Mayor Shaunna O’Connell is seeking applicants for internship positions throughout the Fall of 2021.
Job Description: An internship in Mayor O’Connell’s office will provide real-world skills and experiences in numerous areas. Interns will be required to perform a wide variety of functions and should be able to prioritize and multi-task both related and unrelated tasks.
Hours: Hours available dependent upon your availability (8-20 hours weekly)
Location: City Hall, 15 Summer Street, Taunton, MA 02780
Pre-Requisites: No prior experience necessary
Communications skills (written and oral) required
Interest in politics and political science desired, but not required
Interest in public relations and communications desired, but not required
Starting Date: To be determined
Tasks: Specific tasks interns may be asked to perform include:
Constituent Communications: answering phone calls and responding to emails and letters
Constituent Issue Diagnosis and Management
Research and Policy Analysis
Event Coordination and Management
Radka Barter, Deputy Chief of Staff
Office of the Mayor, City of Taunton