Wolkins: Gain experience by interning with the House of Representatives

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Wednesday, September 28, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Sept. 28, 2016) — State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw) and fellow Republican members of the Indiana House of Representatives are seeking interns for the upcoming 2017 legislative session, which runs from January through April.

“An internship with the House of Representatives is a good way for job seekers to strengthen their resumes, build confidence and network,” Wolkins said. “The ultimate goal for most graduates is to achieve full-time employment, and this opportunity provides that gateway.”

College sophomores, juniors, seniors, graduate students, law students and recent graduates are eligible to apply. Benefits include a bi-weekly compensation of $700 and opportunities to earn academic credits and a scholarship.

Wolkins said these are full-time positions, Monday through Friday, with a typical work day starting at 8:30 a.m. 

Internships are available in various departments, including legislative, communications, technology, fiscal policy and policy.

The deadline to apply is Oct. 31. For more information and to submit applications, visit www.indianahouserepublicans.com/internship.

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State Rep. Dave Wolkins represents House District 18, which includes all of Wabash County and portions of Grant, Kosciusko, Miami counties.

A high-resolution photo of Wolkins can be downloaded by clicking here.