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    Summary

    Whether you are new to the Federal Government or an experienced professional seeking a career change, you can make history at the National Archives. Our dedicated staff works across a variety of career fields to safeguard the records of the Federal Government - more than 10 billion of them.

    This position is part of the SEATTLE FEDERAL RECORDS CENTER, National Archives and Records Administration. As a Archives Technician, you will be performing tasks which are incidental to reference service, transfers, disposition, retrieval, relocation, refiling, and interfiling of records.

    Visit our Employee Gallery at www.archives.gov/careers to see the kinds of dynamic projects our staff are undertaking. If you want a career where you can see the difference your work makes, then join the National Archives!

    For more information visit: https://www.archives.gov/frc/seattle/

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    Responsibilities

    As a Archives Technician, GS-1421-5, your typical work assignments may include the following under supervision:

    • Providing reference service by searching for, refiling, or interfiling records in any of the records center holdings
    • Handling problem cases and requests requiring a composed reply
    • Providing training and guidance to lower graded employees
    • As directed, batching and distributing work, completing and reviewing task sheet information, and pre-selecting audits
    • Assisting with mail processing and other general office activities as required
    • Working with and providing technical assistance to employees in the proper placement of new transfers, and in the relocation and disposal of records
    • Processing transfer shipments and reporting discrepancies
    • Conducting a quality check to ensure records are properly removed and placed correctly on shelving
    • Indicating completion of shelving on appropriate forms and preparing computer input documentation
    • Ensuring timely and accurate accomplishment of records disposal and assuring that proper witness disposal procedures are followed.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    5

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

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  • Job family (Series)

    1421 Archives Technician

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/475771400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.