Michigan Senate
Senator Tonya Schuitmaker


Internship Opportunity

Summary Position Description: This individual will provide assistance to senate staff ranging in the areas of legislation, communications, constituent affairs, and general office management. Some responsibilities will include: answering phones, monitoring and filing legislation, written correspondence to groups and individuals within Lansing and district, and research.

Qualifications: Related office experience and a High School Diploma are required. Excellent telephone, written communication skills, and a positive attitude preferred. Legislative experience and a basic understanding of computer office programs are helpful.

Status: : This is an unpaid position. Hours are negotiable and school credit can be arranged.

This is a non-civil service, at-will position.

Please send resume to:

Senator Tonya Schuitmaker
Attn: Alyssa Wierzbicki
7400 Capitol View
PO Box 30036
Lansing, MI 48909
Fax: (517) 373-5607
Or via E-mail:

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