Office of Advocacy & Student Representation: Legislative Aide

Contact Information

Name: Samantha Chiang

Phone: 626-374-5186

Email: sychiang@ucdavis.edu

Description

Payrate: Volunteer

Work Study: N/A

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A

Term

Hours per Week: 5-10 Hrs/ Week

Start Date: Sept. 1, 2017

End Date: June 10, 2018

Logistics

Job Number: 0031-2245-2017

Last Date to Apply: Sept. 7, 2017

Purpose

To assist the legislative director and chief legislative aide.

Duties

  • Attend weekly OASR board meetings
  • Make monthly trips to the state capitol, covered by the office
  • Organize lobby visits
  • Conduct bill tracking analysis
  • Deliver lobby tranings

As part of your employment, you are required to subscribe to the ASUCD newsletter.

Skills

  • Knowledge of Google Drive and Calendar
  • Passion for legislative advocacy or a desire to learn
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

All student assistant positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedures for Staff Member (PPSM). See PPSM Policy & Procedures 3, Exhibit A and Exhibit B. Volunteer positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedure Manual 380 – Section 08, Volunteer Services. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.