Internship Opportunities

Receive Hands-On Experience. Make a Difference!

The Internship Program Offers:

  • Exposure to state politics and careers in public service
  • Challenging and stimulating work environment
  • Community outreach and networking opportunities
  • Flexible hours to accommodate school and work

Senator Tony Mendoza represents California’s 32nd Senate District, which include the cities and communities of:

Artesia - Bellflower - Buena Park - Cerritos - Commerce - Downey - Hacienda Heights - Hawaiian Gardens - La Habra Heights - La Mirada - Lakewood - Los Nietos - Montebello - Norwalk - Pico Rivera - Rose Hills - Santa Fe Springs - South Whittier - Whittier

Interns will expand their knowledge in public policy process by working on the following:

 Assisting community-based organizations

  • Database development and maintenance
  • Clerical tasks
  • Conducting community outreach
  • Constituent casework
  • Legislative research efforts
  • Organizing events


  • Ability to follow instructions & complete tasks efficiently and thoroughly.
  • College or University students with a minimum of GPA 2.5 or above
  • Capable of executing multi-challenging projects
  • Communication, Political or Public Relations experience a plus
  • Interest in public service and making a difference in the community.

Bonus Information:

  •  Flexible hours. Will work with students to receive school credit. This internship is unpaid.

How To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and hours of availability either by mail, email, or fax to:

Office of Senator Tony Mendoza
17315 Studebaker Road, Suite 332
Cerritos, CA 90703
(562) 924-4802 fax

For additional information about this internship, please contact the District Office at (562) 860-3202.