Office of Governor Gavin Newsom - CA

Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

LOCATION: Sacramento, CA

INDUSTRY: Federal / State / Local Government

ABOUT US: The Governor’s Office seeks to provide enriching experiences to a diverse set of interns from various backgrounds so they can learn and grow in their education and professional development, as well as make valuable contributions to the office. 

RESPONSIBILITIES & PROJECTS: The Office of Governor Newsom seeks remote interns for various departments within the office including: Appointments, Communications, Constituent Affairs, Judicial Appointments, Legal, and Legislative Affairs.

An internship in the Governor's Office offers students an opportunity to learn how state government works at the highest levels addressing a wide range of policy issues.

Intern projects include administrative support, which may include answering phones, processing mail, drafting documents, proof-reading, research, and other general office projects. Additional projects may be assigned, depending on the department and experience, proficiency, and interests of individual interns.

Interns should possess strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, a good attitude, and a commitment to public service.


REMOTE WORK ENVIRONMENT: Interns will work remotely through email and specific software systems. Some examples include Zoom, G-suite, and Microsoft office. The intern will report directly to their unit supervisor for assignments and any questions.

TIME ZONE: PT

WORKING HOURS: There is flexibility regarding which hours the intern works.

EQUIPMENT & SOFTWARE: 

  • Access to high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Personal laptop
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
Sacramento, CA