Internship Details
Central Oregon Builders Association
Website:   www.coba.org
Internship Title
Government Affairs Intern
Area Industry Minimum Age
Bend Administration 18
Hourly Rate Interns Needed
$11-$13 an hour depending on education and experience 1
Resume Required Requires Cover Letter Interview Required
Yes No Yes
Application Deadline Start Date End Date
1/21/18 ASAP 7 Months from St
Hours/Week General Computer Knowledge Drug Screening
8-20 Yes Yes
Background Check Lift Requirements

- Schedule, track and follow up with contributors for construction of a project house (construction experience not required) - Contribution phone call requests and meetings - Attendance at meetings and taking notes; prepare a summary of what was discussed - Government affairs work with city councils and county commissions and their staff - Development of promotional material - Administrative work reading material and providing feedback
Educational Aspect
- Effective communication skills - Basic knowledge of government affairs/advocacy - Meeting etiquette and effective note taking
Further Requirements
- Computer skills: Proficient at Word; Excel (building and maintaining spreadsheets); PowerPoint; Outlook - Writing skills: 12th grade or higher - Reading skills: 12th grade or higher - Communication skills: comfortable speaking on the phone requesting information from persons unknown to intern; comfortable speaking one on one with persons unknown to intern - Being able to multi-task - Available to work occasional evenings - Able to have flexible schedule - Have valid drivers license and access to use of a vehicle at all work times - Commercial or Residential construction experience a plus, but not required - Political Science and/or Public Administration classes or experience a plus, but not required - Marketing classes or experience a plus, but not required

For Information Please Contact
  Coodinator: David Haines
  Email: david@bendchamber.org
  Phone: (541) 382-3221

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