network and attend committee hearings, briefings, House sessions and other state and local government related functions. Hours are negotiable.
Salary Range: This is an unpaid position, but college credit is possible. (See your school’s Internship Coordinator.)
Minimum Qualifications: Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to work efficiently and independently. Knowledge of the Legislature and the legislative process is a plus but not required. Basic computer skills are required, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
Deadline: This position will remain open until filled.
Contact Information: Please send resume and cover letter to:
Michigan House of Representatives
State Representative Andrea LaFontaine
Attn: Rep. LaFontaine
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Or via email to: AndreaLafontaine@house.mi.gov