The Office of Congressman Mondaire Jones (NY-17) is currently accepting energetic and self-motivated interns for the Washington D.C. and White Plains offices for the Fall 2021 session. This is an in-person internship. High school students will not be considered. All interns are paid at $15 per hour.
Preferred candidates should possess excellent communication skills, a strong attention to detail, outstanding customer service skills, and a good sense of humor. Primary responsibilities will include processing digital mail, answering phones, attending briefings, performing legislative research and analysis, drafting memos, intaking casework, and other tasks. District ties are preferred, but not required.
Interested applicants should complete and submit this application. Application requires a resume, cover letter with start/end date and hourly availability, and a one-page writing sample in a single PDF. The deadline to submit applications is 11:59 EST on Sunday, July 25th, 2021. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, follow ups, or drop ins, please. Candidates from BIPOC, LGBTQ+, working class, and/or other underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to apply.