Congressman John D. Dingell (D-MI) is seeking full and part-time Congressional Interns for his Washington, DC office for September 2012, with an option to extend the internship tenure. This internship position will provide individuals with the opportunity to work in a fast-paced Congressional office held by the Dean of the House and a senior member of the Energy and Commerce Committee. Duties include answering phones, responding to constituent mail, and assisting staff members with research and special projects. Projects are tailored to interns’ interests and a concerted effort is made to ensure that students’ educational and professional goals are met. Interns will also gain the hands-on experience needed to land future legislative jobs on or off the Hill. There will also be frequent opportunities to attend legislative hearings and briefings of personal interest. The ideal candidate will be a college student or recent graduate who is motivated, detail orientated, and possess strong communication and writing skills. Michigan ties are preferred, but not required. The position is unpaid. Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and an online application form (dingell.house.gov) to Greg Sunstrum, Intern Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.