The Office of New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky is offering internships to qualified high school, college and law school students for the fall, spring and summer semesters in the Senator’s Albany and Rockville Centre offices. Interns will gain valuable, hands-on experience in law, public relations and communications, while learning about government and policy first-hand. Each intern will have the opportunity to work alongside a staff member in the field of their interest and apply their skills in the projects they are assigned. Academic credit and letters of recommendation are available for interns who successfully complete the program. To apply, submit your resume and cover letter to:
Sarah Felson –– firstname.lastname@example.org Internships are available in the following departments: —
Check with your Internship Coordinator BEFORE accepting to determine how you might do this internship for credit.
Legal/Public Policy: Under the supervision of experienced attorneys, interns will work on the Senator’s policy initiatives, draft memoranda, conduct legal research, analyze legislation and assist in the legislative, finance and oversight work of the Senate Environmental Conservation Committee. —Communications/Press: Under the guidance of the Senator’s press staff, interns will draft and edit press releases, statements, media advisories, social media posts, official correspondence and other communications in a variety of forms of media. —Community/Public Relations: Working closely with our community representatives, interns will help liaise between various community organizations and the Senator’s office, assist in planning events and helping serve the community’s needs. —Government Services/Casework: Interns will assist constituents in resolving various government-related issues and obtaining services in an array of areas under the supervision of the Senator’s caseworkers. The Office of New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky Chair, Senate Environmental Conservation Committee 55 Front Street, Suite 1, Rockville Centre, NY 11570 | P: (516) 766-8383 | F: (516) 766-8011 307 Legislative Office Building, Albany, NY 12247 | P: (518) 455-3401 | F: (518) 426-6914 kaminsky.nysenate.gov • email@example.com