U.S. REPRESENTATIVE JAHANA HAYES

Office Intern Description

"Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT) is pleased to announce paid summer internship opportunities in her office. Internships are designed to offer students and recent graduates direct participation in public service through supporting our offices' constituent engagement and services, administrative responsibilities, and research. Interns' responsibilities will vary depending on the office in which they work. They will be asked to answer phones, assist with correspondence, coordinate and conduct tours, research legislation, assist with constituent casework, develop the Congresswoman’s community outreach, and attend hearings and briefings on various issues. Qualified candidates must be friendly, organized, flexible, and possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Please note that interns are expected to work a minimum of 20 hours per week. Payment is limited to those interns who are not sponsored by outside organizations."

Campaign Volunteer Description

This exact position did not provide details as to job requirements, but the following are common activities of campaign volunteers:

  • Phone-banking

  • Canvassing

  • Attending community events

  • Registering voters

  • Data entry

  • Corresponding with constituents and donors

  • General support of office staff and candidate

*All information taken from Representative Jahana Haye's official and campaign website, current as of August 2021