U.S. REPRESENTATIVE TOM MALINOWSKI

Office Intern Description

"Interns in both our Washington DC, and Somerville, NJ offices can expect to play a vital role in office operations serving as a first point of contact for constituents answering phones, drafting letters, providing tours of the capitol, and supporting constituent outreach events in the district. All interns can expect to participate in professional development opportunities, observe staff and stakeholder meetings, attend hearings and briefings on a variety of subjects, provide staff support to the congressman at events, and other tasks as assigned. We request that applicants have at least 15-25 hours of availability per workweek. Priority consideration will be given to constituents of New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, as well as students in their junior or senior year of college. No prior experience necessary. In your cover letter please include your availability, and indicate your need for financial assistance, if any."

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

How to Apply:

"To apply, please e-mail your cover letter, resume with GPA, and 1 page writing sample to nj07.interns@mail.house.gov as a single PDF.  In the subject line please include your last name, the intern class you are applying for, and office location. Example: Reid_Fall 2021_DC, or Reid_Fall 2021_NJ."

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